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Ottawa’s Gabriela Dabrowski Advances To Wimbledon’s Ladies Doubles Semi Final!

Go Gabby! Ottawa’s Gabriela Dabrowski is heading to the Wimbledon semifinals in women’s doubles. Gabriela and herr partner, Yifan Xu of China, defeated the unseeded pair of Bethaine Mattek-Sands of the U.S., and Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic 5-7,

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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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Low Value Of The Loonie Has Many Canadians Re-Thinking Vacation Plans

All of those beautiful TV ads for Newfoundland & Labrador might really pay off this year. The lower loonie has Canadians rethinking their summer travel plans. In a recent BNN.ca poll, 40 per cent of respondents said they would stay

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Steering Wheel Concerns Prompts Large Scale Ford Recall In Canada

Big Ford recall in North America. Ford is recalling nearly 1.4 million mid-size cars, including 62,479 in Canada, because the steering wheel can detach from the steering column, causing drivers to lose control of the vehicle. The recall covers certain Ford

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Canada Ranks 7th On 2018 World Happiness Scale

Fans of skiing, saunas and Santa Claus won’t be surprised to hear Finland is the happiest place to live. The World Happiness Report has ranked 156 countries by happiness levels, based on factors such as life expectancy, social support and

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Governor General’s Performing Awards Class Of 2018 Announced

Twin pop duo Tegan and Sara, singer-songwriter Murray McLauchlan, and one of the creators of “SCTV” will be among the recipients of Canada’s most prestigious performing arts awards – The Governor General’s Performing Arts Awards. The 2018 recipients were announced

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Loblaws Eat Together Day

Join Loblaws in store for a celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday! There’ll be a free BBQ with an assortment of great food and activities too! The food and fun can be found at Loblaws on June 29th from 3-7pm  

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