PRESS DIGEST-Canada-Oct 30

Tue Oct 30, 2012 6:09am EDT
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Oct 30 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories from selected Canadian newspapers. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.


* Toronto city manager Joe Pennachetti's office released a highly anticipated report Monday that estimated the municipality could reap as much as C$195 million per year -- on top of a one-time sale or lease of city-owned land -- from an integrated resort casino near the waterfront.

* A record number of Canadians visited a food bank this year, an indication the recession's legacy continues to bite.

More than 882,000 people used a food bank this March, a 2.4 percent increase from last year. Demand is now 31 percent higher than before the recession, a study to be released Tuesday says.

Reports in the business section:   Continued...