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Peel Region garbage strike officially ends News

By: Persis Abraham Peel Region is encouraging residents to leave their garbage out after a strike involving 140 garbage collectors ended on Friday. The Peel Region twitter account announced the strike ended early in the morning. The Waste collection strike is over – a deal has been reached with the union. More details to come

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Peel garbage collectors on strike, affecting thousands News,Politics

By: David Tuchman Close to two thirds of households in the Peel region won’t have their garbage picked up on Thursday, as garbage collectors in the region went on strike. Talks between the union representing the workers and Emterra Environmental, the contractor responsible for about 60 per cent of garbage collection in the Peel Region,

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Blue Jays need to score runs early, often against Cleveland, analysts say News,Sports

By Jesse Bonello Toronto Blue Jays analysts say the team needs to score runs early, and often, in the American League Championship Series against the Cleveland Indians. The ALCS begins on Friday night at Progressive Field in Cleveland. The two teams are a pretty even match-up. The Jays have a slight edge when comparing the

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Unifor, GM Canada reach contract agreement Uncategorized

By: Lindsay Wadden Unifor and General Motors of Canada came to a tentative contract agreement late Monday night just before a strike deadline. The four-year contract covers roughly 4,000 autoworkers and will include signing bonuses, wage increases and lump-sum payments. The deal also secures investments for the GM distribution center in Woodstock, Ont. “There’s a future in Oshawa for

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