A family hopes to keep living at a GRCA-owned rental property because their daughter with complex special needs needs a neighbour-free, rural residence such as the Grand River Conservation Authority currently rents out. But the tenancy program is ending.
Students whose families may appear to have high incomes are ‘trapped’ when it comes to financing their education with the Ontario Student Assistance Program, because their parents’ debt load is not taken into account.
On July 22, 2017 former refugee Asia Haraki will have been in Canada two years. In that time she’s learned English but her most recent accomplishment to celebrate is opening a Middle Eastern grocery store in Waterloo, Ont.
CBC intern Flora Pan noticed metal boxes with candles, photos and music boxes playing unfamiliar songs hanging on fences and posts in uptown Waterloo and decided she had to find out who was behind them.