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August 21
Vaughan News

Fantino ‘diametrically opposed’ to Justin Trudeau’s platform (

CariVaughan Brings A Taste Of The Caribbean To Toronto’s North End (

Top play parks for kids in York Region have soft surfaces, dinosaur bones (

Vaughan ready to host national U-15 boys baseball tourney (

Community campaign raising money to get Newmarket homeless woman an apartment (

York Region News

Drab Thornhill bridge now boasts colourful mural (

Georgina park, ice pad get federal funds (

Any changes to Georgina's recreational vehicle bylaw won’t happen for months (

GTA News

Toronto’s leaders ignore the big picture (

Torontonians favourable towards Uber, survey finds (

Councillor Mark Grimes's campaign spending questioned (

Provincial News

Premier Wynne makes recreation funding announcement in Newmarket (

Ontario high school teachers reach tentative deal with province (

Ottawa residents ready for change in taxi industry, survey finds (

Montreal mayor unveils new image, safety measures for taxi industry (

Federal News

Court challenge slams new Citizenship Act as ‘anti-Canadian’ (

Lawyer plans charter challenge to Nova Scotia’s anti-cyberbullying law (

Margin of error - Gauging voter intentions has never been easy (
August 20
Vaughan News

Community responds to Vaughan family in need (

Legal battle pushing Vaughan homeowner into poverty (

York Region News

Newmarket planning phone survey on recreational vehicle rules (

Special Olympics event testing local interest (


Toronto must do better for people with disabilities (

Caledon on GTA West route - Agricultural impacts (NRU)

Commercial and industrial property tax rates - GTHA business taxation (NRU)

Challenges in Clarington - Aging in place (NRU)

Provincial News

OSPCA raids raise questions about transparency, accountability (

Municipalities more concerned with Wynne than Harper (

Small businesses worried about the impact of Ontario pension plan (

Ontario public high school teachers and province reach deal (

New provincial disaster recovery program (NRU)

Drinking water protection (NRU)

Federal News

Canada’s carbon moment has arrived (

Justin Trudeau promises flexible workplace hours (

Ottawa challenges First Nations over finances (
August 19
Vaughan News

Please open on your desktop: 680 news reports on fall and winter recreation programs for the City of Vaughan (680 News)

Woodbridge LCBO part of beer sales pilot program (

York Region News

Northern York Region pegged for significant growth, despite restrictions (

Aurora council seeks say on community mailbox locations through permit process (

Newmarket council approves new retirement residence in principle (

New Markham temple rises above NIMBY negativism (

GTA News

GO proves a winner during Pan Am Games (

Family furious over park incident (

Provincial News

Kathleen Wynne pitches better co-operation with Ottawa to AMO (

‘Most racist city in Canada’ to host race relations summit (

The Spectator’s View: Social housing crisis needs better partners (

Ontario failed duty to consult First Nations on Hydro One sale, chief says (

Federal News

Leaders turn campaigns toward the environment (
August 18
Vaughan News

Pools, community centres offer relief from heat in Vaughan (

York Region News

Alliance says GTA West corridor not in public’s best interest (

GTA News

Councillor fluffs his feathers on Twitter (

Provincial News

City golf courses face the ash tree epidemic (

Ontario scraps criticized disaster relief program (

Ontario municipalities complain about incremental downloading, plead for provincial cash (

Saint John councillors push for parking crackdown (

Federal News

Thomas Mulcair promises to spend $30 million more on tourism (

Harper touts home-ownership gains (
August 17
Vaughan News

Vaughan’s Wiggins key to Canadian Olympic basketball hopes (

York Region News

East Gwillimbury lawn sign pilot aims to slow down drivers (

York Region wants you to beat the heat (

Motion to make York Region chair elected coming this fall (

'Blocked' CBC comedian launches Twitter campaign at Stouffville MP (

GTA News

Plastic fibres in Toronto pool highlight gaps in maintenance oversight (

Conservative MP’s flyer violates election rules, Liberal opponent says (

Oshawa family facing $250 ticket for basketball net (

Provincial News

Montreal mayor jackhammers foundation for unauthorized community mailbox (

Snow removal cleanup to get more city oversight (

Waterloo bylaw would regulate Uber and others (

Critics say government should pay air ambulance bill after hospital cuts (

Federal News

Search engine bias could sway elections, new research suggests (