Archive for 'David Hains'
Happy post-Canada Day! As we recover from the midweek dominion-praising festivities, here's what's happening news-wise: WestJet addresses a string of bomb threats, the Leafs make a big trade, and the Judy Blume shouts out Toronto.
Today is a leap second day! Since we all have a spare second, let's catch up on the news: Olivia Chow could defeat Adam Vaughan, John Tory thinks weed should be decriminalized, and the Mystery Tunnel keeps on giving.
It has now been five years since the G20 overtook Toronto. In the news: Bombardier is still delayed on those long overdue streetcars, Kathleen Wynne doesn't want you to watch this TVO documentary, and the Raptors get a minor league team in Mississauga.
It's a big day for you Battle of Waterloo re-enactors, because it's the 200th anniversary! (Spoiler: Napoleon loses.) In the news: a mystery transit announcement, Senator Don Meredith allegedly had an illicit relationship with a 16-year-old, and Deadmau5 doesn't want you to see a satiric Fringe musical.
The Chicago Blackhawks just won their third Stanley Cup in six years! Put another way, the Leafs just extended their Cup-less streak to 47 years! Consistency! In the news: Ottawa and Queen's Park have a money fight, Union Station's reno is over budget and delayed, and the Province wants to regulate carding.
The Blue Jays have won 11 in a row, which is a lot. In other news: principals want you to stop calling them, officials are looking at ways to minimize Pan Am policing costs, and a 19-year-old is charged with a hit-and-run that left a cyclist dead.
It's Bestival weekend! Or it's just another weekend, which is also nice! In the news: John Tory's carding evolution, a delayed City report on contracting out waste collection, and a community mailbox update.
The week is halfway done! Hurrah if it's a bad one, and boo if it's a good one. In the news: CBC's Evan Solomon faces a scandal, Toronto's favourite crane operator resigns, and it's Gardiner decision day.