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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.

Oakville Christian-radio host Leek dies after scuba diving in Florida Keys

Jim Leek, 58, was diving at the French Reef off of Key Largo on Thursday, Jan. 29

Co-founder of Parry Sound Festival of the Sound dies

Along with husband, internationally known pianist Anton Kuerti, the couple helped established the world acclaimed local musical festival, The Festival of the Sound, in the summer of 1979 at their cottage in Parry Sound.

Forever Young Information

Canada's Adult Lifestyle Publication

1963-65: Forest Rangers on Fire

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Apr 11, 2015 - 1 comments

CBC’s seminal kids show lasted only three seasons in its original run but today lives on in syndication around the world and on video, Facebook, a website and through two reunions

Gambling and golf

Apr 08, 2015 - 0 comments

Doug Ford was PGA Player of the Year in 1955; was a member of four Ryder Cup teams; and, with a nod to the great white north, won the Canadian Open in 1959 and again in 1963.

Sweetheart Cathy Jones

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Apr 05, 2015 - 0 comments

Cathy Jones, in her 22nd season of This Hour Has 22 Minutes, celebrates ‘groovy’milestone.

Understanding Beatleness

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Apr 05, 2015 - 0 comments

Fifty years after their debut in North America the Beatles remain as viscerally popular with their fans as they were when they became musical trailblazers in the 1960s.

Un-Neighbourly Conduct: War of 1812 history lesson in 3 periods

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Mar 17, 2015 - 3 comments

Did you find history class boring? An easy way to understand the War of 1812 is to compare it to a hockey game.

LIFE IN THE BOOMER LANE: What men are good for

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Mar 16, 2015 - 0 comments

Jessie Gallan, age 109, credits her advanced age to porridge and avoidance of men

LAUGHLINES: Make a beeline for feline cafe

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Mar 13, 2015 - 0 comments

"Cats have it all," said the late poet and singer Rod McKuen, "admiration, and endless sleep, and company only when they want it."

Flashback 1975: Rocky Horror – Do the Time Warp again

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Mar 11, 2015 - 0 comments

1975: They still have midnight showings of the Rocky Horror Picture Show at 200 theatres around the world, 40 years after the film’s release

Drayton in Cambridge: Stunning Wizard of Oz at the Dunfield

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Mar 10, 2015 - 0 comments

"The Wizard of Oz," Drayton Entertainment's second production of the 2015 season, opened Friday night to a packed house at Dunfield Theatre in Cambridge.

Tax benefits help ease the financial burden for caregivers

Mar 10, 2015 - 0 comments

Our tax system contains a number of breaks for individuals with disabilities or impairments as well as non-refundable tax credits available to caregivers. #Alzheimers