All the news outlets are talking about the TTC strike but lots of other things happened on the weekend.
A couple was killed in a bad traffic accident on Saturday night. Police suspect street racing as a possible cause.
Leslie Scrivener of the Star writes a nice synopsis of the city’s cycling culture. The story includes decent photos of scantily clad cyclists…. HOT.
Mayor Miller is pissed off at ads that the Port Authority is running telling residents what the agency does for the city. We wholeheartedly back the mayor on this. As far as we can tell, all the Port Authority does is act as a nice little pork barrel project for local Liberals, stifle the city’s efforts to redevelop the waterfront and keep the threat of the island airport hanging over our heads. Put that in the ads.
Louise Russo, the mother who was made a paraplegic by a stray bullet, is getting a west end park named after her.
The City has its 25th murder victim. A body was found near Lawrence Ave. East and Scarborough Golf Club Road.
Finally, Toronto volunteers are heading to quake-ravaged Indonesia.The Red Cross will also be taking donations.