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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

How to Sell the Public on HOT Lanes

BY TAMMY FLORES The private sector has been lobbying our leaders to be their champions for HOT Lanes. The private sector wants politicians and bureaucrats...

The Fight to Reign in 407 ETR Continues

BY TAMMY FLORES An open letter to: Minister of Transportation, Steven DelDuca. In response to my repeated plea for you to intervene in the 407...

Double Standards for 407 ETR

BY TAMMY FLORES  There are so many complaints the public has with respects to Highway 407 and how it has operated over the past fifteen...

407 ETR Ignores Consumer Protection Laws

BY TAMMY FLORES Between 2005 and 2007, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, made decisions that gave room for 407 ETR to ignore consumer protection...

A Call for Transportation Minister, Steven Del Duca to intervene in 407 ETR’s Billing...

BY TAMMY FLORES  he group “Stop the 407 ETR’s Abuse of Power” has been calling for the Minister of Transportation, Steven Del Duca, to intervene...

Supreme Court of Canada Rules 407 ETR Cannot Deny Your Plate After Bankruptcy

BY TAMMY FLORES Today is a great day for consumers! In a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court of Canada has dismissed 407 ETR’s appeal to...

A Non Partisan Approach to 407 ETR Issues

BY TAMMY FLORES I have been asked so many times which political party I support. I always answer by saying that I am nonpartisan. Truth...

How is Comparing the Sale to 407 ETR an Argument in Selling Hydro One?

BY TAMMY FLORES Ontario’s new Financial Accountability Officer says privatizing Hydro One will be a bad deal for the Province. The Province says they are...

How is Comparing the Sale to 407 ETR an Argument in Selling Hydro One?

BY TAMMY FLORES Ontario’s new Financial Accountability Officer says privatizing Hydro One will be a bad deal for the Province. The Province says they are...

A Non Partisan Approach to 407 ETR Issues

BY TAMMY FLORES  I have been asked so many times which political party I support. I always answer by saying that I am nonpartisan. Truth...

Community News

Supporting GTA Seniors A-Supreme Foundation Holds 3rd Annual Grand Charity Gala

BY: JELANI GRANT  Though the Jamaica Diaspora Conference came and went more than two months ago, Jamaicans continue to celebrate 55 years of independence in...

A Brand Of African Inspired Print Skirts For All Women And Girls

BY: KABRENA ROBINSON  In a society where Eurocentric fashion styles and brands have predominated the mainstream, one fashion designer has taken on the task of...

SmartTerm Essay Competition for Caribbean Schools

BY: LEANNE BENN When it comes to the education systems in many Caribbean islands, there is one factor that may be common in most public...

From Toronto to Dominica with Love

BY: LEANNE BENN Alone we can do so little and together we can do so much. Those are the words of the local Kaisoca ladies...

JN Foundation Launches Disaster Relief Fund

With all of the recent devastation that has swept through the Caribbean, businesses are rallying together to aid in relief efforts to the islands....