Canadians will go to the polls on Oct. 21.- The federal election campaign is officially a go., Stan Popa, 9/12/2019
The 2019 Canadian federal election (formally the 43rd Canadian general election) is scheduled to take place on October 21, 2019. Parliament was dissolved by Governor General Julie Payette on September...
Bianca Andreescu makes Canadian history in sport, Press Canada, 9/6/2019
The young woman from Mississauga, Ont., made history on Thursday by becoming the first-ever Canadian to reach the U.S. Open final, setting her up for a showdown with Williams. Andreescu could win the ...
Labour Day in Canada, Anne S.V., 9/2/2019
Labour Day in Canada is celebrated on the first Monday of September. It originally gave workers the chance to campaign for better working conditions or pay. The day is now part of a long weekend for m...
Conservatives unveil campaign slogan, new television ad, Cory Hann, 8/26/2019
It’s time for you to get ahead.
August 26, 2019
For immediate release
Ottawa, ON – Today, the Conservative Party of Canada released new television ads in both official languages featuring its...
Carpe Diem, and all. , Alexa Whitewolf,, 8/23/2019
On the heels of the last issue’s piece I wrote, this time around I wanted to continue on the theme of culture. Living in Canada, a multicultural country, is a gift, there is no doubt about it. Opportu...
Nuit Blanche Toronto unveils 2019 program, Michele Simpson, 8/14/2019
TORONTO, Aug. 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The 14th annual Nuit Blanche Toronto will fill the city's streets with nearly 90 contemporary art projects created by more than 300 local, national and international art...
Ontario teen Bianca Andreescu to face Serena Williams in Rogers Cup final, The Canadian Press, 8/11/2019
For the first time in forty years, a Canadian woman has made it to the semi-finals of the Rogers Cup Tennis Tournament. Bianca Andreescu is becoming a household name and is on her way to becoming Can...
Toronto ranked 13th best city in the world for work-life balance, Sandra P., 8/7/2019
The average Toronto office employee gets to work around 9:13 a.m., spends just over 40 hours on the job per week, takes 15 paid vacation days per year and spends roughly 80 minutes of every day commut...
August 2019 - What's Happening on the Bloor St. Culture Corridor Toronto, Sandra P., 8/1/2019
Soak in the rest of your summer season by spending some time on the Bloor St. Culture Corridor! It's only one more month until the kids go back to school, so take advantage with multiple events, inclu...
Toronto events next , Sandra P., 7/19/2019
Beaches International Jazz Festival
Jul. 5 – 28
2019 Toronto Triathlon Festival
Fri., Jul. 19 – Sun., Jul. 21 Today
Toronto Pizza Fest
Fri., Jul. 19 – Sun.,...
Event at Parlamnet Hill - Celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Eastern Partnership and the 5th anniversary of the Association Agreements between the European Union, Alexa Whitewolf, 7/17/2019
A few weeks ago, I was lucky enough to be invited to an event at Parliament. In the East Block Courtyard, I joined other Eastern Europeans as we attended an event by the Romanian embassy to celebrate ...
The 17 th European Union-Canada Summit , Diodora Bucur, 7/10/2019
The 17th European Union-Canada Summit will take place on 17-18 July in Montreal. European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will represent the Europea...
Statement of the Honourable Ahmed Hussen in celebration of Canada Day, Mathieu Genest , 7/1/2019
Ottawa, July 1, 2019—The Honourable Ahmed Hussen, Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, issued the following statement:
“Happy Canada Day!
Across the country today, people from all wa...
Things to do in Toronto on the Canada Day long weekend, Sandra P., 6/27/2019
The Canada Day long weekend in Toronto for 2019 offers plenty of things to do, see, eat and drink over the next three (very hot) days. Food and music festivals are part of the fun while the tall ships...
Get Ready Before the Storm, Debbi Mayster On Behalf of OPEI, 6/24/2019
What can I do now to minimize damage?
Trim branches. Clear debris. Put away lawn furniture and toys.
Do I have the outdoor power equipment I will need after the storm?
Decide what you need. R...
The Hon. Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives, issues statement to mark World Refugee Day , Julie Pham, 6/20/2019
JUNE 20, 2019
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
OTTAWA, ON – The Hon. Andrew Scheer, Leader of Canada’s Conservatives, issues statement to mark World Refugee Day:
“Today on World Refugee Day we call to m...
A New Canada Day Around the Corner…, Alexa Whitewolf, 6/18/2019
Canada Day is right around the corner, and with it comes a chance for the entire country to get together and celebrate what makes Canada, well, Canada.
This year, more than most, there will be a tin...
Canada and EU collaborate on superclusters, Bucur Diodora, 6/10/2019
Canada’s five superclusters meet with European Union delegation at Humber College
June 6, 2019 – Toronto, Ontario – Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada
The Canada-EU Comprehensi...
An immigrant’s perspective on the dangers of Internet – Part 2 , Alexa Whitewolf, 5/28/2019
In the last issue, I wrote about my experience with internet as a young immigrant, and promised to follow up in this one on the dangers of internet to immigrants unware of the potential.