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John Lennon Stamp Dedication in NYC Next Month

John Lennon is the next artist to be featured in the U-S Postal Service series of stamps honouring music icons. The Forever stamp will be dedicated September 7th in New York City.  The stamp pane will resemble a 45-record sleeve. 

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“Downton Abbey” Movie Starts Filming This Summer!

A popular import TV show is about to make the leap from the flat-screen to the big screen. There’s confirmation that “Downton Abbey” will be released as a movie. Focus Features says work on the movie will begin this summer.

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Royal Christening Official Photos

In honour of Prince Louis’ christening earlier this month, Kensington Palace has released four official photos taken after the ceremony. The images captured by celebrity photographer Matt Holyoak show Prince William and his wife Kate posing with their three children

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Million Dollar Blaze In Barrhaven

Fifteen people have been left without a place to stay after a blaze in Barrhaven Thursday. Around 4:45 p.m., crews responded to several 911 calls reporting a townhouse fire at 244-A Claridge Drive. Smoke was visible from a distance and a

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Thailand Cave Rescue Story Coming To The Big Screen

That was fast! It’s only been a few days since 12 young Thai soccer players and their coach were pulled from the flooded cave where they were trapped for more than two weeks, but there’s already talk of a movie

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Is A Bad Mood Good For You?

Is there any benefit to being in a bad mood?  Apparently so. New research has found that being in a bad mood can help some people’s executive functioning, such as their ability to focus attention, manage time and prioritize tasks.

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Best News!!!

There is jubilation around the world at news all of the young soccer players and their coach are safety out of a flooded cave in northern Thailand. Thailand’s navy SEALs posted the good news on Facebook just before 8 a.m.

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Falls Are Most Common Form Of Injury In Canada

A new report finds accidental falls are the most common form of injury across the country.The Canadian Institute for Health Information says every day last year, unintentional falls resulted in 18-hundred reported emergency department visits and 417 hospital admissions. Accidental

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4th of July Bash Toned Down This Year

As Americans mark Independence Day with fireworks, parades and barbecues, the annual Fourth of July party at the U-S ambassador’s residence in Ottawa expects a smaller-than-usual crowd. Many guests have decided to boycott the event this year, citing trade tensions

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Drink Coffee – Live Longer

New research shows coffee drinkers may have a shot at a longer life compared to those who abstain. In a study of nearly half-a-million adults, coffee drinkers had a slightly lower risk of death over 10 years than those who

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Tragic Fire At SPCA Of Western Quebec

A number of animals have perished as a result of a  massive fire that’s destroyed the SPCA of Western Quebec building in Gatineau. Fire crews on the Quebec side were dispatched to the location at 659 Auguste Mondoux just before

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What You Need To Know This Long Weekend

Because Canada Day falls on a Sunday this year, Monday is a statutory holiday. Most grocery stores and other retailers, such as malls, will be open Sunday (some with reduced hours) but closed on Monday, July 2. LCBO and most

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Hollywood Star For Michael Buble

Canadian crooner Michael Buble will be getting his own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame next year. The double-Grammy winner from Burnaby B.C. is one of the entertainers to be honoured by the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce.  The Class

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Steamy Long Weekend Ahead!

Summer arrives in a serious way in the capital region just in time for Canada’s 151st birthday celebrations. Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for the Ottawa-area.  Here’s what we can expect: 4:37 AM EDT Wednesday 27 June

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This One’s For The Birds

A mama bird has laid her eggs right where the main stage of Bluesfest is set to go up at Lebreton Flats, and time is quickly running out.  The stage is supposed to arrive today for setup and the hope

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