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Mexican Court Blocks Sale Of Frida Kahlo Barbie Doll

According to distant relatives of the late Mexican artist Frida Kahlo, a temporary injunction has been granted to stop sales of a ‘Frida’ Barbi’ doll. Kahlo’s great-niece Mara de Anda Romeo argued that toy-maker Mattel doesn’t have the rights to

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Saturday, April 21st Is Record Store Day In Canada

Record Store Day (on April 21st) is an annual event which celebrates local independent record stores, and their customers, with parties, in-store performances and special releases. It’s a day that spans genres and unites music lovers of all ages. In Ottawa,

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More Road Closure Alerts Today And Tomorrow

Just a little heads up for the weekend that sections of the Queen Elizabeth Driveway and Colonel By Drive will be temporarily closed to motor vehicle traffic today and tomorrow. These closures are necessary to remove the Rideau Canal Skateway

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Yale’s Happiness & Well-being Course Now Available Online For Free!

Yet another reason to smile! After breaking registration records, Yale University’s “Psychology and the Good Life” has been re-purposed into a free online course that anyone can take. Psychology professor Laurie Santos debuted the class in the 2018 spring semester,

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Sara Bareilles & Josh Groban Named 2018 Tony Award Hosts

Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban will be co-hosting the 72nd annual Tony Awards ceremony in New York City on June 10th. Sara Bareilles was a 2016 Tony nominee for the score she wrote for Waitress. She also was recently seen

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Willow’s Passing Marks The End Of A Long Line Of Royal Corgis

The Queen has lost a sentimental and much loved link to her teenage years with the death of her last purebred corgi, Willow. The dog had been suffering from a cancer-related illness and had to be put down at Windsor

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Sharing Brain Waves With Your Bestie :)

Funny it was just the other day that I said something similar to one of my best friends Steph when I asked to switch one of our boot camp days and she said sure but which one as apparently I

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Tartan Day Celebrations To Be Held On Parliament Hill On Sunday

Tartan Day has been celebrated in Canada since 1986, when the idea of celebrating Scottish heritage and history became a project in Nova Scotia, spearheaded by Jean Watson – Scot of the Year in 2007. Ms. Watson and her team

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Jann Arden Quoted By James Comey In New Book

A quote, attributed to singer-songwriter Jann Arden, has made it into the new book by former FBI Director James Comey; “A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies & Leadership.” The book’s first chapter, titled “The Life,” begins with words of wisdom attributed

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Grease Is Still The Word

Have you had enough of this weather?  Need something to perk you up and out of these freezing rain, snow and rain blues? One word will help……as it’s still the word…..Grease!! Grease the amazing movie with John Travolta and Olivia

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Celebrate With The Stars And More This Saturday

This Saturday is International Astronomy Day and there are many ways to celebrate and one of them is in the Chapters Parking Lot at  City Park Drive  in Gloucester. It’s a free outdoor family event from 10am to 10pm with

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Imagine A World Where The Beatles Never Existed

Rumour has it Ed Sheeran is set to star in a new film set in a world where The Beatles never existed. The Mail On Sunday reported that the singer-songwriter will appear in a new musical comedy project directed by

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Ice Storm-Thousands Without Power

The severe weather is keeping Hydro Ottawa crews busy today with more than 100 outages across the city, leaving approximately 22,000 customers without power. Employees with Hydro Quebec were frantically working to restore power to 31,000 customers affected by the

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Huey Lewis News

I personally have loved Huey Lewis and the News since day one when he first captured my attention with Do You Believe In Love and Heart And Soul. The hits that followed those just seemed like a fine wine, better

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Another 90’s TV Reboot Is Closer To Happening

We are one step closer to having ‘Mad About You’ back on TV with the original stars! According to Entertainment Weekly, Helen Hunt and Paul Reiser have signed deals with Sony Pictures Television to reprise their roles from the popular sitcom,

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