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Bob And Doug, SpaceX Astronauts, Remind Canadians Of Iconic SCTV Duo They went really far north, eh.By Huffingtonpost Lisa Yeung05/30/2020 07:53pm EDT | Updated 13 hours ago Canadians, like countless others around the world, tuned in for the historic NASA and SpaceX launch Saturday. And probably more than a few of those Canadians, when they saw the Crew Dragon lift off, couldn’t help … Read More

TPFFA Covid-19 Mask Fundraiser


Special thanks to Local 3888 for making this fundraiser available to our Retired Members and those retired from our 6 former Metro Toronto Locals. Please follow the directions and use the link to the form near the end of this notice to order. Payment is through the PayPal Portal, apparently there you may also use a credit card -> Stay … Read More



Recently there was a virtual meeting regarding changes being considered for OMERS. We are sharing it here for those who may not have had access or receive correspondence from the OPFFA but are OMERS members. FROM THE OPFFA… We want to bring to your attention some important information about your OMERS plan. Please click here to access an OPFFA OMERS … Read More

William L. Stanfield Funeral Notice

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William Stanfield – 1924 – 2020 It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of William “Bill” Stanfield, Retired Captain of the former North York Fire Dept, on May 13th, 2020. Bill Stanfield age 96yrs, had 33yrs service and was retired for 35yrs. Bill was one of our few remaining World War II Veterans, and a survivor … Read More

William “Bill” John Coe Funeral Notice

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Retired DC William “Bill” Coe, with family on Wednesday May 13, 2020 in his 89th year. Beloved husband of Nancy (65yrs). Loving father of the late Dave and Donna. Dear father-in-law of Lynn and the late Derek. Much loved Grandad of Ryan (Vanessa), Sean (Jacquie), Heather (Brad), Bill and … Read More

Reginald Jackson Funeral Notice

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Reginald Ivan Jackson of Brighton Ontario formerly of Hastings, passed away on Thursday April 30, 2020 at the age of 78. He was born in Walsall, England, the son of the late Sydney Ivor and Daisy Jackson. He moved to Canada in 1950. Proud member of Toronto Fire for … Read More

Auto Insurance discount?


Are you eligible for a discount? This crazy Covid-19 thing has us all driving a lot less than we normally would. Below is a link to an article found online. It appears many companies are ready to give some relief on premiums. For example – “Aviva is offering a new Stay Home endorsement which can reduce auto premiums by up … Read More

Maurice De Witt Funeral Notice

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DC Maurice DeWitt – 1930 – 2020 It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Maurice (Moe) DeWitt in his 90th year on Monday, May 11th, 2020 at Southlake Regional Health Care Centre. Moe was predeceased by wife Marlene (Lunn). He will be missed greatly by his children Marie and Michael. Adoring Grandfather to his pride and … Read More

REMINDER – OPFFA Webinar – OMERS Plan Changes


UNION NOTICE: #20-087 Friday, May 1, 2020 Subject: OPFFA Webinar – OMERS Plan Changes You are invited to a Zoom webinar with TPFFA President and OPFFA OMERS Representative Frank Ramagnano on OMERS Shared Risk Indexing. OMERS Sponsors Corporation is solely responsible for determining benefit levels and contribution rates for the Plans and setting compensation levels and appointment protocols for both the SC … Read More

Edward Williamson Funeral Notice

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Edward Charles Williamson – Oct 1933 – May 2020 WILLIAMSON Edward Charles (Retired Fire Fighter of East York Fire Department and Retired Toronto Realtor). Edward, formerly of Halifax, N.S., passed away on Sunday, May 3, 2020, at Lakeview Manor, Beaverton. Born October 12, 1933, in Tampico, Mexico, son of the late Gertrude (White) and James Williamson. Former husband of the … Read More