PUCKS AND POLITICS: Trudeau, Biden face off on social media over Stanley Cup

Breadcrumb Trail Links Canada Author of the article: Postmedia News Publishing date: Jun 28, 2021  •  57 minutes ago  •  1 minute read  •  Join the conversation U.S. President Joe Biden and Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau attend a session during the G7 summit in Carbis Bay, Cornwall, Britain, June 11, 2021. Photo by REUTERS /FILE […]

New Brunswick man charged in Peel sex assault investigation

Article content Investigators with Peel police’s Special Victims Unit have charged a 51-year-old New Brunswick man in connection with the alleged sexual assault of two boys. The alleged offences were committed between the years 2000 and 2013, according to police. The accused has been identified as Carl Kenny, of Heartland, N.B. Kenny is charged with […]

Man critically injured in stabbing

Article content Toronto Police say a man believed to be in his 50s was rushed to hospital after being stabbed during a fight in the Eglington West area. Police say they responded to a report of two men fighting near Eglinton Ave. W. and Richardson Ave. at around 8:38 p.m. One man was stabbed and […]

Man seriously injured in stabbing at Eglinton and Richardson

A man in his 50s is in serious condition after being stabbed in the city’s west end on Monday night. Emergency crews were called to the area of Eglinton Avenue West and Richardson Avenue, east of Keele just after 8:30 p.m. for reports of two men fighting. Police say one of the men was stabbed […]

A community lives in fear after rash of thefts

Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto & GTA Ontario News Crime Richmond Hill neighbourhood has been targeted for break-ins, and car theft Author of the article: Scott Laurie Publishing date: Jun 28, 2021  •  6 hours ago  •  2 minute read  •  10 Comments Richmond Hill resident Pamela Defino’s Corvette was stolen from her driveway. Photo by Ernest […]

Superior court rejects Adamson Barbecue constitutional challenge

Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto & GTA Crime Judge rules jurisdictional issue in dismissing application by outlaw restaurateur Adam Skelly Author of the article: Bryan Passifiume Publishing date: Jun 28, 2021  •  12 minutes ago  •  2 minute read  •  Join the conversation Adamson BBQ owner Adam Skelly is led away from his restaurant by Toronto Police […]

Small biz faces ‘rocky’ opening without help: Horwath

Article content The Ontario government should provide a safe restart fund for small businesses to help them welcome back customers, Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath says. Coffee shops, hair salons and restaurants are the type of businesses that must invest in infection prevention, yet they will have to operate with capacity limits, she said. “We […]

Biden taking bipartisan infrastructure deal on the road

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden will look to sell voters on the economic benefits of the $973 billion infrastructure package while in Wisconsin on Tuesday, hoping to boost the bipartisan agreement that is held together in large part by the promise of millions of new jobs. Biden will travel to La Crosse, population 52,000, […]

Airbnb reiterates no-party rule as holiday bookings re-start

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Author of the article: Liz Braun Publishing date: Jun 28, 2021  •  17 minutes ago  •  2 minute read  •  Join the conversation Airbnb wants you to know they’re back in business. Photo by iStock /GETTY IMAGES Article content Airbnb wants you to know they’re back in business. The company has issued […]

Ontario ‘very close’ to allowing indoor dining and opening gyms: Ford

Article content Ontario is “very, very close” to moving to the third step in its reopening plan, but the public needs to be patient a little bit longer, Premier Doug Ford said Monday “Folks, just bear with us for a very short period — it’s going to happen,” Ford said. “I think it’s going to […]