Ferdinand (Bongbong) Marcos Jr. didn’t just win the presidential election in the Philippines this week. He won it by a two-to-one landslide, despite being the extremely entitled son of a former president who stole at least $10 billion and a mother who spent the loot partly on the world’s most extensive collection of designer shoes (3,000 pairs). Read More
As the Omicron variant turns out to be less lethal than its predecessors, premature outbreaks of cheerfulness have been spotted in many quarters.
Jackie Rombouts is finding out how uncomfortable it is in the middle of a political firestorm. “It’s really tough right now to be a politician. I’m not going to demonize anybody. We’re all doing the best that we can with the tools that we have,” said the mayor of tiny Warwick Township in Lambton County. […]
A day before my birthday this year, daughter Natalie and son-in-law Tyler handed me a greeting card containing a promise: to check off one item on my bucket list. That list has a few ambitious items on it, but a few simpler ones, too. This one? To see the Toronto Maple Leafs play a home […]
A collection of news and notes from Tuesday’s debate at city hall:
Here’s another hopeful sign the pandemic is loosening its grip: the London Health Sciences Centre is about to open its doors to some visitors.