Zahid takes Scarborough Centre for Liberals

Salma Zahid, the new Liberal MP for Scarborough Centre, stood before a crowd of supporters Monday night to announce her victory. “We have taken it back from the Harper,” said Zahid, a first-time campaigner for federal election. She beat Roxanne James, the incumbent Conservative, by collecting 51.1 per cent of the vote. James garnered 30.9 […]

Police release video in pizza parlour shooting

Toronto Police has released security camera footage showing the suspect of a Scarborough double-shooting being dropped off near the crime scene. The shooting took place on Sept. 14 outside Halal Pizza Time and Restaurant near Markham Road and Lawrence Avenue. Police arrived on scene to find two men with gunshot wounds. One of the men was taken […]

Father of two identified as victim in fatal shooting

Police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting in Scarborough on Sunday as Abdul Monir, 31, of Toronto. At a news conference on Sunday afternoon, police said Monir, a father of two, had arrived in Canada in May from Afghanistan. The shooting took place in Scarborough near the Markham Road and Lawrence Avenue East area. Police […]