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Construction begins on trades facility

College Boreal held an official sod-turning ceremony Thursday, marking the start of construction of the college's Trades Training and Apprenticeship Centre.

Construction begins on trades facility

College Boreal held an official sod-turning ceremony Thursday, marking the start of construction of the college's Trades Training and Apprenticeship Centre.

Sudburians invited to talk politics

Northern Ontario Marxist-Leninist Party candidates are hosting a political discussion tonight (Thursday) as part of their 2006 election series.

Students open to idea of tuition increase

In a recent petition circulated by the College Student Alliance in Ontario, 26,599 students signed saying they weren't opposed to a tuition hike so long as the value of their education also goes up.

City says ?no? to fair wage

BY JASON THOMPSON jason@northernlife.ca Ward 2 Councillor Claude Berthiaume said the City of Greater Sudbury took a step backwards Wednesday night when they rejected the idea of implementing a fair wage policy on city construction projects.

Construction begins on trades facility

College Boreal held an official sod-turning ceremony Thursday, marking the start of construction of the college's Trades Training and Apprenticeship Centre.

Fire marshal pledges to enforce new regulations

BY BILL BRADLEY bbradley@northernlife.ca It?s the law. Every residence in Ontario must have a working smoke alarm on every floor and outside all sleeping areas, according to the Office of the Fire Marshal of Ontario.

Two area bars go dry in January

BY JASON THOMPSON jason@northernlife.ca A pair of downtown bars will run dry this January following a ruling by the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario.

Smoke alarm campaign launched in Sudbury

Ontario's deputy fire marshal and Greater Sudbury Fire Services launched a new smoke alarm campaign today called Working Smoke Alarms: It?s the Law! to reduce the number of injuries and fatalities related to fire in Sudbury.

Development groups set out vision for downtown

BY JASON THOMPSON jason@northernlife.ca Three organizations with an interest in the downtown core have come together to announce their vision for the development of the downtown, along with the initiatives they hope will make it happen.