A prominent Canadian union has cancelled its reservations with Canadian Niagara Hotels for two upcoming events after the company booted two British visitors from their room for joining the Rainforest Cafe picket line. Read more.
Workers at the Rainforest Café in Niagara Falls walked off the job on Sunday (April 7), saying that they’ve been unable to reach a collective agreement with management a year after workers voted to unionize. Read more.
New teachers will be able to apply for full-time positions without having to first put in years of supply teaching, under a proposal Education Minister Lisa Thompson said her government is working on. Read more.
Two reports released Wednesday describe how personal support workers (PSW) and registered practical nurses (RPN) in Sudbury and northern Ontario experience higher levels of physical violence compared to the provincial average. Read more.
Throngs of demonstrators covered the lawn in front of the Ontario legislature Saturday afternoon to protest the Progressive Conservative government’s changes to the provinces education system. Read more.