Leytonstone: Police investigate after teenager stabbed to death on London high street

Leytonstone: Police investigate after teenager stabbed to death on London high street

6 August 2022, 17:22 Police at the scene of the stabbing in Leytonstone. Picture: Twitter Police have launched an investigation after a teenager was stabbed to death in east London. The youth was stabbed during an assault on Leytonstone High Road shortly after 2pm today. Police and paramedics rushed to the scene outside a row … Read more

Toronto hotel that’s been around for almost 90 years demolished for condos

Toronto hotel that’s been around for almost 90 years demolished for condos

Amid a big summer for hotel openings in Toronto, a longstanding lodging locale in The Beaches just met its demise. The Toronto of the past is giving way to a higher-density future of condo clustered corridors, coming at the cost of some well-known buildings that have served as staples in their neighbourhoods for generations. The latest … Read more

Opinion: Vancouver’s move to mandate mechanical air cooling in all new homes is misguided

Opinion: Vancouver’s move to mandate mechanical air cooling in all new homes is misguided

The authors are researchers from the Climate Change Health Effects, Adaptation, and ResiLience (HEAL) cluster at the University of British Columbia. Record-breaking temperatures are sweeping Europe and North America, a grim reminder of last summer’s deadly heat dome in British Columbia. Increasingly, it seems our cities are just not built to withstand this intense heat. … Read more

Cannabis factory found in former east London police station

Cannabis factory found in former east London police station

25 July 2022, 17:53 | Updated: 25 July 2022, 18:03 A large cannabis factory has been found in a former police station in Manchester Road on the Isle of Dogs. Picture: Alamy/Google Maps A large cannabis factory has been found in a former police station in east London. The drug farm was uncovered at the … Read more

Community pushes back against cannabis store set to open near daycare in Toronto

Community pushes back against cannabis store set to open near daycare in Toronto

Toronto seems to have more cannabis shops than almost any other kind of business at this point, and another new store set to open in The Beaches is being met with pushback from the community because the location is close to a daycare. More than 600 people have signed a petition calling for Buzzed Buds’ planned opening at … Read more

Lava ‘Music’ Might Explain The Eruption Rhythms of The World’s Most Active Volcano

Lava ‘Music’ Might Explain The Eruption Rhythms of The World’s Most Active Volcano

The sounds of sloshing lava are music to a volcanologist’s ears. The reverberating belches and burps can help reveal what’s going on deep within a volcano’s belly. Putting an ear to the Kīlauea volcano in Hawaii has allowed researchers to track the temperature of magma and the migration of volcanic gasses as they bubble to … Read more

ACT Supreme Court refuses Bernard Collaery’s application for government agency documents

ACT Supreme Court refuses Bernard Collaery’s application for government agency documents

The latest twist in the saga of the government’s pursuit of Bernard Collaery has seen the ACT Supreme Court refuse his application for piles of documents from a number of agencies, including the overseas spy group ASIS. Key points: Mr Collaery had issued four subpoenas to Australia’s overseas spy agency ASIS The requests called for … Read more

Fears grow for missing Ecuadorian blogger last seen in east London 10 days ago

Fears grow for missing Ecuadorian blogger last seen in east London 10 days ago

26 April 2022, 18:49 Estefania Carrera Barragan, a nutrition expert, was last seen at around 7pm on Barking Road, east London on April 16. Picture: Consulate of Ecuador in London Fears are growing for an Ecuadorian blogger in London who has not been heard from for 10 days. Estefania Carrera Barragan, a nutrition blogger, was … Read more

This $ 2.5 million Toronto house has a wooden remote control curtain to hide it from the street

This $ 2.5 million Toronto house has a wooden remote control curtain to hide it from the street

With the average detached house in Toronto now at a record high price of more than $ 2 million, the ownership of these properties is reserved for a few exclusives who can not only afford such an investment but can put in even more money to turn it around. for profit or spilled out with … Read more

Hourglass-shaped apartment that rises across the street from dingy strip club in Toronto

Hourglass-shaped apartment that rises across the street from dingy strip club in Toronto

Condominiums are popping up all over Toronto, including places that would have seemed like a hard sell just a decade earlier. The stretch of Dundas Street east of Jarvis Street has emerged with new developments since the mid-2010s, and the wave of change continues to push east with the latest new development application for the … Read more