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Calgary Catholic school students raise $155Gs for Fort McMurray families

Calgary Catholic school students raise $155Gs for Fort McMurray families

Eva Ferguson, Postmedia Jun 16, 2016 , Last Updated: 11:38 PM ET Calgary Catholic school students have raised $ 155,000 for Fort McMurray relief efforts, collecting funds through…

‘Bravely Second: End Layer’ is JRPG bliss

Daniel Barron, Special to Postmedia Network Jun 20, 2016 , Last Updated: 5:28 PM ET A nameless villager in Square Enix’s latest epic JRPG describes the end layer…

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Jimmy Cliff Connection

Jimmy Cliff Connection

Jennifer Edwards was born in England but at age one her family took her on…

1793 Kroy Beer being Launched by Azim Capital

1793 Kroy Beer being Launched by Azim Capital

Located in Southern Ontario on the northwestern shore of Lake Ontario, Toronto is the pulsating…

Paul Tobey: Author, Keynote Speaker & Award Winning Jazz Pianist

Paul Tobey: Author, Keynote Speaker & Award Winning Jazz Pianist

Paul Collins–Tell us about your background. Who you are, where you are from? Paul Tobey- …

PolitiChicks Ann-Marie Murrell Interview

PolitiChicks Ann-Marie Murrell Interview

Toronto News, January 15, 2015 Paul Collins–Tell us about your background. Who you are, where…


Business

Ad seems to hint sex crime victims should just take aspirin — and it won an award

This week, a Brazilian advertising agency won top industry awards in Cannes, France for a Bayer campaign. One promotion featured a balding man. The text directed 38 year…

Ontario urged to boost financial protection for consumers

An expert panel is proposing sweeping changes that would boost consumer protection for borrowers, investors and retirees in Ontario amid rapid changes in the financial services industry. The…

Microsoft pays 49% premium to buy LinkedIn

Microsoft is buying social media networking company LinkedIn for more than $ 26 billion US. In a release Monday, Microsoft announced it would pay $ 196 US for…

More warnings on sky-high housing costs, and pricey produce at the grocery store: BUSINESS WEEK WRAP

More warnings on sky-high housing costs, and pricey produce at the grocery store: BUSINESS WEEK WRAP

[embedded content] Canada’s shrinking auto industry got a big boost from GM this week, with news the automaker is adding more than 700 new jobs at various facilities…

Entertainment

MOCA CEO Chantal Pontbriand severs ties with museum

Chantal Pontbriand, the Montreal native who was appointed director and CEO of Toronto’s Museum of Contemporary Art last fall amid much…

Lawyers for Led Zeppelin members ask judge to dismiss copyright case

Led Zeppelin’s lawyers asked a judge Monday to throw out a case accusing the band’s songwriters of ripping off a riff…

Great Toronto

Boomers have an edge over millennials in happiness, study suggests

Sorry, millennials. Now there’s something else to resent about your baby boom elders: new research suggests they’re happier than you, too. A staggering 74 per cent of…

Health

In-home COPD care improves life, saves money

It takes David John Langdon exactly 33 steps to get from one end of his apartment to the other. The 81-year-old Burlington resident knows this because he…

Entertainment

From The Greatest to The Last Round: Muhammad Ali on screen and in books

From The Greatest to The Last Round: Muhammad Ali on screen and in books

This story has been updated from its original 2007 publication. For decades, Muhammad Ali’s life has been the subject of documentaries, features and books. If you’re looking for more insight…

Sports

Gordie Howe: The humble ‘Mr. Hockey’

One of Harry Neale’s favourite stories about coaching Gordie Howe with the New England Whalers had to do with the team curfew. Neale was 40. Mr. Hockey,…

Real Estate

Cabbagetown heritage home gets new sparkle

On a sunny morning in heritage neighbourhood Cabbagetown, Johnny Pearl is sweeping the walk in front of the home that he and business partner Russ Robertson restored…

Technology

5 hot VR titles from E3

5 hot VR titles from E3

Steve Tilley, Postmedia Network Jun 21, 2016 , Last Updated: 5:49 PM ET With all due respect to old-school Madonna, we’re not living in a material world…

Money

Unlocking fintech’s promise requires collaboration, says Senior Deputy Governor Wilkins

Available as: PDF Technological innovation in financial services could transform the financial system, Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins said today. But realizing the benefits…

Business

It’s ‘tax freedom day’: now start working for yourself

Canadians feeling taxed to the max can at least take comfort in this being tax freedom day. The Fraser Institute picked June 7 this year as the…