Toronto Raptors beat Milwaukee Bucks to win NBA Eastern Conference finals

The Toronto Raptors have beaten the Milwaukee Bucks in a stunning come-from-behind win to advance to the NBA Finals. The Raptors conquered the Eastern Conference finals after a Game 6 100-94 victory at Scotiabank Arena in downtown Toronto Saturday night.…

Toronto Mayor John Tory goes door-to-door in campaign to halt provincial budget cuts

There’s no election campaign currently underway, but Toronto politicians were still going door-to-door Saturday morning with the hope of influencing the provincial government. Mayor John Tory and city councillor Mike Colle were canvassing Eglinton-Lawrence asking for support in their fight…

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for much of southern Ontario ahead of Saturday storms

Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for much of southern Ontario ahead of storms expected Saturday afternoon. The weather agency is warning of the possibility of large hail, damaging winds and torrential rain. Many areas in southern Ontario…

More than 150 buildings will be open to the public as part of Doors Open Toronto

As part of the 20th annual Doors Open Toronto event this weekend, more than 150 buildings — many of which aren’t typically accessible to the public — will be open for free tours. “There’s a lot of buildings in our…

Municipalities grapple with hundreds of millions in Ontario government funding cuts

TORONTO – Ontario’s municipalities say they may be forced to raise taxes or cut services due to provincial government cuts that will likely equal well over half a billion dollars in lost annual funding and foregone revenue. Since the Progressive…

This Toronto doctor helps people get more money to improve their health

A few years ago, a woman came in to see Dr. Gary Bloch at his family medicine clinic in Toronto. She had “just terribly, terribly controlled diabetes,” he said. “Her blood sugar was literally through the roof, for many reasons.…