BEACHES – Toronto firefighter band “Backdraft” performed at the Opera House this past Thursday April 15th. “Backdraft” along with other bands and groups such as “Calamities” and “Late Shift” performed a benefit concert to raise money for Haiti earthquake relief. Approximately $10,000 was raised, according to Alan Cair, one of the organizers of the event. [...]
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BEACHES – East end firefighters were called out early this afternoon to a 2-alarm blaze on Gainsborough Rd. north of Gerrard St. E. An 84 year-old man was removed from the house with no vital signs and was rushed to Toronto East General Hospital. He was later pronounced dead. The fire had engolfed the upper [...]
BEACHES – One person has been stabbed twice in the back on in the Queen St. and Glen Manor Dr. area. Emergency crews transported the male victim to Mount Sinai Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Police is scouring the area for possible suspects as well as for the weapon.
A two vehicle accident involving a police cruiser at the intersection of Queen Street East and Woodbine Avenue early Tuesday morning sent the drivers of both vehicles to hospital with minor injuries. Charges were later laid on the driver of the civilian vehicle in relation to the incident. Police officers from 55 Division were on [...]