Ontario Police Ask Public To 'Romaine Calm' After $45K Lettuce Theft

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.04.2017 | Canada

A truck and refrigerated trailer containing lettuce was stolen.

Hamilton Real Estate Has Finally Made It To The Big Time

YPNextHome | Posted 01.09.2017 | Canada Business

Yes, thanks to insane prices and eroding affordability in Toronto, Hamilton - just 60 kilometres away - has been quietly building a reputation of its own as an up-and-coming real estate market.

Hamilton's Housing Market Set To Be The Hottest In Canada

YPNextHome | Posted 12.09.2016 | Canada Business

That's right, Hamilton, Ont. - or, specifically, the Hamilton-Burlington real estate district - not Vancouver or Toronto. Regional markets in proximity to Canada's highest-price cities continue to experience steady interest from local move-up buyers and buyers who are looking to find a balance between affordability and square footage.

Bold Millennials Are Making Hamilton Canada's Next Great City

Marcello Cabezas | Posted 11.11.2016 | Canada Living
Marcello Cabezas

These are people that believe so strongly in the potential of their city and are doing all they can for the world to understand one thing: "You don't need to leave Hamilton to enjoy the fruits of a growing exciting world. And if you don't live here, please do come and be part of our family to create wonder with us."

NIMBYs Should Say 'Yes' To Development In Their Backyard

YPNextHome | Posted 10.25.2016 | Canada Business

If you're lucky enough to own a small slice of the GTA's pricey property pie, you could find yourself among those vehemently opposed to any new development in their neighbourhood. After all, established Toronto hot spots like The Annex, Bloor West Village and Mount Pleasant are full, right? But here's the problem.

Protester Throws Pumpkin Seeds At Trudeau Over Pipelines

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.22.2016 | Canada Politics

"Keep your promises!''

Guillermo Del Toro Really Loves Hamilton

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 10.19.2016 | Canada Living

"Had the best breakfast at Cannon in Ottawa st, Hamilton."

3 Dead, 2 In Hospital After Ontario House Fire

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 10.02.2016 | Canada

The house was surrounded by police officers, neighbours and reporters.

Canada Must Place More Value On Its Urban Forests

Michael Rosen | Posted 09.26.2016 | Canada Impact
Michael Rosen

Canada is significantly behind other G7 countries in the value we place on urban forests, especially the U.S., where management of urban forests falls under the responsibility of an individual equivalent to a Canadian deputy minister.

3 Dead In Ontario House Fire

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.06.2016 | Canada

Firefighters arrived to find smoke and flames coming from the second story.

Building More Mosques Won't Solve Canada's Islamophobia Problem

Saqib Qureshi | Posted 06.24.2016 | Canada Living
Saqib Qureshi

Tackling Islamophobia or Canadian Muslim unemployment is a problem not just for Canadian Muslims, but for all Canadians. That being said, if Canadian Muslims don't lead the effort to tackle these issues, including educating that same society and state, little will get accomplished.

Actors Of Colour Make Tony Awards History

The Huffington Post Canada | Chloe Tejada | Posted 06.13.2016 | Canada Living

The only time the Tonys got close to this record was in 1982.

This Edition Of Carpool Karaoke Is A Theatre Geek's Dream

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 06.07.2016 | Canada Living

Just try not to sing along.

Trudeau, Lin-Manuel Miranda Geek Out Over Shakespeare

The Huffington Post Canada | Jessica Chin | Posted 04.24.2016 | Canada Politics


'Hamilton' Stopped Me From Throwing Away My Shot

Mike Sholars | Posted 04.13.2017 | Canada Living
Mike Sholars

With today's release of Hamilton: The Revolution, the story of Lin-Manuel Miranda's record-shattering, boundary-breaking and (assumedly) Tony-sweeping musical comes full circle -- from book, to mixtape, to play, to book.

Alberta RCMP Hope To Track Down Owners Of Stolen WWII Letters

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 02.19.2016 | Canada Alberta

Some of the envelopes show addresses in Hamilton, Regina and Craik, Sask.

3 Arrested After String Of Armed Robberies Across GTA

CBC | CBC News | Posted 12.30.2016 | Canada

The suspects allegedly committed four robberies in one night.

The Conservatives Are Betraying Canadian Jobs

John Cartwright | Posted 10.03.2016 | Canada Business
John Cartwright

This will be the first generation of Canadians in our history to be worse off than their parents. That blunt fact is the new reality of our country, where seven per cent of workers are officially jobless (and much more if hidden unemployment is included) and youth unemployment stands at over 13 per cent. And that reality is a direct result of the policies and actions of this Conservative government and the Mulroney government that came before it. Friday's headlines point to the 26,000 auto parts jobs at risk as Harper drives ahead to sign the Trans-Pacific Partnership deal.

10 of Canada's Hottest Neighbourhoods to Call Home

The RentSeeker.ca Team | Posted 09.17.2016 | Canada Living
The RentSeeker.ca Team

Canada has been receiving global attention, not just as a country, but also for its personality, style and popular cities and neighbourhoods for living. Forward-thinking and forward-moving urbanites and millennials looking to score the right balance between architectural beauty, 21st Century artistic and cultural relevance, consumer amenities and urban chic have fantastic options to choose from to call home.

Taking Human Rights Seriously Can Help End Poverty in Canada

Michele Biss | Posted 09.03.2016 | Canada Impact
Michele Biss

It's nowhere to be seen: human rights being used to address poverty in Canada. Human rights are a key tool in poverty reduction work in Canada, placing the most marginalized at the centre of policy -- but in communities across the country, it seems as though governments are not connecting the dots.

How Hamilton's Collective Pursuits Are Creating Canada's Brooklyn

Marcello Cabezas | Posted 08.04.2016 | Canada Business
Marcello Cabezas

In case you haven't heard, you can do anything in Hamilton. We even have a t-shirt to prove it. That place known as "steel town" is no more. Meet Hamilton 2.0. A city that is organically and strategically turning into what some are saying could be Canada's answer to the movement that inspired a modern Brooklyn.

Ontario Man Dies After Dog Attack

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.09.2016 | Canada

An autopsy has revealed the canine assault isn't what killed him.

2015 Juno Awards Set To Rock Hamilton

Vacay.ca | Posted 05.15.2015 | Canada

Blue-collar Hamilton is often derided for its lack of beauty and sophistication, but things are changing fast in southern Ontario's Steel City. One reason to host the Junos is to bring awareness of that shift.

For Too Many in Ontario, Unpolluted Air Is a Luxury

Ecojustice | Posted 04.29.2015 | Canada Impact

People living in industry-heavy areas of cities such as Hamilton, Sarnia, and Windsor bear an unfair burden when it comes to exposure to air contaminants. Many of these substances -- including benzene, sulphur dioxide, nitrogen oxides, polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, and particulate matter -- are known to pose serious threats to human health,

Canada's 10 Creepiest Halloween Places

Vacay.ca | Posted 12.27.2014 | Canada Travel

Sure, you might be the type that laughs at scary movies, but do you really think you're brave enough to handle Canada's most haunted destinations and most frightening events? From zombie infestations to haunted hotel rooms, this country is downright creepy as it rolls out a myriad of ghostly chills in time for Halloween, if you dare.