Category: In The Media

East Toronto shows its support for Quebec City mosque attack victims

    Beach Mirror Joanna Lavoie January 31, 2017 Longtime Leslieville resident Joanne Doucette thought maybe 100 people would show up to a candlelight walk and vigil she organized in the Gerrard India Bazaar Monday night. Instead, ten times that amount of people made their way to Gerrard Street East in a moving show of… Read more »

With trash talk over, privatization showdown set for city hall this week

A vote on garbage could hand Mayor John Tory his first major council defeat this week, with opponents saying the privatization plan for Scarborough is based on “an alternative truth.”  Betsy Powell City Hall Bureau Mon., Jan. 30, 2017 Mayor John Tory’s push to make good on a 2014 election promise to expand privatized garbage… Read more »

Toronto looks to improve pedestrian safety in Coxwell-Gerrard area

Transportation Services to conduct a review of the area Beach Mirror Joanna Lavoie Megan Sheremata feels it’s just a matter of time before someone is killed while trying to cross Coxwell Avenue between Upper Gerrard Street East and The Danforth. Sheremata didn’t realize this stretch was so dangerous until she started walking her three-year-old son,… Read more »