Kyo Maclear wins $20,000 Trillium Book Award for Birds Art Life

Toronto author Kyo Maclear was named the winner of the $ 20,000 Trillium Book Award for her memoir Birds Art Life, published by McClelland and Stewart, at a gala event at the Toronto Reference Library on Thursday. Fiction and nonfiction books by Ontario authors are eligible for the prize, and awards are handed out for…

These Alcoholic Push Pops Are The Perfect Summertime Treat

Summer is here, folks. It’s time to kickback, relax, and enjoy something refreshing to beat the heat. For those who can’t choose between a summer cocktail and a delicious scoop of ice cream, these alcoholic push push pops are the best of both worlds. These frozen delights are courtesy of Las-Vegas based company Buzz Pop…

Justin Trudeau’s February trip to India cost $1.5M, documents show

OTTAWA—New documents suggest the bills for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s troubled trip to India in February exceed $ 1.5 million. The latest figures released by the government include $ 323,000 for hotel stays, $ 485,070 to fly and staff the VIP Airbus for 43.7 hours over the nine-day trip, $ 5,235 for cell phone fees,…