Motorcyclist dead after crash in Brampton, Ont.

Motorcyclist dead after crash in Brampton, Ont.

A male motorcyclist is dead following a collision in Brampton overnight. Peel police responded to reports of a crash in the area of Chinguacousy Road near Flowertown Avenue, shortly before 4 a.m. Police say a motorcycle and a Toyota were both travelling northbound on Chinguacousy Road. The motorcycle then appears to have crashed into the … Read more

Months of construction on Adelaide Street set to begin

Months of construction on Adelaide Street set to begin

A months-long street renewal project is set to get underway on a major downtown artery this month in order to make way for the expected start of construction on the Ontario Line. Work on the new subway line is expected to start in 2023 and will require the long-term closure of a stretch of Queen … Read more

Vancouver Whitecaps snatch dramatic 2-1 win over Houston

Vancouver Whitecaps snatch dramatic 2-1 win over Houston

VANCOUVER — It wasn’t exactly the way Vanni Sartini drew it up, but the Vancouver Whitecaps still captured three points in dramatic fashion on Friday. The 2-1 victory over the visiting Houston Dynamo is exactly the kind of result the ‘Caps will need in order to secure a playoff berth, the head coach said. “If … Read more

Man dies after being pulled from house fire in Toronto

Man dies after being pulled from house fire in Toronto

A man has died in hospital after being pulled from a fire that ripped through a home in North York early Saturday morning. Shortly before 7:30 a.m., Toronto fire responded to a blaze at a house at 14 Calais Avenue, near Lexfield Avenue and Richard Clark Drive. The fire appears to have started in the … Read more

Ottawa’s most expensive home is on the market for $8.8 million

Ottawa’s most expensive home is on the market for .8 million

On the shores of the Ottawa River in the community of Dunrobin, Ont., sits Ottawa’s most expensive home on the market. River View Estate is a 27.8-acre property featuring a home with water views, wooded trails, sports facilities and 835 feet of waterfront, according to the listing on Christie’s International Real Estate. “Simply spectacular! This … Read more

County Road 27 collision victims identified by police as Toronto seniors

County Road 27 collision victims identified by police as Toronto seniors

Police identified the victims of a deadly collision in Bradford as a man and woman, both seniors, from Toronto. Investigators say an 84-year-old man and an 83-year-old woman were travelling north along County Road 27 late Thursday morning when a southbound vehicle veered into their lane and crashed into their car near the 3rd Line. … Read more

Arnprior, Ont. boy selling stickers ahead of trip to Toronto’s Sick Kids Hospital

Arnprior, Ont. boy selling stickers ahead of trip to Toronto’s Sick Kids Hospital

Nine-year-old Easton Harris of Arnprior, Ont. is one strong kid. In September 2021, Easton was diagnosed with aplastic anemia, which is a bone marrow failure. It means his body is not making its own blood. On Aug. 16, Easton and his mother Amanda will be heading to Sick Kids Hospital in Toronto for a bone … Read more

Vancouver plan including housing goals approved

Vancouver plan including housing goals approved

A long-range plan meant to help shape Vancouver’s future has been approved by city council. The simply titled Vancouver Plan outlines the city’s land-use strategy, and will be used in city planning looking ahead to 2050. In a statement about its approval, Mayor Kennedy Stewart described the plan as being “guided by the promise of … Read more

Half a million Toronto residents in apartments with no air conditioning this summer

Half a million Toronto residents in apartments with no air conditioning this summer

Kiki Jones has spent the past few days taking cold showers, avoiding physical activity, keeping the blinds shut and blasting electric fans in their non-air-conditioned apartment in Toronto. But despite those measures, the 31-year-old hasn’t found much relief from the intense summer heat that’s gripped the city this week. “I’ve lived in Toronto for about … Read more

Joining the harvest and making an impact – CTV News Toronto

Joining the harvest and making an impact – CTV News Toronto

Joining the harvest and making an impact  CTV News Toronto