After criticism, European developer submits new Ontario Place design with more parkland

After criticism, European developer submits new Ontario Place design with more parkland

The European company set to build a spa and waterpark complex at Ontario Place says it has enlarged the planned parkland that would surround its facility.Therm Group The European company chosen to build a spa and waterpark at Ontario Place says it has listened to local concerns and enlarged the proposed parkland that would surround … Read more

Canada’s top five federal contaminated sites to cost taxpayers $4.38-billion to clean up

Canada’s top five federal contaminated sites to cost taxpayers .38-billion to clean up

Remediation of the Giant Mine, one of the most contaminated sites in Canada, is expected to be the most expensive federal environmental cleanup.ANGELA GZOWSKI/The Canadian Press With a cost estimate of $4.38-billion, remediation of the Giant Mine, one of the most contaminated sites in Canada, is also expected to be the most expensive federal environmental … Read more

24 Sussex Drive – PM’s official residence – is being closed

24 Sussex Drive – PM’s official residence – is being closed

A gardener works on the grounds at the Prime Minister’s residence at 24 Sussex Drive in Ottawa. The building is to be cleared out and closed due to the declining state of the property.Tom Hanson/The Canadian Press The prime minister’s official residence, 24 Sussex Drive, is to be cleared out and closed because of the … Read more

Burial site with 445 bodies outside Izyum shows evidence of war crimes, Ukraine says

Burial site with 445 bodies outside Izyum shows evidence of war crimes, Ukraine says

Most of the graves outside Izyum, which could represent the largest mass burial in Europe since the Balkan wars of the 1990s, were marked only with a simple cross and a number.Anton Skyba/The Globe and Mail In a dense pine forest on the edge of this recently liberated city, a simple wooden cross lay on … Read more

Candlelight vigil held for six young people killed in Barrie, Ont., crash

Candlelight vigil held for six young people killed in Barrie, Ont., crash

A memorial is shown near the scene of a fatal crash in Barrie, Ont., Monday, Aug.29, 2022. Police in Barrie, Ont., continue to investigate a crash that left six young people dead over the weekend. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Jordan OmsteadJordan Omstead/The Canadian Press Hundreds of tearful mourners are offering tributes and remembering six young lives cut … Read more

Astronomers Found a Crater From The Mystery Rocket That Smashed Into The Moon

Astronomers Found a Crater From The Mystery Rocket That Smashed Into The Moon

The Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter (LRO) – NASA’s eye-in-the-sky in orbit around the Moon – has found the crash site of the mystery rocket booster that slammed into the far side of the Moon back on 4 March 2022. The LRO images, taken May 25th, revealed not just a single crater, but a double crater formed … Read more

Russians leave Chernobyl, accuses Ukraine of striking Russian oil depot

Russians leave Chernobyl, accuses Ukraine of striking Russian oil depot

Ukrainian soldiers carry a body of a civilian killed by the Russian forces over the destroyed bridge in Irpin close to Kyiv, Ukraine, on March 31, 2022.Efrem Lukatsky/The Associated Press Russian troops left the heavily contaminated Chernobyl nuclear site early Friday after returning control to the Ukrainians, authorities said, as residents in parts of eastern … Read more