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The Toronto 2015 Pan Am/Para Pan Am torch relay kicks off with Toronto celebrations on Saturday.

TORONTO EVENTS: 8 things to do this weekend (May 29-31)

It's finally here – the Pan Am torch! Saturday, the arrival of the Pan Am torch downtown and its attendant celebrations headline...

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The 9 most influential Canadian films

The 9 most influential Canadian films

The 9 most influential Canadian films

    1. In the Labyrinth The multi-screen production by the National Film Board was a hit at Expo 67 in Montreal and...

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Pan Am Games Organizing Comitee chairman David Peterson, right, speaks to a performer at XVII Pan Am Games 'Toronto 2015' torch lighting ceremony on May 25 in Teotihuacan, Mexico.

Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games Torch Relay

The TORONTO 2015 Pan Am Games Torch Relay takes place over 41 days, visiting more than 130 communities beginning May 30 before making its...

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Body-worn video camera

Const. Christian Philipp displays his body-worn video camera during the unveiling Friday at police headquarters on May 15 of the Toronto Police Service pilot program introducing the devices to daily use.

Ontario Human Rights Commission says it did not ‘partner’ with Toronto police on body-worn cameras project

The Ontario Human Rights Commission is taking issue with a Toronto Police Service press release that says they partnered on the body-worn...

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Ranked Ballots

Provincial Minister of Municipal Affairs and Housing Ted McMeekin announces a review of the Municipal Elections Act 1996 at the Centre for Social Innovation on Thursday, May 28. The review could see ranked ballots implemented in municipal elections by 2018.

Ranked balloting could get green light in time for next Toronto municipal election

Ranked ballots could be coming to Toronto, perhaps as soon as the next municipal election, thanks to measures being taken by the Government...

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A TTC subway train travels on the Bloor-Danforth line in this file photo. More debate on the Scarborough subway extension from Kennedy station could be in Toronto Council's future.

‘Something’ is going to have give in Scarborough subway costs, says councillor

Questions about new routing and escalating costs associated with the Scarborough subway could lead to yet another debate about subways...

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Ken Valvur

Ken Valvur, owner of Ontario Spring Water Sake, in his brewery in the Distillery District Thursday afternoon, May 28, during the Kampai Toronto sake festival.

Kampai! Toronto sake festival growing in popularity each year

You sit in a dark Japanese izakaya after work with your usually conservative colleagues from work. One of your peers notices your glass...

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Teepa Snow

Teepa Snow will be a guest speaker at The Caregiver Show on Saturday, May 30, at Centennial College's Progress Campus. The show opens at 10 a.m.

The Caregiver Show on this Saturday in Scarborough

Recognizing the rewarding and stressful role of caregivers to those with dementia is among the aims of this Saturday’s The Caregiver Show...

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