March 5, 2021

Toronto collision: Nine dead and 16 injured after van mounts pavement

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Nine people have been killed and 16 injured after a man drove a van into pedestrians in Toronto, police said. The driver fled the scene of the incident, at a busy junction in the north of the Canadian city, but was arrested several streets away. The arrest followed a tense standoff with officers on the […]

50th Toronto Caribbean Carnival

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50th anniversary of the Toronto Caribbean Carnival kicks off From CBC Annual celebration of Caribbean culture runs from July 17 to August 7 A half century after the first ‘Caribana’ made an indelible mark on the city, revellers officially kicked-off the 50th anniversary of the Peeks Toronto Caribbean Carnival in Nathan Phillips Square on Tuesday. The […]

Toronto has a boatload of unoccupied homes

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By Daniel Wong, Better Dwelling From Business Insider Hold my beer Vancouver, we got this. The newly released 2016 Census numbers from Statistics Canada, show the City of Toronto saw Vancouver’s 25k+ unoccupied homes, and trumped it by another 74k units. Now with over 99k unoccupied homes in the city, speculation of Toronto real estate […]

10 Strangest streets

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10 Strangest streets in the world By Julia Melko From Amerikanki If you ever thought your neighbourhood was weird, then feast your eyes on these incredibly strange streets from around the world. From terrifyingly steep inclines to impossibly complicated junctions, some streets have become tourist attractions in their own right for their sheer absurdity. It’s […]