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Nov. 6
Vaughan News

VINTAGE VAUGHAN: First air shipment of cattle from Canada (

Boisterous crowd grills proponents of Thornhill plaza redevelopment (

York Region real estate leads way in GTA's best October on record (

Boozy, men-only fundraiser for GTA addiction centre sparks criticism (

York Region News

Students, parks giving dead ash trees new life in Richmond Hill (

Some York Region councillors pushing to have elected chair (

Aurora discusses possible changes to garbage collection contract (

37-unit townhouse project in old Richmond Hill could kill ‘golden goose’ (

GTA News

City’s rough streets getting a little easier for trees (

GTA businesses celebrate 12% drop in energy use in office towers — equal to taking 4,200 cars off the road (

Toronto garbage and water rates set to rise (

Toronto council launches 20-year war on poverty — with funding feuds on the horizon (

Provincial News

Environmental groups hope to nearly double size of the Greenbelt (

Federal News

Rona Ambrose named interim Conservative leader (

Canada’s long-form census is back for 2016 (
Nov. 5
Vaughan News

Vaughan budget: draft document proposes three per cent tax hike (

CABINET ANNOUNCEMENT: Schulte, Sorbara not selected but optimistic they can contribute (

PowerStream Exceeds Electricity Conservation Target by Over 21 Percent (

York Region News

Hydro fee hike may shock York Region seniors, young families (

GTA News

Port Credit Master Plan Mobility Hub A Go (NRU)

Toronto council bans hookah smoking in city businesses (

Provincial News

Municipal acts under review: Revenue Options Needed (NRU)

Building industry weighs in Bill 73 Deputations (NRU)

Federal News

Trudeau sets fresh tone with cabinet ready to tackle thorny issues (

Meet the members of Justin Trudeau’s cabinet (
Nov. 4
Vaughan News

Vaughan's Wellbeing: report reveals troubling trends (

Report: 'Well-being' in Vaughan, Ont. may be declining (

Two sent to hospital after Thornhill house fire (

GTA News

City needs power to tow Uber: Mammo (

Councillor wants city to launch another court injunction against Uber (

Renters’ recycling can get trashed (

Provincial News

Uber says personal vehicles, not taxis, are the real competition (

Waterloo Region taxi bylaw update delayed by overwhelming public feedback (

Drew Dilkens says some local cab drivers want to work for Uber (

London’s other railway holds many lessons for Toronto, Mayor John Tory (

Federal News

Justin Trudeau’s cabinet is the shape of things to come (
Nov. 3
Vaughan News

Study takes hard look at ‘well-being’ of Vaughan (

Moon Festival Celebration in Vaughan ( and

6th Annual Portraits of Giving Arrives in Vaughan ( and

11th Annual Run for Vaughan ( and

Fire Prevention Week - Kickoff Event! (

Thornhill Seniors Citizen Club 25th Anniversary (

Magna pledges $10M donation to future Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital ( and

New King Vaughan Candidate Celebrates In Style (

Official Opening of Father E. Bulfon Community Centre (

New Vaughan-Woodbridge Candidate Celebrates Victory (

Annual Hospice Vaughan Gala ( and

York Region News

Salt is cure for icy winter roads, Aurora says (

GTA News

An absurd solution to a non-compliant basketball net (

Is Uber complying with bylaws? Council wants to know (

Provincial News

Kathleen Wynne’s trade mission heading to California and China (

Ontario to detail plans on high-occupancy toll lanes in December (

Federal News

Liberals to restore mandatory long-form census (

Insurer getting tough on Ottawa Uber drivers (
Nov. 2
Vaughan News

Vaughan: New city strategic plan focuses on service delivery (

Vaughan's 2016 budget talks get underway Monday at City Hall (

York police investigate possible hate crime in Vaughan (

Police investigating after possible anti-Semitic graffiti appears in Thornhill park (

Police investigating possible anti-Semitic graffiti at Vaughan park (

Anti-Semitic graffiti discovered in Thornhill park (

Is Vaughan’s heritage losing out to development? (

Senior of the Year honoured in Thornhill (

Hamilton votes to merge Horizon with other hydro providers (

York Region News

Hidden homelessness growing in York Region (

York Region seniors’ task force: what do older residents need? (

From blood-chilling clinics to spooktacular fun, York residents get into Halloween spirit (

Newmarket to explore Recreation Playbook recommendation (

Newmarket may regulate home-heating propane tanks (

GTA News

Toronto taxis to drop base fare starting Sunday (

Insurer cancelling policies of UberX drivers (

Does 1948 deed let city claim hospital land? (

Make drivers pay to ease congestion, new report urges (

Provincial News

Province taking steps to legalize Uber and other apps (

Windsor taxi drivers fear Uber would mean job losses (

Uber liked better than traditional taxis in Ottawa, research finds (

Federal News

City of Vancouver, province of B.C. at war over taxis (