Cracking Down On Public Sex Only Fuels Stereotypes

Will Goldbloom | Posted 11.16.2016 | Canada Living
Will Goldbloom

Over the last few weeks, while dressed in plainclothes -- though they promise it was work-related -- police officers approached certain individuals in Etobicoke's Marie Curtis Park and signalled that they were interested in getting it on. Project Marie represents the historical clash between so-called family values and gay fun that has been an endless source of discrimination and homophobia.

Starbucks Order-Ahead Service Coming To GTA Stores

CBC | CBC | Posted 10.06.2016 | Canada Business

No more standing in line for that latte.

Toronto Bus Crash Injures 11

CBC | Posted 05.20.2015 | Canada

Eleven people, including at least one who was severely injured, were taken to hospital Friday after a public transit bus and an SUV collided in Toro...

Power Outages Across Toronto

CBC | Posted 01.24.2015 | Canada

Toronto Hydro is reporting multiple power outages across the city Monday morning. According to the utility's website, there are ongoing outages in ...

The Great Toronto Dream Is at Stake on October 27

Marcello Cabezas | Posted 12.23.2014 | Canada Politics
Marcello Cabezas

The city we love is at stake, and one wonders if our city ever dreamed we would arrive at such a critically defining moment. We are often referred to...

Toronto Is Suffering From Some Growing Pains

Hassan Arif | Posted 04.11.2014 | Canada Politics
Hassan Arif

Toronto is a dynamic city and an emerging global hub. However, for all its success, Toronto is facing pressures from its rapid growth, as the city aspires to realize its full potential.

Rob Ford's Friend Offered Pot For Phone: Report

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

A newly published report says that Toronto Mayor Rob Ford lost his cellphone earlier this year.  His friend Alessandro Lisi attempted to get back t...

SIU Probes Etobicoke Police Shooting

CBC | Posted 12.05.2013 | Canada

The provincial Special Investigations Unit is probing a police shooting that sent one man to hospital.  Around 7:40 a.m., police responded to call ...

Occasional Driver Arrested

CBC | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

Alessandro (Sandro) Lisi, Toronto Mayor Rob Ford’s friend and occasional driver, has been charged with possession and trafficking of marijuana, poli...

How the Rob Ford Story Became More About the Media

Mitch Wolfe | Posted 08.12.2013 | Canada
Mitch Wolfe

A funny thing happened on the way to the Rob Ford lynching. The Media became the story. The hunter became the hunted. The investigator became the investigated.And the messenger, was caught, red-handed and left-handed, writing the message.Instead of simply delivering it.

We Hope Our Day in Court Will Help Eliminate Election Fraud

Stephen Thiele | Posted 12.27.2012 | Canada Politics
Stephen Thiele

As the lawyers who represented Borys Wrzesnewskyj in his contested election application, the four to three Supreme Court of Canada decision to uphold the election result in Etobicoke Centre was, of course, disappointing. Hopefully the decision of the Supreme Court will lead to real and meaningful electoral reform which will reduce or eliminate the issues that led to this application. While the majority decision acknowledges that "imperfection" and "uncertainty" are a part of the electoral process, Elections Canada should always strive to eliminate them.

Did Elections Canada Mislead The Supreme Court?

CBC | Posted 09.23.2012 | Canada Politics

Liberal Borys Wrzesnewskyj is not waiting for the Supreme Court's decision before firing another volley in his battle over last year's election in Eto...

Enbridge Fined For Fatal Gas Explosion

CBC | Posted 02.15.2012 | Canada Business

Enbridge Gas Distribution has been fined $700,000 in connection with an Etobicoke explosion that killed seven people in 2003. The natural ...