Tory on Syria
Mayor John Tory announces Friday that he will be helping to sponsor a Syrian refugee family come to Toronto through Lifeline Syria, and urged other...
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Torontonians urged by Mayor Tory to help Syrian refugee families

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Mayor John Tory is urging Torontonians to follow his example and find ways to help Syrian refugee...

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Toronto councillors pushing to get Muzik nightclub’s liquor licence removed

The Muzik nightclub, at the Canadian National Exhibition, should lose its licence to serve liquor say two local city...

City Centre Mirror | by David Nickle
News | Sep 03, 2015

Councillor Mark Grimes won’t have to answer to audit committee about campaign expenses

Etobicoke-Lakeshore councillor Mark Grimes won’t have to face an audit of his campaign expenses, as the city’s Compliance...

City Centre Mirror | by David Nickle
News | Sep 03, 2015

Kensington Market property values making it tough for some small businesses

Green grocers and raw food shops in Kensington Market could see a tax subsidy as a part of a carrot-rather-than-stick...

City Centre Mirror | by David Nickle
News | Sep 03, 2015
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THE CITY: Olympic flame a temptation too great to resist

There are some temptations that are too much for a mayor to resist. Promising a tax freeze, or increases so low they may as...

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News | Sep 02, 2015

Oakridge residents can vote on proposed improvements to communtiy

For the Scarborough neighbourhood of Oakridge, an experiment in “participatory budgeting” comes to a bittersweet end this...

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News | Sep 01, 2015

Scarborough meeting aims to help residents ‘tackle poverty’

A meeting this Thursday aims to recruit Scarborough residents “to tackle poverty and build prosperity.” It could have the...

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Sep 01, 2015

City of Toronto launches web portal to inform residents about changes at Yonge and Eglinton

Given the amount of development proposed around Yonge Street and Eglinton Avenue, there is little surprise there have been...

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Aug 31, 2015

Toronto’s budget chief getting cold feet over 2024 Olympic bid

Toronto’s budget chief is getting cold feet about any 2024 Olympic bid in light of the City of Los Angeles’ interest in...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by David Nickle
Aug 27, 2015

Mayor John Tory says all three federal leaders now promise funding for SmartTrack transit plan

It is looking like a hat trick for Mayor John Tory’s SmartTrack in this federal election. On Aug. 27, Liberal Leader...

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Aug 27, 2015

THE CITY: Reflection on jets and Billy Bishop Airport

After having flown Porter Airlines for the first time this past weekend, there’s no doubt in my mind: Robert Deluce’s little...

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Aug 26, 2015

Toronto Board of Health calls for city to invest $20 million in cycling infrastructure

Toronto’s budget committee is being asked by the city’s board of health to find $20 million to put into cycling...

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Aug 26, 2015

Toronto working group looking into 2025 World Fair

With the buzz from the Pan Am Games having faded, Toronto councillor Kristyn Wong-Tam has her eye on a larger event for the...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by Justin Skinner
Aug 24, 2015

Toronto expects to see nearly $65 million budget surplus

Booming real estate sales, enthusiastic parking-tag issuance and lucky investments are combining with low social service...

City Centre Mirror | Add Comment | by David Nickle
Aug 24, 2015

THE CITY: Doug Ford leading the federal Conservatives is not such a far-fetched concept

Rob Ford thinks his brother Doug should take a shot at the federal Conservative party leadership. This should not really...

Beach Mirror | Add Comment | by David Nickle
Aug 24, 2015

Grimes asks for more time to respond to election expenses compliance audit request

Ward 6 Councillor Mark Grimes is asking for more time to address a request for a compliance audit of his 2014 election...

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Aug 20, 2015

THE CITY: Transit not Toronto’s only federal election issue

There’s a federal election coming up on the distant horizon. For now, the talk on Toronto airwaves is about criminal...

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