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Cyclists campaign for user-friendly LRT

When he was a boy, Anthony Humphreys rode his bicycle everywhere – from Maurice Cody School, near Bayview and Davisville avenues, to the shore of Lake Ontario and even to the downtown core. Today, Humphreys, 42, still cycles up to 20 hours a week. His 22-year-old black Norco bush pilot takes him to grocery stores, bike trails and occasionally to work. Given the choice, however, particularly where the city plans light rapid transit lines, Humphreys would appreciate some protection for cyclists.

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Scarborough voices won over subsidized childcare cuts

After months of emotional debate, City Hall’s executive committee heard from over 200 deputations during a 20-hour marathon meeting that wrapped up early Tuesday morning.

Mayor Rob Ford and his 13-member committee heard from many Torontonians about proposed service cuts.