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Nov. 25
Vaughan News

Highway toll plan prompts anger, sense of inevitability, from 905 politicians ( and

Think tank C.D. Howe Institute gives Toronto “F” on budget process (

Debate over Dufferin and Centre streets development ( and

The new KPMG building is a flagship office in Vaughan’s new downtown core (Vaughan Citizen)

Events and 5 things to do this weekend (Thornhill Liberal)

Cycling team rolls out plan to support Mackenzie Health Foundation (

Walking the talk: pedestrian crossovers (

York Region News

Richmond Hill twins with Israeli city of Netanya (

Georgina's town buildings need millions in repair: consultants (

Ontario Making Daily Commute Easier for York Region Families (

GTA News

Mayor Tory’s road toll pitch praised as bold move (

Toronto tolls could ease gridlock, but only if done right, experts say (

Five places on Toronto’s radar as it mulls road tolls (

Have your say on the future of Old City Hall (

Liquor sales, licence plates among tax targets for Toronto’s city manager (

Mississauga's Neighbours Unhappy With its Missing Link (

Provincial News

Kathleen Wynne could pay political price for Toronto tolls (

The new corruption of Ontario politics (

Too early to tell impact of cap-and-trade in Ontario: financial watchdog (

Federal News

Proposed renovations to 24 Sussex could cost four times assessed value of $9.67 million (

Monsef says she’s heard no concerns on political parties’ big data operations (
Nov. 24
Vaughan News

Thornhill school dealing with ‘higher than usual’ absences due to suspected norovirus (

York Region News

2 York Region girls trying to make a change in the world (

Aurora proposes procedural changes to encourage public participation (

GTA News

Toronto Mayor John Tory to call for road tolls on DVP, Gardiner Expressway (

John Tory set to back tax on hotels, short-term rentals (

Tory once called road tolls ‘highway robbery’ (

Report details plans for low-income Toronto transit fares (

Tory ally rejects Toronto Hydro privatization (

Brampton set for another round of sweeping management cuts (

Provincial News

The new corruption of Ontario politics (

Charter challenge of Ontario child support law gets green light (

Ontario vows to clean up Grassy Narrows river system (

Council Approves Proposed Changes to Taxi By-Law (

Metrolinx slapped with new spending, oversight rules (

Federal News

Liberal government to introduce bill to reform Canada’s election laws (

Alberta moves away from electricity deregulation as it enters green power era (
Nov. 23
Vaughan News

King-Vaughan MP pushes to have June made National Italian Heritage Month (

Savour the flavour of wines produced in York Region ( and

Fil-Canadian marching band plays on at 36 (

Ryerson group makes prototype of eco-friendly home (

York Region News

Emmerson to run for York Region chair in 2018, Taylor out, Jones iffy (

York board needs action plan on racism, Islamophobia, education minister demands (

GTA News

Mayor Tory's comments spark debate about TTC fare evasion (

Toronto mayor backpedals on shaming transit cheats (

Mystery solved in the case of the missing transit revenue (

On transit, Toronto’s leaders refuse to pay their way (

Proposed budget cuts will hurt city's most vulnerable, advisory groups tell Mayor Tory

Provincial News

Ontarians’ carbon footprint still ‘dangerously large,’ warns environmental commissioner (

Federal News

Small municipalities unlikely to benefit from infrastructure bank, Morneau hints (

Urgent action needed on resolving housing crisis, advocates say (

Federal Liberals’ new vaping bill targets kids, smokers hoping to quit (

Alberta returning to partial regulation of electricity market (
Nov. 22
Vaughan News

WATCH: Launching the CP24 CHUM Christmas Wish in Vaughan CP24

uReport: Annual Hatsquerade held in Vaughan a sold out success (

York Region hospitals make strides on ER wait times (

Madison's Real Towns Coming to Vaughan's Lebovic Campus Drive (

York Region News

Markham debates changing council meeting times to the morning (

New King Township bylaws govern loitering, smoking, ATV use on roads, parks (

GTA News

Developer withdraws proposal to use school playground for construction (

TTC approves 10 cent fare increase (

John Tory sees savings in contracting out more garbage collection (

Provincial News

Ontario’s finance minister launches budget contest for $3M in new spending (

Hydro rate relief will not include return of 10 per cent discount: Wynne (

Kathleen Wynne presses reset button with an apology (

Ontario Energy Minister sought ‘benefits’ to run for Liberals, prosecutor says (

Federal News

Report on Canada’s national housing strategy released (

We have a duty to use new media subversively (

Trudeau attended cash-for-access fundraiser with Chinese billionaires (

Controversial Vancouver property sale promises affordable housing (

Canadians’ quality of life lags economic growth, index shows (
Nov. 21
Vaughan News

WATCH: Wake Up Call with Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua (CP24)

Mackenzie Health to preview Vaughan hospital design, smart tech features (

SantaFest in Vaughan features 'mind-blowing' surprises (

York Region kids immerse themselves in virtual world (

The poor are moving into million-dollar plus homes (

York Region News

Newmarket hospice will provide care for terminally ill in York Region (

GTA News

Activists march to get housing recognized as a right (

Bike lanes eyed as loading zones for those aiding the disabled (

Torontonians support Rail Deck Park: poll (

Let's hope Mayor Tory doesn't take easy path to re-election (

Toronto budget committee approves increases to water, garbage fees (

This grassroots movement is fighting the power of Canadian city council incumbency (

Provincial News

Premier Kathleen Wynne promises to win back Ontarians’ trust, calls high electricity prices her ‘mistake’ (

Federal News

Trudeau’s Senate appointments spark debate on political allegiance (

Ottawa releases climate strategy, says Canadians may not realize scope of problem (