Cornwall - Mar. 2, 2015: MPP Jim McDonell rose during Question Period today to demand the Premier fire her Deputy Chief of Staff Patricia Sorbara and Sudbury Police Services Board Chair Gerry Lougheed Jr over allegations of bribery during the Sudbury by-election.
MPP McDonell and his Caucus colleagues launched a petition for the Premier to show integrity and dismiss the two operatives involved in the scandal. FULL STORY
Oshawa - Mar. 1, 2015: Earlier this evening, some highly questionable claims about membership sales circulated throughout media and social media. These claims are so erroneous that it would be unfair to all Progressive Conservative members to allow them to spread unchecked. Christine Elliott sent out the following statement on the issue. FULL STORY
Windsor - Feb. 23, 2015: The Windsor Police Service is posting on social media, looking for the public's assistance to help them find a missing female. They have posted the following on both Facebook and Twitter:
Missing female white, 65yrs, blonde hair driving a silver Subaru Impreza. Contact Windsor Police 519-258-6111 if you have information. FULL STORY
Toronto - Feb. 21, 2015: A fundraiser to help cover the costs of the Elijah Marsh funeral has exceeded expectations. The target was initially $20,000 and as of 8:15 this morning a total of $143,756 had been raised. The initiative is hosted on Tilt.com and is being spearheaded by Justin Kozuch (@jkozuch on Twitter). Last evening, Kozuch tweeted that he would work with the Toronto Police Service and Victim Services Toronto to ensure funds are delivered as respectfully as possible. FULL STORY
Cornwall - Feb. 20, 2015: Elections Ontario CEO Greg Essensa’s report concluded that the Premier’s Deputy Chief of Staff, Patricia Sorbara, and provincial appointee to the Greater Sudbury Police Services Board, Gerry Lougheed Jr, apparently violated the Elections Act by offering a job or appointment to Andrew Olivier if he would withdraw from becoming a candidate for the recent Sudbury by-election. FULL STORY
Toronto - Feb. 9, 2015: All LCBO stores will be closed on Monday, February 16 for Family Day, a statutory holiday under the Retail Business and Holidays Act.
Some LCBO agency stores will observe their normal hours of business on February 16, if they have approval to open from their local municipality. Agency stores are locally-owned retailers that contract with LCBO to sell beverage alcohol, along with other products, in communities that are too small to support LCBO stores. FULL STORY
Windsor - Feb. 7, 2015: Today we were notified one patient on our 6North unit at our Met campus was confirmed positive for Influenza A. The patient was showing symptoms a couple days ago and we were waiting for test results to be returned. FULL STORY
Windsor - Feb. 2, 2015: All schools in Windsor-Essex are closed today and no school buses are running. The Greater Essex County District School Board and the Windsor-Essex Catholic District School Board say all schools and board offices are shut down because of the weather. FULL STORY
Minneapolis - Jan. 15, 2015: Today Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) (the "Company") announces that it plans to discontinue operating stores in Canada through its indirect wholly-owned subsidiary, Target Canada Co. ("Target Canada"). As a part of that process, this morning Target Canada filed an application for protection under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act (the "CCAA") with the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Commercial List) in Toronto (the "Court"). FULL STORY
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