Kathleen Wynne

Woman sues fertility clinic, says lawsuit highlights need for better regulation

TORONTO — A lawsuit filed by a Toronto woman against a fertility clinic that she claims was responsible for the loss of dozens of her eggs has drawn …

Fertility Clinic

Recovery high schools could help teens before addiction takes hold: B.C. parents

Parents whose children started using drugs as teens and struggled through addiction to the point of fatally overdosing say recovery high schools that …

Mental Health

Audit to get to government’s bottom line

Do numbers – especially government numbers – lie?One of two audits ordered by Premier Doug Ford’s ministers this week is supposed to settle a …

Canadian News

EDITORIAL: Number’s up for Ontario’s defeated Liberal government

Ontario’s new Progressive Conservative government cannot begin to fix 15 years of financial mismanagement by the defeated Liberals until it learns …

Canadian News

MARIN: Where’s Wynne?

You’d have a better chance of finding Waldo in a crowd then former Premier Kathleen Wynne in the legislative assembly.Wynne’s always built her brand …

Canadian News

GUNTER: Why on earth is Trudeau still so committed to the failing carbon tax?

With the new Ontario government of Premier Doug Ford announcing it will fight the federal Liberal government’s national carbon tax, Prime Minister …

Canadian News

School Board Courage

It’s pleasantly unsurprising to see the Toronto District School Board (TDSB) push back against Doug Ford’s reactionary, conservative, homophobic …

School Administration

Doug Ford's sex re-education

It’s extremely unlikely that Ford has spent any time studying the sex ed curriculum or its alternatives, but if liberals and academics support it, …

Education

GOLDSTEIN: Horwath steers NDP hard to the left

An indication of what we’re in for from NDP leader Andrea Horwath and her caucus for the next four years was her absurd allegation last week that PC …

Canadian News

Doug Ford: For which people?

TORONTO— Doug Ford’s “for the people” mantra is here to stay.<p>It came up in every campaign speech and rally, it got a couple of mentions by Lt.-Gov. …

Canada

Ex-Doug Ford transition member: Decision 'within weeks' on cannabis retail

A key member of new Ontario Premier Doug Ford’s inner circle has joined the board of Toronto-based Cronos Group – and he believes the new premier …

Cannabis

Waterfront park at Ontario Place nominated for major architecture award

The creators of Trillium Park and the William G. Davis Trail at Ontario Place are up for a prestigious international award in architecture.<p>Landinc, a …

Toronto

WARMINGTON: Accused in attempted murder of boy appears in court

BRAMPTON — Whenever she saw Dyon Smart walk by her McHardy Cres. unit, a woman who lives near the home of the five-year-old boy he’s accused of …

Crime

You Said It: Message delivered to Horwath, loud and clear

Re: Time machine throne speech transports province to the ’90s: Opposition, July 13Andrea Horwath, if you had done your job properly you would be …

Eggs

Gormley radio producer to take job as Doug Ford's press secretary

Talk radio host John Gormley's producer has taken a job as press secretary to Ontario Premier Doug Ford. Ivana Yelich, the daughter of former …

Canadian News

Ontario's first Green Party MPP: Why even a single voice is important

Opinion: Mike Schreiner on why he ran as a Green MPP in Ontario’s election, despite the odds—and why, with his caucus of one, he remains optimistic …

Canadian News

Gun rights, local jobs concern Tory MP

John Brassard, MP of the new electoral district of Barrie-Innisfil, is touring the North to talk about preserving local jobs and protecting gun owner …

Canada

From the comments: Readers debate merits of Doug Ford’s fiscal and environmental moves

<i>Today’s comments were selected, in part, because stories about Doug Ford are being widely read by Globe readers. The comments were also selected because their authors offer more than partisan views or brought humour into the discussion.</i><p><b>From</b> <b>Ontario Premier Doug Ford courts allies in carbon fight</b> …

Canada

July 19: Ontario deficits under the microscope. Plus other letters to the editor

<i>Letters to the Editor should be exclusive to The Globe and Mail. Include your name, address and daytime phone number. Try to keep letters to fewer than 150 words. Letters may be edited for length and clarity. To submit a letter by e-mail, click here:</i> …

Canada

Costco Canada Is Opening A Massive New Store In Toronto Next Week And A New Delivery Service In Ontario

Costco is every bargain shoppers dream come true. With a giant selection of just about anything you can imagine and coupons galore, shopping at a …

Costco

Massive new Costco opening in midtown Toronto next week

Go Go Gadget, mass consumption! The hotly-anticipated Costco store at Coca-Cola Canada's former headquarters campus in Toronto is finally, at long …

Toronto

Ontario school boards left in limbo with no word from Tory government on sex ed curriculum

TORONTO — A controversial decision by the Ontario government to scrap the sex-education curriculum before a new one is in place has left school …

Canada

Doug Ford’s subtle appeals to bigots | The Star

It should have been an easy sentence for Doug Ford to include in the first Speech from the Throne under his term as Ontario premier:<p>“I begin by …

Canada

Ontario will never accept Trudeau carbon tax: Phillips

Ontario will fight any attempt to impose a Justin Trudeau carbon tax on the province’s residents and businesses, Environment Minister Rod Phillips …

Canada

Doug Ford’s fiscal crackdown begins with a glaring waste of taxpayers' money

It’s ironic that a premier elected on a pledge of leaner, more cost-effective government would kick off that quest with such a glaring waste of time and money.<p>Ontario Premier Doug Ford this week unveiled an Independent Financial Commission of Inquiry to investigate the province’s public finances …

Canada

Refugee advocates dispute Canada facing 'crisis' over arrival of claimants from U.S. border, NDP says 'Conservatives misrepresent issue'

Debate over Ottawa’s handling of the settlement of refugee claimants has both the Trudeau government and the Conservatives trying to bait each other …

Canadian News

Ontario's new Hydro One board will have to pay equal attention to ratepayers and shareholders

A nasty public boardroom brawl at Hydro One Ltd. was averted because Ontario's new Progressive Conservative government played the activist …

Canadian News

LEVY: High School Hell

Auto shop teacher Rob Ball used to enjoy his time teaching at Scarborough’s Bendale Business and Technical Institute — until two years ago.<p>The …

Education

Ford hires former B.C. premier to review Ontario’s finances | The Star

Call it a settling of accounts.<p>Premier Doug Ford has named former B.C. Liberal premier Gordon Campbell to head an independent inquiry into Ontario’s …

Canada

Ontario court quashes gold mining permit over lack of meaningful consultation with First Nation

A ruling issued Monday by the Ontario Superior Court quashing a gold exploration permit should send a message to the new Doug Ford government that it …

Aboriginal Canadians