Category Archives: News

Ryerson University is the latest to welcome life-saving naloxone kits News, Politics

By: Joseph Amodio Ryerson University has become the latest institution to turn to Naloxone as a life saving tool to reverse the effect of fentanyl overdoses. The university announced on Wednesday they would make the kits accessible to students who work for Ryerson’s Equity Service Centres. Corey Scott, Ryerson’s equity and campaign organizer, said the

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Kidnapped Canadian-American family rescued from Taliban after 5 years International, News

A Canadian family kidnapped by Afghan terrorists have finally been released after five long years in captivity.

Joshua Boyle, his American wife Caitlan Coleman and their three children were retrieved from “terrorist custody” Wednesday in an intelligence operation executed by Pakistani troops and the U.S. military.

Scalper bot legislation tabled in Ontario News, Politics

By: Julie Arounlasy Ontario announced new ticket sale legislation Thursday that would ban scalper bots and enforce new rules on reselling tickets. The issue with scalper bots came to the attention of the Ontario government after The Tragically Hip’s farewell tour last year was nearly bought out by scalpers. Scalper bots use a software program to buy a

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Park Lawn Preschool sets unprecedented pick-up penalties Business, Lifestyle, News

By: Joe Amodio Parents who pick their child up late from Park Lawn Preschool will notice their wallets feeling slightly lighter. The child care centre announced Wednesday that parents would be paying fees up to $300 per child and receive a call from Children’s Aid Society if they are over an hour late for pick-up.

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