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    Student Robot Teams From Westview Compete at International

    Team 746 Gearheads at the FIRST World Championship Westview Centennial Secondary School had two robot teams in the 2016 FIRST Robot season. The Teams were 886 Wildcats and 746 Gearheads. The senior Team 886 Wildcats which started in 2002, competed at the Greater Toronto Central Regional event at Ryerson University Mattamy Athletic Centre March 2,

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    Unforgettable Winter Holiday Experience

    Future Short Story AuthorsQuestion to students: “Have you ever dreamed of becoming a short story author?” The York West Advocate offered to publish some of the short articles written by students from Emery CI, Westview CSS, and CW Jefferys CI on the topic of “My Most Unforgettable Winter Holiday Experience.” The following are the articles

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    7th Annual Interfaith Remembrance Dinner

    On Saturday December 3rd, around 100 persons met in Monsignor Fraser College, 45 Norfinch, to remember those who had died of gun and other violence in our community in the preceding year. “To remember someone is to recall their name, their life, their stories, what they loved and believed in and HOW they lived….This ceremony’s 

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    Westview Seniors and Juniors Volleyball…

    Written by: Gabriela Gonzalez Photos by: Anh Luu   On Wednesday September 28th the senior and junior boys played a close game against Northview. This game was the first of their season and they played very well as a team and showed the chemistry that they have been building during practices. Both captains of the

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    A New Era in Health Care in Jane/Finch Could Come….

    A New Era in Health Care in Jane/Finch Could Come if health care executives follow through on their promises to become involved in our community. On September 27th the leaders of many of our Jane/Finch social agencies, executives from our new hospital, leaders in our regional health care authority (CLHIN), and representatives of our politicians

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    Here is our new hospital, 1235 Wilson Ave near Keele

    North America’s First Fully Digital Hospital Ontario Investing Up to $2.13 Billion in State-of-the-Art Humber River Hospital October 1, 2015 10:00 A.M. Office of the Premier       Humber River Hospital — North America’s first fully digital hospital — will open its doors in Toronto on October 18, using the most modern technologies to offer

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    Frankie Halls Retirement

    Frankie’s younger son Adisa on the left and his older son Nkosi on his right.   Growing up in Trinidad and Tobago, Frankie Halls was the third youngest of his 13 siblings.  Doing well in school was expected, but leaving Trinidad to eventually become a vice principle of a high school was something that would

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    Three of our Athletes Reach Provincial Level Competition (OFSSA)

    By: David Ros    (Associate York West Advocate Editor)    With the Olympics set to begin in a couple of weeks, the world’s attention will once again be focused upon elite athletics competitors as they go for gold in Rio.             Closer to home, three young athletes from our local schools have been taking the next steps in order

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