Renfrew County District School Board staff are recommending they forge ahead with closing both Westmeath and Madawaska Public Schools.
Downtown Pembroke is once more ushering in spring with its annual One-Stop Service Shop Trade Show on Saturday, May 7.
The 80 kilometres an hour speed limit will be maintained in front of Petawawa's Pine View Public School, however, the County of Renfrew will erect oversized “School Area” signs at that location.
Lindsay Blair will have to wait another few days to learn the exact nature of her sentence, but Justice Robert Selkirk assured her that whatever his final decision, it will not involve time behind bars.
Federal bureaucrats are raising concerns about distracted driving in semi-autonomous cars that don't require much input from the driver.
Police are investigating what they're calling an act of vandalism -- and what a farm spokesperson is calling an act of animal rights extremism -- after some 500 minks were set loose in southwestern Ontario overnight Friday.
A coroner’s jury is recommending that Ontario’s child protection agencies merge to help prevent the repetition of the murder of a seven-year-old girl who was beaten to death by her guardians.
A "groundbreaking" court ruling Friday dismissing charges against a New Brunswick man arrested for importing Quebec liquor will have a national impact far beyond saving Maritimers a few bucks on their beer, says the man's Ontario-based constitutional lawyer.
The white man accused of slaying nine black parishioners last year at a South Carolina church planned the shooting for six months and wanted to start a race war, said a friend who pleaded guilty on Friday to federal charges in a related case.
With seven performances under his belt, U.S. President Barack Obama will try one last time to bring the house down at the annual White House correspondents' dinner on Saturday, a night of playful ribbing of both politicians and the news media.
Crews on Friday finished removing the estimated 60,000-pound carcass of a rotting whale from a Southern California beach.
A teenage girl was killed when she was thrown from a ride at a church carnival in southwest Texas on Friday, media said.
The older of two sons charged with murdering their parents at their home in California said he shot his father multiple times, but he did not shoot his mother, according to police.
A recovered cellphone at the centre of a dispute between the families of two Florida teens who went missing during a fishing trip last summer will be examined by Apple Inc, the manufacturer, in an agreement reached during a hearing on Friday, according to a local media report.
Authorities have rescued eight unsupervised children from a San Antonio home where a two-year-old boy was chained to the ground in the backyard and a three-year-old girl was tied to a door with a dog leash, sheriff's officials said Friday.
A group of hackers linked to Islamic State has posted online a list of thousands of New York residents and urged followers of the militant group to target them, according to a source with knowledge of the matter.
It helps to have friends in high places when you're promoting an athletic event.
An aid agency says a Canadian-funded hospital in Syria has been destroyed.
It's one of the physics world's most complex machines, and it has been immobilized -- temporarily -- by a weasel.