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Remembering Bill Boland, award-winning volunteer helped bring World Figure Skating Championships to London – London

A beloved Londoner, well-known for his role in bringing the World Figure Skating Championships to the city in 2013, is being remembered as a kind, compassionate, knowledgeable, and dependable man. Bill Boland died Wednesday at the age of 76. “It was just a pleasure to know Bill and it’s so…
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Bill Kelly: WE fiasco didn’t have to happen this way – Hamilton

With the past couple of ethics violations by the Liberal government, there were at least some attempts, as tenuous as they were, to explain away what the government had done. But with the latest fiasco involving WE Charity, the question we keep coming back to is, how could they have…
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Senate passes bill letting states tax online sales

WASHINGTON – The Senate sided with traditional retailers and financially strapped state and local governments Monday by passing a bill that would widely subject online shopping — for many a largely tax-free frontier — to state sales taxes. The Senate passed the bill by a vote of 69 to 27,…