Liz Sandals, Ontario Treasury Board President, Says Nestle Water Controversy Based On Misinformation

Treasury Board President Liz Sandals, who represents Guelph, Ont., where residents have been criticizing Nestle, says she finds it frustrating that many opponents don't realize...

Ted McMeekin to be honoured for public service

Hamilton-area Liberal MPP and former cabinet minister Ted McMeekin's 26 years of community service will be honoured Thursday evening with a testimonial dinner. His fans...

Sir Maurice Oldfield: a spymaster smeared

Pearce identifies the supposedly dodgy youth as a peaceable Singapore-born paediatrician, Michael Chan, then in his late thirties, and afterwards a member of the Press...

Black Lives Matter protesters hit SIU headquarters

After weeks of calls for more information about the SIU's investigation into Loku, then-attorney general Madeleine Meilleur made the uunprecedented move of releasing a copy...

Cupertino, Sunnyvale: Local teams kick off high school football season

Junior Alex Brockhaus, who carried the ball 25 times for 119 yards (4.8 yards per carry) as a sophomore, will spearhead the running game while...

Italian Earthquake Death Toll Rises to at Least 159; Hundreds More Injured

Women cry in front of damaged houses in a street in the central Italian village of Illica, near Accumoli, on Aug. 24, 2016 after a...

Good news on school test scores can't disguise achievement gap

Yet in the past, federal and state policies have at times exacerbated the problem, including the Bush administration's No Child Left Behind policy, said Linda...

Don't link Ontario cap-and-trade to California market, opposition ...

After two weak auctions, opposition parties are calling on the Ontario government to stay out of the turbulent joint carbon market.Bombing cap and trade auctions...

Ontario Liberals not keen on legislation to ban cash-for-access fundraisers

Government House Leader Yasir Naqvi said the opposition proposals would ban the premier and cabinet ministers from doing any kind of fundraising. “They're only interested...

It's bickering, not beef, but John Wall and Bradley Beal still need to figure it out

With these confessions, suddenly fans' hopes of the duo matching the dynamic of Steph Curry and Klay Thompson gave way to the fear of an...

Man's push for home inspection legislation continues

Following several conversations with former minister David Orazietti and correspondence with Lalonde, Allen said he was confident that the right steps would be taken to...

Strengthening Community-Driven Development in East Asia, South Asia, and the Pacific

Nghia shared the story of Lo Thi Me, a 31-year-old H'Mong woman, who traveled to Hanoi to join in a discussion with World Bank President...

California and local education officials laud progress on still-lagging test scores

“The Board of Education is proud of these results,” said L.A. school board President Steve Zimmer. “This district is continuing to make progress.” Zimmer added...

Catcher, who underwent surgery on right knee in July, will DH

Phegley will serve as the designated hitter on Saturday and catch on Monday, according to A's manager Bob Melvin. He underwent surgery to remove a...

Lyft CEO Logan Green has a plan that's far bigger than ride-hailing

He was a quick learner, very collaborative, always smiling," David Davis, chairman of the SBMTD said. "Although I see he's lost his hair since he...

Halifax police investigate suspicious death of man found in stolen car

Toronto StarRCMP say officers investigating a report of a stolen car just before 2 p.m. Tuesday found the car soon afterwards with a dead man...

How ā€‹Judith Leiber Went From Holocaust Survivor to Handbag Icon

How ​Judith Leiber Went From Holocaust Survivor to Handbag IconFrustrated, she turned to the handbag union, where, as detailed in her biography, No Mere Bagatelles...

2016 Private high schools football preview: Washington Catholic Athletic Conference

Good Counsel returns 12 starters from last season, when it lost five games for just the second time in Coach Bob Milloy's 16 years at...

Southern Ontario 'carding' issue prompts training for local police

... colour of one's skin are illegitimate, disrespectful and have no place in our society,” he added. Naqvi was named Ontario's Attorney General in June,...

Swindon man felt tremors of earthquake while on holiday in Italy

Giuseppe Bretti, son of Swindon ice cream entrepreneur Mario, is on holiday in the neighbouring town of Osimo, Ancona Province with wife Marica, 36, and...

New permit for Nestle water-taking at low rate 'inappropriate': Wynne

Wynne has asked Environment Minister Glen Murray to review permit conditions for bottled water companies. It will look at whether there is a sufficient price...

Battle @ Buffalo Under the Lights 6 to take over New Era Cap

New Era will host the sixth annual Battle @ Buffalo Under the Lights on Aug. 27. (Glen Murray / Special to The News). By Mac...

Vikings' run game remains a 'work in progress,' Zimmer says

They've also introduced a rookie blocking specialist in David Morgan at tight end. “There was this one play where we had a nice hole and...

Crescent City Around the Neighborhoods for Aug. 24, 2016

In the category of three-dimensional art, the winners were Lois Colmenares, first, “Gone Fishing”; and Linda Berman, second and third, “Hopeless Adrift” and “Waiting for...

E&E Legal to Expose Illegality of EPA Human Experiments at Special Public Meeting of National Academy of Sciences

Breitbart News (press release)Milloy will make a 30-minute presentation, which will be followed by 30-minute presentations from John Dunn MD, JD and Stan Young, PhD.

Liverpool FC outcast Mario Balotelli was once likened to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo... but clubs are ...

t-shirt and the two goals in the 6-1 victory at Manchester United, the assist for the Sergio Aguero goal that won City their first title,...

Pittsfield Police log for Aug. 16

- 22Berkshire Eagle (subscription)5:05 p.m.: Police arrest Gene Gravelle, 27, of Bradford Street, Pittsfield on a Pittsfield Police Department warrant. 6:22 p.m.: A report...

Lincolnview introduces new employees

Times BulletinBY ERIN COX DHI Media News Editor ecox@timesbulletin.com MIDDLE POINT — New employees were welcomed to the district at the Lincolnview Local ...L'view welcomes new...

NFL notebook: Cowboys receiver Dez Bryant suffers concussion

The date meets the requirement the league sent out last week that Harrison and two other players – Green Bay linebackers Clay Matthews and Julius...

Ontario committed to work with First Nations on Ring of Fire transportation routeMINING

Northern Development Minister Michael Gravelle says he'll continue working with First Nations around the Ring of Fire to build a transportation route into the area.

Teddy Bridgewater returns to practice, does limited throwing

Mandatory Credit: David Kohl-USA TODAY Sports ... The Vikings originally were scheduled to practice on Monday and have Tuesday off, but after Sunday's session, coach...

Pence to speak at private event in Charlotte

Mike Pence will speak to a private group Wednesday morning at Charlotte Pipe and Foundry. Pence's campaign officials have not released what his focus will...

Ontario invests in fire safety improvements

“Fire safety measures like upgraded fire alarms, fire doors and sprinkler systems significantly reduce the risk of fire and help save lives,” said David Orazietti,...

West Milford Township aids in property's preservation

The local government is seeking to recoup some costs associated with the cancelled pursuit of a 100-acre property off Weaver Road. Last week, West Milford's...

Mark Zuckerberg And Priscilla Chan Sell Off $95 Million In Facebook Stock For Charity, Or Similar

The Indian ExpressAt the time, that was the equivalent of $45 billion in cold, hard cash, and some months later, they're getting things rolling: The...

When Is Kate Spade Not Kate Spade? When She's Frances Valentine

Then Ms. Brosnahan, her actual legal name, sold her company to Liz Claiborne Inc., KATE 3.08 % which re-christened itself Kate Spade & Co. in...

Vikings activate tight end Rhett Ellison from PUP list

TwinCities.com-Pioneer Press - Pioneer PressTwinCities.com-Pioneer PressThe Vikings on Tuesday activated tight end Rhett Ellison from the physically unable to perform list, after knee surgery from...

Mohawk College readies to take education on the...

Called the mobile City School, the construction of the trailer will be financed with $1.6 million from the provincial government that was announced Aug. 23...

Rideau Canal footbridge gets federal funding in transit agreement ...

Transit funding from the federal government will help pay for a new footbridge over the Rideau Canal that connects Fifth Avenue with Clegg Street, it...

Rio Hondo League: San Marino looks to stay on top

Returners: Michael Chan, RB, Sr.; David Wang, OL, Sr.; Jules Buenabenta, LB, Sr.; Matt Ary, LB, Sr.; Andre Tsai, OL/DL, Sr.; Joey Duranso, OL, Sr.

Mohawk College getting $1.6 million for City School expansion

The province of Ontario is investing $1.6 million to expand Mohawk College's City School program.Minister announces City School Program expansion | Talk Radio ...640 Toronto...

$1.6M for Mohawk City School will help students learn for free

The province of Ontario is investing $1.6 million to expand Mohawk College's City School program. Deb Matthews, minister of advanced education and skills development, along...

Bradley considers amending alcohol law for all businesses

The Bradley Village Board now is considering rolling back the 11 a.m. liquor restriction on Sundays one hour earlier for all establishments that have a...

Team USA opponents will close the gap by Tokyo Olympics in 2020

They should still have Marc Gasol, Ricky Rubio, Rudy Fernandez, Sergio Llull and Sergio Rodriguez. The list of up-and-comers goes on, including Thunder signee Alex...

Speculation swirls about who will run for Ottawa-Vanier seat ...

In a strange twist of fate, both the provincial and federal ridings of Ottawa-Vanier are now without politicians at the helm.With the earlier resignation of...

Michael Chan of Santa Rosa's Ygrene Energy Fund wins CFO award

Professional background: He has more than 25 years of financial, capital markets and accounting experience. Prior to joining Ygrene, he led the treasury and capital...

Letters: Feel free to buy your own carbon ā€” some of us prefer cigarettes and whisky

Ontario environment minister Glen Murray touts the alleged benefits of Ontario's cap-and-trade program (“Ontario: Surely not in denial,” letter, Aug. 2). He asserts that it...

After years of spiraling downward, will Hudson Elementary finally find success?

Most of its declines occurred under one longtime principal, Linda McCarthy, who retired in 2013. Tracy Graziaplene, who ran nearby Northwest Elementary, took over for...

Real Estate Transfers from Aug. 23, 2016

Linda L. Saverino and Angelo L. Saverino III, to Jack R. Dodds Jr. and Crystalina R. Dodds, Magnolia, Texas. Property in Salem Township; $215,000 ...

@Kady's Watchlist for Aug. 23 ā€“ Ministers and mayors team up to ...

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will follow up a two-day cabinet retreat in Sudbury by joining Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne for an announcement at the Barrie ...New...