Doug Ford tells federal environment minister to back off on Greenbelt: ‘This is our jurisdiction’
thestar.com · 5 days ago
Dougie replied pretty quickly to that one. Seems like his developer buddies that are bankrolling him are really tightening the screws.
Suspect arrested after TTC employees chased with a syringe, Toronto police say - Toronto
globalnews.ca · 7 days ago
City has zero control over and zero solutions for what's going on right now. It's quite sad.
Confessions of a shoplifter: As food costs soar and self-checkouts multiply, more people are stealing — and they’re not sorry
thestar.com · 4 days ago
The wealth of billionaires is the accumulated wage theft of generations.
Left-leaning councillors question John Tory on plan to add police on TTC
thestar.com · 2 days ago
This isn't shouldn't be about "political leaning". Asking for full transparency on scope, costs and funding should always be the norm, no matter the nature of the proposal.
Some real estate markets in Southern Ontario are already crashing — with price drops of more than 30%
thestar.com · a day ago
Middle of nowhere... Food deserts... Transit under-developed... Medical services out of reach... Poor school rankings... and they're asking how much? Ah... they're asking you to forgo a 2 person salary, all your savings and your...
Woman in her 20s stabbed multiple times on TTC streetcar, female suspect arrested
thestar.com · 8 days ago
This was posted 3 hours ago but all comments start 6 minutes ago. So, it tooks the mods 3 hours to "approve" it under their new "curated crime collection" rule....
A ‘precedent-setting’ decision rules encampment clearing would violate Charter rights
thestar.com · 2 days ago
If this holds, cities will likely start to reduce their liability. We see this in the American cities, that they’ll start entering into more public/private partnerships for public spaces, implement operating...
Exclusive club in Toronto fined $35K for telling man with autism he required supervision at all times
toronto.ctvnews.ca · 5 days ago
Ha crap, I was a member here for 20 years and I had an incident 10 years ago with Robert Herjavec from dragons den. He left his blackberry in the gym,...
Union Station subways and buses diverted during rush hour after reports of a person with a knife
cp24.com · 19 hours ago
They also redirected buses from Kipling this morning "due to police activity"
Toronto to deploy 50 security guards on TTC property amid rash of violent incidents
cp24.com · a day ago
Contract security guards are not the answer. The company they choose will ultimately not be able to deploy guards who can safely handle situations on the TTC. The guards will end...
Tory calls for national summit to address ‘mental health crisis’ playing out on Toronto streets
cp24.com · 7 days ago
that's what we need, a summit in 6 months and then a list of recommendations 18 months later.
'Despicable': Two TTC employees reportedly attacked by group of youths on bus
toronto.ctvnews.ca · 8 days ago
Before more reports or people commenting about the need for mental health awareness. This particular “incident” isn’t a mental health issue- it’s a shitty parenting issue.
Family slams 'unconscionable' actions of TD Bank after 95-year-old woman withdraws $10K in scam
cp24.com · 11 hours ago
From the Government of Canada website: >Can I still make decisions for myself if I grant someone a power of attorney? > >As long as you are mentally capable, you can continue to...
A glimpse of the future of Toronto’s housing developments
thestar.com · 3 days ago
Consider that all around the cluster at Main and Danforth are vast expanses of lowrise buildings, including street after street of houses with front and back yards, and that most...
Toronto tenants were told they could move back in after renovations. 3 years later, they're still waiting
cbc.ca · 5 days ago
Lol this fucking building. I know people who worked on the reno and it was something else.
Toronto is putting aside millions for World Cup 2026
thestar.com · 8 days ago
You know who needs our scant tax dollars in this budget crunch? The poor? The homeless? Our collapsing infrastructure? No! One of the most wealthy and egregiously corrupt organizations on the face of the...
Debate on new taxes, fees could be on horizon as Toronto's fiscal struggles loom large
cbc.ca · 2 days ago
You know the old saying "Death and Taxes, the only certainties in life". We should add incompetent government to that going forward.
How organized crime has mortgaged or sold at least 30 GTA homes without owners' knowledge
cbc.ca · 9 days ago
So I guess the banks have no responsibility in all this? 'C'mon down to the bank and if you can convince one of our half wit employees you own a home....YOU...
Man arrested after police release video of violent purse snatching at Broadview Station
cp24.com · 6 days ago
failure to comply with a judicial release and failure to comply with a probation order. What a surprise....
It's been 5 years since the bread price-fixing probe started. We still don't have any answers
cbc.ca · 10 days ago
We won't. They made massive amounts in profits and paid out a tiny bit in gift cards if you were lucky enough to get one. That's all that...