When Selling In A Hot Neighbourhood Can Mean Trouble

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Business

Listing your home in an up-and-coming area can sometimes work against you.

Destination Living Is The Latest Real Estate Trend

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Business

"People want a place where they can rest, a haven away from the busy world."

Your Home Has Untapped Value. Here's How To Cash In.

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.31.2016 | Canada Business

Go beyond the brick and mortar if you're looking to sell your home faster.

Ontario Teen Calls 911 Saying She Was Forced To Go On Vacation

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 08.22.2016 | Canada

A 15-year-old girl called the emergency line last Tuesday while at a rental cottage in Trent Hills, near Belleville.

Convicted Murderer Identified As Man Killed In Ontario Home Explosion

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.02.2016 | Canada

Police identified the man on Friday.

Second Body Found In Rubble Of Ontario House That Exploded

CP | Madeline Smith, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2016 | Canada

A woman was found dead at the scene days ago.

Deadly Ontario House Explosion Leaves 'Large Debris Field'

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.29.2016 | Canada

It's unclear why the house exploded.

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.

The Moms Behind The Business Of Mother's Day

Christian Borys | Posted 05.06.2016 | Canada Living
Christian Borys

The thing I realized when I delivered flowers for my mom years ago during Mother's Day is that at the end of the day, your Mom is just happy that you remembered. The smile on every woman's face when she answered the door and I stood there holding a pile of freshly cut flowers was truly heartwarming. Mom's love us so much, and unconditionally, and ask for so little in return.

Player's Homophobic Slur Isn't The Only Blackhawks Offence

Brad Gallant | Posted 04.27.2016 | Canada
Brad Gallant

What Chris Hine, a gay sportswriter for the Chicago Tribune, fails to realize is that he is horrified by a slur against his sexual orientation while celebrating and profiting from a slur against another ethnic group. Like the NHL, he has said that all slurs are unacceptable in public life, except for those against native Americans.

Obama Bungles Canadian City Name 3 Times In 10 Seconds

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 03.12.2016 | Canada Politics

“This is always tough.”

North Korea Sentences Canadian Pastor To Life In Prison

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.16.2015 | Canada

Relatives said he's been there more than 100 times.

Ontario Mayor Approves Contentious Mosque Plan

CBC | Posted 09.22.2016 | Canada Politics

After hours of emotional debate that at one point had the mayor accusing one man of "hate-mongering," a Mississauga planning committee approved a ...

L.A. Froyo Fave Pinkberry Opens First Ontario Location

Tiffany Leigh | Posted 09.13.2016 | Canada Living
Tiffany Leigh

They recently swirled into Eastern Canada with a grand opening at Square One Mall in Mississauga. I was present for the star-studded opening and ribbon cutting ceremony which included Former Mayor Hazel McCallion and current Mayor Bonnie Crombie. Even fashion maven Jeanne Becker made an appearance, who asserted herself to be a "Pinkberry virgin."

Mississauga Won't Support Toronto's Potential Olympic Bid

CBC | Posted 09.10.2016 | Canada Politics

The city of Mississauga won't support Toronto's potential Olympic bid, its council decided Thursday. Mayor Bonnie Crombie and her council voted agai...

Police Identify Suspect In Abduction, Gang Sex Assault

CBC | Posted 07.07.2016 | Canada

Two Toronto men are wanted by police in connection to an abduction and gang sexual assault that occurred on Monday in Mississauga. The incident hap...

Let's Reinvest in the Middle Class

Hon. Navdeep Bains | Posted 05.22.2016 | Canada Business
Hon. Navdeep Bains

Putting more money in the pockets of middle class Canadians is the key to driving a more sustainable and successful economy. Not only is it a good idea but it's also fair and the right thing to do. What could be more Canadian than that?

Ontario City To Scrap Lord's Prayer From Council Meetings

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.15.2016 | Canada Politics

Council recently passed a motion to stop opening meetings with the prayer and has decided to observe 30 seconds of silence instead.

Fare Integration on Public Transit Can Help Fight Gridlock in Urban Canada

Murtaza Haider | Posted 05.13.2016 | Canada Business
Murtaza Haider

Canadian cities have enjoyed a steady population growth rate, which is significantly higher in suburban municipalities than that in central or urban municipalities. Smart fare integration across transit operators and jurisdictions will help grow transit ridership and improve accessibility and equity in metropolitan areas

Canadian Governments Have Failed to Slay the Real Deficit We Face

Jonathan Crombie | Posted 06.23.2015 | Canada Politics
Jonathan Crombie

Thanks to former Prime Minister Paul Martin, I think we've all been conditioned to think that balanced budgets are very good things. But not all deficits are bad. It is prudent or even smart to slash and scrap into a surplus like Stephen Harper has done. Especially considering that Canada's infrastructure deficit is estimated at nearly $400 billion -- and growing.

Ontario Needs to Prioritize Its Transit Spending

Murtaza Haider | Posted 06.21.2015 | Canada Politics
Murtaza Haider

Ontario announced $1.6 billion funding for the Hurontario LRT. Given the unmet transit demand in the City of Toronto, it is odd that the transit billions are being targeted at the suburban 905-ers. If ridership should be the primary consideration for prioritizing transit investments in Ontario, how does Hurontario LRT fare?

WATCH: 19 Sure-Fire Signs You Grew Up In Mississauga

Huffington Post Canada | Alanna Cardona | Posted 04.10.2015 | Canada Living

It wasn’t always easy growing up in Mississauga — especially with Toronto towering over us with their fancy streetcars and non-paper transit token...

A Wedding Crashers Roadmap to Banquet Halls in The 'Burbs

Yelp Canada | Posted 06.05.2015 | Canada Living
Yelp Canada

The warm rays of summer are almost upon us and we have something very serious to discuss with you:It's wedding season! But whether you're planning one, attending one, or maybe even crashing one, here's an ironclad roadmap of some of the most noteworthy venues along your 400 series wedding travels.

5 Reasons Why You Should Buy Someone Flowers This Spring

Simone Katerine | Posted 06.03.2015 | Canada Living
Simone Katerine

Flowers are one of the easiest and most cost-effective ways to add just a little bit of beauty and romance into our lives. Whether you're buying them for yourself or someone else, I'm of the school of thought that we should all send and receive more flowers in general.

Police Watchdog Investigating Mississauga Shooting

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 05.21.2015 | Canada

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. - Ontario's police watchdog says a 30-year-old man is dead and two Peel Regional Police officers and another civilian were wounded a...