Post-Nuit Blanche, there's actually still some Nuit Blanche to see downtown. Check it out if you want. Also in the news: an NDP platform focused on big cities and a private members' bill to make both members of a same-sex couple parents of their children.
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Saturday morning! Crisp and lovely. in the news: James Forcillo pleads not guilty in the case of Sammy Yatim's murder, the Gardiner burial project is (probably) dead, and traffic data from GPS providers is helping the city.
Much cop-related and politics news this morning. Olivia Chow and Adam Vaughan are anti-Billy Bishop jet expansion, Mark Saunders may be in trouble for attending a Bill Blair event, and reforms to Toronto police.
In the news today, a former mayor is tentatively cancer-free, while a current mayor can see people "embracing" in the shiny new "Toronto sign," and parents and school officials are still fighting over sex ed.
Today in the news, the current police chief doesn't want his officers using body cameras to record informal interactions, parking rates might be going up on a street near you, and CAMH has the highest number of patients go missing of all Toronto hospitals.
While a controversial opinion among Torontoist staffers, this particular writer is happy to welcome fall and the attending glorious days of sweaters and falling leaves. Sweet, sweet pants weather. In the news today, the TCHC is trying to make life better for its residents, a Toronto Olympic bid has even fewer fans than before, and a controversial police unit may be on the way out.
News today for you: a sex-ed ad blitz timed with the beginning of school, education workers without contracts vote to escalate job actions, and what it's like to live in a TCHC home that desperately needs repairing.
Weekend news coming at you! A couple of end-of-summer street festivals, a strong opiate was stolen and may be reaching the streets soon, former PC leadership candidate Christine Elliott stepped down, and demands to end carding continue.
It's almost school! The seasons come and go, don't they? In the news: the Catholic school board is building a new school, Toronto South Detention Centre is facing another problem, and former school board chair Chris Spence is under fire for professional misconduct.