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B.C. Health Minister Issues Warning for Those Planning on Holding Weekend Events

B.C. Health Minister Issues Warning for Those Planning on Holding Weekend Events

British Columbia’s Health Minister urged those thinking of attending large events where social distancing isn’t possible to re-think their plans, and warned bylaw officers would be out as… Read more »

WE Charity Registers as Lobbyist, Lays off Staff, Looking to Sell Real Estate

WE Charity Registers as Lobbyist, Lays off Staff, Looking to Sell Real Estate

WE Charity registered Thursday as a lobbyist of the federal government — months after it began talks with federal officials about potential programs to help Canadian youths during the COVID-19 pandemic.

A Timeline of the Controversy Around WE, the Liberals and a Student Program

A Timeline of the Controversy Around WE, the Liberals and a Student Program

A timeline of events regarding the Canada Student Service Grant program, based on public documents, events and statements from cabinet ministers, government officials, and WE Charity: March 6, 2020:… Read more »

‘It’s Not Just About Me’: McKenna Cites Need to Protect Politicians From Threats

‘It’s Not Just About Me’: McKenna Cites Need to Protect Politicians From Threats

Infrastructure Minister Catherine McKenna says new measures must be taken to protect Canadian politicians from threatening behaviour. Her comments come after police launched an investigation this week into an… Read more »

Health Canada Says Several Kids Hospitalized After Eating Edible Pot Products

Health Canada Says Several Kids Hospitalized After Eating Edible Pot Products

Health Canada is warning people to do more to keep edible pot products out of the hands of kids. The department says several children wound up in hospital… Read more »

Things to Do

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

A list of music performances live-streamed this weekend. All times mentioned are in ET. Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Weekend Friday, August 14… Read more »

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World for Free This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

Canadian Artists, Writers, Performers Call for National Basic Income

Canadian Artists, Writers, Performers Call for National Basic Income

A group of Canadian artists, writers, technicians and performers is calling on Ottawa to guarantee a basic income for anyone in need. Novellist and screenwriter Emma Donoghue, poet… Read more »

Travel Ideas

50+ Bucket List Ideas for a Summer Staycation in British Columbia

50+ Bucket List Ideas for a Summer Staycation in British Columbia

British Columbia is a mecca for outdoor and adventure lovers, as there is a multitude of activities available, and is well known for activities like hiking, boating,… Read more »

West Coast Circle Road Trip Itinerary: Calgary – Jasper – Vancouver – Tofino – Okanagan – Calgary

West Coast Circle Road Trip Itinerary: Calgary – Jasper – Vancouver – Tofino – Okanagan – Calgary

Whether you are a Canadian traveller or someone visiting our great country from overseas, the province of British Columbia, along with the Rocky Mountains in Alberta, is… Read more »

25 Places to Visit in Canada with Guinness Records

25 Places to Visit in Canada with Guinness Records

The Guinness World Records have been around since 1954 and was created by Sir Hugh Beaver who was the Managing Director of the Guinness Brewery at the… Read more »

Food & Drink

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Make Light-as-Air Funnel Cakes Using Canada’s Wonderland’s Recipe

Are you missing trips to Canada’s Wonderland filled with ‘screamastic‘ rides and yummy treats including their famous funnel cakes? Though there is no real substitute for the… Read more »