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A Catty Apartment

First off I wouldn’t rent an apartment that would not allow cats or pets in general but if I positively had to, I would do what this guy did.  And for his daughter no less, Father Of The Year Award

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He’s Still Cruising

Despite author Lee Child claiming that fans of the Jack Reacher book series don’t think Tom Cruise is the right fit for any future movie roles as he isn’t tall or big enough, it’s not stopping Tom Cruise from remaining

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Want Your Dishes To Come Out Of The Dishwasher Squeaky Clean? Don’t Pre-Rinse!

I’m guilty of this and I get called on it. If you give your plates and bowls a quick rinse before sticking them in the dishwasher – don’t! You may be surprised to learn that it doesn’t make them any

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U.S. Government Shutdown Leads To “Pizza Solidarity” Between Air Traffic Controllers

CNN is reporting that Canadian air traffic controllers are conducting some cross-border ‘pizza solidarity’. They ordered hundreds of pizzas for their American counterparts working without pay due to the ongoing US government shutdown. The president of the Canadian Air Traffic

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Another Yummy Recipe Winner

It’s Monday so it means time for another yummy winner in our Jewel 98.5 Recipe Contest.  Congrats to Christine Charbonneau who submitted her recipe for Beef and Broccoli, she wins $100 for The Unrefined Olive and Ferme Reveuse and is

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It’s The Perfect Trifecta

A total lunar eclipse is a magical event to witness and our next chance comes on the night of January 20/21.  An eclipse is a result of the perfect line-up of the sun, earth and moon. This does not occur

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3 Fatalities Reported After An OC Transpo Double-Decker Bus Strikes A Transit Shelter

Updated: According to the Ottawa Citizen, three people are dead and more than a dozen have been injured Friday afternoon after a westbound double-decker OC Transpo bus filled with commuters smashed into a bus shelter at Westboro Station. The extent of

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Canada Welcomes Saudi Woman Seeking Asylum

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says Canada has granted asylum to a Saudi woman who fled alleged abuse by her family and was holed up in Thailand. Rahaf Mohammed Alqunun, who is 18, was stopped last Saturday at a Bangkok airport

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KFC Bringing Back The Bowl And The Haircut Bowl

As a kid, I loved KFC as it always meant a special occasion….well as a kid, picnics were a special occasion, at least to me 😉  Today it’s still a special occasion as I don’t have it as often as

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A Long Stretch Of The Rideau Canal Skateway Will Reopen Friday

Nearly all of the Rideau Canal Skateway will reopen tomorrow. At 8 am Friday, January 11, a 7.2-kilometre section of the Rideau Canal Skateway, between the Laurier Bridge and Hartwells Locks, including all of the Dows Lake area will be

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Big Lotto Max Jackpot For 9 Guelph Co-workers

Nine co-workers from a Guelph auto parts manufacturer have quit their jobs after winning a $60-million Lotto Max jackpot. The co-workers, who range in age from 21 to 57 years old, worked side-by-side on the assembly floor at Guelph’s Linemar

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My New Happy Place!

When I was a little girl, I loved animals.  An animal followed me home and they were mine much to the chagrin of my Dad, who by the way always loved animals too, it’s where I get it from.  My

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First Human Trials Of Anti-Aging Drug Shows Impressive Results

For many years, scientists have known that an accumulation of senescent cells in the body is linked to aging symptoms such as frailty and arthritis, as well as diseases such as Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s. Senescent cells – also known as zombie

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All-Star TV Tribute To Elvis Presley To Air In February

In conjunction with what would have been his 84th birthday, yesterday, NBC has announced an exclusive special dedicated to the late Elvis Presley. The Elvis All-Star Tribute was produced to commemorate the 50th anniversary of “The King’s” legendary ’68 Comeback

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Pumpkin Much ;)

Some have told me I might be a little bit too much into pumpkin with my pumpkin pie, cereals, spice lattes when I don’t even drink coffee and now even having a new cat named Pumpkin. And sure this year

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