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ACCESS TO INFORMATION HELP - HOME EQUITY ASSISTANCE

As posting season is upon us, I have had multiple requests from military members who are expecting to loose a great deal of equity on their home sale. 836 more words

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Extra costs of Iraq mission $122M, defence minister says

The federal government says Canada’s war in Iraq has cost at least $122 million, not including salaries and other fixed costs.

Defence Minister Jason Kenney revealed the figure Monday after the government had spent months refusing to release any cost estimates. 712 more words

National

Hockey Night In Canada - Saturday at the Leafs Game

Happy Friday everyone! And happy long weekend to my fellow Canadians! (Monday is a holiday here).

Last Saturday, I went to my first ever Leafs game (Is that shameful of me?). 254 more words

Weekend

Man who planned to attack Calgary Veterans Affairs office should get 6 years, says Crown

CALGARY – The Crown says a former military officer who planned to attack the Veterans Affairs office in Calgary still poses a danger to the public. 133 more words

Canada

Winnipeg army reserve soldier marks 70 years of service

You’d be hard pressed to find anyone who’s served in the Canadian Armed Forces longer than retired Master Warrant Officer Jack Walton.

The 83-year-old member of the Royal Winnipeg Rifles is finally officially retiring after 70 years of service, a milestone the forces has deemed “unheard of”. 230 more words

Winnipeg

Job Requirements vs. Discrimination

Hey there to whoever may actually be reading my blog, if anyone at all haha!

So I recently read a news article regarding a young man who applied for the Canadian Armed Forces, and got denied because he is diagnosed with generalized anxiety. 470 more words

FIRST CANADIAN CLASS ACTION of SERVING CANADIAN ARMED FORCES MEMBERS

A five year battle is playing out in the Canadian court system. Systematically denied relocation entitlements have left military families destroyed, homeless and bankrupt. The Treasury Board of Canada has already been caught in Federal Court however they continue to attempt to engineer a solution which will save a few bucks, and prevent soldiers from getting their entitlements.   49 more words

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