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Man wanted for armed robbery

July 1, 2015

Local 55 Division police are seeking a man wanted for armed robbery Police say the man, 19-year-old Jesse Graham, is considered armed and dangerous. Graham is alleged to have entered a basement apartment, armed with a firearm, in the Gerrard Street East and Alton Avenue area at about 2 a.m. on Thursday, June 25 with another […]

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Condo neighbours worry about privacy

Jason Wilson can watch Canada Day fireworks from his backyard. Standing on his back deck, the Battenburg Avenue resident can see a good slice of sky above Ashbridges Bay Park, not to mention the roof of one of the only barns still standing in Toronto, and a Queen Street KFC. But when Wilson met his […]

Beach and East York residents protest local paper

It sounded like a regular community newspaper. Shortly after Genet Rady moved her downtown hair salon to the Upper Beach, she bought a year’s worth of ads in the Your Ward News. But when her first customer picked up a copy in her new Gerrard Street salon, Rady got a shock. “Do you read that […]

Tenant trouble too hard to track

Some local landlords are frustrated after learning too late that an ex-tenant who owes them thousands of dollars has a history of failing to pay. One of the landlords, Susan Alexander, says that for 11 years, she and her husband rented out a house on Waverley Road without problems. And when Margaret Peebles applied to […]

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