Outstanding transactions at Phoenix pay centre surpass 500,000, says minister

OTTAWA — The minister responsible for the problem-plagued Phoenix pay system says a backlog of outstanding transactions being dealt with by the federal pay

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Veterans treated to happy hour beer before Remembrance Day

Veterans at Sherbrook Community Centre had a chance to relax and have some fun over a cold beer before commemorating Remembrance Day. Staff and

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Business owner fed up with St. Margaret’s Bay Road construction delays

Nick Giannopoulos has owned a restaurant on St. Margaret’s Bay Road for 18 years. But lately, he’s had a lot more than pizza on

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Ontario colleges ask for final offer vote to end 4-week-old strike

TORONTO — Ontario’s colleges have called for striking faculty to vote on a final contract offer after talks to end the four-week labour disruption

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Dog bites send two children to IWK Health Centre

A dog is in the custody of Colchester County Animal Control after it bit two young boys at a home near Economy, N.S. The

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Ontario outlines first 14 municipalities to sell legal cannabis

Your legal marijuana is soon coming to a store near you. The Ontario government announced today just where geographically Canadians will be able to

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Casings found in Marlborough during investigation into reports of gunshots

The Calgary Police Service is investigating reports of afternoon gunshots in the city’s northeast. At approximately 5:30 p.m., officers responded to the 700 block

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Barrie’s Military Heritage Park finally opens

Ten years after being announced, Barrie’s Military Heritage Park has officially opened. The park tells important stories by honouring the sacrifices of Canadian soldiers.

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High-end bartender charged in fatal beating of homeless man with bat

OAKLAND, Calif. — Authorities say a bartender at an upscale Oakland restaurant has been charged in the baseball bat killing of a homeless man

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We Day in Ottawa is fast approaching and what a lineup of guests!

Many new faces and returning international activists and speakers will be on hand including former Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-Moon, Rick Hansen,

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