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Dec. 8

Vaughan News

Media Advisory - Prominent Vaughan family pledges transformational gift to help build Mackenzie Vaughan Hospital (

Parent parking at Thornhill's Baythorn Public School upsets crossing guard (

York Region News

Stouffville council slammed for questionable expenses (

GTA News

Calls continue for integrated fare between TTC and local transit agencies (

Metrolinx enhances privacy policy for Presto fare card (

New Airbnb rules will ban Toronto owners from offering up basement apartments (

Text from TTC CEO contradicts public statements on subway memo (

Toronto council approves action plan to confront anti-Black racism (

Provincial News

Planning for a public emergency? Don’t follow Ontario’s example (

Drivers Worry Legal Marijuana Will Impact Road Safety: Survey (

Federal News

Nova Scotia accepts arbitrator's decision for wage hikes for civil servants (

Climate framework rubber to meet road (

Trudeau fails to come back from China with the trade talks he wanted (

Dec. 7

Vaughan News

Woodbridge plaza redevelopment proposed (NRU)

Vaughan Centre tower proposed (NRU)

Approval recommended for Maple development (NRU)

This is what the new TTC subway map looks like (

Some Ontario municipalities push back against retail cannabis stores (

Montreal massacre commemorated in Toronto amid social media calls to end gender-based violence (

York Region News

Whitchurch-Stouffville Governance - ballot question coming (NRU)

Town of Newmarket defends spending on holiday cheer, staff appreciation (

East Gwillimbury 1 of the safest communities in region, says YRP (

GTA News

Bike lane design allows for hearse parking (

Council rejects request to study whether Scarborough subway is good value for money (

Text from TTC CEO contradicts public statements on subway memo (

Toronto council unanimously supports Indigenous office (

Toronto to open 400 shelter spaces, but won't ask for armouries to be opened to homeless (

'That's downtown thinking!' Councillor Maria Augimeri and MP Adam Vaughan clash on their blind date (

Provincial News

Highlights from the Ontario auditor general's 2017 annual report (

Burlington downtown precincts - finding a balance (NRU)

Hamilton entertainment facilities - tipping point (NRU)

Intensification by the GO - Grimsby grows (NRU)

Federal News

Marketing and packaging of legal marijuana a balancing act for government (

Dec. 6

Vaughan News

10 things you should know before you take Vaughan subway Dec. 17 (

Vaughan fire chief receives leadership award from fellow Ontario chiefs (

York Region News

Richmond Hill Mayor Dave Barrow just says no to recreational marijuana sales in his town (

King Township water rate increasing 11.5% in 2018 (

GTA News

Is the Scarborough subway good value for money? (

Council authorizes look at tunneling Eglinton LRT (

Federal News

B.C. sets 19 as minimum age to smoke marijuana (

Trudeau, Chinese Vice Premier strike similar note on trade openness at business summit (

Dec. 5

GTA News

Toronto council to this week set regulations for short-term rentals like Airbnb (

Is rent control making Toronto's vacancy squeeze worse? (

Vision Zero Network slams Toronto's proposed donations program for road safety (

How Patrick Brown would change Toronto transit plans (

Toronto home prices dip in November as new listings surge (

Provincial News

Ontario small-business owners raising prices to cover minimum wage hikes (

Province to give Toronto $25.6 million for bicycle infrastructure (

Federal News

Tougher mortgage rules could shut out 50,000 potential home buyers a year: report (

Canada, China free-trade talks fail to launch (

Dec. 4

Vaughan News

Detached home or condo? Vaughan comes up with a compromise (

York Region News

Clock ticking on future of GTA West corridor as update due in 60 days (

Richmond Hill's Bradstock Park revitalization gets funding in 2018 (

Udder confusion surrounds fate of cow-on-stilts (

GTA News

King St. pilot project has slashed streetcar travel times, statistics show (

Mayor John Tory to push for 400 new spots for Toronto’s homeless (

Neighbours take street safety into their own hands (

Provincial News

COUNCIL NOTEBOOK: A piece of Grey Cup glory (

Builder rebate to encourage Ontario market rental construction (

Federal News

Many hot topics debated in day two of Capital Budget talks (

Regina mayor says taxis, Uber will be treated 'fairly' (

Trudeau kicks off China visit with tourism pitch, boost for Mississauga company (

Federal government willing to give more pot tax revenue to provinces to help municipalities (