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Feb. 15


York Region News


Richmond Hill council delays decision on Indigenous land acknowledgement at meetings (

GTA News

Etobicoke asks city to increase funds for Toronto EMS, public housing (

Google’s Sidewalk Labs plans massive expansion to waterfront vision (

Toronto’s failed bid to land Amazon’s second HQ is looking smarter after New York loses campus: observers (

Climate Change Alters Municipal Role and Responsibilities (

Provincial News

Ontario launches $40 million strategy to help keep auto jobs (,

Federal News

Quebec moves to create universal kindergarten for 4-year-olds (

Feb. 14

York Region News


What does environmental protection mean in East Gwillimbury? (


Ontario city ‘living lab’ for IoT applications (


GTA News


Toronto's noise bylaw gets a rethink (


Ontario, Toronto release framework for deal to upload city’s subway to Queen’s Park (,


John Tory announces electrical inspection blitz for highrises (,


Toronto could double number of dedicated youth spaces for $3.25 million (


How a budget with less money for repairs could leave Toronto ‘rusted out, leaky, cracked, broken’ (


Google sister company hires former Toronto councillor for Quayside project (


Provincial News

GO Transit struggling to meet on-time targets (


Ontario considers making large emitters pay for pollution if standards exceeded (


Premier Ford to unveil 'auto plan' (


Federal News

MP Marco Mendicino and MP Glen Motz take a shot at gun regulations on their ‘blind date’ (


Feb. 13


Vaughan News

Maintaining Funding Levels: Investing in Resiliency (NRU)

Stoney Creek Towers: Density on the Horizon (NRU)

Transit-Supportive Development: Urban Expansion (NRU)

Gateway to Vaughan: Density Issues (NRU)

York Region News

'New government, different way': York Region wants more GO stations (

Markham Snow and Ice Festival sculptures wow crowds on first day of event (

What’s Going On Here?: Vince’s Market expands in East Gwillimbury (

East Gwillimbury residents could pay $94 to $114 extra in taxes (

Richmond Hill OKs $43.9M capital budget to fund roads, parks, community centres (

York school boards defend choice to remain open during winter storm (

GTA News

Falls officials want to bring Canadian commuter train across the border (

What we know (and what we don’t) about the TTC subway upload (

Toronto mayor tells Amazon to come north if it’s rethinking New York for ‘HQ2’ (

Sales tumble, but average Brampton real estate prices remain mostly stable over 2018 (

Ontario, Toronto release framework for deal to upload city’s subway to Queen’s Park (

GTA school boards take unusual step in declaring snow day (

Provincial News

Government of Canada investing in safety at the Hall Beach Airport (

Young families scrimp to own homes in Canada’s big cities, report finds (

Federal News

Quebec facing strong opposition to new bill restricting cannabis consumption (,

Parliamentary Budget Officer lowers federal deficit projection by $3 billion (,

Quebec Education Minister acts on promise to give kids more recess (

Feb. 12

Vaughan News


Z103.5 Winterfest Clip (Z103.5)

Mayor Bevilacqua bids farewell to former Finance Minister Michael Wilson (OMNI Ora Qui)

Vaughan Winterfest (Omni Ora Qui)

Track ready for record-breaking roller coaster at Canada's Wonderland (

York Region News

Newmarket protesters sound alarm on education cuts, larger class sizes (

'Redefining history.' Celebrate Black History through art in Newmarket (

Georgina's Winter Market offers something for everyone (

Scarpitti wants to build Yonge subway extension, relief line at same time (

MURC, Civic Centre projects move forward under 3.6% tax hike in Georgina (

Markham celebrates Chinese New Year with traditional Chinese performances (

Bradford, neighbouring towns fuel GO ridership growth (,


International Women's Day event in Bradford promises red carpet gala (

GTA News

Metrolinx nears Barrie Corridor start, installs new board members (

Chair for GTA conservation authority elected after behind-the-scenes lobbying (

Provincial News

Ford says student fees go to 'crazy Marxist nonsense' (,

Ontario autism program changes raise concerns about effects on schools (

Ontario looks to level the playing field between home buyers and sellers (


Federal News

Government of Canada to Build Safe and Affordable Housing in Woodstock (

Trudeau’s national youth policy a matter of ‘managing expectations’ (

Trudeau announces plans for new affordable housing in Vancouver as part of national strategy (

Feb. 11

Vaughan News

NU announces new location in Ontario (

Niagara University establishes location in Vaughan, Ontario (

Vaughan Winterfest (680 News)

Mayor Bevilacqua on CHIN (CHIN TV)

York Region News

Things are getting STEAM-y at Whitchurch-Stouffville Public Library (

Byelection debate planned for Feb. 20 in Keswick (

GTA News

York 9 FC signs St. Kitts & Nevis international defender Justin Springer (

Brampton mayor pleased Ontario restarting study for 400 series highway from Vaughan to Halton Hills (

Toronto sculptor E.B. Cox’s daughter fights to preserve his Exhibition Place statue work (

Ivanhoe Cambridge revamping its major malls in GTA, Montreal amid growing online threat (

Caledon is being passed by again when it comes to transit and transportation (

Meet the York-Simcoe candidates: Conservative Scot Davidson says Canada being 'mismanaged' (

Meet the York-Simcoe candidates: NDP's Jessa McLean says York-Simcoe 'due for some change' (


Meet the York-Simcoe candidates: Progressive Canadian Party's Dorion Baxter an Elvis tribute artist, archbishop (

Provincial News

Experts call Ontario’s full-day kindergarten ‘visionary.’ The Ford government is eyeing changes (

Federal News

Federal Government Will Make Sure Ontario Follows Canada Health Act, Trudeau Says (

More than six in 10 Canadians say Facebook will have a negative impact on fall election: survey (


Liberals will win Burnaby by-election where Singh is seeking seat, Trudeau says (


Canadian housing starts beat expectations in January (