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What boom? Home prices under pressure everywhere east of Toronto

The country’s real estate association put out fresh price and sales figures for August this week, and nationally, home prices appear to still be growing quite strongly. 279 more words

Money

Work suspended at Muskrat Falls project

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – A portion of the construction site at the Muskrat Falls hydroelectric project in Labrador has been shut down following an unspecified safety incident. 62 more words

Canada

Pension deal for Newfoundland and Labrador

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. – Newfoundland and Labrador has reached an agreement with five public sector unions to fund a multi billion-dollar shortfall in its pension plan. 399 more words

Canada

Korean Care Package

We’ve been living in Canada for four years, and it never stops being exciting when a Korean Care Package arrives! When we lived in Korea, my mom would send me coffee crisp chocolate bars, American Eagle jeans, packs of Kool-aid and Kraft Dinner, sheet of stickers for my students and seasonal items like candy corn and candy canes.   763 more words

Lifestyle

Don Mills breaks the Seven Seals

Pollster-cum-omiexpert Don Mills has offered up seven solutions to Nova Scotia’s lackluster economic situation.
I’m going to tell you what I think about them…

Retain our youth: extend payroll rebates… 416 more words

Nova Scotia

Cristobal will have some impact on Atlantic Canada

Hurricane Cristobal continues to churn in the Atlantic tonight, about 450 km east-southeast of Cape Hatteras and racing northeastward toward the Grand Banks.

The Canadian Hurricane Centre says Cristobal will likely merge with a cold front moving southward over Atlantic Canada. 22 more words

Summer

770 Canadian Army soldiers to take part in Exercise STRIDENT TRACER 2014 starting Saturday

By David Pugliese

Defence Watch

Canadian Army soldiers in Atlantic Canada will be at 5th Canadian Division Support Base (5 CDSB) Gagetown starting Saturday for a large-scale collective exercise. 263 more words

Defence Watch