| The Audit A penny-by-penny reckoning of the month in money
An appraisal of the month in money
Resale price of a single ticket to Elton John’s Toronto concert after Premier Doug Ford suspended a consumer protection law meant to crack down on scalpers.
Compensation sought by a Jays fan who broke a tooth and needed a dental implant after getting hit in the face by a foul ball.
Auction price for the NFL tie late mayor Rob Ford was wearing when he copped to smoking crack. It resurfaced on eBay after selling for $16,100 three years ago.
Amount of cash discovered in a discarded plastic bag in Kensington Market by a lucky passerby, who says they used a few bucks to buy a coffee and a Jamaican patty before turning the rest over to the police.
Amount the feds are handing over to fund new research on cannabis-impaired driving.
Proposed cost of implementing gunshot detection technology and additional video surveillance around the city to help curb Toronto’s gun problem. The detection software helps police collect more evidence at crime scenes, and is currently used in Chicago, Denver and New York.
Charges tossed aside in a fraud case after Ontario’s Superior Court admitted to not having enough judges to preside over long trials in a timely manner.
Estimated amount that Drake pumps into the Toronto tourism economy annually, according to marketing expert Gordon Hendren.