Ontario eliminates Indigenous Culture Fund, cuts millions for the arts

TORONTO — Ontario has eliminated a fund supporting Indigenous culture as the government cuts tens of millions of dollars in arts funding — a decision...
Carol Hughes, MP

Gas price issues go well beyond taxes

Most of us understand that breaking society’s reliance on fossil fuels will be an important part of addressing our environmental challenges.  At the same...

Library services funding cut by half in Ontario budget

TORONTO — The head of one of the province's library services says the Ontario government has cut its funding in half. Southern Ontario Library Service CEO Barbara...

Paint night at École Saint-Joseph (Wawa)

École Saint-Joseph (Wawa) held for Paint Nights at the end of march for kindergarten to grade 8 students and their parents. More than 200...
Maple Syrup Festival

Do you have an incredibly sweet face?

Maple Syrup Festival on St. Joseph Island For 52 years, the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 374 has hosted the Maple Syrup Festival on St. Joseph...
Agawa Canyon Tour Train

Sheehan Pleased to Announce FedNor Investment in Agawa CanyonTour Train

MP Terry Sheehan is pleased to announce that FedNor will invest $150, 000 in the Agawa Tour Train.  This important investment in the world-renowned...
MFM Indigenous Music Mentorship Program

MFM Launches Indigenous Music Mentorship Program

Sudbury, ON – Music in Film in Motion (MFM) is pleased to announce the launch of the Indigenous Music Mentorship Program. This program will...

Lesley Hampton taps into Indigenous heritage for Toronto Fashion Week debut

TORONTO — Emerging designer Lesley Hampton has woven fashion with activism ever since she launched her brand three years ago. That meant runway shows that championed body...

Group of Seven painting worth $200,000 stolen from Toronto home

TORONTO — Police say a Group of Seven painting has been stolen from a Toronto home. Toronto police say the painting is an original piece of...

Applications of retail cannabis licences in Ontario now being accepted

TORONTO — Applications are now being accepted from those looking to enter a lottery to apply for the first 25 retail cannabis licences in...