A council committee made no changes to the largest chunk of the draft 2020 budget Thursday after community agencies pleaded for more money for what they said is a growing demand for social services in Ottawa. 638 more words
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A Christmas-season family festival is lighting up St. Albert this winter, with displays set up over 80,000 square feet just outside of Edmonton.
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Berkeley’s first-in-the-nation ban on natural gas in new construction may end up eroding the region’s reputation for fine and creative dining, according to a California trade association suing the city on behalf of restaurants. 275 more words
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