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Jan. 20
Vaughan News

WATCH: Vaughan 2016 year in review and looking ahead to 2017 - Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua on Newstalk 1010 (Newstalk 1010)

Five things to do this weekend (Vaughan Citizen)

Miller Thomson LLP opening new law office in Vaughan Metropolitan Centre (

Meet the condo: ICONA Condominiums in Vaughan (

P.E.I. takes aim at outlaw motorcycle gangs setting up in province (

York Region News

Richmond Hill Liberal MP Majid Jowhari sparks controversy over Iranian activities (

Stouffville to adopt code of conduct, hire integrity commissioner (

Request to toss significant fire dollars from Georgina's 2017 budget (

GTA News

Big city mayors to demand cash for social housing (

Plan for massive nightclub on Toronto’s waterfront alarms residents (

Late business hours of city businesses make streets safer (

Hovercraft service from Toronto to Niagara-on-the-Lake proposed (

Tory defends east-end garbage privatization (

Mayor John Tory to return to Los Angeles to court movie and TV business (

Provincial News

Ontario MPPs salary freeze won't be lifted before 2019 (

Federal News

Prominent Canadians urge Trudeau to act on electoral reform pledge (

Complaints filed over Trudeau’s French answers to English questions (

Cities should be more realistic about homelessness: report (

Soaring land values in Vancouver spark a ‘property tax revolt’ (
Jan. 19
Vaughan News

Spadina subway extension to Vaughan on track for completion in 2017: TTC (

City of Vaughan Design Review Panel Agenda (NRU)

Thornhill Townhouses Proposed (NRU)

Approval Recommended or Kleinburg Subdivision (NRU)

Stouffville to adopt code of conduct, hire integrity commissioner (

Lights will stay on at Barrie's PowerStream operations centre (

York Region News

Improving Connections (NRU)

Stouffville councillors defer giving themselves a raise (

GTA News

City watchdog asked to investigate misleading briefing note on Scarborough subway (

City staff recommend looking into privatizing garbage collection in Scarborough (

Councillor questions mayor's plan to add child-care subsidies while cutting grant (

TTC ridership flatlines, officials warn agency may not meet 2017 goal (

Semi home prices soars 62% in two years (

Provincial News

Premier Kathleen Wynne pledges more relief on hydro bills (

Ontario proposes to boost water bottling fee by $500 per million litres (

Shaping Barrie’s Future (NRU)

Setting Standards (NRU)

Greenbelt Boundary Minor Changes (NRU)

Federal News

Pension plan funding conditions expected to ease in 2017 (
Jan. 18
Vaughan News

Vaughan mulls over water, wastewater rate hike plus new stormwater charge (

City exploring options for management of Uplands Club in Thornhill (

Simcoe and York residents will save through hydro merger: Barrie mayor (

York Region News

Activate Aurora teaches more than 300 physical literacy through play (

East Gwillimbury Sports Complex gets federal grant for dehumidifier (

GTA News

Gripes about the TTC are well-founded, but the future looks brighter (

Failing Presto fare gates madden passengers (

Bloordale gets fitted with new bike racks (

Provincial News

Ontario special orders licence plates to meet high demand (

Federal News

Canada’s mayors pushing federal government for housing, transit cash (

Got a question about the law? There’s a site for that ... (

Conservative MPP accuses Liberals of secrecy on how businesses get government funding (
Jan. 17
Vaughan News

Mayor Maurizio Bevilacqua on Newstalk 1010 talks about the Vaughan Advantage and new developments in Vaughan (

'Alectra' Unveiled as New Electric Utility to Serve Nearly One Million GTHA Customers (

Enersource, PowerStream, Horizon, Hydro One Brampton set to flip the switch on massive merger (

Hamilton residents won't notice much difference in new electricity merger (

PowerStream, three other utilities to merge (

Horizon Utilities becomes Alectra creating second largest municipally-owned utility in North America (

York Region News

York region organization wants your extra bedrooms for homeless youth (

Food-handler bylaw in York Region aims to prevent food poisoning cases (

GTA News

Mississauga skyline to change (

Condo rents see biggest jump on record as Toronto’s housing squeeze spreads to high-rise (

Provincial News

Town of Oakville removing ash trees from woodlands to eradicate emerald ash borer (

Federal News

Canadian companies falling behind in global sustainability ranking (

Ottawa reaches health-care funding deal with territories (

Jan. 16
Vaughan News

Asphalt blues (

York Region News

York region school board doing everything it can to tackle racism, chair says (

GTA News

Legalized skating on Grenadier Pond a small win for Torontonians (

Toronto’s hot housing market spills over to condo rentals (

Provincial News

Ontario drivers with unpaid speeding tickets to be denied licence plates (

If you can't beat them, licence them: Hamilton set to regulate Uber (

Ontario eyes stronger protections for workers who get sick on the job (

Ontario economy growing at 2.6 per cent (

Federal News

Parliament’s conflict-of-interest watchdog opens first-ever investigation into a PM’s activities (

Beaver’s genome mapped out to help celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday (