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  By Alex Fuller October is Child Abuse and Neglect Prevention Month, and statistics indicate the number of cases of child abuse is on the rise in Ontario. The number of referrals to Children’s Aid...

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Ford absent at bakery launch

September 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Matthew Smith Dozens gathered at St. James Cathedral Parish House on 65 Church St. for the opening of Take This Bread bakery, but there was one person who was absent – Mayor Rob Ford....

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TTC fare hike needs council approval

September 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Sasha Lindsay-Ramnarine The five-cent fare increase approved by the TTC this week is being criticized by some. “The TTC’s fare increase is a Band-aid solution and it’s a really bad solution,” Franz Hartmann, executive...

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TTC names new station

September 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Stacey Thompson Black Creek Pioneer Village will be the name of the future subway station at Steeles Avenue West and Jane Street, according to a TTC report. “The decision was made by the commission...

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Hottest summer in 2012, says Environment Canada

September 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Shylo Adams & Bianca Bykhovsky This year could be the hottest to date in Canada. Humber News reporter Shylo Adams has more on this topic....

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Amateur sports get $205 million boost

September 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Kelly Snider Canada’s largest investment in amateur sport infrastructure has been announced for the 2015 Toronto Pan Am and Parapan Am Games. Combined, the federal government, City of Toronto and University of Toronto Scarborough...

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RIM pins hopes on Blackberry 10

September 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Compiled by Andrew Schopp Research in Motion has placed all its chips on the release of the new BlackBerry 10 smartphone and operating platform. Once the pinnacle of the mobile communications industry, Waterloo-based RIM has...

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Humber Arboretum gets rain garden

September 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Victoria Brown and Jessy Bains Construction of a rain garden in the Humber Arboretum is under way. Arboretum staff said the rain garden will help to keep ice off the path. While there have...

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Henderson’s ’72 goal still tugs Canuck hearts

September 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Chanelle Seguin It happened 40 years ago today, but the impact of Paul Henderson’s 1972 Summit Series goal continues to have a lasting effect on Canadians. “That game got me into hockey,” said Fran...

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University grads returning to college

September 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Helen Surgenor Humber Students may find themselves increasingly surrounded by other students who already have a degree. In the last year alone, the number of students enrolled in post-graduate programs increased by ten per...

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