Raising the Village in Oakridge

Samuel Hearne Middle School Principal Sohail Shaikh and Oakridge Junior Public School Principal Heather Groves stand in front of a new artificial playing field between the schools on Tuesday, March 21. The City of Toronto's Raising the Village gives Scarborough's Oakridge neighbourhood the highest score for "inequities" in raising children under 12, but Groves and Shaikh say the children, supported by a Parenting and Family Literacy Centre and other initiatives, enjoy lots of parental involvement and happiness.

MetCap tenants march

Parkdale tenants protest in mid-March over landlord MetCap's decision to raise rents. Toronto Council voted March 29 to enact a new bylaw requiring landlords to register with the city.

Tim Hortons debit is down

Customers are reporting on social media that debit and credit card machines are down at Tim Hortons restaurants Wednesday, March 29.

City Hall Meeting

Toronto's chief planner, Jennifer Keesmaat, answers a question from Councillor Josh Matlow (Ward 22) during city council discussion on the Scarborough subway line Tuesday, Mar. 28. Toronto Council voted 26-18 to advance the subway extension.

Hillary Hartley Twitter page photo

“I am so excited to join an incredible team of passionate people, with wicked digital skills, who are working hard to create change and bring user-focused design and internet-era way of working to government,” Hartley wrote of her pending move to Ontario. “I am so excited to join an incredible team of passionate people, with wicked digital skills, who are working hard to create change and bring user-focused design and internet-era way of working to government,” Hartley wrote of her pending move

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