TORONTO STAR

    Water levels rise on Toronto’s eastern beaches

    Water levels rise on Toronto’s eastern beaches


    A kite-surfer is seen on a new sandbar at Ashbridge’s Bay. Localized flooding has been seen at various points along Toronto’s eastern shores this...


    Despite soggy beaches and localized flooding along the waterfront, the city says the Toronto Islands are better protected since record water levels in 2017.
    Heather Scoffield: Canada tries to ride the median in quandary over big tech

    Heather Scoffield: Canada tries to ride the median in quandary over big tech


    NDP MP Charlie Angus, shown during a meeting with the Toronto Star editorial board, has been vocal in his criticism of big tech companies like Facebook and...


    The stakes are high, both in getting the balance right for Canadian businesses and users of social media, and also for Canada’s role in the world, Heather Scoffield writes.
    Toronto preschool for kids with disabilities can’t accommodate staff who use wheelchairs

    Toronto preschool for kids with disabilities can’t accommodate staff who use wheelchairs


    Ashleigh Judge is frustrated that the city has yet to renovate the Eglinton Ave. building that houses the Play and Learn preschool, where she was turned down for a...


    Early childhood educator Ashleigh Judge says she was disappointed to be turned down for a job at a nursery school run by Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital because the building that houses it is inaccessible.