John A Macdonald

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Name: John A Macdonald
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Crown And First Nation Spar Over What Type Of Right Treaty Annuity Payments Are

Are treaty annuity payments a group or individual right?This is the fundamental question in a legal dispute between the Beardy’s and Okemasis First Nation and federal government.The government argues the yearly payments of five dollars from the Crown ... [Published MBC Network Radio Online - 8 hours ago]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Lawyer Says First Nations People Played Very Little Role In Riel Rebellion

A Calgary lawyer says the government of Sir John A. MacDonald withheld treaty payments to Saskatchewan First Nations in the late 19 th century as part of a strategy to subjugate them.Ron Maurice represents the Beardy’s and Okemasis First Nation in a statement ... [Published MBC Network Radio Online - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

NCC OKs using Queen Elizabeth Driveway for RedBlacks shuttles

The National Capital Commission and the city don't always see eye-to-eye on transit issues, but there was an agreement on Tuesday.The NCC board of directors approved allowing the city to continue to run shuttle buses for RedBlacks games along Queen Elizabeth ... [Published 580 CFRA - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Why Canada wants Scotland to vote 'yes' | Stephen Marche

‘Why is some old English lady still on my money?’ Photograph: Kevin Dooley / Flickr via Creative CommonsThe Union Jack currently occupies space on three of Canada’s provincial flags – by Friday all may be historical artifacts. The Scottish referendum ... [Published Guardian.co.uk - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

The hotel reno that revamped a Canadian icon

Every Maritimer you meet seems to have a story about the Algonquin Hotel, the grande dame overlooking the quaint New Brunswick town of St. Andrews-by-the-Sea. Since it was built in 1889, the hotel has been a magnet for the well-to-do looking for a seaside ... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Scarborough’s Sir John A Macdonald Collegiate celebrates 50th anniversary Sept. 26 to 28

Sir John A Macdonald Collegiate Institute in Scarborough celebrates its 50th anniversary from Sept. 26 to 28.There are events planned for three days to honour the milestone.On Friday Sept. 26, there will be an Alumni Social from 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. at Spirale ... [Published My Kawartha - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

County accepts Sir. John A. MacDonald statue

Prince Edward County council was more than happy to accept a “gift” from a local organization yesterday.David Warrick of the County Community Foundation asked for council’s endorsement of the so called “Macdonald project”, which will see a bronze statue ... [Published Mix97 - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Remembering Confederation

By Lawrence PowellThe Spectatoreditor@annapolisspectator.caA well-attended Confederation Garden Party Wednesday at Cornwallis Park kicked off a series of events at the Cornwallis Community Gardens leading up to the 150th anniversary of Canadian confederation ... [Published The Sou Wester - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

City Hall Notebook: Lobbyist registry coming in 2015

Hamilton will have a lobbyist registry next year.Council voted 12-4 to create a registry next year designed to make it easier for residents to see who is trying to influence city decision-makers for financial gain by requiring lobbyists to announce themselves ... [Published Hamilton Spectator - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 06 2014 - 2 reports

PM marks 200th anniversary of the birth of Sir George-Étienne Cartier

IntroductionPrime Minister Stephen Harper today marked the 200 th anniversary of Sir George-Étienne Cartier’s birth in a ceremony at Château Frontenac National Historic Site of Canada. During the event he unveiled a commemorative plaque and paid tribute ... [Published Prime Minister of Canada - Sep 06 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Charges pending after 3-car collision

CHARGES ARE PENDING AFTER  A THREE VEHICLE COLLISION ON SIR JOHN A MACDONALD BOULEVARD.CHARGES ARE PENDING AFTER A THREE VEHICLE COLLISION ON SIR JOHN A MACDONALD BOULEVARD. THE MISHAP OCCURRED DURING THE NOON HOUR JUST SOUTH OF BATH ROAD. POLICE SAY ... [Published CKWS Kingston News - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 2 reports

Canada's premiers recreate 1864 Charlottetown Conference photo

Canada's premiers recreated an important moment in Canadian history during their annual summer meeting on Thursday.The premiers posed on the steps of Government House in Charlottetown to recreate a Sept. 6, 1864 photo of the delegates to the Charlottetown ... [Published CTV News - Aug 29 2014]

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The hotel reno that revamped a Canadian icon [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 15 2014]
Scarborough’s Sir John A Macdonald Collegiate c... [Published My Kawartha - Sep 15 2014]
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Scotland, Quebec, Catalonia – the unity case ne... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 15 2014]
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Dear Scotland: An open letter from your Canadia... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 12 2014]
Scottish referendum reawakens Canada’s unity gh... [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 12 2014]
Secession would see Scotland reject its own inv... [Published Toronto Star Online - Sep 12 2014]
Yea or Nay: Canadians debate Scottish secession... [Published CJAD 800 - Sep 12 2014]
Underage smoking: All but 12 of 153 stores visi... [Published Kingston Whig-Standard - Sep 12 2014]
County accepts Sir. John A. MacDonald statue [Published Mix97 - Sep 11 2014]
Remembering Confederation [Published The Sou Wester - Sep 11 2014]
City Hall Notebook: Lobbyist registry coming in... [Published Hamilton Spectator - Sep 11 2014]
The Best Way To Stop Our MPs From Serving Their... [Published Huffington Post Canada - Sep 10 2014]
PM delivers remarks in Québec City [Published Prime Minister of Canada - Sep 09 2014]
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