PSAC president backs MP Charlie Angus for NDP leadership
Northern Ontario MP Charlie Angus says he's pleased to have the support of organized labour in the race for the NDP leadership.
The president of the Public Service Alliance of Canada issued an open letter this week, backed by several other labour leaders, saying no one can question Angus's commitment to the party's ''traditional values.''
The labour movement has long been a mainstay of New Democrat support.
Angus says the leadership race will come down to whose message is resonating most with their base.
If your IceDogs glass is half full, you're smiling about your team taking over first place in the OHL's Central Division. If your IceDogs glass is half empty, you're down after a 1-0 late overtime loss to visiting Ottawa.
First star Oliver Castleman scored a goal and added three assists as the IceDogs topped the Mississauga Steelheads 6-3 at the Meridian Centre. On a night of firsts, Philip Tomasino scored his first in the OHL and Elijah Roberts netted his first in a Niagara uniform.
IceDogs first year forward Philip Tomasino has been selected to represent Canada at the World Under 17 Challenge in Dawson Creek and Fort St. John B.C. A total of 66 CHL players will be divided into three teams wearing Canada's colours from November 5-11.