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#SquadGoals: Will Smith, Margot Robbie on Suicide Squad red carpet in Toronto

Toronto Star - ‎1 hour ago‎
Smith sang, paraphrasing Drake's Toronto ode “Know Yourself” as he took the stage at the Fermenting Cellar event space alongside Robbie, Toronto Mayor John Tory, director David Ayer and host Ben Mulroney. The space was transformed into the “Belle ...

Whitchurch-Stouffville Mayor Justin Altmann invites entire town to his wedding

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
Whitchurch-Stouffville Mayor Justin Altmann and Jenny Hillier have invited their entire town -- 37,000 residents -- to their wedding on Aug. 6. John Ferdinand, owner of Vanilla ... (Rick Madonik / Toronto Star) | Order this photo. By Laura Beeston ...
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Donald Trump Jr. for NYC mayor? Dad says 'no'

Toronto Sun - ‎20 hours ago‎
Before Donald Trump decided to actually run for office, he was much better at talking about maybe doing it. He threatened to run for president multiple times and even flirted with running for governor of New York.
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Former mayor Rob Ford's legacy to be put to test in Toronto byelection

Times Colonist - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
TORONTO - Former Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's legacy will be put to the test on Monday as voters choose who will inherit the late politician's west-end ward at the heart of so-called Ford Nation.

Mayor Tory commits to protecting anti-poverty plan investments

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
Mayor John Tory - speaking with children from the Albion Neighbourhood Services summer camp Monday - has called for 2.6 per cent budget reductions to be found by all departments and agencies.

Update: Mayor's office responds after Toronto group accuses John Tory of missing anti-violence rally

MetroNews Canada - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
Friends in Toronto Community Services held a rally to end violence Saturday, walking from Jane and Finch to Downsview Park.

What I learned on my journey of reconciliation: John Tory

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
They are located about 1,800 km northwest of Toronto, about as far away as Bermuda. These communities are only accessible by air.
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Mayor John Tory steps on the tennis court with Milos Raonic

Toronto Sun - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
Mayor John Tory faced his biggest opponent so far at Toronto City Hall, Wimbledon finalist Milos Raonic. Raonic joined Tory for a short mock match in Nathan Phillips Square ahead of the Rogers Cup 2016.

Toronto Mayor John Tory Heads to Kitchenuhmayooosib Inninuwug First Nation

Net Newsledger - ‎Jul 16, 2016‎
THUNDER BAY - Toronto Mayor John Tory will be busy for the next few days. The Mayor arrived in Thunder Bay this morning headed north to Kitchenuhmayooosib Inninuwug First Nation.

Toronto Mayor John Tory goes Full Austerity Jacket

rabble.ca (blog) - ‎Jul 17, 2016‎
He even successfully resisted motions that would have ensured that Toronto Community Housing and anti-poverty strategies were not adversely effected by any cuts.

Mayor dropping the ball on poverty

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
Last year city council unanimously approved Toronto's first Poverty Reduction plan (they called it “TO Prosperity”).

Alan Slobodsky, 54, was right-hand man to Mel Lastman

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 21, 2016‎
I'm crying now,” Lastman, 83, said in an interview after Slobodsky, 54, died Monday following cancer treatment. “He did the lobbying (for councillors' votes) and everybody liked him - not a bit like me,” said a chuckling Lastman, Toronto mayor from ...

Is John Tory breaking his poverty pledge?

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
Finally, while the mayor has recognized the importance of adopting new revenue tools to fund transit and housing infrastructure, he has pushed back the implementation of such tools until after the 2017 budget.
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Keep politics out of transit planning: Editorial

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 14, 2016‎
A classic of its kind is Mayor John Tory's much-vaunted SmartTrack “surface subway” plan. It wasn't developed by the Toronto Transit Commission, or by Metrolinx, the agency ostensibly in charge of planning and co-ordinating transit and transportation ...
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Province hasn't done enough on racism, Wynne tells meeting

CBC.ca - ‎Jul 14, 2016‎
Toronto Mayor John Tory was also present at the meeting but unlike Wynne, he did not have a formal slot to address the crowd.

Oshawa council's meeting about utility merger was illegal, ombudsman rules

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
Oshawa Mayor John Henry advised council, prior to going behind closed doors, that the session was for “education and training” regarding utility “trends in Ontario.
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Premier Kathleen Wynne and Mayor John Tory get an earful at anti-racism meeting

Toronto Sun - ‎Jul 14, 2016‎
In an e-mail sent to Black Lives Matter Toronto, the mayor's office notes both he and the city want to consult on “systemic racism, specifically anti-black, anti-aboriginal, and anti-Islamic racism,” and that these consultations will begin in September.
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Vancouver mayor, police in talks with Black Lives Matter ahead of Pride parade

Vancouver Sun - ‎Jul 25, 2016‎
It came after Toronto's Black Lives Matter temporarily stopped the country's largest Pride parade in early July. They issued a series of demands, including more funding and better representation for minority communities during Pride events, before ...
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Halifax police could drop term 'Middle Eastern' when describing suspects

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 20, 2016‎
President of the Toronto-based Canadian Arab Institute Raja Khouri, left, pictured with Toronto Mayor John Tory, says describing someone as “Middle Eastern” is inaccurate as there are millions of people from 17 countries in the region.
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