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Bus company explores Beach express

November 27, 2014

The Beach is leading in an online poll for the next Toronto neighbourhood to get a private commuter bus. Line Six is a startup company that tested a $5 private bus service from Liberty Village to downtown this October. The company now has an online poll asking Toronto residents what other routes to try, and […]

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Gas leak forces power outage, evacuations near Kingston and Victoria Park

Residents in about 4,500 homes are without power this afternoon due to a gas leak at Kingston Road and Victoria Park. Traffic and TTC buses are being rerouted around the area. The 502 streetcar is also turning back west at Queen Street and Kingston Road. Crews from Enbridge Gas capped the leak just before 5 p.m., about […]

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The seventh annual DeClute Light Up the Beach event takes place Saturday, Nov. 29 at 7 p.m. Follow Santa Claus along the boardwalk from Leuty Avenue to Beech Avenue as he lights 20 trees, strung with 80,000 bulbs, creating a spectacular illuminated display. Guitarist Liona Boyd is this year’s event ambassador and music from her […]

City taxes hurt Birch Cliff businesses

A group of small business owners in Birch Cliff say city taxes are leading to less business and more bed sheets in shop windows on Kingston Road. Organizer Paul Ryan said he has seen several local shops and wholesalers fold and then sell to new landlords who rezone the properties as residences to get a […]


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