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David Nickle: THE CITY
Feb 23, 2017 | Add Comment | North York Mirror

It's time to make the case for Toronto's fiscal needs to feds, province

When Toronto Council debated its budget last week, Mayor John Tory felt like the loneliest mayor...

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Editorial | Feb 16, 2017

EDITORIAL: Rotary hockey drive for First Nations kids is a story worth sharing

Stories of crime, tragedy and hate often dominate the headlines and while it’s our job to accurately report on these events,...

Etobicoke Guardian
Opinion | Feb 02, 2017

EDITORIAL: Provincial politics scupper a good Toronto toll policy

Cowardice. That’s the only word to describe Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne’s about-face last week, scuttling Toronto...

Beach Mirror
Opinion | Jan 19, 2017

EDITORIAL: Toronto needs to fix its too-low property tax problem in 2017

Toronto’s budget committee has heard from 230 members of the public concerned about the city’s operating and capital budget...

Bloor West Villager
Editorial | Jan 12, 2017

EDITORIAL: Reform to Toronto police welcomed with hope, skepticism

The City of Toronto is preparing for some substantial changes on a number of fronts. Budget consultations are underway and...

City Centre Mirror
Editorial | Jan 05, 2017

EDITORIAL: Shining the spotlight on the stories that matter

In a city as large, diverse and ever-moving as Toronto, covering the news can often feel like a drop in a bucket. There’s so...

City Centre Mirror
Opinion | Dec 29, 2016

EDITORIAL: Getting at gridlock might be John Tory's defining achievement

There are few issues that have seized Mayor John Tory’s attention as consistently and intensely as this one: the trouble of...

Parkdale Villager
Dec 22, 2016

EDITORIAL: Don't ruin your life, or the lives of others, by driving drunk

The holidays are a time of year for family gatherings, evenings out with friends and reminiscing about the year that was,...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment
Dec 15, 2016

EDITORIAL: As gracious hosts, let's not disappoint Syrian families now

For many Syrian refugees who now call Canada their home, things must finally be settling in. For many who came in the first...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment
Dec 08, 2016

EDITORIAL: Council mustn't be timid when it comes to highway tolls

Road tolls used to be unthinkable and next week at Toronto Council they'll be up for debate. Councillors shouldn't shirk...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment
Dec 01, 2016

Let love and kindness guide you this holiday season

So much has been debated about how we wish someone well during the holiday season. ‘Put Christ back in Christmas!’ are...

Etobicoke Guardian | Add Comment
Nov 17, 2016

EDITORIAL: Students won't survive without lessons on how to be money smart

This year, for the first time, the total amount of household debt owed by Canadians surpassed the country’s entire gross...

Etobicoke Guardian | Add Comment
Nov 03, 2016

EDITORIAL: Halfway through the term, Mayor Tory shines as a peacemaker

It has been just a little over two years since John Tory became Toronto’s fourth mayor, and there are certainly reasons to...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment
Oct 27, 2016

EDITORIAL: Safer streets are the responsibility of both drivers and pedestrians

In a few days our streets will be full of miniature ghouls, princesses and witches, excitedly going door-to-door to fill up...

Etobicoke Guardian | Add Comment
Oct 13, 2016

Ontario's education system must set students up for success

When we’re young we make a lot of mistakes — big ones, little ones, and some that can be life altering. Unprotected sex...

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Sep 29, 2016

EDITORIAL: Toronto needs to build hope to end youth violence

“Just think first” was the message delivered at an anti-violence seminar for youth held in Toronto last week. Unfortunately,...

Scarborough Mirror | Add Comment
Sep 08, 2016

EDITORIAL: Need for food banks continues to grow

The week of Sept. 19 to 23 has been designated as Hunger Awareness Week in Canada, and it’s a time for all residents to...

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