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 […]
Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event regarding the Théâtre Le Diamant with the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development; the Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Canadian Heritage; and Luc Fortin, Quebec Minister of Culture and Communications and responsible for the Protection and Promotion of the French Language.
Ralph Goodale today announced funding for a series of community projects in Saskatchewan…
In a decision dated June 23, 2016, Canada’s Federal Court dismissed a constitutional challenge brought against the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB), an agency created by the federal government to protect consumers from excessively priced p…
Parliamentary Secretary Jean-Claude Poissant, on behalf of the Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food Lawrence MacAulay, today announced a contribution of $97,500 to Agriculture nordique axée sur la production bovine (ANPB), to examine the agronomic and economic potential of new forage mixtures suited to northern climates in Eastern Canada. He made the announcement at the 15th anniversary of the Foire gourmande in Ville-Marie.
From visiting friends and relatives to getting goods to market, we rely on our roads, bridges and highways to support a vibrant economy and a great quality of life. Investing in modern transportation infrastructure helps create jobs and grow the middle…
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, 09 February 2017 – The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) is deploying a team of investigators to Sydney, Nova Scotia, to investigate the fire on board the cargo vessel THORCO CROWN. The TSB will gather information and …
Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure event with the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; the Honourable Jean-Yves Duclos, Minister of Families, Children and Social Development; François Blais, Minister of Employment and Social Solidarity, Minister responsible for the Capitale-Nationale program and Member of Parliament for Charlesbourg; Martin Coiteux, Minister of Municipal Affairs and Land Occupancy, Minister of Public Security, Minister responsible for the Montréal region, and Member of Parliament for Nelligan; and Régis Labeaume, Mayor of Québec.
The Honourable Patty Hajdu, Minister of Status of Women and Member of Parliament for Thunder Bay-Superior North, on behalf of the Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, and Minister responsible for FedNor, t…
The 24th season of a series of 25 open-air concerts held at the Edwin-Bélanger Bandstand came to a close yesterday. During the season, the National Battlefields Commission appealed to spectators to vote for their 2016 Favorite Show. According to the ballots tallied, the artist who enchanted audiences most is Jeanick Fournier. Congratulations to the winner of the 2016 Favorite Show, who performed on the Edwin-Bélanger Bandstand stage on July 24 offering a tribute to Celine Dion in front of an exceptional crowd. Note the singer won the same price in 2015.
The Government of Canada is committed to keeping Canada at the forefront of global leadership in the aerospace sector. The aerospace industry is one of the most innovative industries in Canada, and it provides over 211,000 quality jobs for Canadians an…
William Kilpatrick writes: For example, Pope Francis recently justified his view of Islam as a pacific faith by citing Dr. Ahmed al-Tayeb, the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar: “I had a long conversation with the imam, the Grand Imam of Al-Azhar University, and I know how they think. They [Muslims] seek peace, encounter.” For those who […]
Through the National Shipbuilding Strategy, the Government of Canada is creating new jobs, generating major economic benefits across the country, and providing the women and men of the Royal Canadian Navy with the equipment they need to do their work.
Tasmanian Devils might be beating the cancer that has threatened their survival
Media are invited to attend a Department of National Defence (DND) and Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) panel discussion on mental health for Bell Let’s Talk Day.
As Canada’s Minister of Health, I have a responsibility to protect and improve the health of Canadians. A strong health research community is a vital component of that, and must be supported by the Government of Canada and its agencies.
Machine learning could be used to predict autism in 6-month-old babies.
Halifax-class warships Her Majesty’s Canadian Ships (HMCS) Calgary and Vancouver, and their nearly 500 sailors departed Esquimalt Harbour today to participate in Exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC), the world’s largest international maritime exercise….
The 2nd Canadian Ranger Patrol Group (2 CRPG) is officially launching Exercise AQIKGIK today with a ceremony at the Royal Military College in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu. This exercise, consisting of a snowmobile expedition to Indigenous communities in Northern Quebec and on the Lower North Shore, is in honour of the 70th anniversary of the Canadian Rangers and will take place from January 27 to March 17, 2017.
Those of us who are closely following the story concerning allegations against Erin Weir are asking the following questions of Leader Jagmeet Singh: -what is being investigated? -who is conducting the investigation? -what is the delay i…
Canada’s Minister of Agriculture and Agri-Food, Lawrence MacAulay, will be in Ottawa, Ontario to make a dairy program announcement and hold a media teleconference.
Finance Minister Bill Morneau will be promoting the Government’s recent Fall Economic Statement and the benefits of investing in Canada to international audiences in London, United Kingdom.
The Canadian International Trade Tribunal (the Tribunal) today continued, with amendment, its orders made on February 17, 2012, in Expiry Review No. RR-2011-001, concerning the dumping of copper pipe fittings originating in or exported from the United …
Women today suffer from depression, stroke and dementia twice as much as men, and an astonishing 70 percent of new Alzheimer’s patients are women.
VICTORIA, British Columbia – The Honourable Mélanie Joly…
Members of the media are invited to attend an important infrastructure announcement with Alaina Lockhart, Member of Parliament for Fundy Royal, on behalf of the Honourable Amarjeet Sohi, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities; and the Honourable Br…
Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Finance François-Philippe Champagne will be in Saint-Hyacinthe and Shawinigan on Thursday, November 10 to hold pre-budget consultations.
Dr. Jaymie Matthews says yes, because it may not be the best place to hide in the Solar System.
Geese usually follow spring north – tracking the “green wave”. But as the arctic warms faster, they’re exhausting themselves trying to keep up with the warming climate.
22nd Street East location will serve approximately 2,900 Veterans
An Act to amend the Rouge National Urban Park Act, the Parks Canada Agency Act and the Canada National Parks Act
Government of Canada Strengthens Rouge National Urban Park Ecological Protection and Provides Long-Term Certainty for Park Farmers
Today Michael Ferguson, the Auditor General of Canada, tabled his 2016 Fall Reports. The Honourable Ralph Goodale, Minister of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness, responded with the following statement
The Canadian Armed Forces conducted their first flight under Operation FREQUENCE, providing airlift support to France’s operations in West Africa and the Sahel region.
Humanity’s first mission to touch the sun thrills NASA scientists anticipating revelations on why the giant orb gets so hot
The Government of Canada is investing $16,340 to assist with renovations to the Englehart Curling Club. The funding will help with the cost of replacing the floor in the lounge area, updates to the washroom facilities, new tables and the installation o…
Remembering Professor Stephen Hawking with a commentary and an interview