UCP claims fundraising victory in first quarter of 2022

Breadcrumb Trail Links politics The UCP says that with $375,909 donated to constituency associations it actually out-fundraised the NDP, which does not collect donations through its associations Publishing date: May 04, 2022 • 24 minutes ago • 1 minute read • Join the conversation A woman leaves an advance polling location at the former Royal […]

Several local family faces hit the campaign trail

Local candidates hit the ground running Wednesday with the election now fully under way. BARRIE-SPRINGWATER-ORO-MEDONTE York University’s visiting professor of politics, Michael Johns, says this riding is one to watch. “That would be the riding, the Barrie-Springwater-Oro-Medonte where you have two very big names going up against one another.” Conservative incumbent Doug Downey vows to […]

BC Liberal leader Kevin Falcon takes aim at NDP’s problem issues of crime, health affordability

Breadcrumb Trail Links politics News Local News Incoming Opposition leader says British Columbians feeling unsafe in communities due to incidents of repeat offenders being released without charges, only to reoffend again Author of the article: BC Liberal leader Kevin Falcon addresses supporters after winning a byelection for a seat in the legislature in the riding […]

Russia-Ukraine conflict affects global food inventories

The Secretary General of the UN, Anthony Guterressaid on Wednesday that the problem of world food security cannot be solved without restoring Ukraine’s agricultural production and Russia’s food and fertilizer shipments to the international market. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine in February added to volatility in financial markets, driving up commodity prices and affecting logistics, which […]

Nuevo León will invest 333 million pesos in the Zero Hunger strategy: Samuel García

Monterey, NL. The government of Nuevo León, through the Secretariat for Equality and Inclusion, relaunched the strategy “Zero Hunger”which was launched by the previous administration, with the aim of eradicating extreme food poverty and food waste in the entity, through coordinated actions in which the private initiative and organized civil society participate. 13 strategic projects […]

The history of Cinco de Mayo and how it is celebrated

Rather than being an excuse to indulge in nachos, tacosmixes and daisiesCinco de Mayo has a deep history and continues to serve as a vehicle for transmitting Mexican culture, pride, and values. Here are some things to know about the day: What is the meaning of Cinco de Mayo? Cinco de Mayo commemorates Mexico’s unexpected […]