Highlights/gifts

Society

Gift emergency equipment, urges utility

Christmas is coming and the Toronto Hydro Corporation is urging people to give the gift of emergency preparedness. The utility is encouraging people to offer items that would be useful in an emergency noting that 300,000 of its customers were» 

Economy, Society

Christmas: season of joy, and stealing packages

Thieves take advantage of online buying/delivery practices As we near Christmas, more and more people it seems are doing shopping online.  Packages then are delivered to your door by post or courier. The trouble is that if no-one is home» 

Economy, Society

Canadian spending on Christmas

The lights and Christmas decorations are up in the malls and shopping centres across Canada, and Canadians are starting their annual gift buying. In an annual survey, Canadians appear to be ready to spend in spite of lots of financial»