In the News: Cemeteries are Closed for Business, Now What?

Many municipalities, such as Hamilton - the focus of a recent Hamilton Spectator article - are running out of room for people in its cemeteries. Not only this, but the population is looking for more economical burial options, and traditional burial in a cemetery can be pricy. It's not just…

Queen Victoria Mourning & Other Royal Rituals

Victoria Day is a Canadian holiday celebrating Queen Victoria's birthday, which was May 24, 1819. And while the holiday celebrates the life of our second longest reigning monarch (Queen Elizabeth II surpassed her), one of the most often told stories about Queen Victoria is about how she mourned her beloved…