Toronto supermarket stabbing sends two to hospital

Two men were taken to hospital on Sunday afternoon after a stabbing at a Toronto supermarket. Toronto police said they received a call at 12:55 PM about a stabbing at a grocery store on Keele Street and St. Regis Crescent. Emergency services say two men were taken to hospital – one in serious condition and … Read more

Military alert over recruitment problems as Canadians stay away

Lee Berthiaume, The Canadian Press Published Sunday, September 25, 2022 8:29 AM EDT The Canadian Forces are sounding the alarm about a serious shortage of recruits to fill thousands of vacant positions, and the shortage is so great that senior officers are now calling it a crisis. … Read more

Alanis Morissette, Bryan Adams, David Foster Join Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

David Friend, The Canadian Press Published Saturday, September 24, 2022 6:57AM EDT Pop music legends Alanis Morissette, Bryan Adams and David Foster will be officially inducted into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame tonight. The homegrown artists are honored during an evening of live music and orations … Read more

Maple Leafs, Senators split doubleheader to open NHL pre-season

Joshua Clipperton, The Canadian Press Published Saturday, September 24, 2022 3:46 PM EDT Last updated on Saturday, September 24, 2022 9:45 PM EDT TORONTO – Mark Kastelic scored the winner as the Ottawa Senators stormed back from a 2-0 deficit in the third period to beat … Read more

Toronto crash leaves motorcyclist dead

A motorcyclist died Saturday evening after a collision in the Fairbank neighborhood of the city. Toronto police and paramedics were called to the intersection of Dufferin and Gibson Streets, north of Rogers Road, about 10:15 p.m. for an accident. Police said a motorcycle and another vehicle collided, throwing the rider from his bike and landing … Read more

Missing man from Ajax found dead; police say no evidence of malicious intent

A 31-year-old man who went missing at Ajax on Friday has been found dead, Durham police say. The man, identified as Aldin Kakamani Yahoo, disappeared around 12:30 a.m. after going jet-skiing on Lake Ontario Police said his vehicle, cell phone, wallet and jet ski were later found in the Whitby Marina. Trenton Air and Water … Read more

Woman found dead near Distillery District in July identified: police

A woman found dead near the Distillery District last July has been identified, Toronto police say. Earlier this month, police issued a call to the public asking them to identify the woman who was found dead on the evening of July 23 near Lake Shore Boulevard East and Cherry Street. In addition, they released an … Read more

Two suspects wanted after TV stolen from east side building

Toronto police have released a photo of two suspects who allegedly stole a television from a building on the east side. The suspects broke into a building near Main Street and Gerrard Street East on Thursday morning, police said, taking a large flat screen TV. In addition to the photo, police released descriptions of the … Read more

Homicide investigates dead woman in house fire in Vaughan

York Regional Police Department has launched a murder investigation after a person was found dead in a house fire in Vaughan Friday night. Police were called to the Parktree Drive and Lucena Crescent area around 7:45 p.m. to assist Vaughan’s firefighters in fighting the fire. Firefighters found an unresponsive woman in the home, police said. … Read more

Subway billboards tell Torontonians to leave and get a ‘bigger house’ in Alberta

A series of billboards in one of Toronto’s busiest subway stations addresses the frustrations of young people living in the city directly by offering an alternative: Alberta. “A bigger house. Closer to work”, reads a billboard at Yonge-Bloor station with a parallel image of a cyclist. Another says: “An engineer, accountant and plumber walk into … Read more