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Economy, Immigration & Refugees, International, Society

Toronto: fastest growing city in North America

There are much bigger cities in the U.S. than Canada’s biggest city, Toronto.  But that hasn’t stopped Toronto being the fastest growing city on the continent, and by a wide margin. It’s also the second fastest growing urban region in» 


Bear loose in the centre of Canada’s capital

Rare bear visit It may be Canada’s national capital, a large urban city, but every once in awhile Canadians are reminded that the wilderness is not far away. This morning about 3 AM, reports came of a sighting of a» 


New website launched for city of Montreal election, ‘Je vote pour ma ville’

The Elections Office of the Canada’s second largest city, Montreal, launched a new website Tuesday (September 3) as well as opening offices in all of the city’s boroughs. “Je vote pour ma ville” (I vote for my city) or as» 

Economy, Environment, Politics, Society

FCM conference focus: ‘Strong Cities, Strong Communities, Strong Canada’

Representing some 2000 communities across Canada, the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) is holding its annual conference and trade show under the theme “Strong Cities, Strong Communities, Strong Canada”. The conference will be held at the Vancouver Convention Centre, May»