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Jane Pitfield won’t rest on her laurels

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Political newcomer defeats Jane Pitfield in Ward 29

Jane Switzer Globe and Mail Update http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/toronto/city-votes/wards/political-newcomer-defeats-jane-pitfield-in-ward-29/article1773497/ Published Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010 2:25PM EDT Last updated Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2010 2:31PM EDT   In a surprise victory Monday, political newcomer Mary Fragedakis won the Ward 29 council seat, beating out … Continue reading

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Fragedakis keeps campaigning in victory

Geoff Mosher Posted 25 October 2010 http://www.torontoobserver.ca/2010/10/25/fragedakis-keeps-campaigning-in-victory/   The election winner in Ward 29 addressed her supporters with the same theme of change she employed during the campaign. The retirement of Case Ootes in Toronto-Danforth sparked one of the most … Continue reading

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Pitfield doubts she’ll run again after Ward 29 loss

Pitfield doubts she’ll run again after Ward 29 loss Veronica Blake Posted 26 October 2010 http://www.torontoobserver.ca/2010/10/26/pitfield-doubts-shell-run-again-after-ward-29-loss/ Veronica Blake/Toronto Observer Jane Pitfield with supporters, including retiring councillor Case Ootes, at her post-election party. Jane Pitfield thinks that NDP endorsements contributed to … Continue reading

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Who will replace Ootes in Ward 29?

Six vie for open east end council seat By Kris Scheuer http://www.mytowncrier.ca/viewthread.php?tid=16468&extra= October 18, 2010 It’s shaping up to be one of the most hotly contested council races in town: Toronto-Danforth’s Ward 29. It’s got everything: no incumbent, a former … Continue reading

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Pitfield denies asking rival to drop out

By DON PEAT, Toronto Sun http://www.torontosun.com/news/torontovotes2010/2010/10/14/15694261.html#/news/torontovotes2010/2010/10/14/pf-15694261.html Don’t forget the comments: http://www.torontosun.com/news/torontovotes2010/2010/10/14/15694261.html#/news/torontovotes2010/2010/10/14/pf-15694266.html Last Updated: October 14, 2010 9:20pm City council candidate Jane Pitfield was accused of impeding democracy by a rival Thursday. Fellow Ward 29 candidate Jennifer Wood said one of … Continue reading

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Candidate accuses Jane Pitfield campaign of ‘impeding democracy’

http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/toronto/city-votes/candidate-accuses-jane-pitfield-campaign-of-impeding-democracy/article1757997/ Don’t forget the comments: http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/national/toronto/city-votes/candidate-accuses-jane-pitfield-campaign-of-impeding-democracy/article1757997/comments/ The tight race in Ward 29 took a nasty turn Thursday, with candidate Jennifer Wood accusing the campaign of rival Jane Pitfield of “impeding democracy” after a former Pitfield campaign worker urged Ms. Wood … Continue reading

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