The Coady International Institute at Saint Francis Xavier University in Antigonish, N.S., is offering a new online course to teach women leaders about dealing with conflict, peace building and community development. Seventeen women, mostly from Africa, took a pilot of the course last year.
A 25-foot-tall, bronze and stainless steel sculpture by German artist Stephan Balkenhol depicts a towering man in a white button-up shirt holding up a tall condo building while standing on a foundation of multicoloured blocks. The piece of art, commissioned through the city's public art program, unveiled in front a condo development (Imperial Plaza....
Claire Pfeiffer knows her house has tripled in value since she bought it more than a decade ago but without any savings and only recently becoming part of a pension plan, she is among the GTA home owners wondering how she'll be able to retire.
The housing market is Sudbury has changed over the years, but recently winter is partially to blame. The winter the city recently experienced was harsh, extremely cold and had a record amount of snow. Less people put their houses on the market during the season.
Jaime Rogers, who leads the homeless and housing development department of the Medicine Hat Community Housing Society, said the group is making up its $181,000 funding gap by delaying the launch of new projects, including a lived experience group and a landlord relations position.
Construction to infrastructure in Paradise has left one resident with some of the bill after contractors caused damage to his family's home while completing work approved by the town.
Lethbridge’s supervised consumption site opened in March 2018 and staff say it averages 663 visits per day — surpassing similar facilities in Toronto and Vancouver and making it the busiest drug consumption site in North America.
The backyard has multiple multi-level decks — one with a seven-person hot tub — an in-ground pool, large stone patio, a cabana and a garden shed/workshop.
An appeal court recently overturned a decision that a homeowner, whose renovator found serious construction problems with his cottage, deserved a paid claim from his title insurance.
NOW: “We wanted something that would work continuously together and put a huge focus on the backyard,” says Tory Crowder — with husband Shawn Thomas with their three kids — about their million-dollar home reno.