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Police seek sexual assault suspect

October 6, 2015

Police are looking for a man suspected of a sexual assault and two indecent acts near Queen Street East. Shortly after 6 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 23, police got a report of a man committing an indecent act near Queen and Rhodes Avenue. He was described as white, 40 to 50 years old, 6’2 tall […]

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Fighting sidewalks in Cliffside

Residents on a two-block stretch of Midland Avenue are saying ‘no thanks’ to city plans for a sidewalk. “I’ve lived here for 51 years, and we haven’t had any problems,” said Margaret Goss, who raised three kids on the street and now has grandkids who visit her house, one of the 13 affected homes at […]

Alternatives to the big four parties

Voters in Beaches-East York may be surprised to see seven names on the ballot on Oct. 19. Two independents and a Marxist-Leninist candidate are flying their own colours this federal election, expanding the choice beyond red, orange, blue or green. Far from the far left or the far right, independent candidate Peter Surjanac is running […]

Dog sick from suspicious meat

A Beach dog owner is warning others that her dog got seriously ill after eating food left outside the apartments at 80 Kippendavie Avenue. Shortly after eating what appeared to be slices of meat left on the building’s front walkway and garden, the dog vomited, quit eating, and suffered bloody diarrhea and dehydration. “She was […]

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