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March 9

GTA News

OPP investigating Toronto councillor Justin Di Ciano (

Architect of Yonge-Dundas Square describes it as 'extraordinarily ugly' (

Provincial News

New law to make employers accountable for temp worker injuries (

Innisfil allocates $350K for second stage of Uber public transit (

Advocates question independence of provincial accessibility review (

Policing in Ontario takes 'a large step forward' with sweeping new law (

Ontario PC leadership vote dogged by online election-process glitches (

Inventory slump has real estate markets in a slumber across Ontario (

Federal News

Liberals plan new election rules for foreign, domestic pressure groups (

Finance minister to table pre-election budget that returns Ontario to deficit (

Justin Trudeau, MPP Lisa MacLeod honoured for work to 'change culture' for female politicians (

Ottawa's privacy watchdog wants limits on spies' information collecting powers (

Income-sprinkling tax changes a windfall for government, budget watchdog says (

March 8

Vaughan News

Dufferin-Rutherford townhouses proposed (NRU)

York Region News

Aurora parents, youth want 'real food first' in town recreation facilities (

Stouffville mayor shut out of municipal offices after ethics probes (

GTA News

John Tory wants tougher laws, more money to fight gang-related gun violence in Toronto (

Scarborough residents criticize SmartTrack plan at public meeting (

Mississauga land use policy revisions - malls reimagined (NRU)

Brampton anti-poverty transit proposal - fare discount (NRU)

Peel region sustainable transportation - car alternatives (NRU)

Provincial News

Council remuneration figures released (

Racism one of several contentious issues at Wynne's latest town hall meeting (

Montreal suburb's plan to ban public smoking could do more harm than good, advocate says (

Montreal's $7.8-million homeless strategy includes 'wet shelter' to give people with alcoholism controlled space (

Ontario heading back into deficit in pre-election budget (

Burlington eyes zero carbon footprint - going green (NRU)

Federal News

Viola Desmond takes her place as Canadian civil rights icon with new $10 bill (

Statistics Canada says country's trade deficit narrowed to $1.9 billion in January (

March 7

Vaughan News

Vaughan's Mayor's Nod To Italy's Far-Right Agenda Can't Go Unchallenged (

Vaughan driver's pothole tire blowouts cause her financial grief, stress (

York Region News

Whitchurch-Stouffville mayor docked six months' pay, barred from talking to staff (

Discover the natural world with these science centres in York Region (

GTA News

Court dismisses councillor's request to appeal Toronto's decision on ward boundaries (

Toronto home prices climb on heels of tougher mortgage rules (

City to set new standards for 24/7 drop-ins, warming centres (

Provincial News

'Timid' pay transparency legislation misses the mark, critics say (

Concussion laws passed in Ontario to protect youth athletes (

Federal News

Canada will meet climate targets: Environment minister (

Co-working offices takeover downtown Vancouver (

March 6

Vaughan News

Diamond Schmitt-Designed LiUNA HQs Coming to Vaughan (

York Region news

Stouffville Mayor Altmann vs. United Soils: A brief history (

Women demand to see secret threat assessment on Stouffville mayor (

GTA News

The risks of becoming a Google city (

A high-tech neighbourhood could turn Toronto into a world renown innovation hub (

From hostage training exercises to mobile grocery stores, retired TTC vehicles put to good use (

Toronto-area home prices saw year-over-year drop in February, as number of sales plunged (

Backyard hens get the green light in four wards (

As we watch Amazon, its ‘HQ2’ decision-makers are watching us (

Provincial News

PRESTO Coming to Shoppers Drug Mart Locations Across the GTHA (

Guelph taxi drivers call for level playing field when it comes to ride sharing services like Uber (

Let youth start voting at 16, urges Liberal MPP in private member’s bill (

Ontario to introduce ‘pay transparency’ legislation (

Federal News

Can ride-hailing companies cure medical transportation woes? (

Pipeline shortage forcing crude-by-rail spike (

Scheer off to London with sights set on Canada-U.K. free trade deal (

Public art adds to a neighbourhood's palette (

Halifax's battle of the rising sea: Will the city be ready for future floods and storms? (

March 5

Vaughan News

Kleinburg is a recreational paradise (

Vaughan community members angered by mayor's endorsement of Italian senate candidate (

York Region News

Stouffville mayor's supporters believe he's "the best mayor we've had in years" (

Stouffville mayor faces harsh penalties for refusal to apologize for CSI-style wall (

GTA News

The GTA's population is booming - but not necessarily in the right places (

Toronto's new ward boundaries challenged in court (

Significant change to terms of your job can be grounds for constructive dismissal (

Provincial News

Ontario PCs extend deadline for members to sign up to vote in leadership race (

Experts raise concerns about Ottawa's planned crackdown on drug-impaired drivers (

New parental-leave rules for fathers pose challenges for small businesses (

Federal News

'Water is the new fire,' says the Insurance Bureau of Canada (