What was first suspected of being a break-in at Noor’s Fine Foods turned out to be a fire early this morning.
A fire broke out in a building on Gamble Avenue near Donlands Road this morning.
Even when Linda Peters’ 1,000-square-foot basement suite was stacked to the ceiling with furniture and 11 animals lived in the same space with her, she didn’t recognize that she had a problem. “I would drag couches four times bigger than me for blocks down the street home,” she said, “stuff (them) through the front door and stack (them) all up. … I didn’t even realize there was a problem.”
The Foamco mattress factory blaze near Dufferin Street and Eglinton Avenue West shows no sign of dying after four hours.
The debate for the 2014 budget started on Wednesday at Toronto City Hall with the approval of a 2.71 per cent property tax hike. But there were protests and security guards had to be called in to remove rowdy members of the public.