Second World War veteran drops ceremonial puck at great-granddaughter’s hockey game

On the evening of Nov. 11, a hockey game at Clareview Recreation Centre began with a very touching tribute. “Since it was on Nov. 11, Remembrance Day, we thought we’d honour a 94-year-old World War Two vet,” said Doug Donnelly,…

Canadian veterans endure past and present pain on Remembrance Day

November 11 2019 7:33pm It was an emotional day for Canadian veterans attending the Remembrance Day ceremony in Ottawa. Mercedes Stephenson spoke with one veteran, who said the days leading up to November 11th are like preparing for a funeral.…

Thousands honour veterans at Remembrance Day ceremony in Ottawa

November 11 2019 7:31pm From coast to coast to coast, Canadians spent this November 11th paying tribute to those who served this country and never came home. Abigail Bimman reports from the Remembrance Day ceremony in Ottawa, where she heard…

Some veterans continue to be excluded from Ontario emergency grant for service members

A government program designed to support Canadian veterans is still leaving many behind. Global News reported in March the Ontario Soldiers’ Aid Commission, the province’s emergency grant program for veterans, turned away service members of recent conflicts while returning most…