John Tory


Toronto mayor says cancellation of fall, winter events including New Year's to be expected

Gatherings like New Years Eve celebrations at Nathan Phillips square, Remembrance Day ceremonies, the Royal Winter Fair and the Santa Claus Parade are all apart of the events that are expected to be cancelled.

Joe Vaughan

BREAKING: Trudeau government to provide Toronto with $14 MILLION for quarantine facility

The announcement came after days of Ontario cases reaching nearly 200 new confirmed cases a day—rates that mirror those of the early pandemic.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Ford government to allow Toronto and Peel to enter reopening stage three

The Ford government announced that it will allow Toronto and Peel Region to enter Stage 3 of the coronavirus reopening process on Friday

Collin Jones

BREAKING: Protestors crash Toronto groundbreaking ceremony, forcing Mayor John Tory to flee

Tory tried to make peace with the group, telling them he would be happy to speak with them after the event had concluded, but protestors continued to heckle the mayor.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Toronto mayor slams 'chair girl'—says she should have gone to jail

Toronto Mayor John Tory made it known that he believes Marcella Zoia (aka "chair girl") should have gone to jail for throwing a chair over the balcony of a high-rise onto a busy highway.

Collin Jones

Toronto mayor wants masks worn in bars and restaurants during Stage 3 of the reopening process

Toronto Mayor John Tory has suggested that those within the city continue to wear masks as Ontario enters Stage 3 of its plan to reopen the economy, fearing that a second wave of the coronavirus could flare up if the protocols are relaxed too much.

Collin Jones

Toronto will not enter Stage 3 of reopening this week

Senior government sources have suggested that Toronto will not enter Stage 3 of Ontario’s coronavirus reopening plan this week.

Sam Edwards

Toronto Doctors For Defunding Police in say 'policing is a public health crisis'

A group of more than 50 Toronto-based doctors are demanding the defunding of police, claiming that "policing is a public health crisis."

Mia Cathell

BREAKING: Anti-eviction protests turn violent outside of Toronto mayor's home

Protestors and Toronto police clashed outside of Toronto Mayor John Tory's condo Monday evening.

Barrett Wilson

BUSTED: Toronto mayor posts old photo of city to hide protestors' vandalism

Toronto Mayor John Tory has found himself in hot water after he posted a picture of a landmark that has since been vandalized by protestors.

Nico Johnson

Toronto asks businesses to get ready for next phase of reopening

The City of Toronto is advising restaurants to start preparing to reopen along with personal service businesses such as hair and nail salons and barbers.

Sam Edwards

BREAKING: Thousands protest in Toronto over the deaths of Regis Korchinski-Paquet and George Floyd

Protests that were planned today in Toronto to take action against anti-black and anti-Indigenous racism in Canada and the US saw thousands arrive on the scene to take part.

Libby Emmons and Beth Baisch

Toronto mayor celebrates 'Menstrual Hygiene Day' by calling women 'menstruators' and 'people who menstruate'

It is quite odd that the official website for Menstrual Health Day specifically names women and girls, but Mayor Tory's proclamation does not.

Roberto Wakerell-Cruz

Toronto to paint circles in Trinity Bellwoods Park to enforce social distancing

Toronto will be painting circles on the grass at Trinity Bellwoods Park to enforce social distancing as per coronavirus crisis measures.

Jonathan Bradley

Toronto Mayor blasted over FOUR BILLION DOLLAR Rail Deck Park

John Tory's pet project, Rail Deck Park, is being pushed ahead. This comes despite the cost of the project ballooning since its last projection.

Nico Johnson