child care

Ontario reverses cut to Transition Child Benefit while it conducts review

TORONTO — Ontario is reversing funding cuts to a child benefit program that helps low-income families and refugee claimants. A spokeswoman for the province's social services minister...

North American markets fall for third consecutive day amid recession fears

TORONTO — Markets in Canada and the U.S. continued their downward slump in mid-morning trading as fears of an economic slowdown grew. The S&P/TSX composite index...

Bitcoin miner Hut 8 is first to gain listing on TSX through Sandbox program

TORONTO — Canadian bitcoin miner Hut 8 Mining Corp. says it will be the first cryptocurrency-focused company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange thanks...

North American stock markets tumble lower, loonie falls against U.S. dollar

TORONTO — The heavyweight industrial, financial and energy sectors led Canada's main stock index to a triple-digit decline in late-morning trading, while U.S. stock...

Stocks down in Toronto on broad weakness, U.S. stock markets also lower

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index posted a triple-digit decline in late-morning trading due to broad-based weakness on the Toronto Stock Exchange. The S&P/TSX composite...
Northern Ontario Map

Northern Ontario: What should we do?

What are the opportunities and challenges that face Northern Ontario communities today, and in the next 10, 15, 20 years? Charles Cirtwill, President and...
Sault Ste. Marie Civic Centre

Budget 2020 Town Hall set for Thursday

Ahead of the 2020 municipal budget, the City of Sault Ste. Marie is hoping to engage with residents regarding municipal operations. The public is...

Materials sector weighs on stocks in Toronto; U.S. stock markets up

TORONTO — Weakness in the materials sector weighed on stocks in Toronto in late-morning trading as Canada's main stock index moved lower, while U.S....

Materials sector weighs on Toronto stock market, U.S. stock markets mixed

TORONTO — Canada's main stock index fell in late-morning trading as losses in the materials sector, including the big names in the mining sector,...
deficit

Liberal government runs $1.6B deficit four months into ’19-20 on higher spending

OTTAWA — Preliminary numbers show the federal government posted a deficit of $1.6 billion over the first four months of the current fiscal year...

STAY CONNECTED

7,053FansLike
1,983FollowersFollow
665SubscribersSubscribe