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An even spookier experience awaits you this year at Saunders Farm

An even spookier experience awaits you this year at Saunders Farm

ABOVE: The Coven is one of five immersive experiences at Saunders' Fright Fest that will scare you to death. By Grace McGrenere As the leaves begin to change colours and the nights get a little colder, regulars and newcomers can look forward to another year of pumpkin picking and spooky [...]

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China’s Economic Development Will Inject New Vitality into Global Economic Recovery

China’s Economic Development Will Inject New Vitality into Global Economic Recovery

ABOVE: Shanghai's Yangshan deep-water port at nightfall. (PHOTO: Chuyu, iStock) By Cong Peiwu, Chinese Ambassador to Canada Those who are familiar with China might know that the Shanghai Port is one of the largest ports worldwide, with an annual container throughput of over 47 million Twenty-foot [...]

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Women worldwide are hitting the streets for the Fancy Women Bike Ride!

Women worldwide are hitting the streets for the Fancy Women Bike Ride!

Women of the world will pedal on Sunday It is time for the "Fancy Women's Cycling Tour". The tour is organized to make women more visible in society, to allow them to represent themselves, and to reinforce the demand for safe bicycle infrastructure. Women will pedal simultaneously in [...]

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How Earth’s Tiniest Vegetable Inspired Journey to Big Business

How Earth’s Tiniest Vegetable Inspired Journey to Big Business

ABOVE: David Hunter, CEO & Founder of Karen Phytoplankton By David Hunter, Founder & CEO of Karen Phytoplankton When I first tried phytoplankton over seventeen years ago, I had no idea the incredible journey it would take me on. After founding Karen Phytoplankton, I partnered with a scientist [...]

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Stopping a real estate crash requires immediate action from the Canadian government

Stopping a real estate crash requires immediate action from the Canadian government

by Alex Haditaghi Fueled by the media and propagated by misinformed economist pundits, public anxieties about the real estate market will become a self-fulfilling prophecy if the government doesn’t act with urgency to protect Canadians’ largest asset class and prevent a real estate crash. [...]

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The other Karsh picture.

The other Karsh picture.

ABOVE: Norman Levine’s portrait, taken at night by Karsh's "touch-up" assistant. (RIGHT) The famous Winston Churchill portrait by Yousuf Karsh. By John Delacourt The Chateau Laurier’s manager Genevieve Dumas called it “a brazen act.” Somebody managed to [...]

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The One-China Principle brooks no challenge

The One-China Principle brooks no challenge

By Cong Peiwu, China’s Ambassador to Canada Recently, the international community, including Canada, has paid close attention to the Speaker of the US House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi's visit to China’s Taiwan region, in disregard of China's strong opposition. This is a serious [...]

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Diversity at any cost: Canada’s Defence Leaders misunderstand the ‘problem’ of tradition

Diversity at any cost: Canada’s Defence Leaders misunderstand the ‘problem’ of tradition

By Ian Holloway, P.C., C.D., Q.C., Ph.D. SARTORIAL CHANGE is in the air again in the Canadian Armed Forces. On Nov. 1 last year, the Acting Chief of Military Personnel, Major-General M.H.L. Bourgon, issued a message on “diversity, inclusion and culture change.” It was a lengthy announcement, [...]

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Terrorism has no nationality, ethnicity nor religion. FETO threatens humanity as a whole.

Terrorism has no nationality, ethnicity nor religion. FETO threatens humanity as a whole.

by Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Türkiye On the evening of July 15, 2016, the Fethullahist Terrorist Organization (FETO) launched a bloody coup attempt against the people and the government of my country. Their aim was to establish a radical, fundamentalist regime [...]

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ACORN gives a voice to low-income Ottawa residents facing renoviction

ACORN gives a voice to low-income Ottawa residents facing renoviction

by Reuel S. Amdur What is municipal politics all about? It is about who makes how much off of what piece of property, according to one acerbic observer. In Ottawa, one organization works hard to keep that from being the case, ACORN—Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now. ACORN [...]

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