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Glass continues to rain down on Toronto’s streets, and injures someone in the process (luckily, not a movie star—yet)

The strange thing is that it’s no longer news when a pane of glass falls from a condo tower onto downtown Toronto streets. But what is news is that yesterday the falling glass finally claimed its first casualty, injuring (luckily, not seriously) a woman who took the inexplicable risk of walking on the sidewalk. This, of course, is just the kind of thing Toronto needs as it gears up for an annual event of some consequence—the Toronto International Film Festival. Nothing like adding to the excitement by making the assembled glitterati dodge a rainstorm of falling glass, right? Alternatively, the city could actually get serious about fixing this mess before somebody gets seriously hurt. Read the entire story [National Post] »