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  • Ontario doctor alleged to have killed 4 people around same date in 2021: documents
    on August 19, 2022 at 7:47 pm in Crime, brian nadler, brian nadler charged, Doctor Charged, doctor charged murder, doctor charged ontario, Dr. Brian Nadler, Hawkesbury, Hawkesbury and District General Hospital., Ontario Doctor Charged

    Dr. Brian Nadler was initially charged with first-degree murder last year in the death of 89-year-old Albert Poidinger at the Hawkesbury and District General Hospital.

  • Seniors, advocates, slam new law that could force patients to long term care homes
    on August 19, 2022 at 5:05 pm in Canada, Health, Doug Ford, doug ford ltc, Ford government, long term care Ontario, Long-term Care, LTC, Ontario, Ontario Long-Term Care, Ontario LTC

    Seniors advocate Patricia Spindel, 74, says she lives in fear of being sent to a hospital and then off to a home far from her family.

  • Ontario considers new ways to fund $10-a-day child care in bid to boost uptake
    on August 19, 2022 at 4:52 pm in Canada, Child Care, Childcare, Ford government, Ontario, Ontario child care, Ontario Childcare, Ontario childcare program, Ontario government

    Ontario is considering new ways to fund the national $10-a-day child-care program in the province as it seeks to address operator concerns in an ongoing bid to increase uptake.

  • Niagara police officer, known for 2018 assault case, faces charges in road rage probe
    by Don Mitchell on August 19, 2022 at 3:35 pm in Crime, blue on blue shooting, Halton Regional Police, nathan parker, nathan parker trial, Niagara, niagara officer assaulted, niagara officer shot, niagara police officer in road rage incidednt, Niagara Regional Police, NRPS, Pelham, Road Rage, St. Catharines

    Const. Nathan Parker, who faced several assault charges in a 2018 case involving another police officer, was charged in July 2022 traffic incident in St. Catharines.

  • Ontario municipal candidate nominations close ahead of fall elections
    on August 19, 2022 at 10:40 am in Politics, 2022 Ontario Municipal election, 2022 Ontario municipal elections, Ontario, Ontario municipal election, Ontario municipal elections, Ontario municipal elections deadline, politics

    The registration deadline for those seeking to run in Ontario’s fall municipal elections has passed.

  • Springer leads Blue Jays against the Yankees following 5-hit game
    on August 19, 2022 at 7:05 am in Sports, Baseball, Blue Jays, Blue Jays baseball, MLB, Toronto Blue Jays

    Toronto Blue Jays (63-54, third in the AL East) vs. New York Yankees (73-46, first in the AL East)

  • Springer, Guerrero lead Jays to 9-2 rout of slumping Yanks
    on August 19, 2022 at 3:48 am in Sports, Baseball, Blue Jays, Blue Jays baseball, MLB, Toronto Blue Jays

    NEW YORK (AP) — George Springer went 5-for-5, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run second inning off Frankie Montas, and the Toronto Blue Jays routed the slumping New York Yankees 9-2 on Thursday night.

  • Springer, Guerrero lead Jays to 9-2 rout of Yanks
    on August 19, 2022 at 2:54 am in Sports, Baseball, Blue Jays, Blue Jays baseball, MLB, Toronto Blue Jays

    NEW YORK (AP) — George Springer went 5-for-5, Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit a three-run homer to cap a five-run second inning off Frankie Montas, and the Toronto Blue Jays routed the slumping New York Yankees 9-2 on Thursday night.

  • Group with suspected ties to ‘Freedom Convoy’ faces eviction from Ottawa church
    on August 18, 2022 at 7:52 pm in Canada, Politics, Freedom Convoy, freedom convoy church, freedom convoy eviction, Ottawa Convoy, ottawa convoy church, ottawa convoy eviction, st brigids church

    Neighbours have protested the group’s presence in the community, seeing it as an opportunity for convoy supporters to set up a permanent outpost in Ottawa.

  • OPP discriminated against migrant workers in 2013 sexual assault investigation: HRTO
    on August 18, 2022 at 7:43 pm in Canada, Crime, HTRO, Human Rights Tribunal Ontario, Migrant Workers, Ontario human rights tribunal, Ontario Migrant Workers, Ontario Provincial Police, OPP, opp discrimination

    The HRTO has found provincial police discriminated against migrant workers based on their race when they conducted a DNA sweep as part of a 2013 sexual assault investigation.