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Staying hydrated through summer

Staying hydrated through summer

Most of the chemical reactions in our bodies require fluids so that they can take place and fluids also help to transmit nerve impulses throughout our body.
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Cheryl Wilcox is the mom behind Mom's Homemade salsa

Cheryl Wilcox is the mom behind Mom's Homemade salsa

Mom’s Homemade salsa plans to expand to new locations and introduce a new flavour!
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Understanding why the WE contract was just wrong

Understanding why the WE contract was just wrong

The Government of Canada and WE Charity mutually agreed to terminate their agreement that WE would administer the $912 million Canada Student Service Grant
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Understanding why the WE contract was just wrong

Understanding why the WE contract was just wrong

The Government of Canada and WE Charity mutually agreed to terminate their agreement that WE would administer the $912 million Canada Student Service Grant
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Covid-19: Reflections on the end game

Covid-19: Reflections on the end game

As I write this, less than a third of one per cent of Canadians have tested positive for Covid-19, but few scientists believe that everyone who has been infected has been tested
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Excusing rape — OCPC must investigate competency of Ottawa Police Services Board

Excusing rape — OCPC must investigate competency of Ottawa Police Services Board

Ottawa taxpayers are now facing another multi-million-dollar lawsuit for damages due to criminal police misconduct, misogyny and OPSB incompetency.
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Arts & Events

Fun summer science activities from Quirk's host Bob McDonald

Fun summer science activities from Quirk's host Bob McDonald

Summer is here, and you're probably asking yourself what to do with the kids that doesn't involve plunking them down in front of a screen with a video game.
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Album Reviews: Haim, Nadine Shah, Tei Shi

Album Reviews: Haim, Nadine Shah, Tei Shi

Five new albums reviews for your Canada Day week!
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Award-winning Employable Me releases season 3 

Award-winning Employable Me releases season 3 

A TVO documentary is changing employers’ views on the disabled, proving that they can be successful and an important asset in the workforce.
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Sports

NHL swings and misses, big time

NHL swings and misses, big time

Friday night’s draft lottery was like hitting the trifecta for clubs thought to be out of the mix for Lafreniere, the guaranteed first overall selection.
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Draft lottery awaits, Super A.J. returns, COVID still hitting hard

Draft lottery awaits, Super A.J. returns, COVID still hitting hard

There hasn’t been much of anything to get charged up about – for local NHL fans - regarding the Ottawa Senators in months.
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BlackJacks deal familiar look to area basketball fans

BlackJacks deal familiar look to area basketball fans

The first expansion franchise in the history of the Canadian Elite Basketball League, the Ottawa BlackJacks join the capital's sports landscape.
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Politics

‘Defund the Police’ is a call for REFORM

‘Defund the Police’ is a call for REFORM

Instead of spending hundreds of thousands of dollars to hire thirty-one new police officers the money should be spent on hiring nurses, social workers, mental health and addiction experts.
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Canada’s China policy should begin with release of Meng Wanzhou

Canada’s China policy should begin with release of Meng Wanzhou

Under the current law, the minister of justice has the right to withdraw the authority to proceed and to end the extradition proceeding.
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The UN Security Council — What were the Liberals thinking

The UN Security Council — What were the Liberals thinking

It was not surprising that the Trudeau government did not win its coveted UN Security Council seat.
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Fashion & Beauty

Pretty little pearls — A wee primer on pearl cultivation

Pretty little pearls — A wee primer on pearl cultivation

June’s the birth month of pearl. Let’s explore how pearls form naturally and how they’re cultivated. First though, a little history.
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Being a fashion face and giving back never looked so gorgeous

Being a fashion face and giving back never looked so gorgeous

Julie Beun does it again. The Ottawa marketing, communications and media personality started AboutFace Masks.
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The pretty pantry: The beauty ingredients hiding in your kitchen

The pretty pantry: The beauty ingredients hiding in your kitchen

Many skincare and beauty ingredients can be found at home, right in your kitchen.
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Business

ComIT, Canadian Charity Offering Free IT Training Launches in Ottawa

ComIT, Canadian Charity Offering Free IT Training Launches in Ottawa

ComIT is a non-profit Canadian company providing free IT training for those who wish to expand their professional skill set and begin a career in the tech sector.
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Smart Agriculture is for everyone — not just for farmers

Smart Agriculture is for everyone — not just for farmers

The biggest value of Artificial Intelligence to agriculture is the analysis of real time data to make predictions and assist farmers in their day to day operations.
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Business loan or personal loan: Which one is the best for a startup?

Business loan or personal loan: Which one is the best for a startup?

If you have a start-up or a start-up idea and cannot decide which loan best fuels your business, this is where you should invest your time.
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Food & Wine

Cheryl Wilcox is the mom behind Mom's Homemade salsa

Cheryl Wilcox is the mom behind Mom's Homemade salsa

Mom’s Homemade salsa plans to expand to new locations and introduce a new flavour!
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Ice cream company brings the traditions of Damascus to Ottawa

Ice cream company brings the traditions of Damascus to Ottawa

Cousins Ruba and Weam are making Bakdash — a popular summer treat from Syria.

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Travel the world with five authentic Black owned restaurants

Travel the world with five authentic Black owned restaurants

Supporting the Black Lives Matter movement has never been tastier!
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Travel

Best spots for a beach vacation in Latin America

Best spots for a beach vacation in Latin America

Latin America is a paradise for beach-lovers, the region offers plenty of coastline to keep vacationers happy. 
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Five small Ottawa-area towns to visit this summer

Five small Ottawa-area towns to visit this summer

There are many beautiful small towns waiting to be discovered by Ottawa residents who want to get out of the house.
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4 Best road trips from Ottawa

4 Best road trips from Ottawa

From canals to historic buildings, Ottawa is jam packed full of attractions.
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Health

Staying hydrated through summer

Staying hydrated through summer

Most of the chemical reactions in our bodies require fluids so that they can take place and fluids also help to transmit nerve impulses throughout our body.
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The school uniform debate — the pros and cons

The school uniform debate — the pros and cons

School uniforms are very common all around the world, especially in Catholic schools, and private schools but do they supress individual freedom of expression
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Get to know healthy sugars and enjoy the sweet things in life

Get to know healthy sugars and enjoy the sweet things in life

This week, I will be looking at the difference between artificial sweeteners and more natural sweeteners such as honey and maple syrup.
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Homes & Neighbourhoods

6 Benefits of hiring an interior designer for your home renovation

6 Benefits of hiring an interior designer for your home renovation

Whether you want to make every space of your house look bigger or change your interior's entire aesthetics, the design ideas for home design and renovation are endless.
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The hardest working appliance — the hot water tank

The hardest working appliance — the hot water tank

Your hot water tank is one of the most hard working appliances in your home. It heats water for showers, baths, dishwashing, laundry and more
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How to improve the look and feel of your home

How to improve the look and feel of your home

To make your home feel special and welcoming, you need to add the magic touch by redecorating or furnishing.
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Good Reads

Hurt on the job: 5 must-know steps to take if injured at work

Hurt on the job: 5 must-know steps to take if injured at work

Were you hurt on the job and need to know what to do? Read this article for the top must-know steps to take if you were injured at work.
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How to run a restaurant safely during COVID-19
A Tourist’s Guide To Ottawa: What To See And Do

A Tourist’s Guide To Ottawa: What To See And Do

Ottawa is the capital city of Canada and is packed with things to see and do.
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Reviews

Darkness Falls review — Interview with the star Shawn Ashmore

Darkness Falls review — Interview with the star Shawn Ashmore

Watch Keith Whittier's review of this dark drama along with a bonus interview with the film's star.
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The Main Event: a movie for the whole family from Netflix

The Main Event: a movie for the whole family from Netflix

Keith Whittier describes what you get when you cross a superhero movie with professional wrestling!
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Find out if Netflix's Love Wedding Repeat is worth a watch

Find out if Netflix's Love Wedding Repeat is worth a watch

Film reviewer Keith Whittier, who loves a good wedding as much as a big laugh, gives this movie a B. Watch his full review!
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Best Picks

Riceberry — a whole grain rice that's a whole lot of delicious

Riceberry — a whole grain rice that's a whole lot of delicious

Jazz up your dinner and your vitamin count with Riceberry Rice from Thailand

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Melitta Cold Brew recipes to share with dad

Melitta Cold Brew recipes to share with dad

It’s that time of year again where we celebrate dads for all the great work that they do.
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Earth’s Own Naked Oat plant-based milk alternative

Earth’s Own Naked Oat plant-based milk alternative

Plant-Based isn’t just a diet or a trendy hashtag. It’s a bold choice to stand up for our environment and our health.

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