Harper announces new, permanent Home Renovation Tax Credit

Harper announces new, permanent Home Renovation Tax Credit

Prime Minister Stephen Harper today announced that a re-elected Conservative government would introduce a new, permanent Home Renovation Tax Credit, creating and supporting well-paying jobs and helping Canadians maintain and increase the value of their homes. “For most Canadians, the family home is their biggest financial investment and the place where they raise their children, […]

Top 5 airline travel tips

Top 5 airline travel tips

It’s peak travel season and Canadian airports from coast to coast are bursting at the seams. Roch Lefebvre, Air Canada Service Director and seasoned traveller, has seen it all and offers five expert tips: 1. Most people bring too much. Check your carry-on and checked baggage allowances, including dimensions, before packing. 2. Most importantly, ensure […]

Planning the ultimate family road trip

Planning the ultimate family road trip

A family road trip can be an exciting, educational and memorable summertime experience. From Victoria to St. John’s, Canada has countless roadside attractions to visit, places to set up camp and sights to see. While road trips can be a lot of fun, not planning in advance could have consequences. “Mapping out a road trip […]

How to get your family through airport security quickly

How to get your family through airport security quickly

July and August are by far the busiest months of the year in Canadian airports with more than 10 million travellers going through security screening. The peak starts in June as schools close for the holidays and continues all the way to Labour Day. If you’re flying with your family this summer, the Canadian Air […]

How to check on your home security remotely for peace of mind

How to check on your home security remotely for peace of mind

Home security today is an interactive experience and it’s now more important than ever to get an instant visual connection to your home and family especially with the onset of the back to school and work routines. According to Patrice De Luca, V.P. of Customer Care for ADT Canada, the latest fully interactive monitored wireless […]

A Lifejacket Only Works if Your Wear It

A Lifejacket Only Works if Your Wear It

Around 100 people die in boating-related accidents every year. For many, wearing a properly sized lifejacket or personal flotation device would have made the difference between life and death. The law requires that all recreational boats have enough Canadian-approved flotation devices of the appropriate size, for everyone on board. You may choose between a lifejacket […]

Stress-free Summer Entertaining Ideas

Stress-free Summer Entertaining Ideas

Warm-weather gatherings are a perfect way to spend time with family and friends. Follow these four simple tips for a perfect, stress-free summer soiree that both you and your guests will enjoy. Pick a theme Start by choosing a theme for your summer celebration. A defined focus will allow you to quickly narrow menu and […]

Trudeau offering real change for the people of Mississauga

Trudeau offering real change for the people of Mississauga

  It’s time to give middle class Canadians a real and fair chance at success, create jobs, and grow our economy, said the Leader of the Liberal Party of Canada, Justin Trudeau, today at the unveiling of the Liberal campaign bus in Mississauga. “After a decade under Harper, Ontario families are struggling to make ends […]

Four Arrested Following a Shooting Incident in Mississauga 

Four Arrested Following a Shooting Incident in Mississauga 

Investigators from the 12 Division Criminal Investigation Bureau have arrested four males in relation to a shooting incident on Duke of York Blvd., Mississauga. On Sunday, August 2, 2015, at approximately 9:20 p.m., an anonymous call was received on 911 for shots fired at a high-rise apartment building on Duke of York Blvd, in Mississauga. […]

PM Modi witnesses the signing of historic peace accord between Government of India and Nationalist Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN)

PM Modi witnesses the signing of historic peace accord between Government of India and Nationalist Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN)

The Government of India and the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (NSCN) successfully concluded the dialogue on Naga political issue, which has existed for six decades, and signed an agreement today in the presence of the Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi. Government’s Interlocutor for Naga Peace Talks, Shri R.N. Ravi, signed the Agreement on […]