Provincial

Board losing millions in funding; Director of education says ‘change is upon us’

Board losing millions in funding; Director of education says ‘change is upon us’

The widespread cuts to education by the PC government will mean millions of dollars will be lost to the Trillium… Continue reading “Board losing millions in funding; Director of education says ‘change is upon us’”

MPP says $1 billion will be invested in community housing

The Ontario government will provide “more than $1 billion dollars in 2019-20 to help sustain, repair and grow community housing… Continue reading “MPP says $1 billion will be invested in community housing”

Blame Wynne for some of the doctor shortages that Kawartha Lakes facing

Kawartha Lakes Health Coalition concerned about Bill 74

With over 100 residents who came to the Bill 74 Town Meeting on March 27, the Kawartha Lakes Health Coalition… Continue reading “Kawartha Lakes Health Coalition concerned about Bill 74”

Highway 35 restoration project announced by Province

Today MPP Laurie Scott announced the Ontario government is investing in Highway 35 restoration projects to improve road safety in… Continue reading “Highway 35 restoration project announced by Province”

$200 million class action filed over basic income

The Advocate has learned that the four participants in the province’s basic income pilot project are seeking $200 million in general… Continue reading “$200 million class action filed over basic income”

Class action lawsuit filed, seeking justice for basic income recipients

As expected, four people from Lindsay who had been receiving payments through the Ontario Basic Income Pilot have launched a… Continue reading “Class action lawsuit filed, seeking justice for basic income recipients”

Trevor’s Take: Whither the Progressive Conservative?

Growing up, Leslie Frost was a hero to me. In our cupboard at home we had some Pyrex flatware —… Continue reading “Trevor’s Take: Whither the Progressive Conservative?”