Province wants to speed sale of 243 surplus properties

Tess Kalinowski, Toronto Star: The Ontario government is expediting the sell-off of 243 surplus government properties.on 14,600 acres to raise between $105 million and $135 million in the next four years. The Co-operative Housing Federation of Canada said it is...

Niagara homelessness a major concern for agencies

Kris Dube, Welland Tribune: Syed Mustafa says he owes his life to various mental health and addiction services in Niagara. The 52-year-old had it all as recently as three years ago — a loft apartment in downtown Toronto, and income from two jobs rolling in. Suffering...