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Man seriously injured after stabbing in north Scarborough, 18-year-old in custody: police – Toronto

A man has serious injuries after a stabbing in north Scarborough Monday morning, Toronto police say. Police said they were called to the area of Steeles Avenue East and Ashcroft Street, west of Brimley Road, shortly before 6 a.m. There were reports of an altercation and stabbing. Police said a man was rushed to hospital … Read more

Overnight fire damages popular Fahmee Bakery in Toronto’s east end – Toronto

The owners of a popular family-owned bakery in Toronto’s east end say they are devastated after an early-morning fire that damaged their business. Toronto Fire Services said that at around 4:23 am Thursday, a fire broke out at Fahmee Bakery near Brimley Road and Alexmuir Boulevard that primarily targeted the roof. No one was injured … Read more

School bus company, union reach tentative agreement to avoid strike – Toronto

A tentative agreement has ended a threat of strike action by some 500 Scarborough school bus drivers this week. Unifor Local 4268 said in a statement Wednesday that it had reached agreement with school bus operator Stock Transportation. The union represents drivers that serve routes for school children with disabilities. Stock Transportation said Unifor represents … Read more

United Church to transform its properties into rental apartments

David Constable and Marianne McKenna of KPMB Architects inside St. Luke’s United Church in Toronto on April 28.YADER GUZMAN / The Globe and Mail The line for the food bank stretched out for half a block in downtown Toronto. Scores of people stood patiently along the sandstone façade of St. Luke’s United Church, all waiting … Read more

3 injured in stabbing at Scarborough Town Center Mall, 14-year-old boy in custody – Toronto

Toronto Police are investigating after a stabbing at a Scarborough mall left three people with injuries. Police said officers received reports of a stabbing inside Scarborough Town Center Mall at around 6:30 pm on Tuesday. Toronto Police Const. Alex Li told reporters that there was a fight between two groups inside the mall. When officers … Read more

Student stabbed outside Scarborough high school

A male student was stabbed outside Birchmount Park Collegiate Institute on Monday afternoon, shortly after school ended for the day, according to a letter sent to parents by school principal Brian Hill. The student was taken to hospital by paramedics but was “not seriously injured,” the letter said. Toronto Police are investigating and believe three … Read more

Nearly 100 rail workers at Toronto’s Union Station could soon go on strike

Nearly 100 workers who are primarily responsible for train control and signal maintenance along the Union Station rail corridor could walk off the job just after midnight tonight. The employees, who are all members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, submitted a 72-hour strike notice over the weekend and will be in a legal … Read more

Charges laid after man is sexually assaulted at job sites in Toronto and Peel

A 33-year-old man has been charged in connection with multiple sexual assaults in Toronto and Peel Region. According to investigators, the male victim met another man on a Facebook page entitled “Latinos in Toronto” and was offered a job cleaning commercial buildings. The 23-year-old was taken to a number of addresses by the man, where … Read more

Snow in Toronto: Southern Ontario getting spring storm

A spring storm hitting southern Ontario, which is expected to bring up to eight centimeters of snow by Tuesday, is causing messy conditions on the roads. Environment Canada issued a winter weather travel advisory on Monday for most of southern Ontario. The Greater Toronto Area is expected to receive between four and eight centimeters of … Read more