Property insurer Intact Financial Corp. is spending $4.25 million to help launch a new research centre at the University of Waterloo aimed at reducing the growing amount of property damage caused by severe weather.
Customers shop at a Best Buy store on Black Friday, shortly after the store's 6 a.m. opening on Friday, Nov. 27, 2015 in Ottawa.
Food bank use among Ontario's senior citizens has spiked dramatically in the past year, according to a new report released Monday.
The holiday season is upon us, and it is often around the holidays that charities send out requests for food donations to help feed the hungry.
An animal-rights activist charged with mischief after she gave some water to pigs that were being trucked to a southern Ontario slaughterhouse will appear in Milton court today to set trial dates.