Parts of the GTA could be in for a brief blast of winter weather and the trial for two men accused of murdering Tim Bosma begins today. Here is some news you can use for Monday, Jan. 18, 2016: 


A special weather statement has been issued for parts of the GTA ahead of possible snow squalls in the region.


  • The trial for two men accused of murdering Tim Bosma beings today in Hamilton with jury selection.
  • It appears celebrity businessman Kevin O’Leary could give Conservative Party leadership hopefuls a run for their money if he decides to enter the race, a new poll suggests.
  • Ontario Provincial Police are searching for suspects wanted in connection with an armed robbery at a Caledon gas station.


  • The Toronto Design Offsite Festival (TO DO) begins today and runs until Jan. 24. The annual festival features storefront displays, exhibitions, installations in Toronto galleries and designer lectures and workshops.
  • The Maple Blues Awards will be held tonight at Koerner Hall, located at 273 Bloor Street W. The event celebrates Canadian blues music and musicians from across the country.


The Raptors are taking on the Nets tonight at the Air Canada Centre at 7:30 p.m.