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Toronto bike lane plan heats up again News

Cyclists in the city upset over bike lane closures By Lisa Gillan A controversial project by Toronto city council continued to create a stir among cycling activists Tuesday. Last year council voted to get rid of the bike lanes on Jarvis Street downtown after ensuring separated bike lanes are put in place not far away

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Winnipeg warehouse full of race car fuel explodes News

By: Claire McCormack Business owners and workers in Winnipeg found themselves watching one of the largest fires ever faced by the city’s emergency services. Sixty-one firefighters and paramedics were on the scene, a press release from the City of Winnipeg said. Jacob Hanuschuk told Humber News he was working at a nearby auto service business

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Vital Signs report says Toronto faring well News

By Ryan Saundercook The Toronto Comunity Foundation has released the Vitality Report for Toronto. COURTESY John Vetterli The Toronto Community Foundation released its Vital Signs report on Tuesday for the city of Toronto, and the situation can apparently be summed up in three words: Not too bad. “The big picture of the report that was

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‘Black Widow’ faces attempted murder charge News

By Erin Eaton Police in Cape Breton have charged a woman known as the “Internet Black Widow,” in connection with the suspected attempted murder of her husband. Millie Weeks, 77, formerly went by the names Melissa Friedrich and Melissa Ann Stewart, according to media reports. Her current husband, Fred Weeks, was hospitalized Sunday, after becoming

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