Lead-tainted water: How to keep homes, schools, daycares and workplaces safe

Health Canada has some of the strongest limits on lead in the world, but they can’t be effective without...

Teachers’ federation votes for work-to-rule strike action

Ontario’s elementary teachers will start a work-to-rule campaign on Tuesday that they say will not affect students.

Opinion: 2020 draft budget too rich for my blood

By: Karen Wolfe I’m thinking the 2020 draft budget brought down by the Town of Georgina on October 23rd...

‘The Social’ cast member Jessica Allen clarifies Cherry comments

TORONTO — A correspondent on the Canadian daytime talk show “The Social” has clarified her hot-button on-air comments...

Ontario trumpets digital health strategy with video visits, online bookings

MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Ontario Health Minister Christine Elliiott says in about two years, patients will be able...

Reaction to Don Cherry marks ‘a divisiveness in Canadian social life,’...

TORONTO — When sociology professor Kristi Allain saw that “Hockey Night in Canada” commentator Don Cherry was...

Ontario starts merging health agencies, fires nine LHIN executives

TORONTO — Ontario is starting to merge the province’s major health agencies such as Cancer Care Ontario...

High school teachers to reveal strike vote results, discuss ‘next steps’

TORONTO — The union representing Ontario’s high school teachers will be releasing the results of their strike...

Ontario’s memorial to veterans of Afghanistan war ready for next Remembrance...

TORONTO — A memorial to honour veterans of the war in Afghanistan that is being built on...

Health Canada ‘actively monitoring’ U.S. vaping illness breakthrough

OTTAWA — Canadian health officials say they are closely monitoring an apparent U.S. breakthrough into the cause...

Metis veterans get long-awaited recognition ahead of Remembrance Day

OTTAWA — A fiddle played the sombre strains of the Last Post and Amazing Grace during a...

Trudeau defends NATO as French president warns of alliance’s ‘brain death’

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is defending NATO after France’s president suggested a lack of U.S....

Holocaust educators, survivors fear lessons of the past fading with new...

TORONTO — Teaching teens about the horrors of the Holocaust is more than just a history lesson...

More Canadians plan to attend Remembrance Day ceremonies this year: poll

TORONTO — A new survey suggests more Canadians are planning to mark Remembrance Day this year, perhaps in a...

Almost half of all First Nations families are ‘food insecure’: 10-year...

OTTAWA — Rates of obesity and diabetes are higher among First Nations adults than in the general...