One of the cabbies stabbed yesterday sadly did not recover from his wounds and died in hospital yesterday. The fact that his killer was caught on tape and his picture is now everywhere is only small consolation.
The Boulevard Club has withdrawn its application to take over a chunk of Parkdale beach. Sadly the Toronto Sailing and Canoe Club and the Palais Royale parking lot are still in the works and threatening west side beaches.
Rob Ford admits to lying to the media about having a very loud and drunken discussion at a Leafs game. A couple complained to City’s integrity comissioner. The Ford comments that piques our interest was the councillor’s strange endorsement of a political party, or in his words “Green Party f—ing rules.” I’m sure that the Greens are flattered.
The Green Toronto Awards were given out last night.
Transit is a winner in the first Conservative budget. There’s a transit tax credit and more money for capital projects.
Childcare and Kyoto are some of the losers in the budget.