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David Nickle: THE CITY
May 21, 2015 | Add Comment | Beach Mirror

THE CITY: Gardiner Expressway debate must address costs

The debate over the future of the Gardiner Expressway could turn out to be a very interesting...

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News | May 21, 2015

FRONT ROW CENTRE: Stage Centre brings ‘Harvey’ to life in North York

Harvey, a capricious comedy by Mary Chase, has been delighting audiences for more than 70 years. The current presentation by...

North York Mirror | by Mark Andrew Lawrence
News | May 21, 2015

BUT SERIOUSLY: All eyes, and feet, on the $50-million jackpot

To join the office Lotto Max pool or not to join. That’s the question. The jackpot stands at $50 million for the fifth week...

York Guardian | by Jamie Wayne
News | May 14, 2015

BUT SERIOUSLY: Memories of Mom and a very special date

I was watching the Blue Jays/Red Sox game in a sports bar with a youngish group from work last Friday night and at the end...

York Guardian | by Jamie Wayne
News | May 14, 2015

NORTH YORK ARTS IN BRIEF: Check out ‘Harvey’ at Fairview Library Theatre

Opening tonight is Stage Centre Production’s version of the Pulitzer Prize-winning comedy Harvey. The play, which...

North York Mirror
Transit | May 14, 2015
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TOinTRANSIT: Vintage streetcars to stay off the tracks this summer

If you were looking forward to hopping on the TTC’s vintage streetcar fleet this summer, get ready for some bad news....

Beach Mirror | by Rahul Gupta
News | May 14, 2015
David Nickle: THE CITY

THE CITY: Doug Ford keeps limelight on family while Rob recovers from surgery

There was good news for the Ford family at Mount Sinai Hospital this week: Rob Ford, father, son, husband, city councillor...

City Centre Mirror
May 11, 2015

THE CITY: Council’s leadership needs to be realistic about its transit goals

Toronto has a long and storied history with infrastructural folly. We’ve thrown in with money pits like SkyDome, backed...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment | by David Nickle
May 07, 2015

THE CITY: Tory needs to have the austerity talk

At the start of the whirling vortex of chaos (otherwise known as the May meeting of Toronto Council) next year’s budget...

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May 06, 2015

FRONT ROW CENTRE: Take a journey to ‘South Pacific’

The songs of Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II never wear out. Their 1949 show South Pacific offers one of their most...

North York Mirror | Add Comment | by Mark Andrew Lawrence
May 04, 2015

THE CITY: Mayor John Tory takes on the taxi industry debate at Toronto and Region Board of Trade breakfast

Mayor John Tory got off to a rousing start this morning at the Toronto and Region Board of Trade. His May 4 breakfast...

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Apr 30, 2015

THE CITY: Sheppard LRT delay has this councillor thrilled

Jim Karygiannis, the new councillor for Scarborough-Agincourt Ward 39, had what to outsiders might seem a novel reaction to...

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Apr 30, 2015

NORTH YORK ARTS IN BRIEF: Welcome spring with a musical feast

It’s time to take a spring fling!
Onstage Production hosts a musical feast of songs from Broadway to jazz and beyond....

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Apr 30, 2015

BUT SERIOUSLY: Stanley Cup fever from coast to coast

On the coldest day in December, or the hottest day in July, there’s always one thing, guaranteed to bring a little...

York Guardian | Add Comment | by Jamie Wayne
Apr 29, 2015

Team Canada uniforms for Pan Am Games all red, white and black

The Toronto Star's Vinay Menon says our athletes will look like ultrapatriotic hip hop stars ready to keep it real in bright...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Vinay Menon
Apr 27, 2015

THE CITY: Councillors need to get real about costs of Scarborough subway extension and how to pay for them

Realistically, there is not a circumstance in which a majority of councillors would take another look at the Scarborough...

InsideToronto.com | Add Comment | by David Nickle
Apr 24, 2015

BUT SERIOUSLY: Sad Leafs fan seeks to discover his smile

Mario, a long-time Leaf fan who has been down in the dumps since the NHL draft lottery Saturday night, called Sunday evening...

York Guardian | Add Comment | by Jamie Wayne

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