Buying local through the winter

Buying local through the winter

In many previous articles I have made mention of buying local and buying fresh. I believe most of us realize the importance of buying quality food products for ourselves and our family as well as the importance of supporting our local producers but how do we continue to buy local and buy fresh in the […]

Ontario considering legislation to increase consumer protection

Ontario considering legislation to increase consumer protection

Ontario will introduce legislation to increase protections for consumers who use the more than 800 high-cost alternative financial services, such as payday loans, installment loans, rent-to-own services and cheque-cashing services, and to better protect those with debts in collection. If passed, the Alternative Financial Services Statute Law Amendment Act would make amendments to the Payday Loans […]

OPP Sexual Exploitation Unit marks 40th anniversary

OPP Sexual Exploitation Unit marks 40th anniversary

Today in Orillia OPP Chief Superintendent Don Bell, Commander of the Investigation and Support Bureau addressed a gathering of officers regarding the elaborate and arduous investigations undertaken by the OPP Child Sexual Exploitation Unit. As of October 31st the unit along with members of the Provincial Strategy to Protect Children from Sexual Abuse and Exploitation […]