To BMore in Baltimore Apr16

To BMore in Baltimore

By Krista In a couple of months I will be saying that I’ve lived in Baltimore for a whole year. Holy cow. How did that even happen? How long can you live someplace and still get away with being the new kid on the block? Even though I’ve …read more Source:...

Announcing Crescendo – Inclusive Workplaces Apr16

Announcing Crescendo – Inclusive Workplaces

By thetrendytechie In January, I left Microsoft to build a startup. A few telling tweets aside, it has largely been kept under wraps – but I’m finally ready to share what we’re up to. Please welcome to the world: Like many minorities in tech, I have faced my share of discrimination and harassment. Sometimes …read more Source: Trendy...

Is a spoonful of sugar the way to get the vegetables to go down?

By Diana When I saw this article: “Sugar, salt or sweeteners may be key to getting children to eat greens” last week in the Nutrition Resource Centre “News in Brief” email I knew that I had to read more. I mean, were the authors really suggesting …read more Source: Bite My...

Is the province stealing hundreds of millions from CBRM? Apr16

Is the province stealing hundreds of millions from CBRM?

By Parker There’s a story going around Cape Breton that the province is cheating the Cape Breton Regional Municipality out of hundreds of millions of dollars per year in federal equalization payments to which our island is Constitutionally entitled. The story is untrue. Among technocrats who understand how equalization works, and the …read more Source: The...