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Where to watch Toronto mayoral election results: CityVote coverage, events

| Patricia D'Cunha

On Oct. 27, voters will be able to demonstrate their civic enthusiasm as they watch the results at various locations across the city.

Stock photo of Toronto City Hall at night.

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Where to watch Toronto mayoral election results: CityVote coverage, events

| Patricia D'Cunha

On Oct. 27, voters will be able to demonstrate their civic enthusiasm as they watch the results at various locations across the city.

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5 questions with top Toronto mayoral candidates

| Toronto staff

We may know where Olivia Chow, John Tory and Doug Ford stand on election issues, but what about their personal lives?

Emergency workers respond after a crash involving a TTC streetcar in Toronto on Oct. 25, 2014. CITYNEWS

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Woman freed from car after crash with TTC streetcar

| Toronto staff

It happened early Saturday morning at Gerrard and Carlaw.

Cynthia Mulligan’s top-6 pivotal moments of the 2014 mayoral campaign

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Cynthia Mulligan’s Top 6 pivotal moments of the 2014 mayoral campaign

| Toronto Staff

Toronto’s mayoral race will undoubtedly go down as the most memorable municipal election in Canadian history.

Candidates lay it on the line at final mayoral debate

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Candid interviews with top 3 mayoral candidates

| Toronto Staff

CityNews reporter Avery Haines sat down with the top three candidates for candid interviews.

Cpl. Nathan Cirillo of Hamilton was killed near Parliament Hill on Wednesday morning. COURTESY: Facebook

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Crowdfunding campaign raises over $250,000 for family of fallen soldiers

| Richard Southern

A crowdfunding campaign to help the families of the fallen Canadian soldiers has so far raised $251,000. Video

TDSB paid $1.29M in salary hikes despite wage freeze, audit finds

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Toronto municipal election: Voters guide to school board elections

| Showwei Chu

There are 72 school boards with 676 candidates vying to be a school trustee on Oct. 27.

File photo of grill of Ford F-150 pickup. THE ASSOCIATED PRESS/David Zalubowski.

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Ford Motor ditches Windsor in favour of Mexico for engine plant

| Allison Jones, The Canadian Press

Ford said it was unable to reach a deal with the federal and Ontario governments. (2)

John Tory & Olivia Chow react to results in latest Toronto mayoral poll

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OPINION: Tory will be mayor of Toronto (this is a prediction, not an endorsement)

| John Stall

Doug Ford believes he is going to win the Toronto election on Monday. Will he? Video Audio (1)

Brampton Mayor Susan Fennell addresses council on Aug. 6, 2014. CITYNEWS

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Fennell claims she’s been cleared in spending scandal

| Charlene Close

She says an arbitrator's reports has revealed $3,000 in improper spending versus the nearly $200,000 cited in a forensic audit. (3)

Water damage is seen in a portable at Secord Elementary School in Toronto on Oct. 16, 2014. SECORD PARENT COUNCIL

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Parents pull children out of class over mould concerns

| Toronto staff and Irene Preklet

They're concerned about an aging portable at Secord Elementary School, near Main Street and Danforth Avenue. (3)

Crowds  gathered on overpasses waiting for the motorcade carrying Cpl. Nathan Cirillo. (Tammie Sutherland/CITYNEWS)

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Slain soldier arrives in Hamilton after riding Highway of Heroes

| Colin Perkel, The Canadian Press

The funeral for Cpl. Nathan Cirillo will be held in Hamilton on Tuesday. Video

File photo of a GO train. CP PHOTO/Steve White.

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Suspicious package investigated on GO train in Oshawa

| Toronto staff

It is not clear how long the investigation and closure will last, and GO says shuttle buses are operating between Oshawa and Whitby.

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Interview: Doug Ford says election comes down to getting the vote out

| John Stall and Toronto staff

Ford said his supporters aren't just fawning fans wanting to snap a photograph. (4)

A man is in custody after driving an SUV into the streetcar tunnel at Queens Quay on Oct. 24, 2014. CITYNEWS

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Man in custody after driving SUV into streetcar tunnel

| Sarah-Joyce Battersby and Patricia D'Cunha

No injuries were reported. So far, there's no word on charges. (2)

City Council Ponders Installing Taxi Shields

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Cab drivers targeted in a string of robberies in east end

| Toronto staff

No injuries have been reported.

A file photo of a TTC streetcar passes over traffic on the Don Valley Parkway. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Steve White

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DVP closed this weekend for scheduled fall maintenance

| Toronto staff

Road closures will also be in effect for events and construction projects.

Ford and Tory clash over transit at mayoral debate

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Debate viewers pick John Tory in real-time voting

| Justin Piercy

CityNews gave viewers an opportunity to participate in the final televised Toronto mayoral debate on Thursday by letting them vote in real time on how the top three candidates fared.

CityVote 2014 The Final Showdown

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VIDEO: CityVote 2014: Final televised Toronto mayoral debate

| Toronto Staff

CityNews hosted the final televised mayoral debate in Toronto before the Oct. 27 municipal election. Olivia Chow, Doug Ford and John Tory took part in the event moderated by Melanie Ng.

Olivia Chow, Doug Ford, and John Tory verbally sparred in the final televised debate on Thursday at CityNews in Toronto. (Cynthia Mulligan/CITYNEWS)

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Reaction to final televised Toronto mayoral debate

| Justin Piercy

Viewers used the hashtag #cityvote to weigh in on the debate between Olivia Chow, Doug Ford and John Tory. (1)