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Two people dead after house fire in Parkdale

Two people are dead after a fire tore through a home in Toronto’s Parkdale area early on Tuesday morning. Toronto Firefighters say they were called to a home at 61 Wilson Park Road, south of Queen Street West, just after 3:30 a.m. Deputy Chief Jim Jessop said they arrived to

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Parkdale community holds rally calling for end to anti-Black racism in schools

Parents, students and community members gathered in Parkdale Saturday afternoon for a rally against racism in schools. Dozens stood outside Parkdale Collegiate Institute, demanding change and concrete measures to end anti-Black racism in schools. They held signs that read, ‘Every Black Child Matters,’ ‘Black Students Matter,’ and ‘The system is

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One person dead after fire at Parkdale apartment

One person has died after a fire broke out at an apartment building in Parkdale Monday afternoon. Firefighters were called to the area of Dunn Avenue and Queen Street West, east of Lansdowne Avenue, just before 3 p.m. Crews were met with heavy smoke on the balcony when they arrived

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One person dead in fire at Parkdale apartment building

One person was killed in a fire that broke out at an apartment building in Parkdale Monday afternoon. Toronto Fire crews were called to the building on Dunn Avenue, south of Queen Street West, just before 3 p.m.When they arrived, firefighters located the fire in a 20th-floor unit and were

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Video shows stolen car speeding down sidewalk in Parkdale

New video has surfaced showing a stolen vehicle being driven along a sidewalk in Parkdale over the weekend. The vehicle was reported stolen in the Pacific and Vine avenues area at around 7:30 p.m. on Sunday. The 14-second video, which was posted to Facebook, shows a red SUV travelling along

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Man seriously injured in daylight shooting in Parkdale

A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a daylight shooting in Parkdale. Shots rang out in the area of West Lodge and Seaforth avenues Wednesday evening. Police responded and found a man suffering from gunshot wounds. He was transported to hospital with serious but non-life-threatening injuries,

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