Ontario SPCA and Humane Society introducing limit contact adoptions

The Ontario SPCA and Humane Society are introducing limited contact adoptions. “Potential adopters can expect the same thorough, thoughtful and compassionate adoption experience that the Ontario SPCA has always delivered,” says Daryl Vaillancourt, Chief, Humane Programs and Community Outreach for the SPCA and the Humane Society. If you are looking for a new furry family […]

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Ottawa’s top doctor set to make masks mandatory in indoor public spaces

Ottawa’s top doctor, Vera Etches, is set to announce plans to make masks mandatory in indoors public spaces Monday. This comes after Dr. Etches said she was considering following other Ontario cities in issuing the policy. Mayor Jim Watson has previously said he will support Etches in the decision. The four health units making up […]

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Weekly Round-up: June 19th

Happy Friday everyone! I hope you have a cool place and access to clean water to stay hydrated during this heat wave. If possible, Environment Canada is asking us to check on any vulnerable neighbours to make sure they are safe. Sunday is National Indigenous Peoples Day and APTN and ELMNT FM are going to be airing a broadcast with people like ELMNT’s own Julian Taylor and […]

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imagineNATIVE announces online festival for the fall

ImagineNATIVE and Media Arts will host their 21st festival online this year. This six–day online festival will include over 100 Indigenous artists to highlight film, art and storytelling.   ImagineNATIVE says it will work to create the spirit of the physical festival with giveaways highlighting Indigenous-owned companies. The festival calls this ‘gifting from the spirit and […]

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