A legacy of success: Mary Zilney retiring as CEO of region's Crisis Services

Back then, the province donated money for the new build with the help of Kitchener Centre MPP John Milloy. "We were trying to cook on...

Why kids are pushed toward transgenderism

In fact, to not seek such “medical help” would be categorized as child abuse, according to Canada's minister of children and youth services, Michael Coteau.

Verona council reorganizes, Ryan reappointed mayor

(Photo: David Zimmer/). Ryan, now in his third term on the council, said the various backgrounds held by the five white councilmen will serve the...

Funding boost for literacy and basic skills organizations

Speaking on behalf of Deb Matthews, Deputy Premier and Minister of Advanced Education and Skills Development, Sandals said Ontario's literacy and basic skills providers currently...

Where Are They Now? Mendota's Don Hamel

Jim Bradley was Indiana's Mr. Basketball and Billy 'The Kid' Harris. I was very fortunate there.” Hamel graduated from NIU in 1973 and jumped right...

Statement from Finance Minister Charles Sousa on the Completion of the Stelco Restructuring

CBC.caCharles Sousa, Minister of Finance, issued the following statement on the completion of the restructuring of Stelco (the operating name of U.S. Steel Canada Inc.

Brampton Citizen of the Year

Brampton Mayor Linda Jeffrey described Bowman as a role model. She's never looked at her community work that way, but is happy to wear those...

TED MCMEEKIN COLUMN: Celebrating our home and native land

Like most of you, Canada Day is a special day that makes me feel both proud and fortunate. This year, as both Canada and the...

Bell cuts Aliant jobs

Northern Development and Mines Minister Michael Gravelle announced in 2014 the province will keep Ontario Northland Transportation Commission's motor coach, Polar Bear Express, rail freight...

The sesquicentennial challenge | TheRecord.com

Being only a toddler in 1967, I have no direct memories of our centennial. As I grew up, however, I frequently heard what a remarkable...

Company shortlist made for new OPP detachment construction

Minister of Infrastructure Bob Chiarelli said, “Ontario's investments in infrastructure and modernizing policing systems and technology are key for communities big and small to thrive...

Mayor Linda Jeffrey welcomes OMB reform

Mayor Linda Jeffrey hosted Bill Mauro, Ontario Minister of Municipal Affairs, as well as local MPPs Vic Dhillon and Harinder Malhi in Brampton June 28...

Commitment to clean up mercury near Grassy Narrows is welcome and overdue: Editorial

Environment Minister Glen Murray is adamant the money is committed. And he says the “joint governance” of the fund by the province and Grassy Narrows...

Province to fund community hubs program

Communities that want to keep a closed school or other public building from being sold off will get their chance, with a new program that...

Ontario Supporting New Community Services Hub in Durham

Ontario is helping to build a new facility in the Durham region that will provide a variety of services and supports for people under one...

Helping Communities Access Integrated Public Services

Ontario has launched a new program that will make it easier for community partners to offer health, social, cultural, recreational and other services for local...

No school closure reviews until province reviews policy

Peterborough-area MPP Jeff Leal says some of that money can be used by school boards for a new high skills major course he and others...

Ontario proposes banning real estate agents from representing seller and buyer

Consumer Services Minister Tracy MacCharles says the government wants to make sure that Ontario homebuyers are protected and not being harmed by unethical real estate...

Ontario Wages War on Ticket Bots: AG Yasir Naqvi Talks Strategy, Fines, Jail Time

The Ontario government will be tabling The Ticket Sales Act in the fall to curb unfair ticket reselling practices. Those who break the law could...

Ontario civil servant professionals ratify contract deal promising 7.5 ...

TORONTO – Professionals in the Ontario civil service have ratified a four-year extension of their contract, as the government secures labour peace in another ...and more »...

Brampton councillors get moving on special transit committee ...

City councillors have signed off on the terms of reference for the city's new Council of Chairs, which will advocate for Brampton's interests on major...

Ontario announces $85M to clean up mercury near Grassy Narrows, Wabaseemoong First Nations

Ontario will spend $85 million to clean up industrial mercury contamination that is poisoning the people at Grassy Narrows and Wabaseemoong First Nations in northwestern...

Iron Maiden isn't retiring, guitarist Dave Murray confirms before Glen Helen show

After more than 40 years in the metal scene, there's been talk that Iron Maiden would be calling it quits after its “The Book of...

Ontario, Canada Poised to Lead Global Biotech Innovation: Interview with Minister Reza Moridi

(blog) (blog)We spoke with Ontario's Minister for Research and Innovation and Science, The Honourable Reza Moridi, on his views of the investments in the...

'Kawartha Downs has a lot of potential' new general manager says

Peterborough MPP Jeff Leal, as minister of agriculture and rural affairs, has played a key role in keeping the track operating. He facilitated talks between...

Brazil's president charged with corruption by top prosecutor

Los Angeles Times. By: Mario Sergio Lima and Simone Iglesias, Associated Press. June 26, 2017 Updated: June 26, 2017 at 7:35 pm. 0 0. BRASILIA,...

Boston's FinTech Sandbox expands to Ontario to help startups scale with access to data

“Innovative organizations like FinTech Sandbox recognize that Ontario is both a startup hub and a leading global financial services centre,” said Reza Moridi, minister of...

Ontario pitches new rules to crack down on ticket scalping and bots

The new legislation would target resellers who used technological and other means to buy the majority of tickets, Attorney General Yasir Naqvi told reporters outside...

Statement from Finance Minister Charles Sousa on the tentative agreement between the Liquor Control Board of ...

Ottawa Citizen"I am pleased that the negotiating teams of the LCBO and the OPSEU Liquor Board Employees Division (LBED) have been able to come to...

KCI senior students recognized at Spectacular Spartans program

Named recipients of the highest academic award in each grade were: Sadie McGriskin, Grade 9; Julianna Raabel, Grade 10; Chloe Irvine and Shani Bear, Grade...

Release full data on drug company payments to doctors: Editorial

On Tuesday Health Minister Eric Hoskins rightly announced he would begin consultations this summer to see if pharmaceutical companies should be required to disclose all...

Ontario to announce changes to ticket-sale laws after outcry about resales and scalper bots

Ontario will announce reforms to ticket selling legislation on Monday, after a public consultation found widespread support for more transparent sales and more rules for...

Ontario expanding access to genital transitional surgeries for 2018

Ontario Health Minister Dr. Eric Hoskins says the province will offer genital transition surgery for the first time next year. Darryl Dyck / File /...

Ontario government responds to Wapekeka First Nation emergency ...

Ontario's Minister of Indigenous Relations says the province is working with the federal government as well as local and Indigenous leaders in response to a ...and...

MP hopes reconciliation summit will foster discussion, relationships

Rusnak said he's also spoken with MPPs Michael Gravelle and Bill Mauro, and his fellow MP Patty Hajdu, as well as Thunder Bay police and...

Mayfield football camp continues

Left: Zaiden Salcido,10, throws a pass to Christopher Rue, 10 at the Jim Bradley Football Camp on Wednesday at Mayfield High School. Below: Mayfield football...

The Sault's Italian culture 'something to celebrate', says retired Supreme Court justice

Former MP David Orazietti (left) shakes hands with retired justice Frank Iacobucci immediately prior to a dinner in Orazietti's honour June 20, 2017. Orazietti received...

UPDATE: OTT Pay brings Alipay In-store Services to Canadian ...

(press release)OTT Financial, a Canadian financial services company, and Alipay, world's largest online and mobile payment platform operated by Ant Financial Services ...and more »...

Vineyard owners worry about minimum wage hike

Taylor Bertelink/The Intelligencer Catherine Langlois, owner of Sandbanks Winery gives the Minister of Agriculture, Jeff Leal (middle), a tour of the winery along with Prince...

Orazietti to receive prestigious IA Vannini Award tonight

David Orazietti is to receive the award before a sold-out event on Tuesday night at the Marconi Club. Presenting the award will be former Supreme...

New West Milford library opens to full capacity crowd

West Milford's new library and community center opened its doors to the public for the first time on June 17, 2017 following a ribbon cutting...

Apollo basketball: Allen is new coach

Three seniors, Luke Dunsmoor, Daniel Modi and Abdihakim Shurki, graduated. Everyone else is back, including Renell Edwards, Michael Gravelle and Deng Diew, who Allen said...

As biotech elite gather, foreign countries aim to woo them with wine, cheese — and promises of a friendly political ...

AN DIEGO — They may not explicitly mention President Trump. But the global recruiters who flock to the biotech sector's big annual networking conference 1...

Deland Chan, Michael Huang

Deland Chan, a daughter of Wai Chun Chan and Chung K. Chan of New York, was married June 17 to Michael Chih-Chiang Huang, a son...

Braham Supermileage team learns on and off the track

From left is Dylan Goodson, Makailah Torsch, Ben Carlson, Dylan Ramthun, Jeremy Brown, Weston Maslow, Mario, Sergio, Isabella and Emilio. Photos supplied. After working for...

Ontario Equipping More Adults with Essential Job Skills for Free

CBC.caOntario is providing more free skills training for adults to help equip people with essential literacy, math, and digital skills and prepare them for the...

G. Marconi Society to present David Orazietti with the Honourable Justice IA Vannini Award of Merit

On Tuesday June 20th The G. Marconi Society will be presenting The Honourable I.A. Vannini Award of Merit for the first time in six years.

Trump aside, auto sector sees 'disruption' as big opportunity

Hon. Brad Duguid, centre right, Minister of Economic Development and Growth signs his name on top of an Autonomous Intelligent Vehicle (AIV) to the delight...

High-speed rail: Amid cynicism, Liberal MPP Deb Matthews commits to London-Toronto link

Ontario's high-speed rail proposal represents exactly that, a potentially transformative investment that, if built, would link the Forest City to Toronto as commuter cities. But,...

Federal funding for third crossing 'shouldn't be a problem': MP Gerretsen - www.kingstonregion.com/

www.kingstonregion.com/Federal funding for third crossing 'shouldn't be a problem': MP Gerretsenwww.kingstonregion.com/Ontario transportation minister Steven Del Duca joined with the mayor, local MPP Sophie Kiwala, and...