Ottawa's 'dangerous' meddling biggest threat to housing: economist
"The deliberate reduction of housing demand, which is now clearly visible in the new and existing arenas, creates a risk that prices could fall, unnecessarily. Once prices start to fall, the outcome is ... Toronto prices were up 6.1 per cent. But some ...
The Benefits and Challenges of Genocide Education
On July 13, 2005, the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) put forward a motion that sparked the development of the Grade 11 “Genocide and Crimes against Humanity” course and, on Dec. 14, 2005, it decided to integrate the Armenian Genocide into the ...
How To Run (Away To) The Circus
I interviewed Stencell at his home in Toronto's east end. The house is situated on a short, charming .... From 1983 to 1991, Al expanded to run both an outdoor circus and an indoor one, playing ice rinks and community arenas. The logistics of moving ...
Cancellations and closures
City of Hamilton facilities including City Hall, Recreation Centres, arenas, drop-in programs and lessons are closed and cancelled. March Break camps ... Passengers traveling between Hamilton and Toronto advised to use the Lakeshore West train service.
Ron and Donna Ritchie are interviewed by Carmen Weld
Ron and Donna Ritchie haven't had much sleep since learning they were millionaires Saturday. The Vernon couple picked up their million dollar cheque from the BC Lottery .... At the March 1st, 2014 BC Association of Farmers' Markets (BCAFM) Conference ...
Potent symbols of the new Vancouver, served up on a Rolls-Royce's 'CHINA' plate
South China Morning Post (blog)
There's no doubt that the luxury car industry has witnessed rapid expansion in Vancouver, coinciding with the rush of Chinese millionaires to the city. About 37,000 rich migrants moved to British Columbia from 2005 to 2012 under the federal government ...
A Heritage Classic inspired by Vancouver's 1915 Stanley Cup win
The Vancouver game is an obvious echo of the 1915 pre-NHL Stanley Cup final, when the Vancouver Millionaires defeated the Ottawa Senators to bring the Cup here for the first and only time. Both the Canucks and Senators will wear “throwback” uniforms ...
A look back at the 1915 Stanley Cup final
The Vancouver Millionaires, champs of the Pacific Coast Hockey Association and a team that oozed speed and finesse, took on the rough and tough Ottawa Senators of the Eastern-based National Hockey Association. The Millionaires had Fred (Cyclone) ...