Bouncy castle festival-goers show up to event near Toronto only to find it cancelled

Bouncy castle festival-goers show up to event near Toronto only to find it cancelled

If you bought tickets to the Big Bounce Canada this weekend and drove up (or down) to Markham to find no such festival was being held, you’re not alone. The Big Bounce Canada, an inflatable bouncy castle event, was set to touch down at the Markham Fairgrounds Aug. 5 and 6, the first instalment of … Read more

People in Toronto furious after music festival makes major changes at last minute

People in Toronto furious after music festival makes major changes at last minute

Summer in Toronto is known for its many food and musical festivities, and while the last two years prohibited any such events, 2022 was billed as the best summer yet. But this weekend’s Kultureland Fest at the Markham Fairgrounds (and Ajax Downs Racetrack) was far from a dream come true, with venue changes and last-minute cancellations. … Read more

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

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

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

A report card look at first half of regular season for the Toronto Blue Jays

A report card look at first half of regular season for the Toronto Blue Jays

Toronto Blue Jays’ starting pitcher Alex Manoah throws to a New York Yankees batter in Toronto on June 18, 2022.The Canadian Press After closing the first half of the regular season at 44-37, the Toronto Blue Jays find themselves hovering near the playoff cutline as the second half of the campaign begins. The New York … Read more

ALS Awareness Month | CTV News – CTV News Toronto

ALS Awareness Month | CTV News – CTV News Toronto

ALS Awareness Month | CTV News  CTV News Toronto

Snow in Toronto: Southern Ontario gets spring storm

Snow in Toronto: Southern Ontario gets spring storm

A spring storm hitting southern Ontario, which is expected to bring up to eight inches of snow on Tuesday, is causing messy conditions on the roads. Environment Canada on Monday released a winter weather guide for most of southern Ontario. The greater Toronto area is expected to receive between four and eight inches of snow, … Read more