Newsstand: July 16, 2009
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Newsstand: July 16, 2009

Swine flu hits summer camps (Toronto Star): “Swine flu has hit cottage country with outbreaks of the virus and influenza-like illness in up to seven summer camps, including one that was temporarily closed.” [More coverage in the Globe, and CP24.]
Emotions run high as all three men in ‘G-Way’ gang trial found guilty of murder (National Post): “Cries of relief and fierce protest broke out in a Toronto courtroom Wednesday as three gangsters were found guilty of murder for taking part in a drive-by shooting five years ago that killed one innocent man and injured another.”
Twin actors face child pornography charges (Toronto Star): “Together, they acted in children’s TV shows, did commercials and created music. Now, Scarborough twins Ronald and Donald Croft, 40, have both been charged with possession of and accessing child porn.”
Bandidos boss planned to ‘screw’ Toronto chapter: murder trial witness (CBC): “A key witness in the trial of six men charged with murdering members of the Bandidos biker gang in southwestern Ontario testified Wednesday that the head of the gang’s Winnipeg chapter said it was time to ‘screw Toronto’ and work with Bandidos in Washington state instead.”
Ombudsman may review heart-attack death (Globe and Mail): “Toronto’s new ombudswoman may review the case of a man who died of a heart attack after waiting more than half an hour for paramedics to respond.”
Last Great Haberdashery: Rotman’s On Spadina Closes Door After 75 Years (CityNews): “Rotman’s didn’t appear overnight, nor did it disappear that way. The venerable Spadina haberdashery—located just south of College at 345—closed its doors for good Wednesday morning, ending 75 years of selling hats and a few weeks of cleaning out cobwebs and dusting off memories.”

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