Before Jonathan Lewis was charged with killing his father — Teenage Head guitarist Gord Lewis — he was convicted of harassment, had a history of messaging people in Hamilton and, according to his lawyer, lived with mental health issues. The charges are untested, but are prompting discussion about mental health supports.
Ezra Marfo's passed away Friday Sept 16, but his father Jacob and local Hamilton communities will continue the toddler's legacy by continuing Swabs4Ezra donor campaign.
While some travellers say they'll be glad when they no longer have to use the ArriveCAN app when entering Canada, others say there might still be some use for the tool.
Some Hindus and Sikhs in Ontario are not pleased with the date of this year's municipal election, especially some of the candidates, because people are set to cast ballots on the main day for the religious festival of Diwali in October.
The francophone community in Hamilton started Franco Ontarian Day celebrations by raising the Franco-Ontario flag on Thursday, but the day came with a bit of controversy.
There have been plenty of promises about what candidates will do if elected, but what is actually in their power?
Four months after the body of a girl, between the age of 10 months and two-years old, was found in the Grand River near Dunnville, Ont., police still don't know who she is or how she died.
Gavin Stephens came to Hamilton during what he said was "the whole 'Art is the new steel' era. "I thought it meant a change deeper than slogans. Needless to say, I was very naive," he writes.
A Niagara-area school is auditing the materials of a teacher who's facing "disciplinary action" after a student was sent home with a worksheet showing two cartoon characters in stereotypical Indigenous clothing, including feathered headbands.
Marineland and a former employee, who had been accused of plotting to steal an almost 800-pound walrus, have worked out their decade-long legal battle: The Niagara Falls, Ont., theme park has dropped a $1.5-million lawsuit against activist Philip Demers, and Smooshi and her calf will be rehoused.