07
Apr
2021
Posted by: In: Alberta Coronavirus, Canada, Coronavirus, COVID-19 Testing, Edmonton International Airport, edmonton international airport testing, EIA, EIA covid testing, Numi Health, numi health edmonton airport, numi health inc.

Edmonton airport staff being offered rapid COVID-19 testing through 8-week mobile lab program – Edmonton

Employees at the Edmonton International Airport are being offered rapid COVID-19 testing as part of an eight-week pilot program meant to streamline results for workers who are exposed to travellers. Mobile medical services provider Numi Health Inc. partnered with Alberta Health Services to offer the pilot “It’s a program…
31
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: BC, Calgary, Canada, Canadian Football League, CFL, Edmonton, Football, Hamilton, Montreal, Sports, Toronto, XFL

CFL, XFL face plenty of hurdles if they want to join forces and form a partnership

The CFL and XFL are continuing their talks on a potential partnership and ways to grow the game. However, Dwayne (The Rock) Johnson, a co-owner of the American-based XFL, gave the impression the two sides are much further along with a recent tweet. “We’ll figure out a smart season…
28
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Alberta provincial park, Big Island, Big Island Area, Big Island Provincial Park, Canada, City of Edmonton, Edmonton Big Island Area, Enoch, Enoch Cree Nation, news, Provincial park

Alberta government commits $300K for Big Island Provincial Park – Edmonton

An area in southwest Edmonton is one step closer to becoming a provincial park. The province has dedicated $300,000 in grants for the City of Edmonton and Enoch Cree Nation towards supporting an ecological assessment and traditional land use study to begin planning for Big Island Provincial Park. “An…
14
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Alberta, Alberta COVID-19, Business, Canada, Canadian Federation of Independent Business, Coronavirus, COVID, COVID-19, Economy, Edmonton, Edmonton business contest, Edmonton Businesses, edmonton contest, Features, Small business support

Edmonton non-profit hosting contest to give local businesses financial help – Edmonton

With restrictions in Alberta loosening and businesses reopening, an Edmonton non-profit wants to give businesses a helping hand. Edmonton’s NextGen is hosting a video contest, sponsored by the Royal Bank of Canada, giving businesses in metro Edmonton a chance to win a grand prize of $2,500 in its virtual…
10
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: American Football, Canada, CFL, CFL XFL collaboration, CFL XFL partnership, Dwayne Johnson, Randy Ambrosie, Sports, XFL

CFL, XFL in talks over potential partnership – National

By Staff The Canadian Press Posted March 10, 2021 12:14 pm     Updated March 10, 2021 12:20 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ Commissioner Randy Ambrosie…
09
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Alberta Coronavirus, Alberta COVID-19, Alberta Health Services, Alberta public health measures, Alberta public health rules, Canada, Coronavirus, Coronavirus Alberta, COVID-19, Edmonton police, edmonton police service, EPS, Khrome Beauty Lounge, Khrome Beauty Lounge Edmonton, news

Edmonton business owner apologetic for renting salon to party with DJ during pandemic – Edmonton

An Edmonton business owner is apologizing for renting out her nail salon for a large weekend party, despite COVID-19 pandemic restrictions. Police said they broke up a large gathering of at least 125 people who were partying with alcohol and a DJ at the Khrome Beauty Lounge early Sunday.…
09
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Canada, Coronavirus, COVID-19, Guelph, Guelph News, guelph women entrepreneurs, innovation guelph, innovation guelph funding, International Women's Day, Lloyd Longfield, Women Entrepreneurs

Innovation Guelph receives $261K from feds to support women entrepreneurs – Guelph

Guelph, Ont., MP Lloyd Longfield announced $261,250 in funding for Innovation Guelph to support women entrepreneurs during the COVID-19 pandemic. The announcement was made on Monday during the International Women’s Day Guelph-Wellington and The YMCA of Three Rivers’ Women of Distinction event. Read more: Waterloo man stashing cash around…
03
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Canada, Common-law, Legal Rights, news, Quebec, rights, Spouse, Supreme Court Of Canada

Legal challenge to Quebec common law rules seeks equal rights for unmarried spouses – Montreal

A well-known Quebec lawyer says she’s mounting a legal challenge to provincial laws that don’t grant common-law spouses the same rights as married couples in the event of a breakup. Anne-France Goldwater said today Quebec family law treats unmarried women as having less value than their married counterparts because they aren’t…
03
Mar
2021
Posted by: In: Abdul Jaffari, Alberta Government, BILD Calgary, Calgary Economic Development, Calgary Economy, calgary metropolitan region board, Canada, city of calgary, Colliers International, Economy, Jyoti Gondek, NAIOP Calgary, Paul Marsden, Ric McIver

Calgary facing competition from neighbours for industrial land tenants: report – Calgary

The City of Calgary is facing a problem: it is no longer as attractive a place to do business for companies looking to do business in industrial lands. “Based on data from Colliers International, over the past 15 years, we have seen an erosion of this industrial market share…
28
Feb
2021
Posted by: In: Canada, Canada Coronavirus, Coronavirus, Coronavirus Cases, Coronavirus In Canada, coronavirus news, coronavirus update, Coronavirus Vaccine, COVID-19, covid-19 canada, covid-19 news, COVID-19 Vaccine, Health

Coronavirus vaccine tourism unethical, bad for business: experts – National

Executives who engage in so-called “vaccine tourism” show both an ethical disregard for those less fortunate and a surprising lack of business acumen, experts argue. Their comments came after the head of Canada Pension Plan Investment Board, Mark Machin, stepped down after admitting to travelling to Dubai to receive…