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David Nickle: THE CITY
Sep 11, 2014 | Add Comment | Beach Mirror

THE CITY: Rob Ford needs to take care of himself first and foremost

Oh, Rob. Words at this time are hard for anybody, when tumours, the spectre of cancer, are on...

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Business | Sep 11, 2014

BUSINESS IN BRIEF: Social media and other web services for small businesses

The Barbara Frum branch of the Toronto Public Library is hosting a session demonstrating free and low-cost services to help...

North York Mirror
News | Sep 11, 2014
The Music Man

FRONT ROW CENTRE: ‘The Music Man’ a family favourite

The Civic Light-Opera Company’s new permanent home at the Zion Cultural Centre on Finch Avenue East proves to be up to the...

North York Mirror | by Mark Andrew Lawrence
News | Sep 11, 2014

BUT SERIOUSLY: Trying to follow in Jose Bautista’s ‘gone yard’ steps

I don’t catch all the Blue Jays games, but it sure seems like every time I do tune in, Jose Bautista has just “gone yard.”...

York Guardian | by Jamie Wayne
News | Sep 11, 2014
David Nickle: THE CITY

THE CITY: Ford, Tory make better Dungeon Masters than transit planners

I never pegged Rob Ford and John Tory as the kind of kids who played a lot of Dungeons and Dragons in high school. Tory is...

Scarborough Mirror
News | Sep 08, 2014
David Nickle: THE CITY

THE CITY: John Tory’s caught a whiff of victory in the race to the mayor’s seat

John Tory has come a long way — and it’s not just the recent couple of polls that have fairly convincingly put him in first...

Scarborough Mirror | by David Nickle
News | Sep 05, 2014
David Nickle: THE CITY

THE CITY: Olivia Chow lays it all on the table with land transfer tax gambit

Politics is a gamble. Voters place their bet on election day, when they put their tax dollars on one candidate or another...

Scarborough Mirror
Sep 05, 2014

TOinTRANSIT: Adjusted bus, streetcar service with new school year

With the start of the school year, the TTC has adjusted bus and streetcar service on several routes. Beginning this...

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Sep 04, 2014

ARTS IN BRIEF: Bare Bones and Up Front presents indie music to North York audiences

Toronto Centre for the Arts presents Bare Bones and Up Front for a second year. The eight-week indie music series will be...

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Sep 04, 2014

BUT SERIOUSLY: A long list of funding promises for city

“Please tell me it’s not September already.” It’s comforting that the word “please” always introduces the phrase, but –...

York Guardian | Add Comment | by Jamie Wayne
Aug 28, 2014

THE CITY: Pennachetti operated smoothly through turbulent times

Six years ago, Joseph Pennachetti came to the job of Toronto city manager abruptly and definitively. David Miller, mayor at...

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Aug 28, 2014

TOinTRANSIT: Councillor wants McNicoll bus garage approved

A TTC board member is imploring city council to quickly approve a planned bus garage on TTC-owned land near Kennedy Road and...

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Aug 28, 2014

BUT SERIOUSLY: Your back-to-school questions answered

Q. My daughter is entering Grade 1, her first day of school. The tension is palpable. I’m anticipating a very emotional...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Jamie Wayne
Aug 25, 2014

THE CITY: What went wrong with Karen Stintz’s mayoral bid?

Anyone surprised at Karen Stintz’ departure from the mayor’s race last week can’t have been attending very many Stintz press...

York Guardian | Add Comment
Aug 21, 2014

THE CITY: Toronto feeling ‘threatened’ by raccoons

What do you want to do about the masked intruders trying to dump out your green bin? David Shiner, a North York...

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Aug 21, 2014

BUT SERIOUSLY: On the trail of cotton candy at The Ex

I’m just on my way out the door to head down to The Ex and I’m a man on a mission. It occurred to me that after all these...

York Guardian | Add Comment | by Jamie Wayne
Aug 21, 2014

TOinTRANSIT: Union Pearson Express trains arrive for testing in Toronto

The first Union Pearson (UP) Express trains have arrived in Toronto for testing. Reaching a top speed of 145 kilometres...

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