Socialize

RSS Feed
Miscellaneous

Ont. man gets back $100,000 he forgot about stashing in TV he gave away

Liam Casey, THE CANADIAN PRESS Feb 16, 2017 , Last Updated: 2:59 PM ET About 30 years ago an Ontario man stuffed a wad of cash and banking…

Three things we saw while the Raptors were losing to the Pistons

Three things we saw while the Raptors were losing to the Pistons

That was kinda stinky for fans, wasn’t it? A blown 16-point lead at the start of the fourth quarter, a couple of blown defensive assignments on the game-winning…

Featured

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

Canada Goose files for public offering on Toronto, New York stock exchanges

Luxury winter jacket maker Canada Goose has filed for initial public offerings on the Toronto and New York stock exchanges under the symbol “GOOS.” The company said in…

Can’t access U.S. Netflix? New product claims to bust through border blocks

Can’t access U.S. Netflix? New product claims to bust through border blocks

A Canadian-founded company claims it has found a way to bust through Netflix’s border blocks. Its secret weapon — an electronic device called TurboBeacon. After Netflix launched a big crackdown on border hopping early…

TSX nears all-time high, Canadian dollar climbs

The Toronto stock market is again creeping up to its all-time high. The S&P/TSX composite index was up 51.76 points at 15,605.80, after 90 minutes of trading, roughly…

Retirement planning? Mind the age gap

An age difference in your relationship doesn’t just mean your favourite bands are from different decades. As you approach retirement together, that age gap becomes a factor in…

Entertainment

‘Was that airliner meant to be underneath me?’ Harrison Ford involved in airplane incident: reports

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Tuesday it is investigating an incident involving a single-engine private plane that flew over…

Alec Baldwin reprises Trump role as SNL host, but Melissa McCarthy steals the show again

Alec Baldwin reprises Trump role as SNL host, but Melissa McCarthy steals the show again

If there’s anything U.S. President Donald Trump is making great again, it’s Saturday Night Live. The long-running sketch show is currently enjoying…

Great Toronto

1 man dead in fatal shooting near Jane and Finch

A man has died following a shooting in the Jane and Finch area Wednesday night.  Paramedics arrived to find the victim without any vital signs. He was pronounced…

Health

Health charities rebrand in effort to stay relevant, counter cynicism

A major Canadian diabetes charity is the latest to announce a rebranding campaign, as the health charity sector faces pressure to stay relevant amid competition from crowdfunding…

Entertainment

‘La La Land’ has 14 Oscar nominations but isn’t competing for the top SAG award

LOS ANGELES—La La Land may have tied an Oscar record with 14 nominations, set a Golden Globes record with seven wins and won the top prize at…

Sports

Dean Blundell axed in 590 The FAN morning show reboot

Dean Blundell has been cancelled. Again. Wednesday afternoon Sportsnet announced a morning show makeover at its radio station, 590 The FAN, with Greg Brady and Elliott Price…

Real Estate

Indoor insects are the focus of a new documentary

Philip and Cynamin Vettese were bug-eyed when long-time friend, Toronto director and filmmaker Roberto Verdecchia, asked for a favour. Verdecchia wanted to use their century-old, newly renovated,…

Technology

World’s oceans losing oxygen, threatening marine life, study finds

The oxygen content in the world’s oceans has decreased by more than two per cent in the past 50 years and could decrease by seven per cent…

Money

Getting to the Core of Inflation

Available as: PDF Introduction Thank you for the invitation to speak to you today. In October, the Bank of Canada renewed its agreement on the inflation-control target…

Business

It’s time Canada stands with Mexico: Olive

“For the first time since Ronald Reagan assailed the Soviet Union in 1980, an American presidential candidate actively campaigned against another country’s national interests.” –Jorge G. Castaneda,…