If you live in Brampton, you now need to get a permit if you want to shoot off firecrackers at home on four holidays allowed by the city. CityNews reporter Roshni Murthy says the consequences could be as steep as a $5,000 fine.
Distracted-driving blitz underway in Toronto & York
The CAA and members of the Traffic Safety Coalition launched a six-week long distracted-driving initiative for Toronto and York Region on Tuesday. York Regional Police Sgt. Jason McIlveen spoke about the campaign and what fines drivers could face if they are caught breaking the rules.