Ford stops for photos in cottage country

Mayor Rob Ford posing for a photo with construction workers in Bracebridge, Ont., outside Marj's...

Mayor Rob Ford posing for a photo with construction workers in Bracebridge, Ont., outside Marj's Homestyle Cafe on May 16, 2014. (Photo courtesy Marj's Homestyle Cafe)

Don Peat, QMI Agency

, Last Updated: 8:28 PM ET

TORONTO ─ Mayor Rob Ford turned up in cottage country Friday.

Ford ─ who hadn't been seen in public since he left his home on May 1 after taking a leave of absence from City Hall for his "problem with alcohol" ─ was spotted in Bracebridge and Gravenhurst, Ont., on Friday afternoon.


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