Etobicoke mosque holds vigil 1 week after killing of volunteer caretaker

Etobicoke mosque holds vigil 1 week after killing of volunteer caretaker

Members of an Etobicoke mosque held a vigil on Saturday one week after the stabbing death of a man who served as its volunteer caretaker. The vigil, which drew dozens of people, was held outside the International Muslims Organization (IMO) mosque, 65 Rexdale Blvd., to honour Mohamed-Aslim Zafis, 58, fatally stabbed last Saturday. Speakers at the vigil thanked Toronto […]

Hundreds expected to attend candlelight vigil in honour of GTA victims killed in Iran plane crash

Hundreds expected to attend candlelight vigil in honour of GTA victims killed in Iran plane crash

Hundreds are expected to attend a candlelight vigil planned for Thursday evening in honour of Toronto-area victims killed in the Iran plane crash.  The event comes one day after dozens of Torontonians were identified as victims of the Ukrainian airliner crash in Tehran that killed all 176 passengers on board.  From 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., friends, […]