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Dec. 22

Vaughan News

Throwback Thursday: Vaughan Metropolitan Centre (

King Township: 5 things to look forward to in 2018 (

Take a look at the stunning public art in Toronto’s new subway stations (

York Region taxpayers off hook for road tax in 2018 (

York Region News

Governments provide $7M to help human trafficking survivors rebuild lives (

Richmond Hill residents want to park vehicles in front yards (

YRT/Viva service holiday hours take effect Dec. 22 (

GTA News

Toronto students invention aims to solve lead in water issue (

Metrolinx cuts Bombardier vehicle order by more than half (

Provincial News

Alstom to build Metrolinx LRT cars in Toronto (

Ontario natural gas rates changing Jan. 1 (

Province launches home renovation rebates to fight climate change (

North York industrial bakery facing environmental charges wins planning appeal (

Federal News

Trudeau should reimburse cost of his Bahamas trip to taxpayers, opposition says (

Broker predicts banks will soon renew call to sell insurance in branches (

Climate change a major issue for forestry planning heading into 2018 (

Dec. 21

Vaughan News

First subway stations for York University and the City of Vaughan to transform transit and future development in the region as part of the Spadina line extension; Will improve transit access, generate development opportunities (

TTC rolls into York - density coming (NRU)

Worker injured at new building under construction near Vaughan subway (

2017 GTHA year in review - reforms enacted (NRU)

Spirit of Giving: Vaughan actor shares heartbreak, offers hope (

York Region News

YRT/Viva service holiday hours take effect Dec. 22 (

Council votes to keep 'Swastika Trail' name (

GTA News

Young leaders demand more than 'status quo' budget at Toronto city hall (

Foreign-buyer home purchases dropping in Toronto region (

City to open Better Living Centre as shelter for homeless (

Provincial News

Conservation authorities act - modernizing roles (NRU)

Ontario Disability Coalition says children being left behind (

Federal News

Confusion, frustration greet Liberals' pension plan for disabled veterans (

Home prices to cool in 2018 as rates rise, mortgage rules hit (

Dec. 20

Vaughan News

UberPool rolls out in Markham and Vaughan (

A Major New Highway Could Soon Run Through Mississauga (

Where are the loos on Line 1? (

TTC to explore U-Pass for Toronto’s postsecondary students (

Millions spent on art at 6 new TTC subway stations (

Ontario politicians challenge auto insurance on postal code pricing (

YRT BRT at VMC: Vaughan Gets a Fast Link to Downtown Toronto (

Provincial News

Wynne wants to ‘level the playing field’ for Ontarians (

Federal News

Home prices to cool in 2018 as rates rise, mortgage rules hit: poll (

Trudeau Rules Out Canada Day For Marijuana Legalization (

Many cannabis users aren't convinced that marijuana causes impaired driving: survey (

Dec. 19

Vaughan News

Toronto-York subway extension is now officially open (

Opening Day: Toronto's Newest Subway Stations Draw Crowds (

TTC riders time out new commutes on newly minted Line 1 subway extension (

Toronto's Line 1 subway extension takes TTC into Vaughan (

Changes ahead for St. Catharines Hydro (

19th Annual GTHA Rankings (NRU)

York Region News

2 York Region schools score funding for 54 licensed child care spaces (

GTA News

Can Toronto council better reflect the city's diversity? (

Mississauga Completes Opening of Final Station along Bus Rapid Transitway (

Mississauga council moves to halt transit talks with GTAA (

Pearson Regional Transit Hub (NRU)

Provincial News

Change will come slowly despite OMB reforms (

Ontario to open end-of-life care facility for Toronto's vulnerable and homeless (

OMB Reform Becomes Law (NRU)

Excess Soil Management (NRU)

Transportation Policy Statement (NRU)

Federal News

Liberals make surplus disappear with new carbon-pricing plan (

Quebec to invest $44 million into modernizing taxi industry (

Dec. 18

Vaughan News

WATCH: BT Toronto -- Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua boards TTC Line 1 Train for the first ride

WATCH: BT Toronto -- Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua cuts ribbon to open TTC Line 1 Extension at the VMC station

WATCH: City News interview with Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua about the TTC Line 1 Extension and the VMC

WATCH: CP24 -- TTC Line 1 Extension opening ribbon cutting, Dec. 15, 2017

WATCH: CP24 Nightside -- TTC Line 1 Extension opening ribbon cutting, Dec. 15, 2017

WATCH: CP24 Live at 5 -- TTC Line 1 Extension opening ribbon cutting, Dec. 15, 2017

WATCH: CTV News Toronto -- TTC Line 1 Extension opening ribbon cutting, Dec. 15, 2017

WATCH: CBC Toronto News -- the trip to Vaughan, Dec. 15, 2017

WATCH: The Canadian Press -- TTC Line 1 Extension opening ribbon cutting, Dec. 15, 2017

WATCH: CityNews -- Mayor cuts ribon to open TTC Line 1 Extension_12-17-17

WATCH: Drone footage of new subway stations -- CTV News Toronto_12-15-17

Toronto subway extension to York Region now open for rides (

Go North, Yonge Man: What to see and do now that the subway stretches to Hwy.7 (

TTC subway trains carry 1st riders to Vaughan as Line 1 extension opens (

Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension officially opens to public (

After delays, cost overruns, and tragedy, a subway to Vaughan is complete (

Spadina extension has been in the works for decades (

Entire TTC system will be free Sunday to celebrate new Line 1 extension (

TTC to be free Sunday in honour of new Line 1 subway extension launch (

Take the TTC for free on Dec. 17 (

Ride the TTC for Free on December 17 (

Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension opens this weekend (

Toronto-York Spadina Subway Extension reduces gridlock and commute times (

Trudeau, Wynne mark opening of Toronto-Vaughan subway extension ( and,,,

Largest Subway Expansion in Decades Connects Toronto to Vaughan (,,,

‘Twas the week before Christmas: Subway comes to York Region this weekend (

New $3.2B subway extension will improve ‘life for hardworking people,’ Trudeau says (

Trudeau makes case for legal pot stores: 'We need to protect our kids' (

'A triumph for Vaughan': First subway ride from VMC in works since 1985 (

York Region Transit changing service for new TTC subway line (

Premier Wynne says province working on subway extension to Richmond Hill (

PM Justin Trudeau cuts ribbon to open Vaughan subway station (

Toronto-York subway extension is now officially open (

Trudeau takes part in Toronto-York Spadina subway ribbon-cutting (

Justin Trudeau joins premier, mayor at TTC line 1 extension opening (

Line 1 University Subway Finally Busts Outside Toronto's Borders (

York Region News

York Region faces criticism for being statutory holiday grinch (

York Region holiday-hours bylaw creates ‘political hot potato’ (

GTA News

Three seats being added to Toronto council for the 2018 election (