Wasaga residents get pros, cons to selling electricity utility | Simcoe ...

To sell or not to sell. That's the question Wasaga Beach councillors will determine in late July when they consider the future of Wasaga Distribution.and...

Funny man Russell Kane is heading to Burton with his latest show Right Man, Wrong Age

He follows a string of other top comedians who have recently visited Burton including Rob Beckett, Chris Ramsey, Lee Nelson, Mark Steel, Jeremy Hardy, Shappi...

2 People Dead In Train Attack In Portland . News | OPB

Portland Police say two people are dead following a stabbing attack on a MAX train Friday afternoon. The attack occurred at the Hollywood Transit Center.'Final...

Grant to pay for PTC technology on Poughkeepsie train lines

Sen. Charles Schumer announced more than $33 million in federal funding to install technology on Amtrak Empire Service lines.and more »...

VibeTech could help astronauts

(Milwaukee)Last month, astronaut Col. Jeff Williams came to Spaceport Sheboygan to test a device that could help prevent muscle atrophy and keep bones strong...

'Too little, too late'

- vulnerableTVNZI think the adjustments in the accommodation supplement was overdue," says Alan Johnston of the Salvation Army. But Plunket says more investment is...

Michigan Bookmark: “The Bird-while” delves into the truth of beauty, evanescence in nature

The title The Bird-while refers to a term coined by Ralph Waldo Emerson, who asserted that the amount of space birds maintain between themselves and...

Bear family in Hanover to be caught, euthanized

WCVB Boston - WCVB-TVWCVB BostonWildlife experts say a family of four bears needs to be caught and euthanized in Hanover after two of the bears...

Dreams of Australia joining a rekindled 'Anglosphere' are backward delusions

Australia ingratiating itself into a post-Brexit, British-instigated Anglosphere would be a futile exercise in counterproductive nostalgia, writes University of Melbourne Associate Professor Allan Patience. ...

Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge engagement: Prachi Desai, Raveena Tandon, Maria Goretti; who carried summer style ...

From L to R: Maria Goretti, Prachi Desai and Raveena Tandon at Zaheer Khan-Sagarika Ghatge engagement. (Source: Varinder Chawla). Zaheer Khan and Sagarika Ghatge's engagement...

Funding applications for Burlington seniors projects open until June 23

“The government recognizes the remarkable contributions that seniors have made over the years and continues to take measures to ensure they enjoy the fulfilling lives...

Halton police honours citizens, officers for acts of bravery

Seven members of the Halton Police Collision Reconstruction Unit received the Award of Excellence in Criminal Investigation for their work in the fiery crash investigation...

Australia's involvement in an 'Anglosphere' is the delusion of a golden age that never existed

To paint it in glorious hues, to thrill to the chords of Elgar's blood and state music, or to be enthralled by Kipling's tales of...

Hilton Head Public Facilities Committee approved a repayment ...

A five-year sewer expansion project is underway on Hilton Head Island, and the Town Council will be asked next month to approve a $5.6 million...

Obituaries for Saturday, May 20, 2017

Visitation will be Sunday afternoon from 2-4 p.m. at Ralph Robinson & Son Funeral Directors. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Monday, May 22, 2017...

Can we talk? Hilton Head considers hiring on-staff communications officer

Council member Marc Grant said a communications officer would be good, but he's not sure if it's right for the town now. “My question is:...

Mazoor gives a batting masterclass at Dial Hill

Despite the absence of speedster Matt Carpenter through injury, Andy Solomons, Brad Currie and Max Curtis were quick enough to keep the Bath batsmen honest,...

Hamilton airport part of new southern Ontario network

Oakville North- Burlington MP Pam Damoff said SOAN would be a good thing for southern Ontario. She said the new network would integrate transportation in...

Talking Shop: Tom Adams

Acoustic meets electronic in the work of Tom Adams. We caught up with him to find out more about his approach to making music, learn...

Police allegedly find DUI suspect in the passenger seat

A state trooper said Louise Robinson smelled of alcohol and had slurred speech and glassy eyes. Away from Louise Robinson, Ralph Robinson initially denied, but...

Scorpion finale recap: Season 3, Episode 25

TV FanaticOh Sly. Poor Sly, the devastating author of the journal entries on stranded Team Scorpion's final days. Okay, so it's not their final days,...

Photo Flash: Agape Theatre Presents the Texas Premiere of BONHOEFFER'S COST

TJ Condit (L) as Hans Dohnanyi and Frank Benge (R) as Judge Advocate Rott in Agape Theatre's Texas Premiere Production of BONHOEFFER'S COST. Photo by...

New regional airport network to benefit Oakville — say local MPs

In an interview from Ottawa, Oakville North — Burlington MP Pam Damoff said SOAN would be a good thing for southern Ontario. She said the...

Jeff Van Gundy: Only one way Cavs have any chance to beat ...

The Warriors' second most used lineup this postseason is Ian Clark, Klay Thompson, Andre Iguodala, Draymond Green and David West...and more »...

Cenveo's (CVO) CEO Bob Burton on Q1 2017 Results

- Earnings Call TranscriptSeeking AlphaThank you, Rob. Good morning, ladies and gentlemen. This is Bob Burton speaking, and I am the CEO and Chairman...

The morning all hell broke loose: when Gordon Brown found out I was going on the radio

The 8.10 interview would indeed be with Alan Johnson but the one with the silent T. Alan Johnston was the BBC correspondent who'd been released...

Full results of Warwickshire County Council elections in our area

Roger Fisher, Green (110 votes); David Johnston, Liberal Democrats (1201 votes); Frank Rietz, UKIP (122 votes). Kineton and Red Horse: Chris Williams - elected Conservative...

Urban canopy loss drives update of Oakville's private tree bylaw

Councillor Cathy Duddeck asked Town staff what the criteria is to help those who have financial hardships and may not be able to afford the...

Knoxville federal grand jury indicts 17 people in meth conspiracy

The indictment alleges the 17 people distributed more than 50 grams of meth in East Tennessee and elsewhere. Keith Bird, Daniel Hixon, James Haynes and...

Album Stream: Tom Adams - 'Silence' | Features | Clash Magazine

Tom Adams grew up in and around Cambridge, one of the flattest parts of the country. Being around all this open space clearly had an...

Carole B. Johnston, 84, of Hudson

Mourning Carole's loss, but celebrating her good and long life are her children, Alan Johnston and his wife Marsha of Berlin, Gary Johnston and his...

What Oakville's mayor and councillors earned in 2016

Ward 2 Town & Regional Councillor Cathy Duddeck made $64,928.01 including $1,588.95 for expenses such as $372.50 for West River Residents' Association movies night, $410.58...

Demolition plans for former Oakville hospital site take shape

Ward 4 Councillor Roger Lapworth wanted to know where the trucks would be situated before the 7 a.m. start time, as there are concerns regarding...

Burlington Hydro president new chair of Conservation Halton

Cathy Duddeck, an Oakville town and regional councilor, was acclaimed as vice-chair and enters her third year in the role. Both Smallegange and Duddeck have...

Judge denies motion to dismiss animal cruelty charges against former Byram councilman

DPW employee, Keith Hanson, allegedly told Ricciardi that Luaces, wearing the backpack used to administer the weed killer, allegedly said, “If you see any three-headed...

Oakville mayor Burton returns as chair of Halton police services board

The board currently consists of Halton regional councillors Burton, Jeff Knoll and Rick Craven, regional council appointee Gary Burkett and provincial appointees Ferrone, and Jason...

'Will & Grace' Co-Creator Lands NBC Pilot for Sibling Comedy

NBC has ordered a pilot for “Happy Peppers,” a comedy hailing from “Will & Grace” co-creator Max Mutchnick and sitcom writer Jeff Astrof, has...

Halton police launch Project Lifesaver in Oakville

When speaking on the program, Oakville Mayor Rob Burton, recently re-elected Halton police services board chair, said “the community are the police and the police...

Calls for action on Montgomery 'eyesore''

She said: “When I moved in 1999, Mr and Mrs Gittings lived next door and it was a lovely place. “Then it was purchased ...

Six Yankees make Keith Law's top 100 prospect list

... 100 prospects on Keith Law's rankings this year, six of them are Yankees. And of the top 50, five of them are Yankees. That's...

Hilton Head's poorest residents need help moving hurricane debris

Many residents are having difficulty moving the debris to rights-of-way, Marc Grant, Ward 1 Town Council member, said Thursday. “We as a community have to...

Community grieves loss of schoolteacher

Keith, 40, of New Richmond, died in her home while she was sleeping, according to a statement from New Richmond Exempted Village School District Superintendent...

OCF announces grants for Community Fund for Canada's 150th

“We are announcing projects that are of benefit to all of Oakville,” said Oakville North-Burlington MP Pam Damoff. “The 150th anniversary of Canada's Confederation is...

Review: Enthusiasm and excellence on show

Elgar's Nimrod, from the Enigma Variations (played as a tribute to a band-member's mother who passed away recently) had wonderful heart-swelling phrasing and rich full...

My View: Canada celebrates 150 years

This year, 2017, promises to be a year-long celebration full of national pride and special events from coast to coast as Canada celebrates 150 years...

Pearson poised to become 'coalition of airports'

Jeff Knoll, who represents Halton on the GTAA's Community Environment and Noise Advisory Committee, said air traffic noise became a big problem for Oakville in...

Cooler summer so far for Rotorua

COOLER: MetService meteorologist Tom Adams said this January and summer was running cooler than last year in Rotorua. PHOTO/FILE. The barbecues and swimming togs may...

Scottburgh doctor arrested for possession of cocaine and ecstasy

SUSPICIOUS and nervous behaviour is what prompted Umzinto K9 unit officer, Warrant Officer Max Khan to pull over and search a vehicle belonging to a...

5 Things You Should Know About 'the New Edition Story'

“Chris Robinson's callbacks are brutal because he would put the guy wanting to be Ralph and the guy wanting to be Ralph in a scene...

Doing Shakespeare by parts

“And how he would have used street theatre to engage the audience,” added Burton, noting the Marc Antony “street theatre” scene where a group of...