The most recent delay in the opening of the Eglinton Crosstown LRT continues to be shrouded in secrecy. CBC Toronto has been told it’s connected to engineering issues at Yonge and Eglinton, but Metrolinx won’t reveal the exact cause. So, two city councillors plan to find out why.
Pharmacists are getting new powers on Jan. 1 that will allow them to prescribe medications for 13 minor ailments. But with the change just five weeks away, it is still not clear if Ontarians will have to pay out-of-pocket for the service.
Toronto police have arrested three teenagers in connection with a stabbing at a Scarborough high school two weeks ago that sent one 17-year-old boy to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Ontario has passed a bill intended to spur housing development amid criticism that it will leave municipalities short billions of dollars, increase property taxes and reduce the role of conservation authorities.