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'I Heard My Dad Saying, 'you Can't Go'': Worker Pinned In Building Collapse Recounts Story Of Survival
CTV News Windsor,  ON
'I Heard My Dad Saying, 'you Can't Go'': Worker Pinned In Building Collapse Recounts Story Of Survival

One of the workers trapped in the rubble in the Teeple Terrace building collapse last month says it was the sound of his father’s voice that gave him the will to survive.

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Posted:Jan 23, 2021
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How The Home Reno Boom Could Help Fill In The 'missing Middle' In Toronto's Housing Stock
CBC Toronto,  ON
How The Home Reno Boom Could Help Fill In The 'missing Middle' In Toronto's Housing Stock

Affordable housing advocates are watching closely as many homeowners in Toronto are renovating their post-war bungalows to add more space. They're wondering if the city can harness the reno boom to add more density and revitalize those single-family neighbourhoods.

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Fort Qu’Appelle Home Destroyed In Devastating Blaze
CTV News Regina,  SK
Fort Qu’Appelle Home Destroyed In Devastating Blaze

A Fort Qu’Appelle family is picking up the pieces after a fire destroyed their home less than two weeks ago.

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'Historic' $170M Plan To Repair Community Housing Comes After Decades Of Deterioration
CBC Windsor,  ON
'Historic' $170M Plan To Repair Community Housing Comes After Decades Of Deterioration

Windsor city council has approved a $170 million plan to renew and repair its community housing between now and 2028.

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SIU Clears London, Ont., Police After Man Seriously Hurt Jumping From Apartment Balcony
Global News London,  ON
SIU Clears London, Ont., Police After Man Seriously Hurt Jumping From Apartment Balcony

Police had been called to the scene by a 21-year-old complainant, who said another man, 22, was in his eighth-floor apartment, in breach of conditions not to be there.

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Posted:Jan 22, 2021
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Ottawa Man Taken To Hospital For Burns After Fire Crews Douse Metcalfe Garage Blaze
Global News Ottawa,  ON
Ottawa Man Taken To Hospital For Burns After Fire Crews Douse Metcalfe Garage Blaze

Ottawa paramedics say a man was taken to hospital in stable condition after a fire broke out in a Metcalfe home garage on Friday morning.

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Posted:Jan 22, 2021
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B.C. Mounties Chop Firewood For Elderly Woman Who Was Busting Furniture To Burn, Heat Home
Global News Okanagan,   BC
B.C. Mounties Chop Firewood For Elderly Woman Who Was Busting Furniture To Burn, Heat Home

“We hope this small act of kindness encourages other British Columbians to step up, reach out to those around them and help out where they can.”

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Posted:Jan 22, 2021
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London, Ont. Building-collapse Survivor Recalls Hours Trapped In Rubble, Hopeful For Recovery
Global News Toronto,  ON
London, Ont. Building-collapse Survivor Recalls Hours Trapped In Rubble, Hopeful For Recovery

Being back in his own home after nearly a month in hospital is a welcome change, but the memory of being trapped in the deadly Teeple Terrace building collapse is still very fresh.

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Posted:Jan 22, 2021
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If Snow Hid Issues With A Home You Bought, Ask Your Salesperson And Lawyer To Step In
The Star Canada
If Snow Hid Issues With A Home You Bought, Ask Your Salesperson And Lawyer To Step In

Home sellers are responsible for maintaining a property — including snow removal from walkways — until the closing date of the deal, writes Joe Richer.

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Posted:Jan 22, 2021
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Police Identify Windsor, Toronto Women Murdered At Fort Erie Short-term Rental Home
The Spec Canada
Police Identify Windsor, Toronto Women Murdered At Fort Erie Short-term Rental Home

The names of two women murdered at thie Fort Erie short-term rental home early Tuesday have been identified by Niagara Regional Police.

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Posted:Jan 22, 2021
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Slow Internet? You’re Not Alone. Across Hamilton, Workers And Students Face Connectivity Woes
The Spec Canada
Slow Internet? You’re Not Alone. Across Hamilton, Workers And Students Face Connectivity Woes

Throughout the pandemic, schools have reported shutting down classes due to cyberattacks, while employees have reported being unable to work due to widespread network outages, twice coming from Cogeco early in January.

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Posted:Jan 22, 2021
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Lack Of Data On Evictions Called Serious Problem For P.E.I. Tenants
CBC PEI
Lack Of Data On Evictions Called Serious Problem For P.E.I. Tenants

An Island group working to protect the rights of tenants says the P.E.I. government needs to do a better job of tracking eviction numbers. 

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Posted:Jan 22, 2021
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Neighbours Praising Inuvik Woman Who Alerted Row House Tenants To Fire
CBC Canada
Neighbours Praising Inuvik Woman Who Alerted Row House Tenants To Fire

Elise Decarie-Jean is being praised for her courage when she stopped to wake up people asleep during the fire.