While some of our food is grown and processed locally, most of it travels several hundred to several thousand kilometres before it lands on our plates.
The Scandinavian Cultural Centre celebrates their 50th anniversary.
Imagine yourself sitting atop a two thousand pound bull trying to get a grip. Who would you want in your little corner of the rodeo ring?
Back in the days of Lesage and the Quiet Revolution, before Pierre Trudeau came to power in Ottawa, the question asked most often was What Does Quebec Want ?
Just over 160 Canadians have been killed in Afghanistan since our military was first committed to go there more than a decade ago, and it ain’t over yet.
I am not what you would call a world traveler, even in my own region of Canada. But this month I pushed the envelope a little with a rare visit to the near north.
Last week a “Coming Soon” sign was hung from the Weir Hardware building at 666 Main Street next to the Bell Hotel. It is for a new, three-storey commercial building.
The chilly wind was an unwelcome change that created a complicated problem for those rappelling down the RBC building as they battled heavy gusts of wind along with their fears.
Whoever said “books are dead”? Access to them has never been this easy!
A recent survey has found a potent liver toxin, contained in blue-green algae, infects many of our lakes, and could potentially have dire consequences for human health.