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Jun 27, 2019, 18:57 ET City of Toronto, Toronto Police Service, MLSE statement regarding Toronto Raptors parade and rally

TORONTO, June 27, 2019 /CNW/ - A news story today is reporting that an infant tragically died days after attending the parade to celebrate the Toronto Raptors 2019 NBA Championship title. The death...


Jun 09, 2019, 15:00 ET City of Toronto encourages everyone to plan ahead for Monday's NBA Finals Game 5

TORONTO, June 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Game 5 of the 2019 NBA Finals is scheduled for 9 p.m. on Monday evening in downtown Toronto and some road closures will be in place as early as 7 a.m. tomorrow. The City ...


Jun 09, 2019, 14:00 ET Celebration marks reopening of a renovated North Toronto Memorial Community Centre

TORONTO, June 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Mayor John Tory was joined by Councillor Mike Colle (Ward 8 Eglinton-Lawrence) and City of Toronto staff at a community celebration today to reopen the North Toronto...


May 25, 2019, 14:00 ET Cultural Hotspot launched in north Etobicoke and York neighbourhoods

TORONTO, May 25, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, Mayor John Tory launched the sixth annual Cultural Hotspot, which celebrates and spotlights the arts, culture, food, events and communities of north Etobicoke and ...


May 25, 2019, 06:30 ET Media Advisory - Doors Open Toronto turns 20 this weekend

TORONTO, May 25, 2019 /CNW/ - The 20th annual Doors Open Toronto presented by Great Gulf is an opportunity to go behind the scenes of more than 150 of the most architecturally, historically,...


May 24, 2019, 05:00 ET Don Valley Parkway maintenance closure reduced to one day due to forecast rain

TORONTO, May 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Due to forecast rain, the City of Toronto will fully close the Don Valley Parkway, from the F.G. Gardiner Expressway to Highway 401, for approximately 29 hours. Spring...


May 20, 2019, 07:00 ET The City of Toronto welcomes the first of three Collision technology conferences

TORONTO, May 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Tonight, Collision – North America's fastest-growing technology conference – opened in Toronto and is running until May 23 at the Enercare Centre at Exhibition Place....


Apr 28, 2019, 12:52 ET City of Toronto celebrates 60 years of cherry blossoms in High Park

TORONTO, April 28, 2019 /CNW/ - Mayor John Tory was joined today by Takako Ito, the Consul General of Japan in Toronto, to honour and celebrate the 60th anniversary of Tokyo's donation of 2,000...


Mar 31, 2019, 16:45 ET Professional basketball player Danny Green and Rozaay Management encourage Torontonians to 'Return the Love' by adopting a Second Chance Dog

TORONTO, March 31, 2019 /CNW/ - Professional basketball player Danny Green and representatives of creative agency Rozaay Management today joined staff of Toronto Animal Services to tour the North...


Mar 24, 2019, 09:24 ET City of Toronto recognizes World TB Day

TORONTO, March 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, March 24, has been proclaimed World TB Day in the City of Toronto. Toronto Public Health, community partners and the Stop TB Partnership are working together to ...


Mar 15, 2019, 05:00 ET City of Toronto to undertake pothole repair blitz on Saturday

TORONTO, March 15, 2019 /CNW/ - Temperatures are rising again and with that City of Toronto crews are mobilizing for another pothole repair blitz this Saturday, March 16. The City expects to conduct...


Mar 03, 2019, 07:41 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert - seek shelter, check on loved ones

TORONTO, March 3, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that...


Mar 01, 2019, 05:00 ET City of Toronto plans snow removal operation to enhance safety

TORONTO, March 1, 2019 /CNW/ - The City of Toronto will begin removing snow from neighbourhood and arterial streets at various times and locations over the next five to seven days. Dozens of crews...


Feb 27, 2019, 07:39 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert - seek shelter, check on loved ones

TORONTO, Feb. 27, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that...


Feb 22, 2019, 05:00 ET Toronto launches first pothole repair blitz of the year

TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2019 /CNW/ - It's time for the first pothole blitz of the year. Crews will mobilize this Saturday, February 23 to repair as many potholes as possible on Toronto's streets. It's...


Feb 18, 2019, 07:20 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert - seek shelter, check on loved ones

TORONTO, Feb. 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that...


Feb 09, 2019, 07:25 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert terminated for Toronto

TORONTO, Feb. 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extreme Cold Weather Alert as of noon today....


Feb 08, 2019, 08:33 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert - seek shelter, check on loved ones

TORONTO, Feb. 8, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that...


Feb 02, 2019, 07:25 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert terminated for Toronto

TORONTO, Feb. 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extreme Cold Weather Alert as of noon today....


Jan 16, 2019, 07:36 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert - seek shelter, check on loved ones

TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that...


Jan 13, 2019, 07:33 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert terminated for Toronto

TORONTO, Jan. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has terminated the Extreme Cold Weather Alert as of noon today....


Jan 12, 2019, 07:35 ET Extreme Cold Weather Alert - seek shelter, check on loved ones

TORONTO, Jan. 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Based on information from Environment Canada, Dr. Eileen de Villa, Toronto's Medical Officer of Health, has issued an Extreme Cold Weather Alert today for Toronto that...


Nov 10, 2018, 11:30 ET City of Toronto rededicates Coronation Park to honour veterans

TORONTO, Nov. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - Mayor John Tory was joined today by the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, the Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell, members of the Canadian Armed Forces and members of the...


Nov 04, 2018, 07:00 ET City of Toronto leads a pan-Canadian business mission to Web Summit

TORONTO, Nov. 4, 2018 /CNW/ - Mayor John Tory will be joined by Councillor Michael Thompson (Ward 37 Scarborough Centre), Chair of the Economic Development Committee and multiple partners on a...


Oct 10, 2018, 20:00 ET David Chariandy wins the 2018 Toronto Book Award for his novel Brother

TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2018 /CNW/ - David Chariandy is the winner of the 2018 Toronto Book Award for his novel Brother, published by McClelland & Stewart. The announcement was made Wednesday evening at an ...