Doug Ford says the Toronto school board’s claims are ‘scare tactics’ and ‘out of control’

TORONTO – Ontario’s premier is firing back at the Toronto District School Board, which says it is facing a $67-million budget shortfall mostly due to provincial funding cuts. The board says it will be forced to cut some jobs, programs…

York Memorial C.I. students resume classes at nearby high school, 1 week after devastating fire

Students from York Memorial Collegiate Institute are returning to class Monday morning at a nearby high school after a fire ripped through the school twice last week. Classes for the approximately 880 students are being held down the road at…

Investigators keeping eyes on structural instability, asbestos at York Memorial C.I.

May 9 2019 5:49pm Investigators from the Office of the Fire Marshal are trying to piece together what caused the destructive York Memorial Collegiate Institute fires. Shallima Maharaj reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof…

4-alarm fire causes heavy damage to adult school in east-end Toronto

Toronto firefighters are currently battling a four-alarm blaze at an adult education centre in the city’s east end. A spokesperson for Toronto Fire Services told Global News emergency crews were called to the Jones Avenue Adult Centre, located on Jones…

Tentative agreement reached between Toronto-area Unifor school bus drivers, Stock Transportation

A tentative agreement has been reached between Unifor school bus drivers and Stock Transportation, potentially averting a strike that would have impacted more than 8,300 Toronto District School Board (TDSB) and Toronto Catholic District School Board (TCDSB) students. Story continues…