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Brampton absolved in $28 million Lawsuit

Inzola Construction was seeking $28.5 million in damages. The court instead awarded the city $3.1M in costs against Inzola.

Peel Region remembers Mama Sarah Obama

Local residents in Peel Region remember the 2015 visit by President Barack Obama's paternal grandmother Dr. Sarah Obama popularly known as Mama Sarah Obama.

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Open for 80-year olds

William Osler Health System (Osler) is now vaccinating Peel Region residents who are 80 years of age and older or who will...

COVID-19 Pandemic in Brampton: Week 10 Perspective

The pandemic response so far has glaringly exposed facets of our lives that we take for granted. Many of the measures that have been put in place will likely persist until public health officials deem otherwise. Many of these experts are warning that a vaccine may take a long time to develop and we may be living with this virus for the foreseeable future. How have we fared?

Mississauga Mayor Crombie rebukes 17% property tax increase

The property tax is one of the most inefficient taxes there is. It is essentially an income tax because no matter how much your house is worth, you don’t realize that value until you sell it. Cities essentially tax your income.

Long-term care facilities in Peel “dealing with very dangerous terrain”

Startling statistics from health officials regarding COVID-19 deaths in Ontario have revealed that 114 of the 274 deaths have been connected to...

Abandoning Society’s Most Vulnerable: Competing Rights and COVID-19

As society settles into an emergency measures state during the COVID-19 pandemic, survival of the fittest peaks its ugly head. Not only...

Medical Model Peaks Its Ugly Head in the Lives of Canadians with Disabilities

Are we opening the door to undermine our accomplishments in human rights, especially for people with disabilities. Meanwhile, we create an ironic sense of inequality among Canadians with disabilities re-enforcing a sense of a hierarchy of disability.
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Foreign trained Doctors in Brampton make case to join front lines of COVID-19 battle

Two qualified doctors with Canadian equivalent credentials explained that they are eager to help on the front lines of the COVID-19 crisis.

Family gardens can alleviate COVID-19 food insecurity

According to the 2019 Public Trust Research Center for Food Integrity, Canadians are concerned about the availability of affordable food, food safety,...
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