Toronto New Home Sales Soar 94% To Highest Level In 17 Years

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | June 30, 2019

Greater Toronto’s housing market has had a stellar spring, but it’s unclear if this is the start of another housing boom in the city, or just panic-buying ahead of a new government policy that some expect will push up house…..

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New Online Shrooms Store Hopes To Follow In Footsteps Of Cannabis

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | June 29, 2019

As the dust settles on cannabis legalization in Canada, one Vancouver activist is setting his sights to what he hopes will be the next drug legalized — psilocybin mushrooms, aka “magic” mushrooms.  And you can buy them from him right…..

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Canadian Astronaut David Saint-Jacques Adjusts To Life Back On Earth

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | June 29, 2019

After more than six months in space, Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques says adapting back to life on Earth is going as well as he could have hoped. Speaking from the Johnson Space Centre in Houston on Friday, Saint-Jacques told reporters…..

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Harjit Sajjan Says He Can’t Share Details Of Mark Norman’s Settlement

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | June 29, 2019

OTTAWA — Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan is remaining mum on details of the government’s settlement with Vice-Admiral Mark Norman, citing confidentiality provisions in the deal. Norman and the government announced on Wednesday that the military’s former second-in-command is retiring after…..

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Kawhi Leonard's Legendary Buzzer-Beater Shot Recreated In Awesome Stop-Motion Lego Video

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | June 28, 2019

The idea came almost instantly. As he watched Kawhi Leonard sink that now-legendary buzzer-beater against Philadelphia to send the Toronto Raptors to the Eastern Conference Finals, Jared Jacobs knew exactly what he needed to do: re-create it with Lego. “I…..

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Cannabis Edibles Left 'Striking' Number Of Kids Needing Medical Care: Study

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | June 28, 2019

OTTAWA — Preliminary research by the Canadian Paediatric Society found “a significant number of young children” required medical care after ingesting cannabis in the months surrounding legalization last October. The Canadian Paediatric Surveillance Program says it collected 16 reported cases…..

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Air Canada To Take Over Air Transat In $520-Million Deal

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | June 28, 2019

MONTREAL — The board of directors of Transat AT Inc. has approved a $520-million takeover offer by Air Canada, but the deal might have trouble taking off if major shareholders who have expressed disapproval do not get on board. The…..

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Canada Sides With California, Signs Agreement To Cut Car Emissions

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | June 28, 2019

OTTAWA — Environment Minister Catherine McKenna signed a vehicle-emissions agreement with California Wednesday that the state’s governor and auto industry experts see as a signal that Canada is going to side with California in a U.S. dispute over emissions standards……

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Canadian Olympic Skier Allison Forsyth Sues Alpine Canada For Coach's Sexual Assaults

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | June 27, 2019

VANCOUVER — A former Canadian Olympic ski team member has launched a proposed class-action lawsuit alleging Alpine Canada didn’t protect its female athletes from the sexual assaults of a former coach.  Allison Forsyth alleges in a statement of claim filed…..

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Ontario Cannabis Store Got More Complaints Than Government Spending Cuts

VOGUELIFEBLOGS | June 27, 2019

TORONTO — More than 2,400 Ontario residents complained to the provincial ombudsman about the government’s online marijuana store in the wake of delays and delivery problems. Ontario’s ombudsman released his annual report Tuesday, and in it he notes that the…..

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