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  1. ONTARIOOntario's Government Introduces Legislation to Repeal the...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Electric Energy Online

    Ontario's Government Introduces Legislation to Repeal the Green Energy Act - Municipalities to have final say on new energy projects Ontario's Government for the People is delivering on its promise to repeal the Green Energy Act, 2009, Greg Rickford, Minister of Energy, Northern Development and Mines, and Monte McNaughton, Minister of Infrastructure, announced today. The original Green Energy Act led to the disastrous feed-in-tariff program and skyrocketing electricity rates for Ontario families, and took away powers from municipalities to stop expensive and unneeded energy projects in their communities.

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  2. Ontario's deficit balloons to $15 billion due to Liberals'...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... subsidize lower electricity bills for consumers for putting billions in liabilities onto the books of Crown-owned Ontario Power Generation. "Only when the government of Ontario truly accounts for its real deficit position can we begin to put the ...

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  3. Ontario government moves to scrap Green Energy ActRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Ottawa Business Journal

    Months after cancelling hundreds of renewable energy contracts, the Ontario government introduced legislation Thursday to scrap a law that aimed to bolster the province's green energy industry. Premier Doug Ford promised during the spring election campaign to repeal the Green Energy Act, which was introduced by the previous Liberal government in 2009 in a bid to grow the province's solar and wind energy supply.

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  4. Government to provide snapshot of Ontario finances in speech this morningRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Medincine Hat News

    Vic Fedeli will be speaking to the Economic Club in Toronto, his first major address since becoming finance minister this summer. His speech is expected to include details on the findings of an independent commission that probed the former Liberal government's spending.

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  5. Photos: Michael Dutchover, Bergman Aguilar Ready For BattleRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Elite prospect Michael Dutchover weighed in successfully at 136 lbs., while challenger Bergman Aguilar hit his mark at 135.7 lbs. during Thursday's "New Blood" weigh in.

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  6. Photos: Victor Ortiz, John Molina Come Together For Media DayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Boxing Scene

    Former welterweight world champion Victor Ortiz and hard-hitting John Molina Jr. showed off their skills at a media workout Thursday as they prepare to face off Sunday, September 30 in the main event of Premier Boxing Champions on FS1 and FOX Deportes live from Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California. . The telecast begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT and features 2016 U.S. Olympian Karlos Balderas, who was in attendance at Thursday's workout and faces New Mexico's Jose Salinas, along with his brother Jose Balderas, who competes on the non-televised portion of the card.

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  7. Ford government to repeal Green Energy Act amid warnings it's abandoning renewable powerRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    It's fade to black for Ontario's Green Energy Act, passed by the previous Liberal government in 2009 to promote wind and solar power but blamed by critics for pushing electricity bills higher with juicy incentives for producers. Premier Doug Ford's Progressive Conservatives introduced legislation Thursday to make good on an election promise to repeal the landmark bill that made Ontario a leader in green energy and guarantee that the province will no longer force wind turbines or solar farms on unwilling communities.

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  8. Ontario finance minister expected to embrace accounting change that almost doubles the deficitRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... after Premier Doug Ford's Progressive Conservatives took power following nearly 15 years of Liberal government. Ontario Finance Minister Vic Fedeli looks on as Premier Doug Ford speaks to media during a press conference at a brewery in Etobicoke, ...

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  9. Bisson gets second crack at gas gouging billRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Timmins Times

    ... Period at Queen's Park, in Toronto on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Chris Young /The Canadian Press. A bill to "protect Ontario drivers from gas price gouging" that was reintroduced last week by MPP Gilles Bisson (NDP Timmins), has been referred to the ...

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  10. Toyota enters $82 million partnership to roll out hydrogen trucks in Los Angeles portRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GreenCarReports

    After showing its second-generation fuel-cell semi-truck at the Port of Los Angeles in July, Toyota announced last week it will build 10 more fuel-cell trucks for the project. In addition to the trucks, the project will add two new heavy-duty hydrogen filling stations, two new hydrogen forklifts at Toyota's warehouse at the next-door Port of Long Beach, and two new zero-emissions yard tractors at the nearby Port of Hueneme.

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  11. Stakeholders differ over open-shop survey resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Journal of Commerce

    Ontario is ripe for changes in construction union certification and public project bidding rules said the CEO of open-shop advocates Merit Ontario following the release of a survey of Ontario residents commissioned by the association. The survey, released Sept.

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  12. Let Your Creativity Shine at Ontario Culture Days September 28 to 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    ... desire to express yourself all year long. Just what can participants experience in over 165 cities and towns across Ontario during Culture Days weekend? Peek behind the curtain at an open theatre rehearsal or sit in on a class at the National Ballet ...

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  13. Ontario rezones more than 100 acres, paving way for more than 400 new housesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    The Ontario City Council cleared the way Tuesday night for an Irvine developer to build more houses in the city - a lot more houses. By a 4-0 vote , the city council voted to subdivide two tracts, one 54.81 acres and the second 49.45 acres, into 432 new residential lots, along with 50 "lettered lots" to be used for non-residential purposes, such as public parks or streets.

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  14. Get your kicks at the Route 66 Cruisin' Reunion in Ontario this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Car enthusiasts bring their classic cars to register for Route 66 Cruisin Reunion at Ontario Convention Center on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017.

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  15. Whata s the allure of Route 66 Cruisina Reunion in Ontario? For some, ita s a family bondRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2017 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    Classic hot rods cruise along Euclid Avenue during Route 66 Cruisin' Reunion in downtown Ontario in Ontario, CA., Saturday, September 15, 2017. ONTARIO >> When Jason Bootsma's grandfather bought the Chevrolet station wagon, it was just a handy way to take his family from Point A to Point B. It turned into a 51-year, not-quite-100,000-mile drive into a four-generational love affair with classic cars.

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  16. Thousands of car enthusiasts descend on Ontario for Route 66 Cruisina ReunionRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2016 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... on Saturday, Sept. 17, 2016. ONTARIO >> For the second day, classic cars rumbled down the streets surrounding the Ontario Town Square for this year's Route 66 Cruisin' Reunion . Thousands of car enthusiasts and hot rodders turned out to admire the ...

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  17. Martin Regg Cohn: Doug Ford's honeymoon is eclipsed by his darkest hourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Toronto Star

    By rights , Doug Ford's government should have been jubilant Wednesday: After a stinging defeat last week, when a court ruled that Ontario's municipal meddling in midcampaign was unconstitutional, it won a last-minute reprieve from the Court of Appeal suspending that verdict. Premier Doug Ford, left, with Finance Minister Vic Fedeli, during an all night session of the legislature on Sept.

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  18. Ontario opens door to more funds for 'big box' child careRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Toronto Star

    The Ontario government has changed the rules to give profit-making, "big box" daycare operators more access to public funds, raising concerns among advocates that quality will suffer. NDP child care critic Doly Begum raised the issue in the legislature on Wednesday, saying studies show non-profit daycare "offers higher standards of care and better wages for workers.

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  19. Adenna Posts Customers' Testimonials from Around the Globe on Its WebsiteRead the original story

    Wednesday | SBWire

    Adenna has added a "Testimonials" section on its website featuring many client reviews from around the world. The customer is showcasing how satisfied its customers are after purchasing and using its hand pretention products.

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  20. Tories relieved by Court of Appeal ruling that negates need for notwithstanding clauseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Toronto Star

    ... because he threatened to use the provision, which allows governments to override the courts, for the first time in Ontario history and on a relatively minor matter. "After never mentioning it once on the campaign trail, the premier decided to ...

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