October 18, 2014

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Expand Urban-Suburban student exchange program

Jeannine Moore chats with James Littwitz during Tuesday's celebration of the upcoming 50th anniversary of Urban-Suburban. (Photo: Carlos ... Andrew Cuomo nor his Republican opponent,...

COLLEGE FOOTBALL: Big 12, Texas roundup

Cincinnati (3-3, 1-1 American Athletic Conference) took the opening drive 60 yards in eight plays, with Rob Moore carrying from two yards for the early...

A roundup of local sports briefs, news and announcements

The Hopkinton Stormin' Hawks (above) won the 5/6 Girls Division B soccer championship. Members of the championship team are Zelda Ackerman, Jordyn Barrett, Olivia Bradfield,...

Postgame Q&A with NC State coach Dave Doeren

This was Airius Moore's first game and he played so hard. It's disappointing the way things went down in the ... Rob (Crisp) and him...

Three injured in Fort Collins crash; driver suspected of drug use

The severe impact of the collision, which occurred just south of the Anheuser-Busch brewery, caused a chain reaction involving four other vehicles, said Sgt. Rob...

Pumpkinfest welcomes newcomers and lifelong residents - www.norfolknews.ca/

Pumpkinfest welcomes newcomers and lifelong residentswww.norfolknews.ca/Haldimand-Norfolk MP Diane Finley, MPP Toby Barrett and Mayor Dennis Travale were also in attendance, as well as members of...

Canada at the Forefront of Global Polio Eradication Efforts

2011 Kellie Leitch, MP for Simcoe-Grey. All rights reserved. Website by Now Creative Design. Alliston Office. 23 Paris Street Alliston, Ontario L9R1J3 Phone: 705-435-1809. Fax:...

PM delivers remarks in Brampton - Kellie Leitch, MP for Simcoe-Grey

2011 Kellie Leitch, MP for Simcoe-Grey. All rights reserved. Website by Now Creative Design. Alliston Office. 23 Paris Street Alliston, Ontario L9R1J3 Phone: 705-435-1809. Fax:...

PM receives the Rotary Foundation Polio Eradication Champion ...

Connect with Kellie. Facebook Facebook · YouTube Facebook · Flickr Facebook ... Facebook · YouTube · Flickr. © 2011 Kellie Leitch, MP for Simcoe-Grey. All...

Aglukkaq takes Fort Anne tour

The federal minister in charge of Parks Canada toured Fort Anne and Port Royal Saturday, and learned all about the Nova Scotia Charter. Leona Aglukkaq...

Revenue Canada Targets Birdwatchers For Political Activity

Environment Minister Leona Aglukkaq responded to the group's complaint in a March 14 letter — or just days after the Canada Revenue Agency letter arrived...

Jim Bailey: Life was many splendored for Laura Lee Oldham Nicholson

When Laura Lee Makings came to Anderson College circa 1950 from Nebraska, she found a room with a young professor and his wife, Dr. Robert...

Warranty deed transfers from Sept. 15-19

Cobblestone North: $174,600. Margaret Sasser to Kathleen Anne Van Vleet. Country Estates ... Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. to KAJA Holdings 2 LLC. Magnolia Ridge:...

James Moore: It is blatantly prejudicial

Unemployment for differently-abled people stands at a shocking 50 per cent, and the banker turned welfare minister Lord Freud thinks that there's a reason for...

Electrolux Celebrates 25th Anniversary of Kinston Dishwasher Plant

Annie M. Hall; Barbara L. Baker; Bernice B. Shepard; Bertha M. Clark; Brenda L. Anthony; Carol B. Cahoon; Charlie Goodyear; Clifton F. Jenkins; Cynthia A.

Derwent beat Halifax in thriller

It appeared as if Halifax had managed to withstand this early pressure with the game settling down, but Derwent managed to go ahead through Rob...

MP pursuing water grant

Ottawa is waiting for an infrastructure-funding priority list from Victoria, says Vancouver Island North MP John Duncan. The list is needed to access money from...

Canadian minister pays obeisance at Golden Temple

Amritsar, Punjab: Canadian revenue Minister Kerry Lynne D Findlay paid obeisance at Golden Temple, along with an official of Canadian High Commission from New Delhi,...

Media Advisory: Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz to Address WTO Ruling on U.S. ...

(press release)On Monday, October 20, 2014, Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will be joined by representatives of Canada's beef and pork sectors to speak to...

Media Advisory: Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz to Address WTO Ruling on U.S. ...

(press release)On Monday, October 20, 2014, Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will be joined by representatives of Canada's beef and pork sectors to speak to...

Media Advisory: Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz to Address WTO ...

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 18, 2014) - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada.

Federal Government Renews Funding for Legal Education Projects

He made the announcement at an event at the university accompanied by the Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, and Regional Minister for Manitoba,...

Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz to Address World Trade Organization ...

On Monday, October 20, 2014, Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz will be joined by representatives of Canada's beef and pork sectors to speak to media about...

Speaking Notes for the Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of ...

Thank you for joining us today. I am joined by Canada's Chief Public Health Officer, Dr. Gregory Taylor, as well as Dr. Judith Bosse, Assistant...

Canada Bans Large-Scale Fishing in Swath of Beaufort Sea in Arctic

... which will allow both Canada and the Inuvialuit to recognize their mutual responsibilities for the protection of the Beaufort Sea ecosystem", reads a statement...

Flirting with disaster: an exclusive excerpt from Paul Wells

He promoted a bunch of younger MPs to their first cabinet portfolios: Shelly Glover, Candice Bergen, Kellie Leitch, Michelle Rempel. But the new ministers did...

Federal government still mum on how to spend surplus

"We can turn the page and talk more about how we can get more money in the jeans of the average taxpayer," said Treasury Board...

Citizen & Immigration minister Jason Kenney Jason Kenney defends ...

Jason Kenney took to Twitter on Friday to publicly promote his directives while immigration minister to forbid Muslim women from wearing niqabs while taking the...

Barcelona defender Alves to join Manchester United in summer

Louis van Gaal has been rapped for his treatment of Adnan Januzaj. Jose Mourinho ... Mark Hughes has backed Stoke striker Peter Crouch to play...

Ebola fears: Airline contacts 800 passengers, country issues travel bans

NBCNews.com When U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry asked the government of Belize to help evacuate a Dallas hospital worker from a cruise ship before its...

Details raise more questions

It's what Gail Shea didn't say that has left political pundits gasping for air during coffee shop chatter this week. To this point, Ms. Shea...

Arlene Dickinson in Alliston for entrepreneur event Oct. 28

The free event offered by Simcoe-Grey MP Kellie Leitch will identify best practices for championing and mentorship of women entrepreneurs and the financial tools they...

Warning: Obstacles ahead for new mayor and council

He plans to run as a federal Liberal against Conservative MP Shelly Glover in Saint Boniface-Saint Vital. Who wants in: Francophone Chamber of Commerce president...

Media Advisory: Minister of State Bernier to Celebrate Canadian Entrepreneurs

OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 10/17/14 -- The Honourable Maxime Bernier, Minister of State (Small Business and Tourism) (Agriculture), will deliver remarks to Vancouver-area entrepreneurs...

Roy Keane book: Legendary captain is honest in his assessment

Roy Keane is one of the best players I've ever seen in a Manchester United shirt. Sure, there were players such as Cantona, Ronaldo and...

Canadian firms stamped out

CBC.ca A spokeswoman for Transport Minister Lisa Raitt, who is responsible for Canada Post, did not respond to a request for comment. Canada Post has not...

Canadian firms stamped out

A spokeswoman for Transport Minister Lisa Raitt, who is responsible for Canada Post, did not respond to a request for comment. Canada Post has not...

Girls Soccer: Paradis' first goal of season lifts Agnes Irwin

Ridley 2, Delco Christian 1: Jenna Catania rocketed home a direct free kick from 25 yards out for the game winner a little over 3...

Quiet, but determined

Although Hudson Catholic has been a co-ed school only since 2009, Ortiz has quickly established herself as the Hawks' best female cross country runner in...

Girls Soccer: Paradis' first goal of season lifts Agnes Irwin

Ridley 2, Delco Christian 1: Jenna Catania rocketed home a direct free kick from 25 yards out for the game winner a little over 3...

Oakland Raiders Vault: Woodson's First Pick-6

(blog) (blog)Two plays later, Plummer hit Rob Moore for a 13 yard TD strike, and the Cardinals had extended their lead again, up 14-6...

Obama names Ebola response 'czar'

Republican lawmakers and the Obama administration debated the value of restricting travelers from entering the U.S. from countries where the outbreak began, without a resolution.

Broadcasters, Tories take aim without ammo

The brouhaha started when CTV leaked a cabinet memo linked to Minister of Heritage and Official Languages Shelly Glover. Glover outlined plans to introduce changes...

Newberry cruises past county rival Mid-Carolina

Following another three-and-out by Mid-Carolina (6-3, 2-2), Newberry completed its first pass of the game when quarterback Yafari Werts connected with Chris Neal for 49...

Natural gas pipeline plans moving forward

Plans to expand one of the nation's largest natural gas pipelines are moving ahead, with an application set to be filed in less than a...