AJK elections: Which party is sharing political space with women?

Quite surprisingly, not a single woman is contesting the July 21 polls from the platform of Imran Khan's Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) because the party has...

RISE: Making it to IIT

In a first for the Kashmir valley, 4 students made it to the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology (IITs), the results for which were declared...

High school football Div. 3 leaders

Sam Lehman, Hopkinton, 12, 0, 2, 0, 76. Nick Smith, Whitman-Hanson, 11, 0, 4, 1, 75. Chenet Guerrier, Burlington, 12, 0, 1, 0, 74 .....

Car Design News to host a trio of events around Beijing auto show

Car Design News (subscription) (blog)Car Design News (subscription) (blog)From outside China came Fiat Brasil's Chief Interior Designer Mateus Silveira, who praised it as the place...

Imran, Tareen, Aleem to be made accountable: aide

He speaking at a ceremony which was attended by Kashmiri leaders Shah Ghulam Qadir, Naureen Arif, Raja Iftikhar Ayub, Sardar Abdul Khaliq Wasi, Dr Muhammad...

James Earl Jones to Voice Darth Vader in Rogue One, and More Movie News

What is currently unknown is who will actually be physically portraying Darth Vader in the helmet and cape, but so far, it doesn't sound like...

Last call for site plan for new south-Barrie high school

Bonnie Ainsworth said she's made up her mind too. "Everything but the good of the students, the neighbourhood and the community are off the table...

'Start Talking' golf tourney scores for local mental health

MP for Barrie-Innisfil John Brassard offers a few pointers MP Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonteto Alex Nuttall during a putting challenge held Friday during the 5th annual Start Talking...

NYMF to Debut LUDO's Broken Bride

Donna Drake directs a cast of 14 that includes Spencer Clark, Carson Higgins, Larry Hamilton, Catherine Landeta, Melissa Hunter McCann, Gabrielle McClinton, Brendan Malafronte, Jamen...

Craving leftovers? There's an app for that!

“There are a huge number of these technologies,” Mayor Jeff Lehman said at a corporate services committee meeting this week. “Some are in play in...

Uber drivers should expect regulations this fall

Michael Prowse questioned if the discussions could be productive without representation from Uber on the working group. “I have some challenges with … asking taxi...

Baltimore City Hall book club lets employees share ideas about leadership, teamwork

Peter Little, the Parking Authority's executive director, led the lunch discussion. Along with ... The book highlights how team members have to recognize and rely...

NAB arrests five in Defence land scam

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB), Lahore, arrested five people in a land compensation fraud case involving over Rs50 million. According to a NAB spokesman,...

Pension plan changes spark talk

That's where Conservatives Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte MP Alex Nuttall foresees a problem. Nuttall said from round-table discussions he has attended, he's concerned about the effects it will...

Friday, July 1

Actor David Prowse is 81. Cookiemaker Wally Amos is 80. Dancer-choreographer Twyla Tharp is 75. Actress Genevieve Bujold is 74. Rock singer-actress Deborah Harry is...

Hazardous waste cleanup draws 278 people

County Public Works Superintendent Jeff Tennyson said 278 people brought household hazardous waste to a cleanup event Saturday at Queensbury Highway Department. ... Don Lehman...

Dispensary owner urges city to get in on pot debate

Mayor Jeff Lehman says the city enforces all existing bylaws, but would not comment when asked if pot dispensaries are legal in the city. "That's...

Amjad Sabri death: Papers mourn silencing of 'the last Sabri'

Also on Twitter, politician Imran Khan wrote: "Shocked at the murder of famous qawwal Amjad Sabri.... A complete failure of law & order & writ...

Barrie councillors concerned price tag isn't enough

“You're specific concern is we're not asking enough,” Mayor Jeff Lehman said to those who questioned the sales prices or how they were arrived at.

Philip Barbaree set for Lowcountry return in The Players Amateur

Philip Barbaree, who captured the U.S. Junior Amateur just a few miles down the road last summer, and world No. 3 Sam Horsfield headline the...

NASCAR's Leland Industries 300 at Sunset Speedway

Before the race, officials welcomed MP for Barrie-Innisfil John Brassard, and Innisfil Mayor Gord Wauchope to track level, to greet the drivers, and wish them...

Councillor an 'artful pickpocket': LETTER

On June 20, Barrie councillors gave initial approval to the re-zoning application by Sean Mason Homes for its 401 Essa Rd. condo complex. What was...

Today in History

Actor David Prowse is 81. Cookiemaker Wally Amos is 80. Dancer-choreographer Twyla Tharp is 75. Actress Genevieve Bujold is 74. Rock singer-actress Deborah Harry is...

Marina workers get fuel safety training

Jeff Baertschi, chief of the North Queensbury Fire Department, said 60 or so people have signed up to attend the sessions, the first of which...

Bristol mourners remember murdered MP Jo Cox on her birthday

Arif Khan, Chairman of Bristol Council of Mosques said: "I'm absolutely gutted. I know a lot of people in Yorkshire who feel they have a...

Sufi singer shot dead by extremists in Pakistan

... say gunmen have killed a famous Sufi singer in the southern port city of Karachi. Police officer Arif Mahar says Sabri was shot several...

Waterloo's audit committee to study council...

Waterloo's council compensation is based on the 50th percentile of 10 similar communities, including Kitchener, Oshawa, Barrie, Cambridge, Guelph, Milton, Brantford and Stratford. Those similarities...

Another door slams on door-to-door salespeople

Michael Prowse was on a different page, suggesting any bans or controls be locally developed and controlled. “It keeps it in our jurisdiction, which will...

Ferndale project height reduced

They gave initial approval Monday to rezone the nearly two-acre parcel for Pinemount Developments. Coun. Michael Prowse, who represents the area, said he hopes it's...

City could look into door-to-door ban

Michael Prowse, “as opposed to sending something off to the province and keeping our fingers crossed that they understand it and do something useful with...

POLICE brass bust -

Politico- TRUMP campaign strapped -- BROOKLYN Hispanic vote purgePolitico[He is also an alum of Goldman Sachs, Barclays and Lehman Brothers.] He graduated [from Hotchkiss and]...

Essa Road development moves forward, despite residents disapproval

Barrie Mayor Jeff Lehman says he expects to hear from residents opposed to a townhouse development on Essa Road next week, prior to council's final...

Barrie considers shipping containers as affordable housing option

Arif Khan pointed to “Tiny House” TV shows when asking staff whether these homes would also be options for “eco warriors ... who truly want...

On The Tee: Major memories stirred by US Open

While Ernie Els, Colin Montgomerie, Tom Lehman and Jeff Maggert were engaged in a classic final-round battle at Congressional Country Club in Bethesda, Md., I...

Councillors look at tax increase ceiling

A motion giving staff direction for the 2017 operating/capital budget containing that 3.25% ceiling was given initial approval Monday. “I'd like to see a cap...

Summer camp focuses on high-speed rail

... Luke Faria, Kerol Flores Bello, Eden Franklin, Asher Gallegos, Janell Garcia, Maria Garcia, Elvira Garcia, Sofia Garcia, Martin Garcia, Miranda Gazaway, Luis Godinez, Isaac...

From A to F: Grading teams' performances at NHL draft

Top-3 picks Matt Duchene, Gabe Landeskog and Nathan MacKinnon are the biggest reasons for that, but lower-round picks Paul Stastny (2nd), Ryan O'Reilly (2nd) and...

Cash for new Tiffin bridge

Peter Silveira to make the transportation infrastructure upgrades announcement. Del Duca said the Tiffin Street bridge construction -- in co-operation with the City of Barrie...

University of Iowa sanctioned by national professor group

Josh Lehman, spokesman for the regents, declined to comment Saturday. The committee's recommendation was not made public ... 2011; Union County College in New Jersey,...

South Australian club golf results

- SaturdayGolf AustraliaC: R Barry 38 L Liebelt 37 C Gregory 35 R Honeychurch K Wight 34. ... Ball winners: P Henschke 2 up...

Muskogee Board of Education — Agenda

... 2016-2017 school year: Mika Barton, John Cooper, Scott Meyer, Kim Logsdon, Kathy Bates, Jessica Alexander, Tracie Goodspeed, Dominic Bloschichak, Karah Lehman, Curtis Forbes, Wayne...

Northern Ireland captain Steven Davis signs new Southampton deal

... is to whichever team he is playing for. "I am sure players and fans will be delighted with this news, as he joins (defender)...

Not Shah Rukh Khan or Anushka Sharma, it's only Ranbir Kapoor at Imtiaz Ali's birthday party!

Film-maker Arif Ali threw a surprise birthday bash for his elder brother, Imtiaz recently. The ace director was turning 45 and a celebration was due.

Perennial Candidate Mark Callahan Heads For His Biggest Stage Yet. But How?

If it's an election year, Mark Callahan's name is probably on the ballot in Oregon. Since 2010, he's run -- and lost -- in races...

For Killingly grads, 'tomorrow is a fresh start'

Drew Aitken, John Aitken, Kristie Alexander, Alyshia Allen, Nicholas Allsworth, Joshua Angel-James, Jacob Antos, Ethan Ash, Frances Ashun, Nicole Auger, Chad Baker, Jocelyn Bardin, Chad...

Muslims around the world observe holy month of Ramadan

(Arif Ali/AFP/Getty Images). Palestinian Muslim worshippers perform Friday prayer at the al-Aqsa mosque compound in Jerusalem's old city on June 17, 2016 during the holy...

Parking ban for Brighton Road approved

Bonnie Ainsworth, who represents this part of the city, asked for a review of the change in six months and a memo to councillors. "Please...

Cracking the IITs: RISE institute is Kashmir's very own 'Super 30'

Arif Reyaz, a resident of Dawar, Gurez also comes from a humble background like Amin and was provided coaching and mentoring at RISE institute at...

Arts organizations surpass goals in artsVest program

On Tuesday, June 14 at the Mady Centre for the Performing Arts, representatives from Business for the Arts and Mayor Jeff Lehman announced the results...

Awesome Con 2016

There were actors from Star Wars (David Prowse, Ray Park and Tim Rose), Guardians of the Galaxy (Michael Rooker), and Once Upon A Time (Georgina...