Earl Provost, one of Mayor RobFord’s top advisors, personally urged Queen’s Park to help bankroll $2.8 million in renovations to Don Bosco Catholic Secondary School’s football facilities, the Star has learned.
Toronto Mayor RobFord, faced with fresh allegations he personally approached senior officials to have the road in front of his family business paved in time for a company celebration, needs to "smarten up," says one of his staunchest allies on council.
Toronto Mayor RobFord won't get re-elected to a second term, predicts Coun. Adam Vaughan, who has been widely regarded as one of Ford's main rivals for the city's top job in the 2014 municipal election.
Toronto Mayor RobFord and his family are spreading the word about a massive party at the family home in suburban Etobicoke tonight, with his brother Doug Ford voicing an automated message urging nearby residents to attend.
Toronto Mayor RobFord testifies at an Ontario Superior Court hearing that will examine whether he violated the municipal conflict of interest act and determine if he could be ultimately removed from office.
Toronto Mayor RobFord is refusing to hire a chauffeur, despite the pleas of some of his staunchest allies in council to do so after he was photographed reading while driving on the Gardiner Expressway.
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Toronto Mayor Rob Ford's brief stay in hospital this week was a transparent affair with several media updates, contrary to a historical reluctance by Canadian politicians to divulge details of their health.
Toronto Mayor RobFord is set to present a "special gift" to Hollywood comics Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis during a promotional event for their forthcoming film The Campaign, a comedy that chronicles the misadventures of two political rivals ahead of an election.
Toronto Mayor RobFord will host Prime Minister Stephen Harper for a so-called gun summit – the latest attempt by politicians and civil servants to hash out a plan to stop weapons use in Canada's most populous city.