Toronto pilot projects want specialists responding to crisis calls – Toronto

Toronto pilot projects want specialists responding to crisis calls – Toronto

The city of Toronto is testing a new way of responding to people in crisis with specially trained workers being sent to emergencies instead of the police. Toronto Mayor John Tory launched the initiative in Scarborough. “We know what I think is a very significant turning point for this city in caring for people in … Read more

Five young DofE Award holders from London to play a key role in The Duke of Edinburgh’s Service of Thanksgiving

Five young DofE Award holders from London to play a key role in The Duke of Edinburgh’s Service of Thanksgiving

Five Gold DofE Award holders from London will play a key role in today’s Service of Thanksgiving for the Duke of Edinburgh’s life as DofE celebratesimpact his legacy has had on the lives of millions of young people. Felix Daglish, 20, Meryem James, 22, George Fisher, 21, Joel Chilaka, 24, and Rajan Modha, 27, will … Read more

Greg Lally and Frank Iannelli’s Vood Deliver Locally Made Herbal Finishes in Canberra | Canberra Times

Greg Lally and Frank Iannelli’s Vood Deliver Locally Made Herbal Finishes in Canberra |  Canberra Times

I’ve covered a few things here at The Canberra Times over the years, from sports to education. But now I’m going to write about the fun things – where to eat, what to do, places to go, people to see. Tell me about your favorite things. Email: karen.hardy@canberratimes.com.au I’ve covered a few things here at … Read more

Listen back to Comedy Bites, live from Melbourne Comedy Theater – Evenings

Listen back to Comedy Bites, live from Melbourne Comedy Theater – Evenings

ABC Radio Melbourne and Melbourne International Comedy Festival present Comedy Bites, a live broadcast event and exclusive pre-festival broadcast showing some of the best comedic acts in the country. Held by ABC Radio Melbourne’s Jacinta Parsons and David Astle on Monday, March 28, it featured 21 of the festival’s most popular comedians in short, mouth-watering … Read more

Killara masterpiece gives ‘Royal’ the opportunity

Killara masterpiece gives ‘Royal’ the opportunity

This $ 9.5 million home features a tennis court, a designer pool and an 800-bottle wine cellar. A magnificent masterpiece placed in Killara’s golden triangle has hit the market with a price guide of $ 9.5 million. Launched by LJ Hooker real estate agent Jing Peng, the five-bedroom, four-bathroom property at 34 Arnold St. Killara … Read more

The baby’s death in Hamilton was a homicide, police said

The baby’s death in Hamilton was a homicide, police said

A one month old baby from Hamilton, Ont. who died in 2021 were killed by blunt force trauma to the head, but no charges will be filed, police said. Hamilton police said Tuesday that in early 2021, they received a 911 call about an infant who did not respond. Despite life-saving measures, they were unable … Read more

Budget 2022 includes fuel taxes, tax compensation; parental leave, apprentices big winners; Russia-Ukraine war continues, Turkey hosts peace talks between Russia and Ukraine, NSW COVID case grows, Victoria COVID case grows

Budget 2022 includes fuel taxes, tax compensation;  parental leave, apprentices big winners;  Russia-Ukraine war continues, Turkey hosts peace talks between Russia and Ukraine, NSW COVID case grows, Victoria COVID case grows

Russia has promised to scale down military operations around Ukraine’s capital and north, while Kiev has proposed adopting neutral status, in confidence-building steps that could be the first signs of progress towards peace talks. Talks between the two countries took place in an Istanbul Tuesday (European time), more than a month inside the largest attack … Read more

Jackie Weaver ‘did not have the authority’ to exclude city councilors from the meeting, reports | UK News

Jackie Weaver ‘did not have the authority’ to exclude city councilors from the meeting, reports |  UK News

Viral lockdown star Jackie Weaver had no “authority” to silence and exclude city council members from a virtual meeting, reports have found. Ms. Weaver became famous after footage emerged from a Zoom meeting of the Handforth Parish Council, which showed councilors shouting and cursing at each other. During the meeting in December 2020, Mrs. Weaver … Read more