Ontario $9.8 Million Investment to Connect 34K People to Primary Care Teams in Simcoe, Bruce, and York Regions

Ontario’s Investment in Healthcare Ontario is embarking on a significant endeavor to bolster its healthcare infrastructure. With a focus on connecting residents to primary care teams, the provincial government has allocated over $9.8 million. This investment targets up to 34,000 individuals in Simcoe, Bruce, and York Regions, part of a broader $110 million initiative aiming … Read more

Big News for Drivers: Auto insurance changes expected in Upcoming Ontario budget

In a significant move, Ontario Premier Doug Ford’s government is set to introduce substantial changes to auto insurance, aiming to offer drivers more choices to lower their car insurance premiums. This announcement comes as a central feature of the budget that the government is tabling, indicating a proactive approach to addressing key issues in the … Read more

Ontario College of Family Physicians Announced New Ceo Name Deepy Sur

The Ontario College of Family Physicians (OCFP) recently announced the appointment of Deepy Sur as its new Chief Executive Officer, effective May 21, 2024. Deepy Sur brings a wealth of experience and expertise in advocacy, government relations, and primary care, positioning her well to address the challenges facing the profession today and drive positive change … Read more

Electrifying Public Transportation: Nova Bus and Brampton Transit Partnership

In a significant stride towards a greener tomorrow, Brampton Transit has forged a pioneering partnership with Nova Bus, a leading North American transit bus manufacturer. This groundbreaking collaboration marks a pivotal moment in Brampton’s commitment to sustainable public transportation, with the announcement of the procurement of 10 LFSe+ electric buses from Nova Bus, slated to … Read more

CRA Report: Brampton man sentenced 3 years for falsely claiming over $34M in charitable donations

In a case that has shocked the Canadian financial landscape, a tax preparer from Brampton has been sentenced to three years in prison for his involvement in a massive tax scam. Festus Bayden, a partner in a tax preparation business, was found guilty of claiming over $34 million in fake charitable donations, leading to his … Read more

Brantford Council’s Bold Move to Unleash Taxi Market Competition

City council in Brantford is poised to make significant changes to the local taxi industry, with the aim of creating a more competitive and dynamic market. The proposed changes, which are expected to be approved at the upcoming March 26 meeting, will remove existing restrictions that currently regulate the industry. Background Currently, the city of … Read more

Toronto Based Industrial Bakery Fined $12,000 for Environmental Protection Act violations

An industrial bakery, Tradition Fine Foods Ltd., based in Toronto, faced legal repercussions as it was convicted of Environmental Protection Act violations, resulting in a fine of $12,000 and a victim fine surcharge of $3,000. Violations Unveiled Tradition Fine Foods Ltd. was found guilty of failing to comply with the conditions of a ministry approval, … Read more

Alberta Trucking Company and Director Fined $140,000 for Environmental Violations Nipigon Court

In a recent ruling at Nipigon Court, V Trans Ltd., a prominent trucking company based in Alberta, along with its director Husanpreet Singh, faced hefty fines totaling $140,000 for violating the Environmental Protection Act (EPA). The convictions stem from multiple offenses, including the failure to report a pollutant spill and non-compliance with ministry orders for … Read more

Premier Ford: Ontario allocates $17.6M to Hamilton via Building Faster Fund

Hamilton, a bustling city in Ontario, has garnered attention today as Premier Doug Ford announced a substantial financial injection of $17,587,390. The funds stem from Ontario’s Building Faster Fund, a program initiated to combat the housing supply crisis. Hamilton’s exceptional performance in surpassing its 2023 housing target, with the groundbreaking of 4,142 new housing units, … Read more