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  • Living in Hamilton, Ontario Want to live in a big city with a hometown feel that’s close to nature with a growing but still affordable housing market? Our ‘Find a City’ series explores the ‘Manufacturing Metropolis’. Hamilton is the ninth largest city in the province of Ontario and is located approximately at the mid-point ...
  • Teach your kids the joy of reading Don’t just teach your children to read, teach them to love to read. All parents of young children are focused on teaching them to read, but some neglect to teach children to love reading. For some kids, reading is taught via direct instruction and is often associated with negative pressure. ...
  • Two-Thirds Of Canadian Parents Are Helping Their Kids Out Financially: Study The Bank of Mom and Dad is definitely up and running in Canada, a new survey suggests. According to financial product comparison site Finder.com, two-thirds of Canadian parents are helping out their adult children with their finances, based on a study of 2,000 adults. Just under half (47.3 per cent) admit ...
  • Uhuru: Why I ignored youths and appointed 91 year-old Moody Awori President Uhuru Kenyatta has explained why he opted for 91 year-old former Vice President Moody Awori to be in charge of the Sports Fund, but his argument has only angered young people even more. The president on Thursday subtly dismissed young people in Kenya as thieves who cannot be entrusted ...
  • Canadian Rental Rates Soar In Half Of Largest Cities: PadMapper Report Rental rates are soaring in half of Canada’s largest cities, according to new data from PadMapper. According to the site’s August rent report looking at Canada’s 26 largest cities, 13 cities saw median one-bedroom rents increase over the last month: Toronto, Burnaby, B.C., Montreal, Ottawa, Kingston, Ont., Oshawa, Ont., Hamilton, Ont. ...