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Oct. 30
Vaughan News

PowerStream Continues to Be Recognized for Safety & Wellness (

VINTAGE VAUGHAN: Vellore Junior Farmers' Competition (

York Region News

York Region celebrates Markham's transformation (

Small Stouffville street subject of big debate (

What’s up with mail delivery in Richmond Hill? (

Asphalt, concrete plant worries waft into Markham neighbourhood (

GTA News

City making headway in fight against Emerald Ash Borer (

Daycares scrambling to meet new rules (

Brampton council rejects punishment for colleague (

Toronto housing market worries CMHC (

Raccoon distemper cases spike in GTA (

Brampton drives another nail in its own coffin (

Provincial News

Uber Not Just Taking Customers from Taxis - It's Creating a New Market (

Taxi economics report suggests 3 ways for Ottawa to manage Uber (

Taxi bylaw stalled (

Bill to legalize Uber, AirBnb in Ontario passes second reading (

Federal News

Vancouver city council refuses to give a green light to Uber (

Canada Post CEO says switch to community mailboxes couldn’t be stopped immediately (

Oct. 29
Vaughan News

The Redeveloping Future of Copper Creek (

City staff backs proposed Horizon Utilities merger (

The Spectator’s View: Horizon Utilities merger passes muster (

York Region News

Students lose teams, clubs in education labour dispute (

Hurricane Patricia remnants: York Region, GTA under rainfall warning (

Daylight Savings Time ends this weekend (

Markham NHL arena was on thin ice from the beginning, newly released documents show (

GTA News

Consulting on Caledon’s whitebelt future - Guiding growth (NRU)

Travel planning coordination recommended - Walking to school (NRU)

City Continues Work on the EAB Management Plan (

Brampton mayor tries to reverse her LRT vote (

Brampton needs new transit plan, fast (

Provincial News

Conservation Authorities Act review - Seeking consistency (NRU)

Hundreds of ash trees to be cut down this winter in Kitchener (

Ontario sets strict new limits on police street checks (

Province’s bottom line worse off after Hydro One sale, warns Ontario’s budget watchdog (

Ontario mayors urge Trudeau to protect auto sector from TPP deal (

Ontario sets 10-year deadline to end homelessness (

City rethinks $500 bill for mowing 88-year-old woman's lawn (

Federal News

Competition from Uber is improving Montreal’s taxi business (

Use social media to refute social media rumours after calamities, report urges (

Hot Canadian housing market to slow next year, CMHC says (
Oct. 28
Vaughan News

City report recommends Horizon merger (

York Region News

Canada Post suspends community mailbox installations (

Demand for older homes over $2 million climbs in York Region as GTA homebuyers seek to maximize value, says Barry Cohen Group (

Aurora residents miss Canada Post community mailbox cut-off by days (

GTA News

Brampton says no to millions in provincial transit line funding (

Provincial News

Ontario PCs seek to regulate Uber, AirBnB and the sharing economy province-wide (

Pilot project aims to help youth in care avoid jail (

Ontario eyes municipal land transfer tax (

New Ontario law targets sexual violence, harassment in workplaces, schools (

Federal News

City receives legal letter from taxi company (

Via Rail CEO ‘cautiously optimistic’ Liberals will back $4B rail investment (

Justin Trudeau delivers help for Kathleen Wynne’s Ontario pension plan (
Oct. 27
Vaughan News

Windrow clearing woes top complaint, Markham councillor says (

York Region News

Northern York Region MPs, MPPs meet to discuss key issues (

Faster electric charger plugs in to Markham (

Concert in Thornhill helps fight mental illness (

Aurora council may say 'pass the salt' for roads as winter looms (

GTA News

Brampton faces turmoil ahead of LRT vote (

Mississauga makes history by remaking long-lost waterfront (

There’s treasure in those trees destined for the chipper (

Provincial News

Hamilton Cab cuts ties to suspended fleet owner (

Wynne plans to expand tax grab, despite promise (

Federal News

Queen’s Park abuzz over legalization of pot (

Legal pot won’t solve all our problems - just a few of them (

Canada Post puts community mailbox program on hold (
Oct. 26
Vaughan News

City of Vaughan holds back on subdivision agreement until debris pile removed (

Hwy. 27 distribution centre approved (

York Region News

Scammers posing as Immigration Officers target elderly in York Region (

Open house held in Thornhill to examine future transportation needs on Bayview Avenue (

Markham accessibility fair helps 'navigate the maze' (

GTA News

Youth homelessness not just a downtown Toronto issue (

One year in, John Tory has restored peace, but we need progress, too (

Provincial News

Docking pay is a cheap political move, teachers’ union says (

No policy against Ottawa fed public servants getting reimbursed for Uber (

Nursing cuts hurting hospital care in Ontario, union says (

Federal News

Rise of ‘sharing’ services Uber, Airbnb points to a precarious labour climate (

Legalizing pot will be a process of trial and error, U.S. expert warns Trudeau (

Justin Trudeau got help from youth, new voters, social media in election win (

Trudeau takes ‘new approach’ to climate summit (

Trudeau’s electoral-reform pledge will be hard to accomplish, experts say (