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No tipping allowed: Restaurant pays a living wage

A new restaurant opened recently in the small, rural town of Owen Sound (population 22,000) which is located in southwestern Ontario, Canada, and no tipping More...

When single industry communities lose their anchor business

When single industry communities lose their anchor business, there is a kaleidoscope of reactions from other businesses, residents, and local government officials. Once the decision, More...

Top Cities Working To Rebuild Their Rundown Areas

Urban cities often have to completely rebuild once they outgrow their original infrastructure.  There are other reasons a city may have to rebuild like devastating More...

Four Most Important Factors To Consider When Planting A Willow Tree

You may wonder what mystery there may be in planting a tree, but a Willow tree is a special case.  You can’t just dig a More...

Ways To Ease The Emotional Stressors Of Relocating Your Family

Relocation can bring about several outside stressors and decisions to be made, but most people don’t take the time to constructively approach the emotional stressors More...

Improve Energy Efficiency While Improving Your Home’s Value

Energy efficiency not only boosts the value or your home, reduces your family’s carbon footprint on the world, and saves you a respectable amount of More...

A letter to my daughter: Please don’t come home; there are no jobs for you

Dear daughter: You have been living away from home for five years now, and just one term away from completing your honours degree. I am More...

Alternative Ways The M.D. Can Build Their Income

Unbeknownst to most, working in a hospital or private practice is not the only way to generate income if you are a doctor.  Money probably More...

What Happens Now? When Bankruptcy Is The Only Option

The economy has been on somewhat of a roller coaster ride over the last couple decades, and a whole lot of us have been affected More...

DIY Home Improvement: Helpful Hints To Get You Started

Sometimes home improvement is something you want to do yourself for control reasons, but sometimes you just don’t have the money to hire professionals for More...

Toronto library to roll out book-lending machine at Union Station

Checking out books from the library is about to get easier for commuters. The Toronto Public Library hopes to roll out a book-lending machine at More...