Tentative deal reached between province, Educational Workers’ Alliance of Ontario

A tentative agreement has been reached between the province and the Educational Workers’ Alliance of Ontario (EWAO), Global News has learned. The EWAO is composed of several unions representing approximately 6,000 educational workers. READ MORE: Ontario spending could fall far…

Muslim youth group partners with not-for-profit to launch mobile shelter for Toronto homeless

A national Muslim youth group is launching a “Shelter Bus” campaign to help the homeless in Toronto. The Ahmadiyya Muslim Youth Association, in collaboration with Humanity First, have re-purposed a coach bus with 20 beds, a kitchenette, lounge space and…

Ontario auditor general says green energy cancellation costs deemed reasonable

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 26, 2019 3:31 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ TORONTO – Ontario’s auditor general says she has looked at the government’s $231 million estimate…

NDP ask Ontario auditor general to investigate cost of green energy contract cancellations

November 20 2019 5:59pm The NDPs are asking Ontario’s auditor general to launch an investigation into the cost of the Ford government ripping up green energy contracts. Travis Dhanraj reports. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if(…

NDP asks auditor general to probe green energy contract cancellations in Ontario

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 20, 2019 1:10 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ TORONTO – NDP Leader Andrea Horwath says Ontario’s auditor general should investigate the cancellation of…

NDP blasts Ford government over inaction on lead-laced drinking water in schools, daycares

Ontario NDP Leader Andrea Horwath slammed Premier Doug Ford’s Progressive Conservative government for failing to take action after a massive investigation revealed more than 2,400 schools and daycares in the province exceeded the current federal guideline for lead in drinking…

Jewish group seeks apology after NDP MPP tweets support for Palestinian ‘terrorist leader’

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted November 4, 2019 5:07 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ TORONTO — A Jewish advocacy group is seeking an apology from the Ontario NDP over…

Ontario NDP leader Andrea Horwath stops by London-Fanshawe in support of federal candidate

Provincial NDP leader Andrea Horwath is doing her part to drum up support for federal candidates in London and elsewhere in the region. Alongside local NDP MPPs and other local federal NDP candidates, Andrea Horwath spoke to supporters at London-Fanshawe…