on May 2, 2011
In the early going the Liberals are taking a beating across Toronto while the Conservatives look poised to make major gains.
As of 10:15 p.m. the Tories were leading in Liberal held ridings of Don Valley West, York Centre, Willowdale, Eglinton-Lawrence and Michael Ignatieff's...(More)
by Dexter Frost
on May 1, 2011
On the final day of the campaign Liberal leader Michael Ignatieff spent time at Iqbal Halal Food Centre, in Thorncliffe Park with Don Valley West MP Oliphant.
All photos by Dexter Frost
by Sandie Benitah
on April 20, 2011
Heading into the May 2 federal election, the Liberal stronghold on two key midtown ridings was as solid as ever, while two others were beginning to show the weakening pundits have described as part of the dynamic that gave rise to Ford Nation.
So confident were Liberals in St. Paul’s...(More)
by Shawn Star
on April 5, 2011
The ridings of Don Valley East and Don Valley West have been Liberal territory ever since the virtual implosion of the former Progressive Conservative Party during the 1993 federal election.
Now, almost 20 years later, a seat representing those ridings still eludes the Conservative...(More)
by Kris Scheuer
on February 17, 2011
Don Valley West MPP Kathleen Wynne is hoping for a three-peat when she runs in the provincial election this fall.
It may be early in the game, but as of mid-February, her chances looked pretty good: the Progressive Conservatives, Greens and New Democrats have not officially nominated...(More)
by Rob Oliphant
on December 3, 2010
She had lived in a high-rise near Yonge and Eglinton for close to 50 years.
Never married, Ellen had been what she referred to as a “business girl,” part of a long-standing group of business and professional women having worked for large downtown law firms for over 40 years. It...(More)