Ontario

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Apr 1st, 2006 by zoofer last post
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Toronto Mayor Blames U.S.
Miller blames U.S. gun laws, launches job project CTV.ca News Staff With Toronto's homicide numbers keeping pace with 2005, which was dubbed 'The Year of the Gun,' concerns that the city may be experiencing a repeat are being downplayed by Mayor David... (by I think not)
Mar 23rd, 2006 by Haggis McBagpipe last post
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This is total BS.
Ontario needs a holiday around this time of year, we go for such a long stretch of time without one. Don't the western provinces have a Famliy Day or something?? TOTAL B.S. P.S I hate swearing, and I never say the S word..ever. (by Sublime)
Mar 11th, 2006 by Toro last post
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Irrelivent Petition: Make Ontario a Nuclaer Free Zone
Members Sign Below -Sublime (by Sublime)
Feb 22nd, 2006 by Jay last post
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London Area braces for walkout
"Two thousand London-area school kids have been ordered to stay home and local trash pickup and other services could be disrupted as Ontario braces for an illegal strike just after... (by Jay)
Feb 22nd, 2006 by Said1 last post
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Visiting Ottawa.
Hey, I will visit Ottawa soon, and i was just wondering what are some interesting things that i should see. Like attractions and memoriable things such as the CN tower in Toronto. :o Eagle30233 8) (by eagle30233)
Feb 13th, 2006 by YADOBBER last post
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pickup truck hire
-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hi Can someone please help me. We are going to Toronto in June and it would make my Husbands trip(if not his year) if we could hire a pick up truck for our stay. I... (by YADOBBER)
Feb 10th, 2006 by MMMike last post
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Fiscal Imbalance
What do you think about the 'fiscal imbalance' between the federal government and the provinces. Does Ontario get the shaft, or is it just sour grapes? (by MMMike)
Feb 8th, 2006 by Ali Mahdi last post
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Crazy Weather
It's crazy down here in Southwest Ontario so be sure to take care when you drive...and only drive when you have to. It's very dangerous...what about where you live? Aaron :) (by Conservative Aaron)
Feb 7th, 2006 by farasha1118 last post
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any one immgrating through marriage
if there is anyone immigrating through marriage could you please please contact me especially if your immigrating from usa! (by tmapj)
Jan 13th, 2006 by iamcanadian last post
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WARD 10 Toronto (York Centre, moreless)
Just wondering who all in this forum are from ward 10? (by Finder)
Jan 12th, 2006 by Toro last post
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Beautiful day in Toronto
Whew, the sun has been shining and today we were at a beautiful 9C. I noticed even Victoria and Vancouver were cooler than us today. In your face Islanders! (by Andem)
Jan 8th, 2006 by Finder last post
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Island Air Port Expansion (Toronto) Pro/Con U're opinion
Hey I just wanted to hear everyone's views on this issue. Since Miller came into power this hasn't been as big of an issue but you never know when it will. What do you think are the pro's and the con's and your opinion? (by Finder)
Jan 7th, 2006 by Said1 last post
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A year caught with its pants down
It's not much, I could add 1,000 more and real things that "the newz" has managed to forget about, but Merry Holidays and such... A year caught with its pants way down Dec. 31, 2005. 01:00 AM ROSIE DIMANNO STAR COLUMNIST It was another year of... (by S-Ranger)
Jan 6th, 2006 by poligeek last post
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The wonderful world of OSAP
I'm not sure how many of you all are students who are getting OSAP, but up untill 1:00pm today I was. And now because of their rules about recieving osap I am no longer a college student. I found out earlier today that they had decided to pull the money I... (by LindzyRae)
Jan 2nd, 2006 by iamcanadian last post
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Shooting in Downtown Toronto......Happy Boxing Day! POPULAR!
One person has died and four people are injured after gunfire broke out amid hundreds of shoppers in downtown Toronto on Boxing Day, police say. Police officials told CBC News shortly before 7 p.m. EST that a victim had died after being shot. They... (by bhoour)
Jan 2nd, 2006 by iamcanadian last post
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In Ontario we have a French Language Only Public School Sys.
In Ontario we have a French Language Public School system paid out of the public school systems taxes. Actually two separate systems, one for French Catholics and one a non-catholic French yet but both fully publicly funded. Ontario has less than 200,000... (by iamcanadian)
Dec 25th, 2005 by Durgan last post
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Ontario law would deny licences to dropouts
Ontario law would deny licences to dropouts A teaser: High school dropouts in Ontario will be prevented from getting a driver's licence under new provincial legislation aimed at keeping kids in school until graduation or the age of 18. Officials... (by no1important)
Dec 23rd, 2005 by Durgan last post
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Made-in-Ontario nuclear power
Made-in-Ontario nuclear power CANDU reactors best choice for province, says Alan Middleton Ontario Energy Minister Dwight Duncan mused in public earlier this month about the need to build new nuclear power plants in Ontario. This spurred several... (by Andem)
Dec 23rd, 2005 by Neodim last post
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emergency housing
Hi, ive got a screwed up situation.. My future wife is in canada and needs a place to stay but cant afford to move out from her mom. I need to go to canada to be with her because im not going to have a place to stay in a little while. Is there any way... (by tmapj)
Dec 23rd, 2005 by Jay last post
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Ont Gov-Putting Ontarian's public safety at risk everyday!
We cant win. If it isnt sponsorship scandals then it is fraudulent drivers licenses and longer ambulance response times. Why can we have real honest competent people running our country? ... (by DasFX)
Dec 23rd, 2005 by Finder last post
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Who runs the Toronto Police the Chief or Union?
The Chief is a puppet, that dances to the Union's tune. All he has is authority without power. Sort of like a Governor General. Sad state of affairs. Police in Toronto are defying the Chief of Police by doing as they please under the instructions of... (by Durgan)
Dec 18th, 2005 by no1important last post
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City Council Pass New Drug Legislation
I read an article on the way to school about the city council passing new drug legislation that would actively promote the decriminilization of marijuana, have addicts get disability benefits and open up centers where they can shoot up(any drugs). For me... (by nitzomoe)
Dec 16th, 2005 by Durgan last post
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Current smoke detectors cause deaths.
New rules on smoke detectors. There are several issues. Many current smoke detectors do not have a switch to temporarly turn off a false alarm. People remove the batteries to stop the alarm and forget to re-install, hence have no protection when... (by Durgan)
Dec 15th, 2005 by nitzomoe last post
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Hello fellow Ontarians!
Just wanted to shout out to all the Ontario members on the forum. You're all joined to discuss our local matters here, especially since the people from BC think we're all arrogant self-centred people out here at the centre of the universe :roll: :) (by Andem)
Dec 14th, 2005 by bhoour last post
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Shooting Stars? in Southern Ontario
Last night my daughter and I watched a pretty amazing show from our bedroom window. It was the first time she'd seen a shooting star, man, was she excited :blob7: . At about 9-9:45 p.m. , every few mins we'd see, another shooting star. I checked on-line... (by bhoour)
Dec 9th, 2005 by nitzomoe last post
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Your thoughts on Subway expansion?
I was just wondering what ppl's thoughts were in the sudden interest in building toronto's subways into full-fledged pruposes instead of its halfway image. I myself am ins carbroough and am helping brigna subway to scarborough as soon as possible because... (by nitzomoe)
Dec 4th, 2005 by iamcanadian last post
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Smart Meters Coming
Good for McGuinty. He finally gets one piece of the energy puzzle right. (by MMMike)
Nov 26th, 2005 by Durgan last post
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Jack-boot police behaviour sanctioned by the media.
Teens granted bail Strict conditions will keep accused away from alleged victim, school Nov. 15, 2005. 01:24 PM CANADIAN PRESS In all, four young men were charged with sexual assault and forcible confinement, 10 were... (by Durgan)
Nov 8th, 2005 by Durgan last post
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McGinty, Premier of Ontario takes decisive action
Medical evacuation of Kashechewan Reserve this afternoon,26 Oct 2005, by order of the Premier of Ontario. The Federal Department of Indian affairs ignored the problem on the KASHECHEWAN RESERVE in Northern Ontario. A sickness problem was caused by... (by Durgan)
Oct 30th, 2005 by Durgan last post
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Anyone from...
Are there any people in here from around Goderich Ontario ?? (by bigguy)
Oct 26th, 2005 by Durgan last post
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Vaughan Mills Megamall
Kden mentioned the west Edmonton mall in the Alberta forum.. but has anybody actually been to the new massive megamall in Vaughan, just north of Toronto? God it's so big! I think I gotta go there sometime today to pickup something, but its... (by Andem)
Oct 23rd, 2005 by jryan0606 last post
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Need the song from Canada
I was on vacation in Canada acouple days ago. and I heard a song that went something like this shes leaving for "canastonia" that song was great, and ive been driving myself nuts trying to find out what its called ... can anyone help me... ... (by jryan0606)
Oct 19th, 2005 by Reverend Blair last post
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Ontario Finance Minister Resigns
Ontario Finance Minister Resigns Last Updated Wed, 12 Oct 2005 00:38:44 EDT CBC News Ontario Liberal Finance Minister Greg Sorbara announced his resignation Tuesday evening following an RCMP raid of his family's real estate development company and... (by Shiva)
Oct 7th, 2005 by Reverend Blair last post
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"Mystery" Flu -Ontario
seems they may have pinned down the type it is..... hope they can confirm the type and keep it under control... Don't need no ... (by Ocean Breeze)
Sep 20th, 2005 by davidaharon last post
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looking for monopoly clubs to meet in Toronto
I am interested in meeting people who play monopoly on a regular basis using the Board game provided by Hasbro/ Parker Brothers. We will not follow the official rules but are going to be playing it with some adaptations to be tested .... Also if... (by davidaharon)
Aug 22nd, 2005 by bevvyd last post
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Last night's storm
Weather officials hit basement after tornado warning Dramatic rescue as man caught in raging Don current Wow, hell of a storm last night! Anybody else get hit? I hear there was a tornado in Fergus. The lightening was incredible, flashes every few... (by MMMike)
Aug 21st, 2005 by Vanni Fucci last post
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Ottawa to give police more power to snoop
Ottawa The federal government will introduce legislation this fall that would give police and national security agencies new powers to eavesdrop on cellphone calls and monitor the Internet activities of Canadians, Justice Minister Irwin Cotler said... (by no1important)
Aug 7th, 2005 by Gonzo last post
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Jobs in Ottawa
Are there any job opportunities in Ottawa? I've just moved back and I'm now looking for a job. It seems that call centers are doing alot of hiring, but I dont want to work there. I want a full time job. Any suggestions? (by Gonzo)
Jul 6th, 2005 by missile last post
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Live 8 in Barrie
I'm sad. I sat on ticketmaster.ca for nearly half an hour, hoping, expecting tickets to the Live 8 concert in Barrie. No tickets. I get no tickets. I'm pissed. Sorry, just had to vent... (by GreenGreta)
Jul 5th, 2005 by missile last post
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The Barrie Concerts
This was hands down the best music I've ever seen on television and I'd like to give thanx to CTV for disrupting their entire schedule and broadcasting the Canadian segments in their entirety. :) With the exception of Motley Crue,every artist did a... (by missile)
Jun 8th, 2005 by Reverend Blair last post
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Ontario Liberal MP to sit as Independent
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May 19th, 2005 by I think not last post
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Closing of coal burning stations
thoughts anyone.... (by Jay)
Apr 15th, 2005 by Andem last post
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TTC, thank god, not going on strike
Whew! (by Andem)
Mar 16th, 2005 by galianomama last post
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Back in Ottawa
I made it. I left friday evening from Victoria and made it to Ottawa on thursday. I stayed a day in Winnipeg with my cousin to recharge my batteries. The longest part was Ontario. BC was beautiful. Now that I'm here in the cold I wonder why I left... (by Gonzo)
Feb 17th, 2005 by Paranoid Dot Calm last post
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toronto
can anyone tell me what to do in toronto in june from the 1 to 6 iam just on holiday so iam looking for some interesting things to do pubs clubs anything realy thanks /chef sweden :?: (by chef)