Staying in Canada but travelling to a different province this summer? Then, yes, you need travel insurance

Staying in Canada but travelling to a different province this summer? Then, yes, you need travel insurance

Once COVID-19 hit full force this spring, Toronto residents Michael Schneider and his wife, Debra, cancelled their plans to see their grandchildren in Calgary and Atlanta, Ga. While the Canada-U.S. border is still closed to non-essential travel, the Schneiders were able to reschedule their Calgary visit for late July. Along with their airline tickets, they […]

Coronavirus preparation is quite different for those at the top

Coronavirus preparation is quite different for those at the top

The new coronavirus knows no national borders or social boundaries. That doesn’t mean that social boundaries don’t exist. “En route to Paris,” Gwyneth Paltrow wrote on Instagram last week, beneath a shot of herself on an airplane heading to Paris Fashion Week and wearing a black face mask. “I’ve already been in this movie,” she […]

Why oilsands emissions look so different in federal and provincial reports

Why oilsands emissions look so different in federal and provincial reports

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney told an American audience earlier this month that greenhouse gas emissions from the province’s oilsands total around 67 or 68 megatonnes per year, “right now.” That prompted some confusion, as it differs from numbers compiled by the federal government.  The Globe and Mail was the first to publicly point out a […]

Real estate listing contract and service agreement different: Ask Joe

Real estate listing contract and service agreement different: Ask Joe

I think I’ve found the right salesperson to sell my home. What’s the next step in the process? That’s good news. Ideally, you have discussed your service expectations and checked your salesperson on RECO’s free online registrant directory to confirm that they are in good standing. The next step is to sign a listing agreement […]

Juiced baseballs? They have a different feel to World Series pitchers

Juiced baseballs? They have a different feel to World Series pitchers

By Ronald BlumThe Associated Press Sun., Oct. 29, 2017 HOUSTON—Justin Verlander is convinced: Baseballs are slicker. Rich Hill isn’t so sure. With home runs soaring to record levels during the regular season and the World Series, juiced balls are on pitchers’ minds. “The main complaint is that the balls seem a little bit different in […]