Municipal funding takes centre stage at mayors’ meeting

August 19 2019 5:50pm Premier Doug Ford spoke to leaders from municipalities from across Ontario at their annual gathering in Ottawa Monday. He says his government will help with transitional funding in the wake of budget cuts. Travis Dhanraj reports.…

Horwath says Ford taking things from ‘bad to worse’ with municipal funding cuts

August 19 2019 2:08pm Ontario’s NDP Leader Andrea Horwath responded to Doug Ford’s announcement of municipal funding cuts saying he’s taking things from “bad to worse.” ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object”…

Ontario NDP gathers for convention in Hamilton, Horwath to outline party priorities

HAMILTON – Ontario’s New Democrats are gathering this weekend to discuss party priorities and hold a vote of confidence on their leader of ten years. The meeting in Hamilton, the party’s first since becoming the official Opposition last year, will…

Ontario nursery warns millions of seedlings at risk of being destroyed because of government cuts

May 6 2019 6:20pm The CEO of an Ottawa-area nursery says up to three million tree seedlings are at risk of being destroyed because of the Ontario government’s decision to cut the 50 Million Tree program. Travis Dhanraj reports. ‘…

Thousands rally outside Queen’s Park to protest Ontario health care changes

Thousands of people held a rally outside of Queen’s Park on Tuesday in protest of the Ford government’s changes to Ontario’s health-care system. Story continues below The protesters, many of them health-care professionals, were opposed to decisions the PCs have…