Day: October 12, 2021

Burlington schedules virtual public meetings on future development near GO stations – Hamilton

It’s estimated that Burlington will welcome 45,000 to 60,000 new residents over the next three decades. Mayor Marianne Meed Ward says a commitment to maintaining the urban boundary means most of that growth will happen around the city’s three GO transit stations. “It is provincial policy,” Meed Ward says. “But it makes sense to put […]

COVID-19: Southwest health units update Thanksgiving case numbers; London Middlesex reports 6 new cases – London

Jump to: Hospitalizations – Outbreaks – Schools – Vaccinations and testing – Ontario – Elgin and Oxford – Huron and Perth – Sarnia and Lambton The Middlesex-London Health Unit (MLHU) reported six COVID-19 cases on Tuesday. The health unit does not update cases on holidays. Seven new cases and no new deaths were reported from […]

Thanksgiving’s roots in Canada can be found in Indigenous cultures and food, chef says

Edmonton chef Scott Iserhoff hasn’t always felt conflicted about Thanksgiving. Like many Canadians, the holiday meant gathering with family and a turkey feast with trimmings. But as Iserhoff grew older, the founder of an Edmonton-based culinary business focusing on Indigenous food became more aware of the holiday’s history. It became increasingly difficult to ignore the holiday’s colonial undertones: stories of […]

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