2 women shot in York U Student Centre: EMS
Their injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.
Mayor Rob Ford apologized to Toronto Star reporter Daniel Dale, saying he did not mean to suggest the journalist was a pedophile, in a television interview with Conrad Black last Monday. He said he has no issues with Dale personally.
City council resumed its monthly meeting on Tuesday after discussions came to an abrupt end on Monday night following outbursts in the chamber. On Tuesday, Mayor Rob Ford withdrew his comments that some councillors were corrupt.
City council resumed its monthly meeting on Tuesday after discussions came to an abrupt end on Monday. Speaker Frances Nunziata, who had pleaded for calm on Friday, called an end to the meeting around 8 p.m., after outbursts from Coun. Giorgio Mammoliti. Mammoliti said he was sorry if he offended anyone, but will not withdraw his comments.
Mayor Rob Ford was angry that Coun. Giorgio Mammoliti had been asked to leave but “the most corrupt ones [councillors] can stay.”
Mayor Rob Ford sang and danced with a Toronto choir over the weekend. Late-night talk show host Jimmy Kimmel joked that “at least he was getting some exercise.”
Mayor Rob Ford is going to propose that council instruct city staff for a report on the pros and cons of privatizing garbage pickup east of Yonge Street.
Toronto Star reporter Daniel Dale spoke with political affairs specialist John Stall about the libel notice he served to Mayor Rob Ford for televised comments he made that Dale said amounted to an accusation of pedophilia.
Coun. Josh Matlow is arguing that the city hasn’t spent yet any money on the subway extension and that it shouldn’t until at least 2015.
Toronto deputy mayor Norm Kelly has most of his powers and it seems people think he’s doing a better job than Mayor Rob Ford.
The chair of Toronto Community Housing’s board of directors will retire next year.