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Marijuana stocks up after Ontario announces cannabis supply agreements

Some marijuana sector stocks are up slightly after Ontario announced supply agreements with 26 licensed producers in preparation for legalization of recreational pot this fall.

'Torrential downpours' and 'dangerous thunderstorms' in forecast for Tuesday

Environment Canada is warning of 'torrential downpours' at times on Tuesday and the potential for dangerous thunderstorms.

Waterloo region offers loans to homeowners who create affordable housing units

A new program from the Region of Waterloo will lend homeowners up to $25,000 to create a secondary suite in their house. The units created through the program must be rented at below-average market rent.

Waterloo region wants homegrown solution if Ford pushes governance review

In the wake of Premier Doug Ford's post-election announcement to cut Toronto's municipal council from 47 seats to 25, the PC leader has said he has no plans to cut any other local governments. But there has been talk of a regional government review.

Free pads and tampons popping up in Guelph library branches, businesses

Holly Mastrogiacomo started Tampon Tuesdays in Guelph two years ago to help provide feminine hygiene products to women in shelters. Now, the initiative has expanded and Mastrogiacomo is distributing pads and tampons to city businesses and library branches.

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