August 17, 2016

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HB council sends Huntington Harbour project back to drawing board

The Huntington Beach City Council voted Monday to send a small residential development in Huntington Harbour back to the drawing board, with the hope that...

Jaffe: 'Serial Campaign Corrupter' Jeffrey Thompson Still Got Off ...

(blog) (blog)Harry Jaffe, a longtime chronicler of the people and politics of Washington, D.C., writes an occasional column for NBC Washington's First Read DMV...

Jack Martins must face Philip Pidot in GOP primary, federal judge rules

Jack Martins (R-Old Westbury) must take on Glen Cove fraud investigator Philip Pidot after forcing him off the ballot for the original June 28 primary,...

'Ladies Man' is homegrown, classic farce

The play centers around Dr. Hercule Molineaux (Anderson Matthews), a turn-of-the-19th-century French doctor who finds the thrill gone — quickly — from his recent marriage...

Sexual assault survivor organizing Ottawa 'Rise Up' event for victims

Now 23, the woman calls Ottawa home and is organizing Rise Up at the Orange Art Gallery in Little Italy on Friday at 7 p.m.

Withrow football gains footing in ECC

Senior John Murray is the new quarterback. Tuggle is taking over primary rushing duties. Justin Standifer is going to get some carries. Three senior receivers...

Waterdown public forum focuses on climate change

While introducing the forum, Ancaster-Dundas-Flamborough-Westdale MPP Ted McMeekin told participants that the number one contributor of greenhouse gases in North America is buildings, particularly older...

Niagara politicians pleased with AMO conference

He said he invited McMahon to Niagara Falls to meet with industry partners. St. Catharines Mayor Walter Sendzik met with Michael Coteau, minister of children...

Michael Bloomberg named World Health Organization ambassador

World Health Organization Director General Margaret Chan cited Bloomberg's longtime support for its efforts to control smoking and tobacco use, improve road safety and prevent...

Roots to Harvest urban farm growing prosperous people ...

Tyler Waboose checks honey stocks on Wednesday, Aug. 17 at Roots to Harvest's urban farm's apiary adjacent to Thunder Bay's Volunteer Pool. By Leith ...and more »...

First Annual Don Carlton Memorial Race a hit with fellow racers

Jeff (Rudisil) and I are very passionate about this sport and we don't want to see it fall by the wayside. We just want to...

Would Vikings keep 4 tight ends on the 53-man roster? Zimmer wouldn't say

A reporter asked about the situation the Vikings have at tight end: two pass catchers in Kyle Rudolph and MyCole Pruitt, a rookie David Morgan...

Formation of the Isthmus of Panama

The formation of the Isthmus of Panama stands as one of the greatest natural events of the Cenozoic, driving profound biotic transformations on land and...

Wynne makes rare stop in North Bay

Corina Moore, CEO of the Ontario Northland Transmission Commission gave Premier Kathleen Wynne and Michael Gravelle, Minister of Northern Development, a tour of the refurbishment...

New retrospective study to find mutations to better diagnose breast ...

(press release)Mr. Peter Goodhand, President of The Ontario Institute for Cancer Research, today announced a new collaborative research study in partnership with Thermo ...and more »...

Tinkoff names Vuelta team, Meintjes leads Lampre-Merida in Spain

Cyclingnews.com - News ShortsCyclingnews.comTinkoff has named the riders that will accompany Alberto Contador as he bids to win the fourth Vuelta a España of his...

Why Donald Trump's 'ideological screening' wouldn't be a first for the US

Even at the height of fears over Communism and anarchism, few immigrants were actually excluded from the United States because of ideological screening, says Kenyon...

Cult of Hockey: Third-round pick Matthew Cairns the latest Oilers' D prospect taking a slow boat to the NHL

So it is with the beaming young man above, recent Edmonton Oilers draft pick Matthew Cairns. After spending their top two picks on wingers, Peter...

Rio Olympics 2016: Why Brazilians can't help booing anything and ...

Rio de Janeiro It didn't take long for the Brazilians to rewrite the norms of Olympic fandom. The list of Olympic participants targeted by Brazilian...

Mayor Boddy Presses For Arbitration Changes

Owen Sound says it can't afford to match fire and police pay in big centres.and more »...

Vikings tight end Morgan clearing a path to the lineup

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press - StarTribune ...Minneapolis Star TribuneDavid Morgan's future duties may leave him largely anonymous, but the rookie continues to fill a prominent role in...

Hoskins pledges to continue working with doctors, refuses to resign ...

Ontario's Health and Long-Term Care Minister Eric Hoskins called on the Ontario Medical Association to make the next move after the organization rejected a ...Hoskins Prepared...