Letter: Time to tug councillors on Tuggs transparency

Last fall, I became involved with a community activist group, Free the Beaches. Our goal was to stop the proposed sublease of Tuggs Inc. to Carters Landing – a franchise restaurant of Cara Operations Ltd. – with a view towards ending Tuggs’ control over our parkland. With an opportunity to legally end the city’s controversial […]

Ford 1, Foulidis 0 after defamation ruling

On Dec. 27, Ontario Superior Court Justice John Macdonald concluded that Mayor Rob Ford did not make any statements that defamed Boardwalk Cafe’s owner George Foulidis. The decision was made after a trial that lasted less than two weeks last November. Foulidis accused Ford of making statements to a daily newspaper which implied that the […]