Missing Toronto toddler Elijah found, condition unknown

Global News

TORONTO – Police have located a 3-year-old boy reported missing this morning from west-end Toronto.

Police say the toddler was found at 91 Baycrest about three hours after he was reported missing by family members. His current condition is unknown.

Authorities say he was staying with family members at an apartment building located at 145 Neptune Drive near Bathurst Street and Highway 401 where he was initially reported missing.

Police say the boy was put to bed around 9 p.m. and the family reported him missing at 7:30 a.m.

Investigators say security footage showed the child leaving the building lobby alone just after 4 a.m.

A family friend told reporters the child was staying at his grandmother’s apartment unit and that his actual residence is a 15-20 minute drive away.

“He’s a happy kid. We can’t…

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Oliver Sacks: “now I am face to face with dying”

Mind Hacks

In a moving and defiant article for the The New York Times, neurologist Oliver Sacks has announced he has terminal cancer.

Over the last few days, I have been able to see my life as from a great altitude, as a sort of landscape, and with a deepening sense of the connection of all its parts. This does not mean I am finished with life.

On the contrary, I feel intensely alive, and I want and hope in the time that remains to deepen my friendships, to say farewell to those I love, to write more, to travel if I have the strength, to achieve new levels of understanding and insight.

This will involve audacity, clarity and plain speaking; trying to straighten my accounts with the world. But there will be time, too, for some fun (and even some silliness, as well).

The whole piece is a reflection on…

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