City splash pads open this weekend

The city of Toronto has had a change of heart and decided to turn back on the water at most of their nearly 100 splash pads as the summer temperatures continue to heat up.“We have decided to reprioritize work and delay closure due to the unseasonably warm temperatures,” Matthew Cutler, a spokesperson for Parks, Forestry and Recreation, told CityNews in an email.Only a handful of splash pads ha [...]

22 September 2017

Enquête sur les femmes autochtones: les explications des commissaires déçoivent

C’était la première occasion pour les commissaires de l’enquête sur les femmes autochtones d’apaiser les inquiétudes des élus fédéraux qui voient aller leurs travaux sous le feu des critiques. Mais les réponses offertes jeudi ont profondément déçu...Read more... [...]

22 September 2017

Jamaican woman facing deportation loses bid to stay in Canada

A Jamaican woman facing deportation has lost her bid to remain in Canada.Beverley Braham has been ordered by the Canada Border Services Agency to report for removal on Thursday after her appeal was denied.Braham, 38, is married to a Canadian citizen and has a four-month-old son, who was born in Canada. She came to Canada in 2012 on a six-month visa, but overstayed her visa.On Sept. 6, she took her [...]

21 September 2017

Archbishop Tutu condemns Aung San Suu Kyi’s silence on Myanmar’s genocidal violence against Rohingya Muslims

Retired South African Archbishop Desmond Tutu is fed up with fellow Nobel laureate Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s continuing silence on the genocidal violence being perpetrated against Rohingya Muslims by Myanmar security forces and extremist Buddhists under her watch. This week, Tutu penned a letter condemning the de facto Myanmar leader’s silence.Aung San Suu Kyi, who was awarded the Nobel Peace Pri [...]

21 September 2017

Still Searching For Your Passion? 3 Tips To Accidentally Find It

Everyone needs something to make them eager to jump out of bed every morning. Your passion is what drives you, whether it’s taking care of animals, making coffee as a barista, working in a machine shop, being an interior decorator, or traveling the world and relying on the kindness of strangers. Your passion is unique to you; it doesn’t have to be big to be authentic. If you haven’t found y [...]

19 September 2017

6 Unique Ways To Make Your Engagement Video Go Viral

Who isn’t moved by those amazing wedding proposal videos that get shared like crazy on social media? Some of them are spectacular. If you’re planning to propose, here are some ways to make it memorable and worthy of being shared: 1. Understand why marriage videos really go viral Wedding and proposal videos don’t go viral because of someone’s post-production skills. The most popular [...]

19 September 2017

Stabbing in Brampton sends 3 people to hospital

Three people were injured and one of them is in life-threatening condition after a stabbing in Brampton on Monday night.Peel regional police responded to a call around 9 p.m. in the area of Royal Orchard and Bovaird drives.A group of three people was reportedly involved in a dispute with another group of four people, resulting in the assaults.One man was stabbed and suffered serious injuries. He w [...]

19 September 2017

Want to improve your memory or ability to concentrate? Lutein in avocados shown to boost eye and brain health

(Natural News) Eating avocados may help boost eye health, memory and attention, a study published in Nutrients revealed.A team of researchers at the Tufts University’s Jean Mayer USDA Human Nutrition Research Center on Aging noted that these beneficial effects were largely in part to the fruit’s high lutein levels. According to the experts, both the eyes and the brain  [...]

19 September 2017

Emergency fundraisers held in GTA for Rohingya muslim refugees

Muslim communities across the GTA came together this weekend for two emergency fundraisers in Markham and Mississauga, raising money to deliver life-saving aid to nearly 400,000 Rohingya Muslims fleeing the violence in Myanmar.Their homes were burned to the ground with some calling the actions of the Buddhist-majority government “ethnic cleansing.”Refugees have ma [...]

18 September 2017

Laïcité, cannabis et policiers au menu de la rentrée

Le compte à rebours a donc démarré et les partis politiques feront tout leur possible cet automne pour se démarquer, quitte à rebrasser les cartes dans leurs équipes respectives.Voici un aperçu des thèmes qui seront abordés cet automne.Read more... [...]

18 September 2017

EXCLUSIVE: Toronto police chief records video message addressing morale

Toronto’s top cop is reaching out to the rank and file as officers continue a work-to-rule campaignby wearing union ball caps while on the job.This is Phase 2 of a quiet protest against the force’s modernization plan, which includes a significant overhaul of how officers do their jobs.The plan’s goal is to make the Toronto Police Service more efficient and trim back a portion of the for [...]

16 September 2017

EXCLUSIVE: GTA boy, 8, restrained, sedated on first day of school

The first day of school for an eight-year-old GTA boy ended with him all alone in a hospital bed, his arms and legs restrained, injected with a sedative.“When I saw him, I held back my tears because I didn’t want him more upset,” the boy’s mother said. “In his face, I could see that he was destroyed inside.”The boy, whom CityNews has chosen not to identify, has a history of educational [...]

16 September 2017

Can’t beat them, join them: Campbell gobbles up organic company for $700 million

(Natural News) Campbell Soup Company announced on July 6 that they have acquired organic food products group Pacific Foods of Oregon, Inc. for a total amount of $700 million. The agreement will augment Campbell’s lackluster natural foods arm and help reinvent the company’s center store as it continues to expand into the organic market. Pacific Foods will continue to operate in i [...]

14 September 2017

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