Jansen, Dickerson homer in Blue Jays 6-4 win over Orioles

Steven Matz pitched seven solid innings to win his fifth straight decision, Danny Jansen homered and drove in three runs, and the Toronto Blue Jays kept their playoff hopes alive by beating the Baltimore Orioles 6-4 Friday night. The Orioles put a scare into the Blue Jays with a four-run eighth, but closer Jordan Romano […]

COVID-19 outbreaks declared at 3 Toronto-area schools

Toronto Public Health has declared COVID-19 outbreaks at three GTA schools. In a tweet sent Friday evening, TPH said two or more cases of coronovirus have been confirmed at C.W. Jefferys Collegiate Institute and St. Monica Catholic School in North York, and Clairlea Public School in Scarborough. Health officials say they are continuing to investigate […]

Pedestrian suffers life-threatening injuries in Scarborough

A pedestrian has suffered life-threatening injuries after being struck in Scarborough. Police were called to the area of Eglinton and Midland avenues around 8:30 p.m. Friday night. Paramedics say a man was taken to a nearby trauma centre in serious condition. Police later said the victim’s injuries were considered life-threatening. The driver of the vehicle […]

MPP Lindsey Park removed as parliamentary assistant for misrepresenting vaccine status

A member of the Ford government has been removed from her position as parliamentary assistant after it was discovered she misrepresented her vaccination status. However, Lindsey Park – the MPP for Durham – will be allowed to remain in caucus after providing proof of medical exemption. “Ms. Lindsey Park will no longer serve as Parliamentary […]

Cops search for city’s soiled diaper snatcher

Article content The hunt is on for a man who has been snatching soiled diapers from the trash at a daycare in the city. Article content Toronto Police say investigation was launched after officers responded to a “suspicious incident” in the area of Danforth and Coxwell Aves. around 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 24. “It is […]

Toronto cop’s accused killer makes brief court appearance

Article content A 31-year-old man accused of killing a Toronto Police officer over the summer made a brief court appearance Friday. Article content Umar Zameer is charged with first-degree murder for allegedly running down and killing Const. Jeff Northrup with a vehicle in City Hall’s underground parking lot on July 2. Northrup and his partner […]

Industries strain to adjust under supply woes due to pandemic

Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto & GTA Reopening Canada PostPandemic Ontario News Canada That favourite toy or vehicle you want, just might not be there when you show up Author of the article: Scott Laurie A steady stream of shoppers emerge from the Merivale Road Cotsco in December 2020 — perhaps getting in supplies in addition […]

Child killer Frank O’Dea sentenced to 15 years while still on the lam

Article content Despite being on the run, child killer Frank O’Dea was sentenced by a Brampton judge to 15 years in prison. Article content “This is among the cruellest crimes I have seen as a trial judge,” said an emotional Superior Court Justice Deena Baltman. “For a father to sit by day after day, week […]

Detective describes blood splatter at 2018 Ajax triple murder scene

Breadcrumb Trail Links Toronto & GTA News Crime Cory Fenn’s trial continues on three counts of second-degree murder Author of the article: Scott Laurie Krassimira “Krissy” Pejcinovski, 39, her son Roy Pejcinovski , 15, and daughter Venellia “Vana” Pejcinovski, 13, were slain in their Ajax home on March 14, 2018. Article content Inside the Ajax […]

HUNTER: Sudbury cop killer slams parole board for denial of day parole

Breadcrumb Trail Links Ontario Crime Canada Author of the article: Brad Hunter Publishing date: Oct 01, 2021  •  10 minutes ago  •  3 minute read  •  Join the conversation Clinton Suzack, now 55, has been imprisoned since he and Peter Pennett were convicted of first-degree murder for killing Sudbury Police Const. Joe MacDonald on Oct. 7, […]