Hurricane Fiona forecast to bring ‘severe’ winds to Atlantic Canada

Hurricane Fiona forecast to bring ‘severe’ winds to Atlantic Canada

Dánica Coto, The Associated Press Published Friday, September 23, 2022 5:27AM EDT Last Updated Friday, September 23, 2022 8:23AM EDT CAGUAS, Puerto Rico (AP) — Fiona, a Category 3 hurricane, pounded Bermuda with heavy rains and winds early Friday … Read more

Ontario CUPE education workers start voting on whether to strike

Ontario CUPE education workers start voting on whether to strike

Allison Jones, The Canadian Press Published Friday, September 23, 2022 5:14AM EDT Ontario education workers including librarians, custodians and administrative staff are set to start voting today on whether to strike – and their union is recommending they vote yes. The … Read more

Pedestrian struck and killed in Mississauga

Pedestrian struck and killed in Mississauga

A man has died after being struck by a vehicle in Mississauga Friday morning, Peel police say. Emergency crews responded to reports of a pedestrian hit in the area of Eglinton Avenue and Erin Mills Parkway, at around 6:15 a.m. Peel paramedics say a man in his 40s was found with life-threatening injuries and rushed … Read more

Toronto restaurateur Peter Oliver, of Oliver & Bonacini, passes away

Toronto restaurateur Peter Oliver, of Oliver & Bonacini, passes away

Toronto restaurateur Peter Oliver, who started with a sandwich shop in midtown Toronto in the 70s and went on to become a recognizable name around the city’s restaurant scene, has passed away. Oliver & Bonacini Hospitality, the company which bears his name, announced Oliver’s death in an online post Thursday. “It is with great sadness … Read more

Tip from Brampton resident leads to arrest of three suspects allegedly involved in pharmacy robberies

Tip from Brampton resident leads to arrest of three suspects allegedly involved in pharmacy robberies

Peel Regional Police say a call from a concerned Brampton resident about seeing a firearm led to the arrest of three people who are members of a group allegedly involved in several pharmacy robberies in Peel Region this month. The call came in on Wednesday afternoon regarding several males observed to be handling a firearm … Read more

Kids’ Tylenol, Advil liquid and chewable in ‘significant shortage’ in Ontario

Kids’ Tylenol, Advil liquid and chewable in ‘significant shortage’ in Ontario

Tylenol and Advil for children – both in liquid and chewable forms – are under a “significant shortage,” leading pharmacists to control supply and recommend cutting adult doses for children, according to the Ontario Pharmacists Association. “We’re at a point where there are really none of those liquid or chewable options available for pharmacies to … Read more

Kanye West West apologizes to Kim Kardashian in ‘GMA’ interview

Kanye West West apologizes to Kim Kardashian in ‘GMA’ interview

(CNN) — The artist formally known as Kanye West, who now goes by Ye, has shared a message for his ex wife Kim Kardashian. During an interview which aired Thursday on “Good Morning America,” West said he’s sorry for “any stress” he’s caused. “This is the mother of my children, and I apologize for any … Read more

Deadline to apply for mail-in voting for Toronto election is Friday

Deadline to apply for mail-in voting for Toronto election is Friday

The window for Toronto voters to register for mail-in voting ends tomorrow. Residents who don’t want to physically go to the polls to vote, either on election day or in advance, are being allowed to mail in their ballots for the first time during a genereal municipal election in Toronto . However, in order to … Read more

Police make renewed appeal for information in death of Richmond Hill woman in skydiving incident

Police make renewed appeal for information in death of Richmond Hill woman in skydiving incident

Police are renewing their appeal for information following the death of a Toronto-area woman who died in a skydiving crash in Innisfil, Ont. last month. According to the South Simcoe Police Service, 21-year-old Tania Pardazi Moghaddam from Richmond Hill died on Aug. 27, after she was critically injured from jumping out of a plane in … Read more

Toronto shooting leaves 17-year-old boy dead

Toronto shooting leaves 17-year-old boy dead

A 17-year-old boy is dead after a shooting in Scarborough on Wednesday afternoon. Toronto police and paramedics were called to an apartment building on Gilder Drive, in the area of Eglinton Avenue East and Midland Avenue, at around 3:45 p.m. for a shooting. When they arrived, officers located a male victim in front of the … Read more