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Leash law to see boost in enforcement

July 29, 2014

Dog owners who let Rover off-leash outside the 63 off-leash areas in Toronto parks this summer may get a reminder of up to $360. Bylaw officers and local police are teaming up to better enforce leash rules after a spike in complaints. In the last six months, city staff have received over 400 complaints about […]

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Cops reward youth achievement

When Superintendent Peter Yuen awarded $1,000 scholarships to three local high school grads for their community service, the cheques came with some free advice. Remember your roots. “What I heard from all of you is that you want to make changes,” said Yuen, who leads 55 Division, the local division of the Toronto Police Service. […]

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Beach Metro News history columnist Gene Domagala is leading another of his popular historical walks on Saturday, Aug. 23.  Meet at the Grant African Methodist Episcopal Church, 2029 Gerrard St. E. at 1 p.m., and continue along Gerrard, winding through neighbourhood streets through the site of the old Toronto Golf Course and more. Learn about […]

Police Beat

Police are asking for help after a series of three arsons in the East End. On July 3, between 1 and 3:30 a.m., police and fire crews responded to calls for three separate car fires. The blazes were lit at Main Street and Danforth Avenue, Coxwell Avenue and Danforth, and Queen Street East and Jones […]

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