GTA Update

Tweets from 08:04am EDT Saturday August 18th 2018 to 10:04am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
10am: Sunny 22.1C – Feels: 26C / 78.8F] – link – Wind: NE 16km/h – Barometer: 101.5 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 65% #Toronto #Weather 10:03am (1 Min.)
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
12-year-old girl found dead in California was from Waterloo, reports say link 10:01am (3 Mins.)
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Officials have identified a 12-year-old Canadian girl as the victim of a deadly boat accident in a reservoir in California. link 10:00am (4 Mins.)
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Roy Orbison died 30 years ago but will perform a Toronto concert – as a hologram: link link 10:00am (4 Mins.)
CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
No winning ticket for Friday night's $16M Lotto Max jackpot link link 9:59am (5 Mins.)
CP24
CP24@CP24
Janet Jackson, Daddy Yankee celebrate release of new song link link 9:59am (5 Mins.)
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
Kennedy: Elevator out of service between Line 3 platform, bus platform and concourse. Alternatives: link 9:57am (7 Mins.)
globalnewsto
Global News Toronto@globalnewsto
Happy Saturday everyone! Keep sharing your pics of summer adventures in the GTA with the hashtag #GreaterTorontoSummer. We're enjoying the beautiful weather at the Chinatown Festival, come visit us at our booth! link 9:44am
OPP_GTATraffic
OPP GTA Traffic@OPP_GTATraffic
COLLISION: #Hwy401 WB Collectors before Bayview – Vehicle blocking several lanes. Emergency services attending. ^jt 9:41am
am640
640 Toronto@am640
Come down to Spadina and Dundas and join #GlobalNewsRadio at #TOChinaTownFest! Play games; win awesome Prizes! All part of #GreaterTorontoSummer with @am640 #Toronto link 9:40am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
He lost his leg after a deer struck him while he was on his motorcycle. "I thought that I was dying." Two years later, Mike Laughlin got back up on his foot and returned to firefighting. Even through a life of tragedy, Laughlin's mission is to save others. link 9:35am
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CP24
CP24@CP24
Toronto weekend road closures: August 18 to 19, 2018 link link 9:31am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
In part one of our series Return to Analog, we explore the comeback of film photography in Toronto. link 9:30am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Number of cyclists more than doubled on Woodbine due to bike lanes, city says link link 9:29am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
Route 501: Minor delays westbound near Spadina Ave while we fix a mechanical problem. 9:29am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
"there is little evidence to support Trump's contention that Ohr helped Steele find dirt on Trump. He appears to be only a messenger." https: link 9:28am
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Kofi Annan, one of the world's most celebrated diplomats and a charismatic symbol of the United Nations has died. He was 80. link 9:16am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
9am: Mainly Sunny 21.2C – Feels: 26C / 78.8F] – link – Wind: NE 15km/h – Barometer: 101.5 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 77% #Toronto #Weather 9:06am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
Does the CNE still matter? Can it compare to Wonderland or the internet? @shawnmicallef says that CNE is still a vital part of Toronto. Why? It attracts a wide cross-section of society, where low and high culture is often side by side in a true city mix. link 9:05am
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CTVToronto
CTV Toronto@CTVToronto
Thousands to attend funeral service for officers killed in New Brunswick shooting link link 9:03am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Law society alleges Diamond & Diamond is not a law firm. link 9:02am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
How this woman overcame 2 strokes at 29, ran half-marathon 10 months later: link link 9:00am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
This should correctly say "animal-based" low-carb diets associated with lower life expectancy, study suggests link 9:00am
TorontoPolice
Toronto Police@TorontoPolice
0818 09:00 Open Streets Toronto, Sunday, August 19, 2018, Road Closures link 9:00am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Why scientists suspect proof of a turning point in Earth's history is sitting in a lake in Milton, Ont. link 8:55am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
Red hot planet: This summer's punishing and historic heat in 7 maps and charts – The Washington Post – link 8:49am
CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Flooding recedes at Union Station walkways after storm drenches downtown link link 8:49am
Dave1Agar
Dave Agar@Dave1Agar
We killed the cigarette. What we got in return is mango-flavored nicotine in 'party mode.' – The Washington Post – link 8:48am
CP24
CP24@CP24
Another trial looms for ex-Trump campaign chairman Manafort link link 8:41am
TorontoStar
TorontoStar@TorontoStar
It's good that Keesmaat called out Tory's record on transit. It's better that she is offering herself as an alternative. It's best if she's focused on saving her city and showing us the way forward. #StarOpinion link 8:35am
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CBCToronto
CBC Toronto@CBCToronto
Why scientists suspect proof of a turning point in Earth's history is sitting in a lake in Milton, Ont.: link link 8:30am
am640
640 Toronto@am640
During his tenure as Secretary-General of the United Nations, Annan presided over one of the world body's most turbulent periods since its founding in 1945. link 8:22am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
Route 80: Detour eastbound via Sherway Gardens Rd and The Queensway due to a stalled truck blocking the road. 8:12am
680NEWS
680 NEWS Toronto@680NEWS
Police from across North America to attend funeral for Fredericton officers link 8:10am
CityNews
CityNews Toronto@CityNews
Thousands of police officers and other first responders will be in Fredericton Saturday for the funeral of two police officers who were gunned down last week. link 8:10am
wxTO
Toronto Weather@wxTO
8am: Partly Cloudy 20.3C – Feels: 26C / 78.8F] – link – Wind: NNE 12km/h – Barometer: 101.5 kPa ^ – Vis: 24.1km – Hum: 86% #Toronto #Weather 8:09am
TPSOperations
Toronto Police OPS@TPSOperations
ATTN MEDIA: there is no Media Officer on duty until 5 pm. Urgent inquiries can be emailed to Corporate Communications ^mg 8:06am
TTCnotices
TTC Service Alerts@TTCnotices
Route 7: Detour southbound via Shallmar Blvd, Eglinton Ave W, Spadina Ave and Ardmore Rd due to a fallen tree. 8:06am
TorontoPolice
Toronto Police@TorontoPolice
0818 00:39 Mssng Man Located, Front St & Simcoe St Area, Stephen Johns, 64 link 8:06am
TheTorontoSun
Toronto Sun@TheTorontoSun
Marijuana and the pain in the neck link link 8:04am