The Scarborough nabe at the centre of this past summer's mass shooting gets a facelift, with repairs to some 95 units as part of a TCH maintenance blitz.
Pan Am diversity
Organizers of Toronto's 2015 Games release their progress report on diversity. The good: 29 per cent of Games employees are visible minorities, compared to 22 per cent in the rest of the Ontario workforce. The needs work: only one per cent are Aboriginal.
The Supreme Court of Canada refuses to hear the outdoor advertising industry's appeal of Toronto's billboard tax. The tax has been funding art projects in underserved neighbourhoods since 2001.
Old-style Lib politics
Harinder Takhar, the government services minister whose dubious political record includes a violation of the Members' Integrity Act in 2006, enters the race to become Liberal leader.
Plastic bag ban
After much to-ing and fro-ing and Public Works Committee chair Denzil Minnan-Wong's call for the plastics industry to sue the city, council kills its short-lived ban on plastic bags.
Don Bosco Eagles
The mayor's high school football team's Cinderella run to the championship ends in a loss to the Huron Heights Warriors at the Metro Bowl at Rogers Centre Tuesday.