Big Bins Come To Town, LeDrew Joins Mayoral Race, Cameras at Jane and Finch
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Big Bins Come To Town, LeDrew Joins Mayoral Race, Cameras at Jane and Finch

The City is paying over $28 million to make sure we get bigger recycling bins. The plan is to make recycling easier for Torontonians. We think the Sun’s headline spells it out best “Recycling now 4 times the fun.” Who could hate that?
The OPP raid biker gang strongholds all over the province, including a chapter of the Vagabonds here in Toronto. They found guns and meth labs. 500 police officers were involved in the raid.
2006_9_29stephen.jpgFormer Liberal party president Stephen LeDrew jons the mayoral race. He comes out swinging at David Miller, saying that “”This city cannot afford him as mayor for another four years.” He also takes shots at Jane Pitfield “She’s a nice lady. She has good intentions. She has very little executive ability or political ability in my view.”
Voters and candidates for Catholic School Board trustee are crying foul over signs at schools that advertise the names of current trustees.
A Toronto Sun columnist has a run-in with a very scary driver.
They’re holding a rally in support for our troops in Dundas Square at noon.
The Police are in the news a lot and much of it isn’t good. A shopkeeper alleges that he was beaten and robbed by members of the drug squad. The Police Services Board passes a rule that cops charged with serious criminal offences can have their pay suspended until they are cleared.
Two people have been arrested for throwing boulders at cars from an overpass.
The police are mounting cameras in the Jane and Finch area and other parts of northeastern Scarborough. We’re curious why this hasn’t gotten more coverage.