Quebec’s Philippe Couillard will be the first premier from another province to address the Ontario legislature in more than half a century when he arrives next week. 201 more words
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Toronto mother Samantha Henry wishes she could give her three young kids the simple things: a promise to watch her son’s volleyball game, to be home for dinner, to be there for bedtime. 1,495 more words
The provincial government must grab control of a child protection system that is “at best fragmented and at worst confused” when caring for Ontario’s most vulnerable children, the province’s child advocate says. 800 more words
Ontario’s affordable housing wait list continues to break records, with more than 168,000 households now waiting an average of almost four years.
An additional 3,600 households joined the line in 2014, according to the Ontario Non-profit Housing Association’s annual wait list survey, being released Monday. 650 more words
I adore Sharon VanStarkenburg’s paintings; she’s one of my absolute favourite artists. Not to mention one of my favourite people.
I first met this talented artist when I contacted her last year to see if she would donate a piece to our Homes with Woofs fundraiser. 462 more words
Statue of John McCrae, Ottawa
In Flanders Fields
Sculptors … credit where credit is due
Yesterday marked 100 years since John McCrae wrote In Flanders Fields. 118 more words