March 29, 2015

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Billioanire brewery owner Freddy Heineken was kidnapped in 1983

The ringleader of the gang was Cor van Hout, who – with his former classmate Willem Holleeder – worked as a heavy for landlords who...

Round table discusses challenges of connecting small business to overseas ...

Bev Shipley, conservative MP for Lambton-Kent-Middlesex , left, and the Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, speak after a round table event in Wallaceburg...

Rob Moore asks US Customs to return confiscated sealskin purse

Newfoundland and Labrador's regional minister, Rob Moore is asking US border authorities to return a sealskin purse seized at the Maine- N.B. crossing belonging to...

plans in place should Canadian jet go down in Syria: Kenney

Defence Minister Jason Kenney says Canada has contingency plans in place for "rapid evacuation" should a Canadian fighter jet be shot down over Syria and...

'Robust' system to oversee mental health of Canadian pilots ...

Days after a Germanwings co-pilot deliberately crashed a plane over the French Alps, Transport Minister Lisa Raitt is assuring Canadians that there is a “robust”...

Texans Owner Bob McNair: Ed Reed Was a "Big Disappointment"

Texans Owner Bob McNair: Ed Reed Was a "Big Disappointment"Ed Reed signed with the Houston Texans during the 2013 offseason. Though he wasn't expected to...

Municipal and Stark County Courts: Cases Closed March 13-23

Brent Goodyear, Dickinson, $250, 15 days jail, 15 days suspended. Alexis Seruhungu, Dickinson, $300, 15 days jail, 11 days suspended. Gregory Soiseth, Dickinson ... Julian...

Feds announce $150K for Aboriginal Council of Winnipeg

The Honourable Shelly Glover, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, on behalf of the Honourable Bernard Valcourt, Minister of Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development,...

Village welcomes a new fire truck

Fredrick VanLoan, chaplain of the Athens Volunteer Fire Department, led the audience in the dedication of the truck. He first said a prayer. “We offer...

'Someday is Now: The Art of Corita Kent' dazzles at The Warhol

Her sources of inspiration and material were broad and ecumenical — global, historic and contemporary, high culture and populist, ranging from the psalms to a...

LED light conversion on the horizon for Goderich

Deputy Mayor Jim Donnelly said while he agreed with the principle of the idea, there a few things he believes need to be changed regarding...

Canadians from coast to coast mark annual Earth Hour by turning out lights

“It's really shifted to the provinces and the cities and the municipalities in Canada who are now taking the lead role.” Federal Environment Minister Leona...

Frazier Homers, Drives in 4 as Reds Beat Cubs

Todd Frazier hit his fourth home run this spring and drove in four runs as the Cincinnati Reds beat a Chicago Cubs split squad 9-5...

Second baby on the way for Peter MacKay and Nazanin Afshin

Queens County Advance- JamQueens County AdvanceNazanin Afshin-Jam, MacKay's wife, announced on Twitter March 26 that the family is expecting a second baby – a girl.