Opinion

Finally, some real progress on poverty

!Jobs Minister Shirley Bond, Children and Family Development Minister Stephanie Cadieux and Social Development Minister Michelle Stilwell announce new employment supports for single parents on welfare in Victoria last week. - Black Press
  • updated Mar 24, 2015 at 10:33 AM

Cutting single parents off benefits if they enrol in school keeps them in the welfare trap. That's finally ending

Nelson Star

LETTER: Leading citizen has musical side

  • updated Mar 27, 2015 at 11:33 AM

Reader says Barry Nelson and his wife Wendy are "happy, guitar-picking, great citizens."

Nelson Star

COLUMN: Signature discovered in Slocan after artist’s death

  • updated Mar 27, 2015 at 11:33 AM

At age 15, Sam Sueshi Miya wrote his name on the side of the Slocan Legion. He grew up to be a well known Toronto musician and artist.

Abbotsford News

COLUMN: The dream of home ownership is slipping away

  • updated Mar 27, 2015 at 10:24 AM

Is the Canadian dream of home ownership beyond the grasp for the majority of the next generation in the Lower Mainland?

Penticton Western News

OFF THE RECORD: Bill C-51 harbours worries of overreach

  • posted Mar 26, 2015 at 4:00 PM

It’s going to be tough to know for sure if we struck the right balance between security and liberty in regards to Bill C-51.

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