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This Canadian spot was named #1 on USA Today’s top 10 best ski towns

The votes have been counted, the results are in, and one ski town is left standing above all the rest — according to a new Readers’ Choice ranking from USA Today, that is. The town of Jasper, Alberta was voted as the top spot in the 2018 Best Ski Towns list, with …

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Up to 90 mm of rain expected in This Canadian Province over the next 24 hours

Expect nothing but wet weather in today’s forecast. Environment Canada has continued Metro Vancouver’s rainfall warning for a third consecutive day. The warning is in effect for the following areas: City of Vancouver – including Burnaby and New Westminster Metro Vancouver – northeast including Coquitlam and Maple Ridge North Shore – including …

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Canada’s Strict New Impaired Driving Laws And Penalties Officially Come Into Effect Tomorrow!

 Nexy week on Dec. 18, new impaired driving penalties will take effect, raising the maximum penalties for most of these offences from five years to 10. It means they will fall under the definition of serious crimes for immigration determination purposes. “The impact of these new penalties on permanent and …

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Toronto named one of the best places in the world to travel in 2019

Toronto was named one of the best places to travel in 2019. Although this sounds familiar, because we were ranked as such before, the recent ranking comes from Travel + Leisure’s 50 Best Places to Travel in 2019 list. According to the coveted travel publication, to come up with their annual list they look …

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City Council to vote on allowing cannabis dispensaries in Toronto today

As a smaller city council heads to meetings today, councillors in Toronto are set to debate whether or not to allow retail pot shops in the city. City staff have recommended that councillors allow cannabis retail stores to operate as a legal alternative, beyond the OCS, for purchasing weed in Toronto. A report …

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CBC reverses decision to ban “Baby It’s Cold Outside” from radio after intense backlash

The CBC’s decision to pull the classic Christmas song “Baby It’s Cold Outside” was met with severe backlash and as a result, they have reversed the decision. Last Tuesday the CBC made the controversial decision to join Rogers Media and Bell Media in pulling the song from Christmas playlists. CBC public …

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Canadians Get Paid Way More Working In The Weed Industry Than The Average Job In Canada

A new report suggests that the recent legalization of cannabis in Canada has made a positive impact on unemployment rates.  According to new data from Statistics Canada, the legalization and growth of the cannabis industry has been a positive impact on the jobs in Canada and has created thousands of …

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Mississauga City Council votes to ban cannabis retail stores

The City of Mississauga is opting out of allowing retail cannabis stores in its municipality. On Wednesday, City Council voted against having dispensaries, and Mayor Bonnie Crombie said it’s because of the unknowns associated with the stores. “Council feels there are still too many unknowns about the retail cannabis model …

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Canada-wide tampon recall issued after injuries reported

Kimberly-Clark has issued a North America-wide voluntary product recall of its U by Kotex Sleek regular absorbency tampons after injuries and illnesses were reported. In a release, Kimberly-Clark says that the regular absorbency tampons, sold throughout the US and Canada, are being recalled for a “quality-related defect that could impact the …

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Canada’s first pizza vending machine flagship is coming to Toronto This Friday

Welcome to the future. Hope you’re hungry. The first automated pizza-oven flagship in Canada is launching in Toronto on Friday. PizzaForno will open for business at the corner of Bay and Cumberland Street, serving patrons 24/7 with made-fresh artisan pizzas, ready in under three minutes. The new flagship spot follows the …

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