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Pan Am Torchbearer

Etobicoke's Nathaniel Rojas has been selected as a torchbearer for the Pan Am Games.

Mayor chooses Etobians Nathaniel Rojas and Cynthia Berringer to carry torch on behalf of the city

Two Etobians are among the 16 Toronto residents chosen by Mayor John Tory recently to represent the City of Toronto as community...

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Genealogy with Janice

Calendar of Prisoners for Newcastle Gaol.

GENEALOGY WITH JANICE: Discover the scoundrels, criminals and black sheep in your family tree

No one wants a criminal at the dinner table, but finding one in your family tree can add pizzazz to an otherwise boring list of names and...

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Police in 22 Division seek Mohamed Ahmed, 22.

Catch 22 seeks arrest of Mohamed Ahmed

This week’s Catch 22 most wanted is 22-year-old Mohamed Ahmed. Ahmed is wanted by police in south Etobicoke’s 22 Division charges of:...

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Joseph Workman Park

Nicolai and Jennifer Salcedo play in Joseph Workman park with their children Martin and Laura.

Community comments on proposed Joseph Workman Park upgrade

Joseph Workman Park has half a tilted fence, grass creeping on to the sandy children’s playground, and poor lighting leading to the...

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Shortbread cookies

Sharon Macleod has served as the ‘chief cookie officer’ for Mary Macleod Shortbread since its founder – her mother-in-law – retired in 2010.

Enjoy buttery goodness at Taste of Toronto festival

After 34 years in the cookie business, Mary Macleod Shortbread has more than mastered the art of baking the one part white sugar, two parts...

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Robbie Tournament

Cumberland United Cobras Nadia Alexeev battles against Dixie Athletics Sarita Samsoodeen during the Robbie International Soccer Tournament at Terry Fox Park on Saturday morning. Heavy rains later in the day on Saturday and overnight into Sunday forced the tournament to be 'abandoned' due to sodden fields and unsafe conditions.

Great ‘disappointment’ after Robbie tournament ‘abandoned’ due to heavy rains

For the first time its 49 year history, the Robbie International Soccer Tournament in Scarborough was abandoned because of the amount of...

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Filion arts advocate

Councillor John Filion, left, and Mayor John Tory

Mayor Tory tabs John Filion as Arts Advocate

Willowdale Councillor John Filion is Mayor John Tory’s point-person on the arts. The veteran North York councillor will be Toronto’s...

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Canada Day

The Tamil community float makes its way along the Brimley Road route of last year's Scarborough Canada Day Parade. This year's Canada Day events in Scarborough include a pair of parades, fireworks and community celebrations.

Scarborough’s Canada Day events include parades, fireworks, community celebrations

For many years now, Canada Day events in Scarborough could be counted on not to change much, but that too may be changing. For the 48th...

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Leslieville’s Table 17 offers friendly staff and great dishes that will keep you coming back

When I write about the places I think you will enjoy, I try and do places that have been around for...

Celebrate July with Raspberry Cake Day, Hot Dog Month and Strawberry Sundae Day with a Foodland Ontario Frozen Strawberry Sundae Squares recipe

Summer brings barbecues and celebrations, and this month in particular, we have a lot of food to...

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Any time a dog has surgery there is a risk; it’s a big decision. This got me to thinking; we have a...

Helix Healthcare’s Jesse Hanson offers help to family members watching a loved one suffer with addiction

No one would argue how difficult it is to watch someone you care about suffer with an addiction –...

The Guest List speaks with Regent Park singer-songwriter Steve Harmony about The Journey - A Living History of Regent Park Revitalization

This month, The Journey - A Living History of the Regent Park Revitalization was on stage at the Ada...

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