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Weekly pictures – Jan. 17 – 23

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Fish. Photo/Aleksejs Nesterins

How does it feel to be a metal fish with a candle inside?

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January 23, 2010 at 7:09 pm

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Ontario, Korean $7B green-energy partnership could power 16,000 new jobs

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Aleksejs Nesterins for the TorontoObserver.ca. Read the original here.

The landmark agreement between the Ontario government and a South Korean consortium is expected to create more than 16,000 new jobs over the next six years, but only a number of them will be permanent.

Premier Dalton McGuinty has announced details of a new green-energy during a news conference Thursday at the Toronto Stock Exchange tower.

Energy and Infrastructure Minister Brad Duguid and Premier Dalton McGuinty answer questions about the new $7 billion green energy agreement.

Energy and Infrastructure Minister Brad Duguid and Premier Dalton McGuinty answer questions about the new $7 billion green energy agreement.

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January 22, 2010 at 11:29 am

Weekly pictures

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I love taking pictures. Nothing can stop me from creating a new section – “weekly pictures,” where all good non-assignment-or-news photography is going to end up. TTC subway – you’re up!

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January 17, 2010 at 12:00 am

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The holidays are over…

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…and the Christmas tree needs to be dealt with.

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January 16, 2010 at 4:34 pm

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College books

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One of our teacher told us that our college bookstore has the highest prices for books in the whole province, but this post is not about that. This post is about two particular books I had to buy for this semester.

The title of the first one is:

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The title of the second one is:

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Couldn’t stop laughing when I noticed it. Well, at least the books are on two completely different subjects.

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January 16, 2010 at 4:31 pm

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Arrest made in the murder of Kenneth Mark case

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On Tuesday, Dec. 29, at 10 p.m., the police responded to a call for gunshot sound in the Gilmour Avenue and Dundas Street West area.

Reportedly, the police found a 29-year-old man with an apparent body trauma.

He was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, and later died.

The post-mortem examination showed the single gunshot wound to the back of the head as a cause of death.

The man has been identified as Kenneth Mark, 29, of Toronto.

Lamar Skeete, 19, of no fixed address, was charged with First Degree Murder.

A 16-year-old boy, whose name cannot be released under the Youth Criminal Justice Act also faces a First Degree Murder charge.

Another 16-year-old boy is wanted for the First Degree Murder.

They were scheduled to appear in Old City Hall court on Thursday, Jan. 14.

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January 14, 2010 at 4:47 pm

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Prague, Czech Republic – June 2009 Pictures – Part 3

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Prague. Photo/Aleksejs Nesterins

After a sleepless night in a Toronto-Prague jet, we had less than 12 hours to look at the city. Couldn't have done it without a guide.

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January 14, 2010 at 12:14 pm

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