The Royal Canadian Mint is holding a design contest for all 5 of our coins to commemorate our 150th anniversary in 2017. You could win a trip to the unveiling and $2000. Enter HERE
There haven’t been any reports of injury but a self-feeding baby bottle system is just flat out illegal in Canada so the Podee Hands-Free Babby Bottle System has been recalled from all Bed, Bath & Beyond stores in Canada.
31 year old South African comedian Trevor Noah will replace Jon Stewart…a date has not been set yet.
How about this for an Easter treat? A place in Los Angeles called Stacked makes them out of: Vanilla ice cream swirled with cheesecake batter, chocolate syrup, caramel syrup and 2 split Cadbury Creme Eggs.
Jim Prentice’s government introduced the 2015/2016 Alberta budget Thursday. Highlights include increases in fuel, liquor and cigarette taxes that take effect Friday. Additionally, fees will increase on things like vehicle registration and property titles. Healthcare premiums are back after being eliminated in 2009; anyone making over $50,000 will pay a levy up to $1000 annually. Income taxes have also increased for income earners over $100,000 and over $250,000.