Halloween cancelled?: Ontario school discourages costumes to ensure all kids are included
Sloane Public Elementary school in Toronto came under serious heat for an email to parents, saying their annual Halloween festivities would be replaced by a “fall celebration.”
Over 30 arrested including kingpin in Ontario-based sex trafficking operation
A central “kingpin” and 30 others have been arrested, with 300 charges being laid in a major investigation into human trafficking and organized crime.
Liberal MP Adam Vaughan accidentally criticizes Liberal Party
Vaughan, who has served as MP for the riding since 2014, took to Twitter last week to go on a tirade against the Conservative Party. He specifically stated that giving Premier Doug Ford a “dance partner” in Ottawa would be a “huge risk for Toronto.”
Ontario woman drives herself 7 km to hospital following stabbing in Costco parking lot
A 31-year-old man has been charged with Attempted Murder of a woman in the parking lot of a local Costco.
Ford government pledges $40M to mental health initiatives for students
The Ford government is pledging $40 million towards mental health initiatives for students, including “permanent funding” for roughly 180 mental health workers in secondary schools made up of school psychologists and therapists, reports CBC.
Chinese student staged his own kidnapping in Ontario to extort $1 million from parents
A 16-year-old Chinese student who recently arrived in Canada has been charged by the York Regional Police with staging his kidnapping.
Ontario teens stabbed a 14-year-old to death outside of school, in front of his mother
The 14-year-old victim was a student at Sir Winston Churchill Secondary School. It was outside of school grounds where he was stabbed by two teens.
Ford government and Union reach deal avoiding school closures
Minister of Education Stephen Lecce announced the deal earlier this evening.
Hamilton pedophile who attempted to traffic seven-year-old stepdaughter returned from healing lodge to prison
On Wednesday, a Hamilton man who received a 13.5-year sentence for attempting to sexually advertise, sexually abusing, and creating child pornography of his 7-year-old stepdaughter was transferred from a medium security prison to the Waseskun Healing Lodge in Quebec.