Linguistic Diversity and Multilingualism in Canadian Homes

Linguistic Diversity and Multilingualism in Canadian Homes: Linguistic diversity is on the rise in Canada. More and more Canadians are reporting a mother tongue or...

Transit fares will increase on January 1

(CHVN) Transit fares will increase at the start of the new year, but unlike the typical five cent increase, full fares will be a...

Ontario’s Minimum Wage to Rise to $14 on January 1

Increased Paid Vacation and New Personal Emergency Days Also Coming into Effect On January 1, 2018, many people across Ontario will see their wages...

Loblaw Offers Free Gift Cards

(CHVN) News broke this week that retailers across Canada have been involved in price-fixing schemes when it comes to bread and bakery items. Loblaw Companies...

A Deficit Worth Worrying About: The Gendered And Racialized Wage Gap

By Kate McInturff (Canadian Women’s Foundation) I was really hoping the recent release of Census data would bring good news: wage gap closed! Racial discrimination...

The Story behind Great-West Life’s Camels

(WPG-CHVN Radio) Every Christmas, three wise men arrive at Great-West Life and park their camels on the roof. They are back again, so we...

Grocerants: Grocery + Restaurant = Opportunities

Millennial consumers are driving forward the “grocerant” trend, creating major opportunities for foodservice in a retail setting. For many consumers, the grocery shopping experience has...

Granny Hopes for ‘Scrapbook 2’

(Clarita O. Manzano and her granddaughter Renzelle Joie G. Manzano share their thoughts on the recent Scrapbook Project initiated by the The Korean/Diversity Times...

Keeping Parcels Safe during the Holidays

It's a busy time of year, and those who have made orders online may be concerned about packages arriving when they aren't home. If an...

Lock Doors During Holiday Season

Altona's Police Chief Perry Batchelor said the giving season can attract unwanted attention to your home. "Certainly at Christmas time lock up your houses, lock...