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Emma Corrin To Play Lady Diana Spencer On The Crown

Netflix has crowned Emma Corrin as Lady Diana Spencer, who went on to become the Princess of Wales, on its drama series The Crown. Emma Corrin is a 23-year-old, relatively unknown actor, who has thus far graced television screens in

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REDBLACKS Form A Puppy Partnership With Canadian Guide Dogs For The Blind

A litter of six guide dog puppies born in early March will become part of the Ottawa REDBLACKS football team. The litter consists our four black Labrador Retrievers and two yellow Labrador Retrievers, four males and two females. They will

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4th Annual Maple Weekend Is Happening Across The Province On Saturday & Sunday

The Ontario Maple Syrup Producers’ Association are hosting the fourth Annual Maple Weekend on April 6 ~ 7, 2019 from 10 AM to 4 PM. Participants in Maple Weekend can be found across the province in a number of maple

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[Video] New Netflix Series Drives Home How We’ve Altered ‘Our Planet’

Prince Harry, Prince William and Prince Charles stepped out together on Thursday evening for the global premiere of Netflix’s Our Planet at the Natural History Museum in London. All three royals looked dapper for the occasion, dressing up in black

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Celine Dion To Return To Ottawa In October!

It was announced last night that Céline Dion will perform at Richcraft Live at the Canadian Tire Centre on Wednesday, October 16th as part of her Courage World Tour. It will be Celine Dion’s first full North American tour in

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ABBA To Release A New Single In The Fall

ABBA’s Bjorn Ulvaeus says fans can expect a new song “in September or October”. The Swedish pop group broke up 37 years ago, in 1982. The original members of the band; Bjorn Ulvaeus, Benny Andersson, Anni-Frid Lyngstad and Agnetha Faltskog

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Harry & Meghan’s New Instagram Account Sets Guinness World Record

Last month, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, commonly referred to as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, made headlines for their plan to establish their own royal household to distinguish themselves from the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (Prince William

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Tom Hanks To Play Colonel Tom Parker In Elvis Presley Biopic

Tom Hanks has played multiple real people throughout his career… Chesley Sullenberger in Sully, Walt Disney in Saving Mr. Banks, and Jim Lovell in Apollo 13, for example. Each time he has entertained audiences with his amazing talents, even drastically

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The Verdict Is In… Tick Different vs. Think Different

Swiss watch maker, Swatch, has won a legal battle with Apple over its ‘Tick Different’ slogan, which Swatch had used to promote its NFC-enabled watch. That’s technology that allows two electronic devices to communicate when in proximity.  Apple argued that

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New Ontario License Plate Slogan ‘Open For Business’ Up For Consideration

Ontario’s long-standing “Yours to Discover” licence plate slogan is about to expire. Premier Doug Ford has confirmed what the Star and Global News reported Friday: the Ontario PC government is changing the motto that’s adorned plates since 1982. A source

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Sir Mick Jagger To Undergo Heart Valve Replacement This Week

The Rolling Stones have been forced to postpone their upcoming nine-week ‘No Filter’ tour across the US and Canada, just weeks before the tour was due to start on April 20th in Miami. More than a million fans, were due

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April Fools: Survivor Might Be Filming In Algonquin Park

UPDATE: Cancel that… April Fools prank pulled off by KawathaNow. Well done! For the first time in its 42 year history, an upcoming season of the CBS reality TV series Survivor will be filmed in Canada instead of the tropics,

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Two Words… Baby Alpacas!

Alpagas Chelsea is home to about 19 alpacas, and they’re open for visits every weekend! Choosing to go in the spring is great, because it means that you will be able to meet all of the adorable little alpaca babies!

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Mysterious Family Heirloom Valued At 60 To 90 Million Dollars

A Mississauga man has unveiled something few people in the world have ever seen: what could be the world’s biggest natural pearl. Abraham Reyes, kept the family heirloom in a safe deposit box, after it came to him from his

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On This Day In 1955 – An Elephant Started Making Streets Safer For Kids

Elmer the Safety Elephant was born in 1947. Elmer had some pretty simple rules: “Look both ways before crossing the street,” and “Keep away from parked cars.” But they worked. Traffic accidents involving children dropped by 44 per cent the

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