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No Andrew Wiggins on Pan Am Games team

Canada won't have star rookie Andrew Wiggins on Pan American Games team

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20 Canadian athletes to watch at Pan Am Games

20 Canadian athletes to watch at Pan American Games

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Thrill of Grill

Jean-Marc Maheu grills up some corn on the kob for guests visiting his booth at the 2014 Thrill of the Grill event on Saturday afternoon. The 2015 event is taking place on the Bloor Street Viaduct in conjunction with the Pan Am Torch Relay celebrations.

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As we begin July events in Toronto, there's lots of culinary experiences to enjoy a pair of 'Taste' festivals, the kick-off of...

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Healthy eyes

Preventing infection and injury can be simple if you avoid these bad habits that can hurt your eyes.

6 bad habits that are hurting your eyes

"Don't sit so close to the television...you'll hurt your eyes!" No adult living today would have escaped hearing this oft-repeated warning.

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Back to work

Councillor Rob Ford speaks to reporters at City Hall after being discharged from hospital to begin his recovery at home. His doctor this week gave him the all-clear to return to work for a few days a week.

Rob Ford to be back at city hall sooner than expected

Rob Ford will be back at city hall a little earlier than expected. The councillor for Ward 2 Etobicoke North and former mayor is...

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Christ Church

Anglican Christ Church Mimico, built in 1889 and located on the east side of Church Street (now Royal York Road), just north of the CN tracks.

ETOBICOKE HISTORY CORNER: Christ Church Mimico is the oldest Anglican congregation in Etobicoke

The founding of Christ Church Mimico has been established as 1827 when it was recorded for posterity that the four children of John and...

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Mother and daughter

Mary Thorton and her daughter Diane Dupuy have been working together at Famous People Players since Dupuy founded the company in 1974. Thorton said it all started with playing with puppets at home.

Mary Thorton, matriarch of Famous People Players, continues to inspire

Sitting in the bustling, jazz-filled dining room in front of a plate of her authentic Italian lasagna, Mary Thorton quizzes, “What’s a word...

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Hey! Good Lookin’

Jillian Rees-Brown, left, and Jorie Morrow have co-written and co-star in Hey! Good Lookin’, a Toronto Fringe Festival play about two estranged sisters’ coming to grips with their elderly mother’s declining health.

Hey! Good Lookin’ brings taking care of elderly loved ones to the Fringe stage

A made-in-the-Upper-Beach production will be featured during this year’s Toronto Fringe Festival. Co-written and co-starring longtime...

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URBAN HEROES

Urban Hero award winner, the Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation, includes members Mike Chuang, Jennifer Liao, Shu Lee, Theresa Liao, Mei Shen Lee, Stephanie Liao, Middle Row; Tina Feng, Peggy Lin, Sophia Liao, Mei Hoogendoorn and Meggie Chi. Back Row; Yaoming Wang, George Wong, Mike Wang, David Tang and Jung-Ching Kuo.

Buddhist foundation aims to create a ‘more loving society’

The Buddhist Compassion Relief Tzu Chi Foundation may be an international organization, but in Toronto, it has a local heart. More than 100...

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Denton robbery

Toronto police investigate on the scene of a robbery at the rear of 30 Denton Avenue Thursday night. A male victim was transported to hospital with serious injuries. Initial reports said the man was stabbed, but police now say he was robbed and struck in the head.

Man in hospital after he was robbed and struck in the head near Victoria Park and Danforth

A man is in hospital after he was robbed and struck in the head in the Victoria Park and Danforth avenues area late Thursday, July 2....

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