Almost 7 years ago, while going through some personal issues, I made a terrible mistake and ended up being convicted of driving under the influence (DUI) in the State of California. It was a dark period in my life, but I have moved on and learned my lesson. This spring, however, my intoxicated driving conviction […]
Today, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, announced that the Government of Canada has launched a process for the recruitment of Social Security Tribunal members via the new Governor in Council appoin…
Armoured fighting vehicle crews from five countries, including 186 Canadian soldiers, will participate in Exercise WORTHINGTON CHALLENGE 2016 from September 23 to 30.
Rodger Cuzner, Member of Parliament for Cape Breton – Canso, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development and Minister responsible for the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency, will make a funding announcement at the Broad Cove Scottish Concert.
The Government of Canada is committed to supporting Canadian aerospace manufacturers that are investing in innovation, which generates benefits for local communities and creates well-paying jobs for Canadians.
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) announced today the seizure of over 21 kg of suspected cocaine at the Toronto Pearson International Airport.
TSB publishes clarification to M15A0189 statistics.
As Canada marked International Anti-corruption Day, the Honourable Marie-Claude Bibeau, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced $13.6 million over four years to work with communities, civil society organizations, publ…
Government Introduces Legislation Advancing Plan to Support the Middle Class and Those Working Hard to Join It
Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event with Serge Cormier, Member of Parliament for Acadie–Bathurst, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; the Honourable Brian Gallant, Premier of New Brunswick; and Colin Brewster, President of the Northern New Brunswick Airport Authority.
Announcement about cultural projects for the Capitol Theatre and Aberdeen Cultural Centre
Nicholas James Pell writes: In the early ’90s, Morrissey traded in his wilting wallflower persona for something far more muscular. He draped himself in the Union Flag, sported Saint George’s Cross tees, and starting singing odes to skinheads, boxers, and working-class violence. “The National Front Disco” is sometimes alleged to be about David Bowie’s flirtation […]
The Government of Canada values the role of post-secondary institutions as they help equip young Canadians with the education and training they need for future careers that will help them join a strong, healthy middle class. Today’s $20.7-million inves…
Public infrastructure connects people, supports job creation for the middle class, and helps build communities that Canadians are proud to live in.
Parks Canada and the Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada will take part in a plaque unveiling ceremony to commemorate the national historic significance of the Droulers-Tsiionhiakwatha site.
The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities…
The Honourable Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, today released a report by Thomas Isaac, Ministerial Special Representative on Reconciliation with Métis.
Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) St. John’s officially joined Standing NATO Maritime Group 2 (SNMG2) on its way to the Mediterranean Sea today as part of Canada’s support to NATO assurance and deterrence measures in Central and Eastern Europe.
International Day of the Girl Celebrated With Activists for Girls’ Equality
On September 2, the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development, announced the Tackling Poverty Together Project in Saint John, New Brunswick, which will inform the development of the new Canadian Poverty Reductio…
Ottawa––Department of Finance Canada officials will provide a background telephone briefing on the upcoming meeting of Group of Twenty (G20) Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors being held in Chengdu, China, July 23–24, 2016.
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Development of Official-Language Communities Program
Philippe Couillard, Premier of Québec, Minister Responsible for the Saguenay–Lac-Saint-Jean Region, and Member of the National Assembly for Roberval, took part today in the inauguration of the Belle-Vue Recreation Centre. This renewed infrastructure is part of the initial Belle-Vue Marina redevelopment and municipal wharf repair project inaugurated in June 2015.
The Government of Canada believes that our labour laws should reflect the important role that unions play in protecting the rights of workers and helping the middle class grow and prosper.
On November 15, 2016, the Canadian Forces National Investigation Service charged a Reserve Force member from a naval reserve division in Windsor, Ontario, with one count of sexual assault under the Criminal Code of Canada.
Canada is a diverse country with people with roots in every corner of the world…
Good. I make fun of video game players but people obsessed with planets and stars are almost as bad, except they’re wrapped in centuries of romance AND science, which is a high grade combination for mischief. Star gazing is particularly stupid. It’s quite possible that the “star” you’re looking at isn’t even there anymore. You’re […]
Gavin McInnes writes: The problem these spoiled feminists have with Wonder Woman is not that she isn’t powerful enough. It’s that she’s not masculine enough. She loves fashion and fancy desserts and thinks babies are adorable. She wears beautiful gowns and can be seduced by handsome war heroes who act like bikers. She shaves her […]
Minister of Finance Bill Morneau will be in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, February 9 to meet with senior White House economic advisors Gary Cohn, Director of the National Economic Council, Kenneth Juster, Deputy Assistant to the President for Internati…
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA), Pacific Region, announced today that a United States (U.S.) resident has pleaded guilty to two charges arising from a firearm seizure in Yukon.
The Honourable Kent Hehr, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Associate Minister of National Defence, will announce plans to reopen the Veterans Affairs Canada office in Thunder Bay, Ontario
Approximately 100 Canadian Armed Forces personnel and civilian members from the Department of National Defence have completed Operation NEVUS 2016 – the performance of essential preventive and corrective maintenance on the High Arctic Data Communicatio…
Today, as we consider the interim findings of the independent Joint Investigation Team [JIT] on the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17, we are reminded of the unspeakable suffering caused by this tragic attack.
To be competitive, businesses need to bring their innovative products to market. This repayable contribution of $2.3 million, through the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario) Investing in Business Growth and Productivity initiative, will assist Ontario-based custom steel products manufacturer Cambridge Pro Fab Inc. to purchase and implement automated equipment to increase production capabilities and expand its presence in the American natural gas and coal retrofit markets.
Vision Health Month – May 2016
It’s always nice to be recognized. Every so often, I get a message from a website or organization that tells me that my blog has been recognized as a valuable resource, either for nurses or for the general public. That means people are reading it – and…