Canadian women’s soccer team to play friendlies against Argentina and Morocco in Spain in October

Canadian women’s soccer team to play friendlies against Argentina and Morocco in Spain in October

Canada’s Adriana Leon celebrates after scoring a goal during a friendly against Australia, in Sydney, Australia, on Sept. 6.Rick Rycroft/The Associated Press The Canadian women’s soccer team will play Argentina and Morocco in international friendlies in Spain during the October FIFA international window. The seventh-ranked Canadians will face No. 31 Argentina on Oct. 6 and … Read more

‘Dignity of choice’: Halifax food bank offers new experience for clients – Halifax

‘Dignity of choice’: Halifax food bank offers new experience for clients – Halifax

At the Brunswick Street Mission food bank in Halifax, they’ve done away with the pre-packaged food boxes, and instead let clients choose what they’d like. The new Brunswick Street Market opened Monday and offers a new experience to those who need a helping hand. “This is our food bank, but a food bank revamped,” said … Read more

Rising inflation is stressing out everyone in Canada and here’s what’s going up in cost next

Rising inflation is stressing out everyone in Canada and here’s what’s going up in cost next

There are a very few people in Canada who aren’t feeling the pressures of bonkers inflation right now, with the cost of just about everything hitting sky-high levels and continuing to rise. At this point, most residents can’t keep up with climbing prices for most items, around 70 per cent are seriously stressing about their … Read more

People are furious with Canadian grocery stores for profiting off inflation

People are furious with Canadian grocery stores for profiting off inflation

Most Canadians are struggling to afford basic necessities right now amid a 40-year high inflation, and food prices in particular continue to shock as they rise to exorbitant levels. While food suppliers are warning of even more price hikes coming in September for various goods, people are also beginning to question the role of the … Read more

Over a quarter of items sold at Canada’s dollar stores have toxic chemicals: report – National

Over a quarter of items sold at Canada’s dollar stores have toxic chemicals: report – National

Canada needs more transparency and better enforcement to protect Canadians from unlimited exposure to toxic chemicals like lead and cadmium, an analysis from Environmental Defense said Wednesday. The organization reported on tests conducted on dozens of products purchased at popular Canadian dollar stores. One in four of the products tested were positive for substances managed … Read more

Canadians may see less food in grocery stores, but experts say no need to panic – National

Canadians may see less food in grocery stores, but experts say no need to panic – National

Canadians will likely experience shortages of some food items and increased prices as the Omicron COVID-19 variant snags supply chains and a vaccine mandate takes effect for cross-border truckers, according to industry experts. However, they say that Canadians should not worry about food availability and that no one needs to panic buy. 2:31 Food expert … Read more

Arthur George Mitts 1937 2022, death notice, Obituaries, Necrology

Arthur George Mitts 1937 2022, death notice, Obituaries, Necrology

Obituary of Arthur George MittsARTHUR GEORGE MITTS1937 – 2022Art passed away peacefully, with his family by his side, on August 18, 2022 at Markham Stouffville Hospital, two weeks shy of his 85th birthday. Art was the son of the late Georgetta (Sjogren) and Arthur Wilfred Mitts. Loving husband and best friend of Barbara (nee Kenney) … Read more

Japanese, contemporary cuisine figure prominently in first Toronto Michelin Guide

Japanese, contemporary cuisine figure prominently in first Toronto Michelin Guide

Toronto can now boast of being home to more than a dozen Michelin-star eateries, including a two-star sushi restaurant run by a celebrated chef previously recognized by the prestigious food guide. Sushi Masaki Saito earned two stars in Michelin’s first Canadian food guide announced Tuesday, when the Parisian ode to gastronomy endorsed a range of … Read more

The complete list of Toronto restaurants in the Michelin Guide’s 1st Canadian edition

The complete list of Toronto restaurants in the Michelin Guide’s 1st Canadian edition

TORONTO – The first Canadian edition of the Michelin Guide was announced Tuesday. Restaurants deemed to have exceptional cuisine are given a ranking of one, two or three stars. The Bib Gourmand identifies restaurants that offer good food for good value. Here’s a look at the list. Michelin awarded two stars to just one Toronto … Read more

1st Canadian edition of Michelin Guide to be revealed in Toronto

1st Canadian edition of Michelin Guide to be revealed in Toronto

TORONTO — The first Canadian edition of the food world’s prestigious Michelin Guide will be revealed tonight, featuring its list of top Toronto restaurants. Chefs will learn whether their restaurant teams have earned Michelin stars, Bib Gourmands or other distinctions. The famous one, two and three stars single out restaurants deemed to have exceptional cuisine … Read more