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Aug. 9

Vaughan News

 

Wiggs having 'best summer' of his life after Dubs' Finals win (NBCsports.com)

 

York Region News

 

Sharon heritage conservation district study to commence this fall (Yorkregion.com)

 

Oriole Trail Bridge and Boardwalk opens in Holland Landing (Yorkregion.com, Thestar.com)

 

York Region highway closures for planned roadwork (Aug. 9) (Thestar.com)

 

GTA News

 

Why Toronto city councillors are running for the exits and what that says about civic democracy (Thestar.com)

 

WHAT’S GOING ON HERE?: Waterloo Region school zone speed limit changes (Thestar.com)

 

Developers, housing advocate criticize development fee increase amid housing crisis (CBC.ca)

 

Provincial News

 

Masks won’t be mandatory in Ontario schools this fall (Yorkregion.com, Globalnews.com, CTVNews.ca, Torontosun.com, Saultonline.com, CBC.ca, Recorder.ca, CHCH.com)

 

Aug. 8

Vaughan News

 

105.9 on the Upcoming Municipal Election (105.9 The Region)

 

‘The best summer of my life.’ Andrew Wiggins returns home an NBA champion (Thestar.com)

 

Andrew Wiggins brings Larry O'Brien Trophy to Vaughan (TSN.ca)

 

South York Greenway project progresses to design phase (Yahoo.com)

 

Canada’s Wonderland launches Wish Trees fundraiser to support SickKids hospital (Yorkregion.com)

 

York Region News

 

Markham Board of Trade announces new president and CEO (Yahoo.com)

 

Walk, ride or play with Open Street Markham this summer (Yorkregion.com)

 

'No. 1 concern': Stouffville set to start speed hump pilot (Yorkregion.com, Thestar.com)

 

Small business owner running for Richmond Hill council caught up in COVID-19 vaccine misinformation controversy (Thestar.com)

 

York University officially opens newest YSpace location in northern York Region (Georgina.ca)

 

York Region highway closures for planned roadwork (Aug. 8) (Thestar.com)

 

GTA News

 

Shaping the future of our cities (Thestar.com)

 

High Park spat between cyclists and pedestrians shifts into the political realm (Thestar.com)

 

Toronto bar closes doors for incoming subway station (Thestar.com, Toronto.com)

 

Aug. 5

Vaughan News

 

Promenade mall reopens after fire inside restaurant forces evacuation (cbc.ca)

 

Promenade Mall evacuated in Thornhill after fire (CP24.com)

 

Shoppers evacuated after fire at mall in Vaughan, Ont. (CTVnews.ca)

 

Fire at Jollibee in Vaughan mall prompts evacuation: officials (Globalnews.ca)

 

Fire at Thornhill's Promenade Mall forces evacuation, closure (Thestar.com)

 

Fire at Thornhill's Promenade Mall forces evacuation, closure (Yorkregion.com)

 

Large fire at restaurant near Toronto shuts down mall (Blogto.com)

 

Shoppers evacuated after fire at mall in vaughan, ont. (Iheartradio.ca)

 

Promenade Mall evacuated at Thornhill after fire (Eminetracanada.com)

 

Promenade mall reopens after fire inside restaurant forces evacuation (Yahoonews.com)

 

Fire at Jollibee in Vaughan mall prompts evacuation: officials (Canada-news.ca)

 

York Region News

 

York Region releases its Community 2021 Report (Yahoonews.com)

 

Markham, York Region and Parks Canada join forces to shape the future of Rouge National Urban Park (Yahoonews.com)

 

Stouffville council decides to hold evening and daytime meetings next term (Yorkregion.com)

 

Richmond Hill set to take actions to “Green the Hill” as city updates environment strategy (Yorkregion.com, Thestar.com)

 

Have your say in the October 2022 Markham municipal election (Yahoonews.com)

 

York Region highway closures for planned roadwork (Aug. 5) (Thestar.com)

 

Stay out of the water at seven York Region beaches including Bonnie Park (Aug. 4) (Thestar.com)

 

GTA News

 

7 Toronto city councillors could be elected by default as nomination deadline nears (cbc.ca)

 

People in Toronto have some big problems with the new Ontario Place plans (Blogto.com)

 

Plans to revamp Ontario Place are 'tone-deaf' and exclusionary, say Toronto residents, critics (cbc.ca)

 

Aug. 4

Vaughan News

 

105.9 The Region on Camp Molly (105.9 The Region)

 

Del Duca Would Be Frontrunner In Vaughan Mayor Race: Poll (QPbriefing.com)

 

What's happening in Vaughan, Thornhill, King Township and area (Aug. 5 to 11) (Thestar.com)

 

What's happening in Vaughan, Thornhill, King Township and area (Aug. 5 to 11) (Yorkregion.com)

 

Canada's Wonderland launches Wish Trees fundraiser for SickKids (Newmarkettoday.ca)

 

Canada's Wonderland launches Wish Trees fundraiser for SickKids (Bradfordtoday.ca)

 

York Region News

 

York Region highway closures for planned roadwork (Thestar.com, Peterboroughexaminer.com)

 

‘Such an eyesore:’ Richmond Hill resident raises concerns about monster home under construction in Don Head Village (Yorkregion.com, Thestar.com)

 

GTA News

 

Brampton’s former integrity commissioner is suing councillors for millions in damages over her firing. The mayor backs her claims (Thestar.com)

 

In Caledon, a far-reaching plan takes shape (Thestar.com)

Aug. 3

Vaughan News

 

Conflicts and Corruption: themes in the October election (Corriere.ca)

 

Conflicts and Corruption: themes in the October election (Cnmng.ca)

 

Canada’s Wonderland hit with string of unfortunate events over busy long weekend (Blogto.com)

 

Futuristic towers to replace nightclub and abandoned movie theatre in Vaughan (Blogto.com)

 

Futuristic towers to replace nightclub and abandoned cinema in Vaughan (Windobi.com)

 

Waterpark at Canada's Wonderland partially reopens following weekend fire (CTVnews.ca)

 

Water park at Canada's Wonderland partially reopens following weekend fire (CP24.com)

 

Canada’s Wonderland ecavuated after fire breaks out. This is what happened (Economictimes.com)

 

Canada's Wonderland water park partially reopens after weekend fire (FM96.com)

 

Hundreds of Guests Evacuated After Fire Broke Out at Popular Theme Park (Insidethemagic.net)

 

Canada’s Wonderland Is Opening Up ‘Splash Works’ Today After It Was Shut Down Because Of A Fire -- That Destroyed A Few Water Slides (6ix.buzz)

 

Canada's Wonderland water park partially reopens after weekend fire (1032freshradio.ca)

 

Waterpark at Canada’s Wonderland partially reopens following weekend fire (Canada-news.ca)

 

York Region News

 

East Gwillimbury flies flags at half-mast for former councillor (Bradfordtoday.ca)

 

Provincial News

 

The real risks of using a ‘strong mayor’ system to get things done (Thestar.com)

 

Aug. 2

Vaughan News

 

Fire at Canada's Wonderland water park likely started by stray firework: York police (Citynews.ca)

 

Canada's Wonderland evacuated late Sunday night after fire breaks out in water park (CP24.com)

 

Canada's Wonderland evacuated after waterslide catches fire (Yorkregion.com)

 

Canada’s Wonderland evacuated Sunday night after water park fire (Thestar.com)

 

Canada’s Wonderland evacuated Sunday night after water park fire (Therecord.com)

 

Canada’s Wonderland evacuated Sunday night after water park fire (Peterboroughexaminer.com)

 

Slide attraction catches fire at Canada's Wonderland waterpark (CTVNews.ca)

 

Slide attraction catches fire at canada's wonderland waterpark (iheartradio.ca)

 

Fire shuts down part of Canada’s Wonderland on long weekend (VIDEO) (dailyhive.com)

Woodbridge residents putting up fight against development they feel is unfair (Thestar.com)

 

Woodbridge residents putting up fight against development they feel is unfair (Yorkregion.com)

 

Vaughan-based Chorus Music Academy finds its groove (Yorkregion.com)

 

Vaughan-based Chorus Music Academy finds its groove (Thestar.com)

 

Higher ed institutions partner up to expand, serve workforce needs in WNY (Buffalonews.com)

 

New York Higher Ed Partnerships to Expand Tech Programs (Govtech.com)

 

Man charged after nearly 20 cars at Canada's Wonderland have tires slashed, police say (Citynews.ca)

 

UPDATE: Canada-wide warrant issued for man sought in double homicide at Vaughan nightclub (Thestar.com, CP24.com, CBC.ca)

 

York Region News

 

What's Going Up: Affordable housing apartment proposed on Yonge (Yorkregion.com)

 

Podcast offers 'moving' stories about York Region housing crisis (Newmarkettoday.ca)

 

Newmarket working on multi-year action plan to tackle anti-Black racism (Yorkregion.com)

 

Innisfil, Bradford creeping toward consolidation of fire service (Barrietoday.com)

 

Newmarket Ward 4 candidate wants to guide town's fiscal future (Newmarkettoday.ca)

 

‘It is time he pays up’: Outraged Richmond Hill residents urge city to fight Regional Coun. Carmine Perrelli’s lawsuit (Yorkregion.com)

 

GTA News

Bullying, vandalism, fraud: Why hasn’t the province cracked down on ‘outrageous’ behaviour by some GTA councillors? (thestar.com)