Study suggests kids’ television in Canada lacks female representation

TORONTO — A new study suggests female representation is low in Canadian children's television, both onscreen and off. The report from the non-profit Center for...

‘Battle of the Blades’ to return to CBC in the fall

TORONTO — Stars of the hockey and figure-skating worlds are set to lace up once again for a revival of "Battle of the Blades." Producers say...
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École Saint-Joseph (Wawa) annual chess tournament bigger than ever!

École Saint-Joseph (Wawa) welcomed 156 young chess masters on Thursday, April 11, for their sixth annual Franco-Nord-Ouest Chess Tournament. Grade 3 to 12 students...

Ontario scraps ticket resale price cap, increases fines for violating ticket law

TORONTO — Ontario is scrapping part of a law that would have capped ticket resale prices at 50 per cent above the original face value. The...
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Two winning tickets for Saturday night’s $5 million Lotto 649 jackpot

TORONTO — Two winning tickets were sold — one in British Columbia and the other in the Prairies — for the $5 million jackpot...
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Ontario ticket takes Friday night’s $55 million Lotto Max jackpot

TORONTO — There is one winning ticket for the $55 million jackpot in Friday night's Lotto Max jackpot, and it was sold somewhere in...

Celine Dion embarks on world tour in September with numerous Canadian stops

TORONTO — Celine Dion is embarking on a world tour later this year as she prepares to release a new album. The Quebecois superstar revealed...

CBC picks up male sketch comedy series ‘Tallboyz’ for fall 2019

TORONTO — The CBC is getting another sketch comedy series, this time featuring men. The public broadcaster, which already airs the hit female-led sketch series...

Shawn Mendes the big winner at Juno Awards pre-telecast gala

LONDON, Ont. — Shawn Mendes emerged the big winner at Saturday's Juno Awards pre-telecast as the heartthrob picked up four wins across several major categories. The Pickering,...

National Arts Centre spotlights Indigenous and female artists in upcoming season

OTTAWA — The National Arts Centre says its upcoming lineup will give centre stage to female and Indigenous artists. The performing arts institution says programming will highlight women's...