July 10, 2014

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Veterans Ombudsman Calls for Action on House of Commons Committee's ...

The Veterans Ombudsman met yesterday with the Hon. Julian Fantino, Minister of Veterans Affairs, his staff and senior Veterans Affairs Canada officials. He briefed them...

Winnipeg Singing Ban Backlash Prompts City To Change Its Tune

WINNIPEG - Winnipeg city hall is changing its tune about people who sing on transit buses. The city had proposed a bylaw that called for...

County approves NWS permit to build sand terminal

Both NWS Attorney John Duncan and vice president Eugene Hodges informed the board the company would continue to study alternative sites closer to the mine...

Canadians jets to be based in Lithuania

www.worldbulletin.net "Our government is steadfast in our support for Ukraine and will not stand idly by while its sovereignty and territorial integrity are threatened," said Defence...

Canadians jets to be based in Lithuania - www.insidebelleville.com/bellevilleregion-news/

Canadians jets to be based in Lithuaniawww.insidebelleville.com/bellevilleregion-news/"Our government is steadfast in our support for Ukraine and will not stand idly by while its sovereignty and...

Canadian fighter jets to help patrol Baltic skies

“Our government is steadfast in our support for Ukraine and will not stand idly by while its sovereignty and territorial integrity are threatened,” Defence Minister...

Falkenberg: Searching for hope in a horror story

Rage when I hear report after report of domestic violence endured by the intended victim, Melannie Lyon. Rage when I look at the snapshot of...

Falkenberg: Searching for hope in a horror story

Rage when I hear report after report of domestic violence endured by the intended victim, Melannie Lyon. Rage when I look at the snapshot of...

Thursday storm causes a few more power outages, in East Pennsboro

Met-Ed reported that as of 10 p.m., 30 customers were still without power in Cumberland County. Of that, seven customers were in South Middleton Township,...

PCs need to focus on average people: Leadership candidate Christine Elliott

Elliott is a lawyer, mother of triplet sons and the widow of former federal and provincial finance minister Jim Flaherty. One reader asked her if...

Design unveiled for replacement of Montreal's aging Champlain bridge

The design for a new, modern replacement for Montreal's aging Champlain bridge is being described by its proponents as beautiful and very stylish. Denis Lebel,...

Monty Python's Flying Circus: “Dennis Moore”/“A Book At Bedtime”

There are also the rich fops played by Jones and Palin, who rattle on about the history of the period until Moore swings through a...

Tycoons at war: the truth behind McKillen and Quinlan feud

"Here was a group of Irish people buying the bastion of the British establishment," his 60-year-old friend Gerry Murphy tells the magazine. "It was a...

Lawsuit highlights list of names compiled by UO police officers

The list includes figures from the political left such as Bruce Springsteen, Michael Moore and Rob Reiner, and from the right, such as Mel Gibson,...

A tale of mistrust and disgust at the heart of a very Irish battle

Any notion that the Barclays, who "picked the Coroin investors off one by one", would enjoy a fruitful relationship with McKillen was flattened when he...

Ottawa ramping up efforts to create true free-trade zone within Canada: Moore

But as Finance Minister Joe Oliver and his predecessor Jim Flaherty discovered on another issue -- the national security regulator -- obtaining provincial buy-in on...

Time to create true free-trade zone within Canada: Moore

But as Finance Minister Joe Oliver and his predecessor Jim Flaherty discovered on another issue -- the national security regulator -- obtaining provincial buy-in on...

Sugar Beach umbrellas supplied by neighbour of Ford family business

The development at Sugar Beach was also supported by late federal finance minister Jim Flaherty, often described by the Fords as a mentor and friend.

Kids caught at the border deserve due process, including lawyers

The president is seeking to hire more immigration judges to fast-track the deportation of children. The administration also initially expressed interest in amending current federal...

It's now time for a free trade zone in Canada: James Moore

But as Finance Minister Joe Oliver and his predecessor Jim Flaherty discovered on another issue — the national security regulator — obtaining provincial buy-in on...

genrefied: The next stop on the blog tour: Top five first Encounter tales

The Blog of author James A. Moore. Powered By Blogger ... thoughts, such as they are. Top Five Encounters. Posted by James A. Moore at...

New Buffalo 5K filled with 'Big Smiles'

Kowalksi, a member of the same South Bend-area running club as McCollum (it's actually named after them both in a way — “The Good, The...

Ontario PC leadership candidate wants to redefine party

Elliott is a lawyer, mother of triplet sons and the widow of former federal and provincial finance minister Jim Flaherty. One reader asked her if...

'I'm tired of losing winnable elections' - Orillia Packet & Times

Orillia Packet & Times 'I'm tired of losing winnable elections'Orillia Packet & TimesLate former federal finance minister Jim Flaherty's wife, Whitby-Oshawa MPP Christine Elliott, has announced...

Canada needs a national stock market regulator: Editorial

Former finance minister Jim Flaherty deserves credit for pushing the idea of a single national regulator under the current government. Headquartered in Toronto, the fledgling...

Steve Stockman pushes House GOP to arrest Lois Lerner

For example: House Ways and Means Republicans earlier Thursday was force to effectively kill two Stockman fast-track IRS resolutions that would require the White House...

It's time for free trade zone within Canada: Moore

BlackburnNews.com OTTAWA – Industry Minister James Moore says he's on a mission to create a true free trade zone within Canada and expects to hand officials...

Transfer to provincial jail would hinder Khadr's rehabilitation: Warden

Reacting to the decision, Public Safety Minister Steven Blaney issued a statement saying, "We do not agree that a youth sentence is appropriate for someone...

Public sector unions file complaint with labour board, refuse to consult on ...

(blog) (blog)Treasury Board President Tony Clement speaks with the media about negotiations with the public service. Canada's public sector unions are fighting back against...

Theater Listings for July 11-17

Theater at St. Clement's, 423 West 46th Street, Clinton, 212-246-7277, stclementsnyc.org. (Soloski). 'Gertrude, the Cry' and .... Michael Mayer directed this mightily entertaining, Tony Award-winning...

GOP's Obama lawsuit to focus on employer mandate

House Republicans will base their lawsuit against President Barack Obama on the administration's “unilateral” decision to delay the employer mandate provision in Obamacare, Speaker John...

Monies announced for Trinity-Conception-Placentia small craft wharfs

It was the first wharf constructed on the site, which is located just before the Sir Ambrose Shea Lift Bridge in Placentia. Some two-dozen fishermen,...

Monies announced for Trinity-Conception-Placentia small craft wharfs

It was the first wharf constructed on the site, which is located just before the Sir Ambrose Shea Lift Bridge in Placentia. Some two-dozen fishermen,...

New Bern couple among six convicted in prescription forgery

On Wednesday, Thomas Francis Paradis, 34, of Kinston, and Jesse Lee Hood, 26, of Goldsboro, were sentenced in addition to previously sentenced defendants. Paradis received...

Renewed gas tax fund gives towns more project options

Jackman signed the agreement this morning with MP Rob Moore, the federal government's regional minister for Newfoundland and Labrador. “This is an important day for...

Minister Aglukkaq Announces Founding Meeting of the Arctic Economic Council

The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency and Minister for the Arctic Council, will host the...

Tempe candidates report campaign cash

Ed Ableser ($500); state Rep. Andrew Sherwood ($100); Changing Hands Bookstore owner Gayle Shanks ($100); former U.S. Congressman Harry Mitchell ($150); Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick ($100);...

Dispatches from the Conservative government's boilerplate room: Tim Harper

This is not as overt as wholesale redactions of documents released under access laws, it is not as in your face as Veterans Affairs Minister...

MP Leon Benoit to Make an Announcement Regarding Humanitarian Assistance ...

OTTAWA, Canada, 9 July 2014 / PRNewswire Africa / – Leon Benoit, Member of Parliament (Vegreville – Wainwright), on behalf of the Honourable Christian Paradis,...

Islanders honoured for their work with veterans

Minister of Veterans Affairs Julian Fantino responds to a question during question period in the House of Commons on Parliament Hill in Ottawa. File Photo.

5 Ways To Increase Your Biglaw Salary

Ed. note: This is the latest installment in a series of posts on lateral partner moves from Lateral Link's team of expert contributors. Michael Allen...

OC Lawmaker 'Extremely Disappointed' Marine Reservist Ordered To Remain ...

... An Orange County Congressman said Thursday he is “disappointed” but “hopeful” that a U.S. Marine jailed in Mexico could return home soon despite a...

James Moore goes all-in on interprovincial free trade

(subscription)Industry Minister James Moore says he's on a mission to create a true free trade zone within Canada and expects to hand officials a...

Minister Goodyear Visits Toronto Manufacturer - Canada News Centre

The contribution to Dominion Colour via CME demonstrates how the Government of Canada is helping get manufacturers the tools they need to expand and modernize."...

Minister Goodyear Visits Toronto Manufacturer - Canada News Centre

The contribution to Dominion Colour via CME demonstrates how the Government of Canada is helping get manufacturers the tools they need to expand and modernize."...

Utility companies restore power to Midstate

A few hundred people remain without power Thursday afternoon in Cumberland County as area utility companies work to restore power to the Midstate following Tuesday's...

What to know: 08 immigration law

House Republicans, on the other hand, would like to amend the law by treating undocumented children from some Central American countries as they do those...

Real estate transactions for Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin counties, July 13 ...

Jeffrey R. McCarthy, Jeffery R. McCarthy and Elizabeth R. McCarthy to Bryan M. Allard, 185 Cooper St., $242,000. Akeksandr Chuduk, Tatyana Chuduk and A. Chuduk...

The Ferry Between Quyon, Quebec, and Mohr's Landing, Ontario, Resumes ...

QUYON, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - July 10, 2014) - Gordon O'Connor, Member of Parliament for Carleton-Mississippi Mills, on behalf of the Honourable Denis Lebel, Minister of Infrastructure,...

Canadian delegation set for Ukraine free-trade talks

The Canadian government, which is resuming free trade talks with Ukraine to strengthen Kiev's ties with the West, has sent a delegation led by Trade...