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Hamilton: Not a lunchpail town

A trip to the Hamilton area will soon convince you that there is much more there than steel-mills, bowling alleys and football.

The world’s greatest detective

Robert Fabian, who had risen through the ranks of the London Metropolitan Police Force to become detective superintendent of Scotland Yard, was popularly known as the world’s greatest detective.

Memories of London’s underground

All the hubbub surrounding Toronto’s expansion of its smallish subway service got me to thinking about the massive London Underground System with its almost 300 stations on 11 different lines.

Norfolk, Ont. mink farmers make Faces of Fur calendar

Sandra admits the anti-fur lobby is huge and recalls 450 mink being released by activists who broke into the cages on a Simcoe farm a few years back

Matilda comes to Toronto as part of Mirvish's '15-'16 season

Two Tony Award-winning musicals and a hit London play are among the productions in the Mirvish 2015-16 season.

BOB'S BLOG: History repeating itself says crusading author, 91

The author looks back at the Depression and the brutal poverty he experienced in his youth, and sees how history is repeating itself.

ALL THINGS CONSIDERED: Sergeant hightailed it in the gloom of London’s Christ Church

Other than nabbing a suspect, there’s nothing more satisfying to a young constable than putting one over on his sergeant.

Rod Stewart, Blondie, Jane's Addiction to headline Kitchener's Big Music Fest

Big Music Fest will also feature Rod Stewart, Blondie, Jane's Addiction and several other popular bands as it returns to McLennan Park in Kitchener from July 10-12.

Echoes of Bobby Gimby: Ottawa-area township salutes 1967

1967 will be coming alive again at this year's Heritage Day celebration being hosted by the Goulbourn Township Historical Society on Saturday, Feb. 14.

Newmarket judge says no to racist will

Maple man Eric Spence, who died two years ago at 71, tried to disinherit one of his two daughters because she had a baby with a white man.

Forever Young Information

Canada's Adult Lifestyle Publication

Index warns of sore weather

Sep 03, 2008 - 5 comments

Does your arthritis act up when it's cold and wet? Does warm air trigger your migraines? A new e-mail alert will soon be available to warn you when the coming weather could spell trouble for your particular pains. The Canadian Medical...

Cholesterol may defuse dementia time bomb

Sep 03, 2008 - 4 comments

With an aging population, the world may be facing a dementia time bomb, says a researcher at the French National Institute for Health and Medical Research at University College, London, England. But Archana Singh-Manoux may have found something to help defuse...

Do you have osteoarthritis?

Sep 03, 2008 - 4 comments

An estimated one in 10 Canadian adults has OA. The Arthritis Society has developed a list of common signs and symptoms to help identify this disease. A gradual onset of pain occurs in joints typically affected by OA. These include the...

Science or sales pitch?

Sep 03, 2008 - 4 comments

In fairy tales for the young, fair maiden is rescued by Prince Charming. In fairy tales for the not-so-young, aging matron is rejuvenated by magic potion. She applies an emulsion every day and, after a time, looks in the mirror and...

B.C. adds acupuncture to benefits list

Sep 03, 2008 - 5 comments

British Columbia is the first Canadian province to offer acupuncture treatments as a supplementary benefit for its Medical Service Plan (MSP) premium assistance recipients. "Acupuncture is recognized worldwide as a safe and effective way to treat or manage a variety of...

Scars and wrinkles

Health, Skin Care Photo
Sep 03, 2008 - 15 comments

What do ducks and women have in common? Both preen. But when ducks preen, they spread PurCellin Oil over their feathers, enabling water to bead off them without becoming sticky. Now you might ask, what has that to do with women?...

Take care discussing sex when re-learning how to date

Sep 03, 2008 - 4 comments

Reaching a mature age doesn't limit someone's right to sexual satisfaction, but it also doesn't exempt the 50-plus crowd entering the dating scene from the dangers of sex, says a U.S.-based online relationship website. The most recent statistics from the U.S....

North Stars

Sep 03, 2008 - 5 comments

As a card-carrying Broadway critic with more than 70 years of theatre- going under my belt, I learned a thing or two about Canadian theatre in three intensive days of matinee and evening observation, first at the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, then...

How does your garden grow?

Lifestyle, Pastimes Slideshow
Sep 03, 2008 - 4 comments

Boomers love gardens. That seems to be a generally accepted premise. But are boomers really gardeners? That's less certain, according to a number of garden experts. There is plenty of evidence - but it is oddly contradictory. Gardening is Canada's number-one...

Retire to school

Sep 03, 2008 - 4 comments

It's not just kids who are heading back to school this September. Older folks are also reentering the hallowed halls in record numbers. If you've toyed with the idea of expressing your creative side, upgrading your skills or taking courses so...