Ethan Faria

Ethan Faria became infected with Haemophilus influenzae (Hi) type B, and underwent amputation of both legs below the knees, his right hand, as well as three fingers and his thumb on his left hand.

Future of hospitals

John Ronson, a member of the province’s expert panel on Scarborough and West Durham hospitals, speaks to residents during a public meeting Wednesday at the St. Paul’s L’Amoreaux Centre in Agincourt. The eight-member panel has until mid-October to write its recommendations on the future of the area’s hospital services.

V FINA World Junior Swimming Championships

Canada's 4X100 freestyle mixed relay team wins the gold medal today at the junior world swimming championships in Singapore. From left to right: Taylor Ruck, Penny Oleksiak, Markus Thormeyer and Javier Acevedo.

Tamil Fest

The Tamil Fest street festival slated for Aug. 29-30 on Morningside Avenue between Finch Avenue and Nielson Road in Scarborough will include fare such as hoppers served plain, right, with an egg, left, and with coconut milk.

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