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New Prince Album Out Today

Prince has a new album coming out today, more than two years after his death. The 35 minute recording dubbed “Piano and a Microphone, 1983,” features Prince sitting at a piano and a microphone back in 1983. It contains nine

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In The News For September 21, 2018

Canada is taking its first step to join a global movement banning single-use plastic, with the federal environment minister announcing the government will gradually eliminate most of the environmentally damaging waste from its operations. Speaking at a meeting of G-7

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We Spend Nearly $50 A Week On Who Knows What…

According to a survey by Visa, Americans are spending roughly $48 a week on, well, who knows what.   We’re spending about $200 a month on miscellaneous stuff that we just don’t keep track of.   That’s $2,400 a year.

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In The News For September 20, 2018

A 51-year-old man from Toronto was charged with careless driving after the tractor-trailer he was driving was involved in a multi-vehicle crash with a school bus in Hawkesbury yesterday around 9:00 in the morning. The bus driver was airlifted to a hospital

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Top 10 Back To School Parental Worries

ACCORDING TO A RECENT SURVEY FROM LICE CLINICS OF AMERICA That children are safe 48% Whether children are happy 44% Whether children will be bullied 43% If children are keeping up in class 41% Getting good grades 39% How well

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Spanking Survey

A new survey by YouGov reveals that 37% of parents think spanking is an effective form of punishment. 45% say it is ineffective while 18% are not sure. Other findings:   Men (45%) are considerably more likely than women (29%)

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In The News For September 19, 2018

  Beau’s Oktoberfest, takes place Friday and Saturday at the Vankleek Hill fairgrounds with Friday night  the opening parade down Vankleek Hill’s Main Street at 5 p.m. More than 20 vintage tractors are part of the line-up. High Street will

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SpaceX-Moon Flying People For First-Ever Private Commercial Trip Around Moon

A Japanese billionaire says he will invite six to eight artists, architects and other creative people on a weeklong journey to circumnavigate the moon.   At an event at Space-X headquarters near Los Angeles yesterday, Yusaku Maezawa said the company’s

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In The News For September 18, 2018

Hawkesbury OPP along with members of the Hawkesbury OPP Crime Unit are investigating after a man broke into an Alfred residence last Wednesday evening. A  person was assaulted and  sustained life-threatening injuries. The male is described as being in his late

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Calorie Counts On Menus Do Work!

People given nutrition information eat 45 fewer calories per meal (but it doesn’t sway them towards healthier desserts).   People who know how many calories are in their food choose to eat more healthily, a study has found.   While

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In The News For September 17, 2018

The House of Commons resumes sitting today after its summer break. The Trudeau government is expected to face pointed questions from the opposition about its purchase of the multi-billion-dollar Trans Mountain pipeline and the expansion which was stalled by a

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US-Art-Teacher’s-Dress-Sustainability

A New Jersey art teacher is pledging to wear the same outfit for 100 days to teach students about sustainability. Julia Mooney says wearing a different outfit each day is “very wasteful” and that the fashion industry is a “huge

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In The News For September 14, 2018

At Tuesday’s regular council meeting Champlain Township Mayor Gary Barton said that a meeting had taken place earlier that afternoon to discuss the busy portion of Highway 34 at the north end of Vankleek Hill. A new Foodland store will

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Cottage Made Entirely From Chocolate Opens September 19th

Chocoholics could see one of their wildest dreams come true, as Booking.com is offering them the opportunity to experience life in a world made entirely from their favorite sweet treat. Reservations for an 18-square-metre cottage made entirely from chocolate will

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Apple’s New Health-Focused Apple Watch Can Call For Help If You Fall Down

Apple on Wednesday introduced a new health-focused Apple Watch, called the Apple Watch Series 4, with a larger display and a thinner overall body. The Apple Watch Series 4 has a handful of new watch faces to take advantage of the

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