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Ontario Expanding Eating Disorder Services for Children and Youth
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Ontario Expanding Eating Disorder Services for Children and Youth

Reading Time: 4 minutes Protecting our Progress by Improving Access to Specialized Mental Health Services As part of the 2021 Ontario Economic Outlook and Fiscal Review: Build Ontario plan, the Ontario government is investing $8.1 million this year to immediately address the increased demand for services to support specialized care for children and youth diagnosed with eating disorders. This new Read More…

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Reading Time: 2 minutes Mariya el amraoui David corsino, nacido en Madrid España el día 11/07/1986. De descendencia andaluza. Nieto , hijo ,sobrino , de artistas. Empezé en la música , tocando la guitarra en pequeñas fiestas, bares, y algúna que otra sala con buen nombre . Me fui metiendo más y más en la música, empezé a escribir, Read More…

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Governments Protecting the Mental Health of Ontario Farmers

Reading Time: 3 minutes Two new investments add more resources to help farm families The governments of Canada and Ontario are protecting the mental health of farmers and their families by investing more than $7 million dollars through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership to launch two, new multi-year mental health initiatives that are specialized to support those in the agriculture Read More…

Ontario Supporting Women in Post-COVID Economy
Eastern Canada COVID-19 Trending

Ontario Supporting Women in Post-COVID Economy

Reading Time: 3 minutes Funding will enhance employment and entrepreneurial training for low-income women The Ontario government is providing an additional $500,000 in the Investing in Women’s Futures Program, bringing the total funding to $2.7 million this year. Offered at 23 women’s centres across the province, the program provides free employment readiness and violence prevention programming to socially and Read More…

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Quebec Wins Prestigious Award For Climate Change Leadership

Reading Time: 2 minutes Quebec was recognized with the award at the Cop26 conference in Glascow The Minister of the Environment and the Fight Against Climate Change, Mr. Benoit Charette, was proud to learn today that Quebec has won the first prize of the Leadership Awards 2021 awarded by the Coalition Under2, an international organization that brings together some Read More…

Transformed 311 Toronto Service Experience Launches Today
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Transformed 311 Toronto Service Experience Launches Today

Reading Time: 3 minutes Toronto Transform 311 service amidst high volumes of complaints by residents Today, the City of Toronto launched an improved 311 Toronto service experience, making the service easier and more convenient to use, offering more ways to connect with 311 Toronto and providing real-time status updates from start to finish. The City continues to rapidly evolve, Read More…

Eastern Canada COVID-19

GO-VAXX Mobile Vaccine Clinics Achieve Major Milestone

Reading Time: 2 minutes 10K+ doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered through partnership with Metrolinx and Public Health Units TORONTO — They’re green, they roll, and they get the job done. Ontario’s GO-VAXX mobile vaccine clinics have proven to be a highly effective component of the province’s last mile strategy to get COVID-19 vaccines to Ontarians. Since they first hit the road Read More…

Breaking News Eastern Canada

Get The Vaccine Or Get Suspended Without Pay

Reading Time: 3 minutes Mandatory vaccination for Toronto City Workers The City of Toronto recently reported as of October 5, 26,138 members of the Toronto Public Service are fully vaccinated, which is 89 per cent of City staff who disclosed their COVID-19 vaccination status. Five per cent of City staff who disclosed their vaccination status are partially vaccinated and Read More…

Québec Parental Insurance Plan Sees Increased Coverage For Québecois
Eastern Canada

Québec Parental Insurance Plan Sees Increased Coverage For Québecois

Reading Time: 2 minutes Minister Jean Boulet announces improved benefits for low-income workers benefiting from the Quebec Parental Insurance Plan. The Minister of Labor, Employment and Social Solidarity and Minister responsible for the Mauricie region, Mr Jean Boulet, announces an improvement in the measure to increase benefits from the Quebec Parental Insurance Plan (QPIP).   Thus, parents earning less Read More…

B.C Commits $149,000 In Emergency Funding To Residents Facing Homelessness
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Ontario Helps Create Permanent Emergency Shelter For Windsor Homeless Community

Reading Time: < 1 minute Province supports vulnerable people experiencing homelessness during COVID-19 The Ontario government is providing $7.75 million to help create a permanent emergency shelter for women and families experiencing homelessness in Windsor. “Our government’s Social Services Relief Fund is designed to provide immediate housing and homelessness program relief in communities across Ontario,” said Steve Clark, Minister of Read More…

Ontario Releases Technology & Standards For Digital Identity
Eastern Canada

Ontario Releases Technology & Standards For Digital Identity

Reading Time: 2 minutes Province welcomes and encourages private-sector market innovation TORONTO — The Ontario government is publicly launching the technology and standards that will build Ontario’s digital identity ecosystem, which will empower simpler, faster and better access to more convenient and secure online services. As one of the first jurisdictions in North America to publish this information, Ontario continues to Read More…

Canada's Federal Prisons Have A Drug Smuggling Problem?
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Canada’s Federal Prisons Have A Drug Smuggling Problem?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Serious questions need to be asked how drugs continue to make their way into the Canadian Prison System. Correctional facilities across Canada are supposed to be some of the most secure places on earth and are meant to be drug-free, however, that is not the case. Whether it being minimum or maximum security, Canadian prisons Read More…

Ford Government Prorogued Ontario Legislature
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Ford Government Prorogued Ontario Legislature

Reading Time: 1 minute Ontario government shuts down until October 4th, weeks after federal election There have been many criticisms of Premier Doug Ford’s handling of the global pandemic as cases in Ontario continue to rise while other provinces are flattening the curb. In what is being called a surprise move with the proroguing of the Legislature, Ontario Premier Read More…

Canadians Believe Prime Minister Trudeau Won Last Night's French Debate
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Canadians Believe Prime Minister Trudeau Won Last Night’s French Debate

Reading Time: 2 minutes Canadians are overwhelmingly happy with Prime Minister Trudeau’s answers in the first leaders French debate. Last night’s first leaders’ debate saw the leaders of their respected parties on the attack, hoping to score a knockout punch against Prime Minister Trudeau. Like any good boxer, the Prime Minister went twelve rounds and never hit the mat, Read More…

Unruly Protestors, Threaten Prime Minister's Safety At Campaign Rally
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Unruly Protestors, Threaten Prime Minister’s Safety At Campaign Rally

Reading Time: < 1 minute Prime Minister Trudeau was forced to cancel several campaign stops due to safety concerns amidst unruly protestors. As Canadians, we all have the right to peaceful protest and take part in the Canadian political process. What took place yesterday on the campaign stops in Nobleton and Bolton Ontario, not only put a risk to the Read More…

Liberal Candidates Wake Up To Nazi Symbols On Campaign Signs
Eastern Canada Elections

Liberal Candidates Wake Up To Nazi Symbols On Campaign Signs

Reading Time: 2 minutes No room for Nazi symbols or any form of hate in politics In every election, there are always acts of vandalism and racism towards candidates, and just yesterday, two candidates running in ridings with a large Jewish population had their signs tagged by Nazi and hates symbols. Candidates already face public scrutiny for putting their Read More…

Toronto Hits COVID-19 Milestone
Eastern Canada

Toronto Hits COVID-19 Milestone

Reading Time: < 1 minute Ontario’s vaccination and Delta COVID-19 rates are both trending upwards. As the Delta variant continues to spread across Ontario, there are signs of optimism seeing that a major vaccine milestone has been reached over the weekend. In the City of Toronto, two doses of the COVID-19 vaccine has been administered to 75 per cent of Read More…

Ontario Believes Agri-tech Is The Future Of Farming
Eastern Canada

Ontario Believes Agri-tech Is The Future Of Farming

Reading Time: 2 minutes The Ontario Government commits over $20 million to agri-farming technology. By Dami IgbinyemiErnie Hardeman, Ontario’s Minister of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs announced the Agri-tech Innovation Program back in April 2021. This was a $22 million cost-share program that will help farming operators and processor businesses invest in innovative technology by providing up to 60% Read More…

Going Green: 35 New Electric Busses in Prince Edward Island
Eastern Canada Climate Change

Going Green: 35 New Electric Busses in Prince Edward Island

Reading Time: 2 minutes Prince Edward Island is to have 35 new busses to help combat climate change. By Dami Igbinyemi Governments have been taking steps to minimize and support families, businesses, and communities alike to make a better post-COVID-19 world. Canada is working with Prince Edward Island to reduce the impact of the pandemic by creating a sustainable, Read More…

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Brian Pallister steps down as Manitoba Premier

Reading Time: 3 minutes “I believe that now is the time for a new leader” says Pallister. By Maryam Razzaq Manitoba Premier, Brian Pallister announced Tuesday that he will be stepping down from his role as leader of the Conservative Party. Pallister has stated he will not be running for re-election in 2023 and has formally announced his resignation to allow his Read More…

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Mohammed Ahmed Wins Canada’s 1st Olympic Medal In Men’s 5000M Race

Reading Time: 2 minutes With the silver win in the men’s 5000-metre race, Ahmed becomes the all-time North American record holder for distance.  By Maryam Razzaq Canada’s Mohammed Ahmed wins silver in the men’s 5000-metre race in the Tokyo Olympics. Although Mohammed Ahmed was in the middle of the pack for most of the race, he finished off with a sprint Read More…

Ontario In Home Vaccination Reaches 8,000
Eastern Canada COVID-19

Ontario In Home Vaccination Reaches 8,000

Reading Time: 2 minutes Ontario’s in-home vaccination program is one of the largest in Canada By Dami Igbinyemi In order to move past COVID-19 and towards normalcy, people have to get vaccinated. Toronto is home to more than 2.9 million people, making it the fourth largest city in North America. The city understands the importance of getting people vaccinated Read More…