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Tax seminars for the disabled

The Learning Disabilities Association of Sudbury is hosting a seminar Feb. 15 about the little-known disability tax credit.

Cultural investment retraces history

The Northern Ontario Heritage Fund Corporation (NOHFC) is providing $316,200 for the development of Circuit Champlain (the Champlain Trail), a heritage corridor retracing the steps of French explorer Samuel de Champlain, Minister of Northern Developm

VON Sudbury closes it doors after 82 years

BY CRAIG GILBERT [email protected] The Victorian Order of Nurses (VON) - Sudbury Branch closed its doors this week, but the knockout blow was dealt over two years ago.

YWCA Canada commemorate?s anniversary of tragedy

(CNW) A nurse is stabbed to death in a hospital recovery room in Windsor by her estranged boyfriend. A dismembered woman?s body is found in a dumpster in Toronto. A teenage girl tells of sexual harassment and assaults at her school.

Lively family has reason to be thankful

BY KEITH LACEY [email protected] Allison Moisan was near tears Thursday morning searching through the rubble in her New Orleans home for the second time since Hurricane Katrina destroyed it six weeks ago.

LU raises money for tsunami relief

Nearly $6,000 was raised last week by staff and students at Laurentian University after Canadian Red Cross officials solicited donations on campus.

OSC bans Montpellier

Former investment planner Pierre Montpellier has been banned by the Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) from ever trading in financial securities again.

Hospital seeks to improve diabetes care

In recognition of Diabetes Month this November, Sudbury Regional Hospital has announced a new program design for its Diabetes Education and Care Program (DECP).

Mental Health Centre issues 14 layoff notices

BY CRAIG GILBERT [email protected] It?s not as bad as it could have been, but it?s not a happy day, either.

Grunt for Brunt

The curtain closed on Daryl Brunt?s Canadian Idol effort at the John Basset Theatre in Toronto yesterday as the 16-year-old Lively native was the fourth member of the top ten to be eliminated.