Toronto candidate seeks federal election date change due to Jewish holiday

Chani Aryeh-Bain is gearing up for a busy federal election campaign. The Conservative candidate is running in the Toronto riding of Eglinton-Lawrence. But after clinching the nomination in April, she said she realized she may not be voting in the…

Canadian Jewish advocacy group reports ‘uptick’ in anti-Semitism

Outside the family home in Vaughan, Andrew Sefton consults with a security company about installing surveillance cameras. “We’re interested in enhancing the household security so that at least on a preventative, on a precautionary measure, we are going to be…

‘This is a problem across the country’: Clothing donation bin deaths prompt demand for action

Another person has died after getting stuck in a clothing donation bin in Canada, sparking calls to remove or fix the containers, which some people have called “death traps.” And now a large manufacturer of clothing donation bins used by charities across…