100 days in Brampton: Mayor Linda Jeffrey has taken on the mess she inherited, but other challenges loom large
When Linda Jeffrey was elected to the Brampton mayor’s office , voters gave her a daunting task list: Clean up perceived corruption, get the city’s finances in order and open up communication between city hall and the electorate.
Mar 06, 2015
Bringing accountability and transparency to city hall has proven to be complicated
Mar 05, 2015
Everyone has a theory about the underground structure found near York University. But seriously: What was it used for?
Feb 27, 2015
Ms. McCallion, who turned 94 earlier this month, has a new role with the University of Toronto Mississauga
Feb 23, 2015
The construction of several athletic venues across the GTA for the Pan American Games has given owners of those venues opportunities to raise cash through selling their naming rights
Feb 20, 2015
Property sales may take some pressure off a repair backlog, but critics warn a hasty sell-off could prove costly if enrolment picks up
Feb 09, 2015
The area in the West Don Lands will house thousands of athletes for the Pan Am and Parapan Games – then be renovated into Toronto’s newest multi-purpose district. Will it work?
Feb 06, 2015
In the past two decades, many newcomers to Canada have chosen to settle in the 905 region rather than in Toronto due to affordability of housing, job prospects and established ethnic communities
Jan 29, 2015
Poor layouts, tight quarters in downtown three-bedroom condos, along with high costs, are compelling owners to rent out units to anyone without kids
Jan 23, 2015
City may have to raise one-third of the cost after assuming Queen’s Park would cover the $1.6-billion tab
Jan 15, 2015
Dakshana Bascaramurty is a national news reporter who covers the Greater Toronto Area for The Globe and Mail. Previously, she was a feature writer for Globe Life.