Housing, a hospital or both? Councilors in GTA township raise concerns about future of Greenbelt land

Housing, a hospital or both?  Councilors in GTA township raise concerns about future of Greenbelt land

Elected officials in a Greater Toronto Area township worry a possible deal that could see a developer donate Greenbelt land for a new hospital will also lead to unwanted residential development in the same area. As part of its recent proposal to open up sections of protected land for housing, the province is planning to … Read more

Neymar Brazil watch FIFA World Cup

Neymar Brazil watch FIFA World Cup

LUSAIL, Qatar (AP) — Injured star Neymar will be at Lusail Stadium Friday to watch Brazil’s match against Cameroon at the World Cup. It will be the first time Neymar joins his teammates at a match since injuring his right ankle in Brazil’s opener against Serbia last week. Neymar was the only player who stayed … Read more

spectacular stars and spiraling galaxies

spectacular stars and spiraling galaxies

Credit: NASA, ESA, CSA, and STScI clouds and cliffs. One of the most dramatic scenes unveiled in the telescope’s first image release, in July, was this sparkling landscape in the Carina Nebula, about 2,300 parsecs (7,600 light years) from Earth. The orange clouds consist of billowing gas and dust that are being shaped by ionizing … Read more

‘I came into politics so I could continue to be an activist’: Steven Guilbeault on oil, idealism and being branded a traitor | Canada

‘I came into politics so I could continue to be an activist’: Steven Guilbeault on oil, idealism and being branded a traitor |  Canada

HAS young boy in rural Canada learns the forest he loves will be chopped down, so he scales one of the trees and refuses to leave. He fails in his mission – but the destruction resonates deeply. In his adolescence, he studies politics and theology, fascinated by questions of power and moral obligation. As an … Read more

Upcoming Nintendo Switch Games And Accessories For December 2022 And January 2023

Upcoming Nintendo Switch Games And Accessories For December 2022 And January 2023

Picture: Nintendo The turn of the year is never the busiest of times for shiny new releases, but with Nintendo’s next major title just around the corner, there’s still enough on offer if you’re looking to treat yourself. Below, we’ve been busy rounding up our usual selection of games headed to retail over December and … Read more

Feds won’t help provinces for disaster compensation if housing built in flood areas – Canada News

Feds won’t help provinces for disaster compensation if housing built in flood areas – Canada News

Feds won’t help if it floods The Canadian Press – Dec 2, 2022 / 7:00 am | Story: 399500 Photo: RDKB Flooding in Grand Forks in 2018. The federal environment minister is warning that Ottawa will not provide disaster compensation where a province deliberately allows housing to be built in areas prone to flooding. Steven … Read more

‘I came into politics so I could continue to be an activist’: Steven Guilbeault on oil, idealism and being branded a traitor | Canada

‘I came into politics so I could continue to be an activist’: Steven Guilbeault on oil, idealism and being branded a traitor |  Canada

HAS young boy in rural Canada learns the forest he loves will be chopped down, so he scales one of the trees and refuses to leave. He fails in his mission – but the destruction resonates deeply. In his adolescence, he studies politics and theology, fascinated by questions of power and moral obligation. As an … Read more

Stocks slide after stronger-than-expected jobs report

Stocks slide after stronger-than-expected jobs report

US stocks sank Friday morning after stronger-than-expected jobs data had investors recalibrate expectations around when the Federal Reserve will pause its rate-hiking campaign. The Labor Department’s monthly jobs report for November showed payrolls grew by 263,000, higher than estimated, while unemployment held at 3.7%. Bloomberg expected a print of 200,000 for the month. The S&P … Read more