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Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 26, 2018

July 26, 2018 8:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Warnings over Tory’s push for more mayoral power; Blayne Lastman, Mel’s son, decides he won’t run for mayor of Toronto; Eglinton-Lawrence Coun. Josh Colle won't seek ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 25, 2018

July 25, 2018 8:21 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Days from deadline, no one has signed up to run for mayor of Markham or Vaughan; Toronto's St. Clair Silverthorn library set for expansion and upgrades; Ontario real ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 24, 2018

July 24, 2018 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto city council to consider investing in ‘gunshot detection technology'; City to oppose Queensway condo proposal due to height and site issues; Mount Dennis planning ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 23, 2018

July 23, 2018 8:26 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
28 per cent of Toronto households don’t have a car — including many suburban homes; Toronto seniors and students living together to save on rent, find ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 20, 2018

July 20, 2018 8:28 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Former parking enforcement officer who became Twitter famous to run for council on a platform of road safety; Meet Toronto’s tireless sidewalk defenders who help keep our city ... read more

Throwback Thursday: Toronto Skyline from Kensington Market

Throwback Thursday, Toronto skyline, Kensington Market
July 19, 2018 10:00 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Towers have been slowly transforming Toronto's skyline for a century, but the current level of growth has never been matched, and we only have to look back a few years to show tremendous ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 19, 2018

July 19, 2018 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Race is on to build the tallest Toronto highrise; Two years in, Toronto’s ambitious plan for new bike lanes is falling behind; More than 6,600 tickets handed to drivers ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 18, 2018

July 18, 2018 8:41 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
5 streets where Toronto got it right; Hotel-to-condo developments are threatening Toronto’s convention business; Build more diverse housing options to meet demand, Ryerson ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 17, 2018

July 17, 2018 8:13 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Report shows more people biking to work in 7 suburban areas in Toronto; Significant amount of water damage after fire at Toronto’s Old City Hall; Micro Museums ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 16, 2018

July 16, 2018 8:31 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Scarborough sign undergoes 'critical structural changes'; Premier Doug Ford removes Ontario’s trade representative in Washington; Hamilton’s Pipeline Trail “liberated a past ... read more

Environmental Sustainability Tops Yorkdale's Roof and Agenda

Green roof at Yorkdale Shopping Centre, Toronto
July 13, 2018 5:05 pm | by Louis-Thomas Kelly | Comments
Yorkdale Shopping Centre, where Highway 401 meets Allen Road in North York, has been at the forefront of the Toronto retail market since its construction in 1963. Yorkdale has solidified itself as ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 13, 2018

July 13, 2018 8:29 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Metrolinx chair Rob Prichard steps down to give Doug Ford a chance to name replacement; Extension of Bloor St. bike lanes delayed by at least two years; Greater Toronto Area condo ... read more

23-Storey Equilibrium Mural Emerges at Jarvis and Carlton

Equilibrium, Okuda San Miguel, Parkside Student Residence, Toronto
July 12, 2018 12:12 pm | by Jack Landau | Comments
We have been keeping a close eye on the creation of an enormous new mural taking shape at Toronto’s Jarvis and Carlton intersection. Work on the 23-storey mural by Spanish street ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 12, 2018

July 12, 2018 8:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
#NearMissToronto helps track close calls on the road; Crucial TTC subway project under review amid executive departures; Doug Ford's government lays out its agenda today ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 11, 2018

July 11, 2018 8:42 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
New website lets you navigate the PATH on your phone; Advocates at East York rally call for more inexpensive housing; Bombardier executives met with skepticism as they ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 10, 2018

July 10, 2018 8:37 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto cyclists push for bike lanes on Danforth Avenue; Rick Leary tapped for top job at TTC, sources say; Advocates ‘cautiously optimistic’ as Waterfront ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 9, 2018

July 9, 2018 8:30 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Majority believe Toronto streets aren’t safe for cyclists, poll finds; How Toronto missed out for now on one of the hottest concepts in transportation – integrated ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 6, 2018

July 6, 2018 8:28 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
TTC riders may not get art blanche with light installation at new station; The story of a mom-and-pop bakery that didn’t sell; Scarborough residents ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 5, 2018

July 5, 2018 8:20 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Mayor’s affordable housing plan ‘missing the mark,’ advocates say; Bombardier Undermines Streetcar Credibility; Waterfront Toronto CEO Will Fleissig to step down; and more ... read more

Daily Headlines: News from the Internet for July 4, 2018

July 4, 2018 8:38 am | by Jack Landau | Comments
Toronto plans to test driverless vehicles for trips to and from transit stations; Mississauga updating cycling master plan; Most new TTC streetcars to be recalled to fix ... read more