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Last Build Date: Wed, 17 Jan 2018 15:07:55 EST

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Local Governments Continually Ignore Web Accessibility Guidelines According to the Bureau of Internet Accessibility

Wed, 17 Jan 2018 14:35:14 EST

PROVIDENCE, RI--(Marketwired - January 17, 2018) - The following is a statement by the Bureau of Internet Accessibility (BoIA) and based on their finding from conducting automated audits of Local Government websites. BoIA found a significant number of Local Government websites to be completely inaccessible, despite national efforts to enforce web site accessibility. In accordance with the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), local governments are required to take steps to ensure that disabled citizens of the region have sufficient access to online services such as online ticket and bill paying, email communication, and applying for employment. However, local government services continue to be one of the main industries that neglect website accessibility, despite the frequent use of local government sites by disabled individuals.

The Second Annual Magazines Canada Fellowship Program Now Open for Applications

Mon, 15 Jan 2018 12:00:00 EST

TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - January 15, 2018) - Magazines Canada is proud to announce that applications for the second annual Fellowship program have opened today, January 15, 2018. Applications will close on February 16, 2018. Emerging journalists, as well as interested host magazines, can apply at

YMCA of Greater Toronto Breaks GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS(TM) Title for Largest Exercise Ball Demonstration/Class!

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:43:52 EST

454 Community Members Sweat For Good, Making World History in Toronto