Archive For June 30, 2017

More residential care beds coming to Penticton

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More residential care beds are coming to Penticton.Interior Health has awarded contracts to two operators to develop 35 complex care beds.Good Samaritan Canada and H&H Total Care Services already have facilities in Penticton.“Our population is aging and becoming more medically complex. Conditions such as dementia are on the rise,” said Interior Health Board Chairperson John…

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Barcelona recompra a joven promesa Gerard Deulofeu al Everton inglés

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Deulofeu dejó al Barcelona en la temporada 2012-2013 para militar en el conjunto inglés en el que estuvo un año para después ir prestado al Sevilla durante la campaña 2014-2015. “En los próximos días se harán efectivas las condiciones necesarias para llevar a cabo la operación tanto con el Everton como con el jugador”, señaló…

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Actor who played iconic ‘Benny the Bear’ surprised to learn he’s not a Canadian citizen

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Actor who played iconic ‘Benny the Bear’ surprised to learn he’s not a Canadian citizen

Actor Jim Lewis took to Facebook to express his outrage when he learned that after nearly seven decades in Canada, he’s not actually a Canadian citizen.“I will not be celebrating Canada Day this year, because I’m apparently not a Canadian,” Lewis wrote in a Facebook post on Monday.The 72-year-old, who played Benny the Bear in…

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Why Canadas 150th birthday celebration beats Expo 67: Cohn

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Why Canadas 150th birthday celebration beats Expo 67: Cohn

Measured against the exuberance of Expo 67, today’s birthday feels strangely subdued — as much a day of reflection as celebration.How very Canadian. A half century after our centenary we are less celebratory and more understated than ever.But at 150, Canada is not just older and wiser than in 1967, it is immeasurably better. For…

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New Brunswick mayors express concern over impact of freeze to property assessments

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New Brunswick mayors express concern over impact of freeze to property assessments

The recent property tax assessment freeze was one of several topics of discussion among the mayors of New Brunswick’s three major cities Friday, and one that has left all three concerned over the impact it will have on their respective communities. Story continues below Moncton Mayor Dawn Arnold, Fredericton Mayor Mike O’Brien and Saint John…

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Blamed In Fatal Car Crash

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Blamed In Fatal Car Crash

Tennis star Venus Williams is being sued by the family of a Florida man who died after a car crash police say she caused. According to the report, Williams said she was just trying to cross the intersection when traffic slowed her down, exposing her on the intersection. According to a copy of the police…

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Firefighters battle wildfires in Arizona, Utah, California

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It has become the largest wildfire in the nation at 78 square miles (201 square kilometers). “Getting closer to Mayer, it looked like we were driving into some alien sort of invasion, like the whole sky was on fire”, she said. Parts of two state highways are closed because of the fire. Winds made conditions…

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Cae inconsciente tras romper pulsera de 700 mil pesos

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Cae inconsciente tras romper pulsera de 700 mil pesos

El problema fue que mientras la mujer -cuya identidad no ha sido revelada- posaba con el brazalete, el vendedor le comentó el precio: 300 mil yuanes, equivalentes a unos 29 millones de pesos chilenos aproximadamente. El hecho ocurrió en una tienda de la ciudad de Ruili, China. La mujer se estaba probando la costosísima joya,…

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Maple syrup and the beaver picked as most Canadian in poll

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Maple syrup and the beaver picked as most Canadian in poll

If you say sorry at least once a day, still tear up to the sound of Céline Dion singing “My Heart Will Go On,” and have a jug of maple syrup in your fridge right now, you’re probably a Canadian.Forum Research surveyed 1,620 Canadians for their thoughts on Canadiana and some trivia about our home…

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Mamie Taylor’s Grilled Lamb Ribs with Carolina Mustard Sauce

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Mamie Taylor’s Grilled Lamb Ribs with Carolina Mustard Sauce

Mamie Taylor’s Grilled Lamb recipe.Ingredients: 2 racks lamb ribs (approx. XX lbs)Dry rub: 2 tbsp freshly ground black pepper1 tsp garlic powder1 tsp smoked paprika1 tsp white sugar2 tbsp saltBBQ Sauce: 3/4 cup yellow mustard1/2 cup honey1/4 cup apple cider vinegar2 tbsp ketchup1 tbsp brown sugar2 tsp Worcestershire1 tsp TabascoMethod:Prepare dry rub by mixing all…

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