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laid back catching rays

Yesterday afternoon was perfect for a stroll along the boardwalk.  I hadn’t been in that part of the city since the flooding occurred earlier in the spring.  171 more words

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Mayor Tory assesses damage to the Beaches after heavy rainfall

Mayor John Tory toured part of Woodbine Beach to survey the damage caused after two days of heavy rain in the city.

“It’s Mother Nature at work,” Tory told reporters as he walked along the beach. 342 more words

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Ashbridges Bay beach undergoing repairs after rainstorms flood coastline

City crews are working to re-establish portions of Ashbridges Bay beach following a series of damaging spring rainstorms that ravaged the coastline this month.

“We had three successive storms that caused a substantial amount of damage to not only the boardwalk, in and around the Leuty Lifeguard Station, as well as ponding out at Ashbridges Bay,” James Dann, the city’s waterfront parks manager, said. 277 more words

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'Are you Terry Fox's brother?": Irish-born amputee runner hears that question often in Toronto

by Michael Linennen, Centennial Journalism

Patrick Doyle has the same disability as Terry Fox, except his right leg was amputated due to a workplace accident in 2013, after heavy machinery fell on him and left him in coma. 449 more words

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