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Parents rally against city for removing toys from Gledhill Park

WATCH ABOVE: Toronto parks and recreation staff are being criticized by parents for clearing a local park of secondhand toys. Mark McAllister reports.

TORONTO — Parents in East York are criticizing the city’s Parks, Forestry and Recreation department after a local park was cleared of secondhand toys. 450 more words

Politics

Councillor Norm Kelly tops 100k Twitter followers

WATCH ABOVE: Kelly says he created his twitter page with the idea of having fun with the social media account.

TORONTO — For a humble city councillor, Norm Kelly has an enormous fan base; the newly minted social media star has now amassed over 100,000 followers on Twitter… 378 more words

News

Short fare taxi refusal blamed in death of Muzik nightclub shooting victim

WATCH ABOVE: Reports say a friend of Muzik shooting victm Ariela Navarro Fenoy claims she would still be alive had they not been refused a short ride by a number of taxi drivers. 676 more words

Crime

Toronto to notify public when untreated sewage sent into Lake Ontario

WATCH ABOVE: Toronto will now be forced to notify the public when sewage is bypassed into Lake Ontario. The city hopes to work with province on plan that could be adopted elsewhere in Ontario. 176 more words

Politics

Change On Church

The long-feared re-development of Church Street has begun. A pivotal property between Crews and O’Grady’s has changed hands. Long a parking lot, the property at 512-516 Church St. 152 more words

Urban Life

Norm Kelly a big winner in Twitter Battle of Toronto

WATCH ABOVE: Councillor Norm Kelly has gotten a lot of attention after getting involved in Canadian rapper Drake and Meek Mills Twitter feud. But it doesn’t stop there: Kelly has a growing list of followers, over 82 thousand. 226 more words

Politics

Media Works: A Labour Rights and Reporting Handbook

On April 29th, the CWA Canada Associate Members, the National Campus and Community Radio Association and the Canadian University Press launched the Media Works Project which includes… 36 more words

Writing