John Katsuras and Laura Prentice

John Katsuras and his wife Laura Prentice. John, a prolific restauranteur who died from cancer in September of 2014, was the founder of Danforth Avenue’s Lolita’s Lust and the Chinchilla Lounge. The popular restaurant announced it would be closing in late July of 2016.

Bumble Bee Count

Friends of the Earth Canada is calling on local residents to help scienctists learn more about bees by joining the Great Canadian Bumble Bee Count.

Sexual assault investigation

Liberito Panaga, 50, of Guelph faces sexual assault charges in connection with an incident at a Graydon Hall Drive and Don Mills Road apartment building. Police are concerned there may be other victims.

University Womens Club

Members of the University Women's Club of North York participated in the Walk a Mile in Her Shoes fundraiser on May 12, 2016 to help fight violence against women. The campaign raised $3,000.

Hurricane Hazel

Hurricane Hazel caused trees and other debris tp accumulate at this bridge, creating a dam. When the debris gave way, construction material, trees, at least one tractor and other debris were washed out into Lake Ontario.

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