AGCO fins BetMGM Canada and PointsBet Canada $78K for alleged advertising and inducement infractions

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has announced that they are serving two AGCO-registered internet gaming operators with Notices of Monetary Penalty, for allegedly violating the Registrar’s Standards for Internet Gaming. In particular, the penalty’s pertain to advertising and inducements. “The Standards were put in place to protect Ontarians,” wrote the AGCO in […]

Relying on community to billet seasonal workers

It’s been two years since the King’s Wharf Theater held its annual summer productions, and while it is set to return this year, the production company faces a new challenge. “We have a large number of people who obviously don’t live in the area but need to find affordable housing,” says Drayton Entertainment associate artistic […]

Steve Lévesque testifies at his 2nd degree murder trial

Steve Lévesque first recounted his years spent selling cannabis, particularly in the United States where he said he served a five-year prison sentence for drug trafficking and illegal entry. He continued his story by explaining that he started selling cocaine when he returned to Quebec, in the Sainte-Anne-des-Monts area. The accused then indicated that Maxime […]

Housing shortage crisis prompts call for action

House prices in Simcoe County have risen to record numbers, making the dream of owning a home practically impossible for first-time homebuyers, spurring the Ontario Homebuilders’ Association (OHBA) to stop in Barrie Tuesday to speak with locals about the current market. “If we can’t solve the issue, it can only get worse,” said Bob Schickedanz, […]

GARRIOCH: Belleville Senators ready for first playoff series in franchise history

Breadcrumb Trail Links Ottawa Senators Hockey “The Belleville Senators went 11-25-4 in the final three months of the regular season.” Belleville Senators coach Troy Mann Photo by Submitted photo /. Article content Opportunity is knocking for the Belleville Senators. Advertisement 2 This advertisement has not loaded yet, but your article continues below. Article content Now […]

The 5 longest games in NHL history

The 5 longest games in NHL history originally appeared on NBC Sports Washington The 2021-22 National Hockey League regular season will come to an end on April 29, which is when 16 teams will begin their playoff journey in hopes of lifting the Stanley Cup. The playoffs are also fascinating for another reason: overtime. Overtime […]

No pomp and circumstance for pandemic-era Fanshawe grads

It’s become a rite of passage for graduating students, but those who graduated from Fanshawe College during the pandemic won’t be receiving a formal graduation ceremony. Now some are expressing disappointment — like Delores Summers. The 57-year-old London, Ont. grandmother returned to school in 2018, 35 years after graduating from high school. She graduated from […]