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Dec. 9
Vaughan News

700-unit high-rise project at GTA’s SmartCentres Place announced (

Graduating class of 2016 Directors Education Program (DEP): Canada’s leading program for directors (

York Region News

York parents demand accused trustee step down (

GTA News

John Tory defends road toll plan: If you have a better idea, let’s hear it (

Toronto Community Housing moves funding to address budget gap (

TTC to complete Presto switch by 2018 (

Police budget cuts won’t jeopardize safety, Tory says (

Doug Ford violated Toronto city council’s code of conduct, watchdog rules (

Provincial News

CUPE sues Kathleen Wynne, two ministers to halt sale of Hydro One (

Ontario introduces ‘historic’ changes to child-protection laws (

Ontario government cracks down on health care sex abuse (

Ottawa may have to pay for carbon credits to meet climate targets (

Federal News

Trudeau not overly eager to talk health care (
Dec. 8
Vaughan News

Vaughan councillors OK affordable housing building on Woodbridge Avenue (

York board probing trustee over alleged racial slur (

GTA People: Stephen Collins (NRU)

York Region News

Richmond Hill community centre - traffic jam (NRU)

'Significant' snowfall could hit northern York Region: Environment Canada (

Business owners bring up 'confusion' over permit parking system (

Non-union town staff to get raise after compensation review recommendation (

GTA News

Taxpayers could foot $200K bill for new city hall fitness centre (

Program allows people with disabilities to retain precious independence (

Community Benefits program on track to create hundreds of local jobs (

East Toronto meeting on accessible housing project booked at inaccessible venue (

Better rental housing a step closer for tenants (

Toronto mayor pledges to protect pedestrians after 24 hit by cars in one day (

Provincial News

Kathleen Wynne will co-operate with John Tory’s toll plan (

Patrick Brown's road map to profit from road tolls (

Ontario Passes Legislation to Create More Affordable Housing for Families (

New Ontario child protection law will give kids a say (

Halton 2017 operating and capital budget - responding to growth (NRU)

Laneway housing in Hamilton - gentle density (NRU)

As taxi permit value drops, Quebec looking at ways to help drivers (

Federal News

Pan-Canadian climate plan won't include emissions specifics (

Dec. 7
Vaughan News

[VIDEO]: Chief Larry Bentley talks about fire risks during the holidays (

[VIDEO]: Deputy Fire Chief Deryn Rizzi shares fire safety messages with CP24 (

Vaughan exploring feasibility of developing off-leash dog park west of Hwy. 27 (

Shocking statistics accompany holiday season safety message (

York Region News

More GO Train Service for Families in Toronto and York Region (

Costs for Markham's anti-horn program increases to $6.2M (

Proposed driving school regulations being discussed at Newmarket meeting (

Sidewalk installation breaks town's bylaws, Clarinet Lane residents say (

GTA News

Toronto voters will pass judgment on road tolls, Mayor Tory says (

Council must close $91 million budget gap as staffing and services cuts recommended (

Another year of grinding it out on the budget front (

Toronto police union launches controversial PR campaign to fight budget cuts (

Provincial News

Tories urge premier to reject toll proposal (

Federal News

Uber to resume operations today in Calgary under newly amended bylaw (
Dec. 6
Vaughan News

Giving the gift of Christmas in Vaughan (

York Region News

York Region District School Board chair replaced amid system-wide racism allegations (

Markham eyes 3.46% tax increase for 2017 (

Richmond Hill community wins temporary freeze on development (

GTA News

GTA, Hamilton greenhouse gas emissions could be slashed through shuttles, ride-sharing: report (

Metrolinx ‘not satisfied’ as Presto system hit with more technical glitches (

Provincial News

Province commits to accessibility plan (

Get money from Queen's Park for budget ideas to improve province (

Year-round weekend Barrie GO trains ‘important step’ to full service (

Federal News

Liberals’ electoral reform survey silent on alternative systems (

Liberals roll out survey to measure public on voting reform (
Dec. 5
Vaughan News

New vision proposed for Thornhill's Promenade area (

York Region News

Embattled York school board faces crucial vote (

Allegations of systemic racism in York Region school board prompt human rights complaint (

Service set to begin at the new Gormley GO Station in Richmond Hill (

GTA News

Toronto transit: How to make ‘the better way’ the viable alternative way (

How John Tory went from calling tolls ‘highway robbery’ to crusading for them (

Ranked ballots voted down for Toronto election, which may feature money from local ‘Super PACs’ (

Residents concerned development will negatively impact heritage of Sunshine Valley (

Provincial News

Queen's Park rejects boycott, divestment and sanctions movement (

Federal News

Trudeau urges police to ‘enforce the law’ on marijuana (

Canada cannot ‘sit back’ in a dangerous world, Justin Trudeau says (

Canada’s national wealth has been stagnant for decades, too reliant on oil and gas (