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Skarsgard Should Be Spelt Scaresgard ;)

I love the Skarsgard family, they are literally in everything, from Dad to his three fine sons. First there is dear old Dad…..Stellan who has played one of the Dads, Bill in Mamma Mia and also Bootstrap Bill Turner in

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There’s A Shindig This Weekend :)

Who am I kidding, I just love the word Shindig…..but it’s true, there is one coming this weekend to Smith Falls. It’s the Fourth Annual Smith Falls Shindig this Saturday from 2-11pm, with doors opening at 1pm.  It’s where visitors

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A Short List of Oddly Named Canadian Places And Towns

Last week, American talk show host Jimmy Kimmel’s quest to become mayor of Dildo, Newfoundland drew unprecedented attention to the small Newfoundland hamlet, but it’s definitely not the only place in Canada with an unintentionally funny name. How about… Blow

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What Your Headphones Say About You

A sign of the times… A study of over 800 people completed last month by AVSForum.com (a group of audio-visual experts) reveals that 72 percent of people working in an open floor plan wear headphones at times, while 66 percent

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The Hometown Tour Is Coming!

Your favorite Ottawa Senators are getting ready to hit the ice but before they do that, they’re hitting the road in their Hometown Tour which is coming to six communities in eastern Ontario and western Quebec Senators players of the

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Ottawa Area Beaches On Track To Record Fewest Number Of No-Swim Advisories In 5 Years

So far, the summer of 2019 has been great one for cooling off at the beach! No doubt families will be flocking to the beach this weekend – with another heatwave predicted for the Capital region! Public heath data has

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A Book Well Worth The Wait!!

Robert Urich was my favorite actor since I was a little girl, he was probably my very first crush.  I was so going to marry Dan Tanna from Vegas as he was everything that my little girl heart wanted, he

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[Video] Ottawa’s Greekfest Starts Today! Opa!

The Ottawa Greek Festival is an annual event that features live Greek music, traditional Greek dances, excellent Greek Cuisine, cooking demonstrations, Greek language lessons, craft and cultural exhibits, souvenirs, raffles, children’s activities, Church tours and ecclesiastical displays. The admission is

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Defining Moment – The Woodstock Music & Art Fair Happened 50 Years Ago

50 years ago, from August 15-18, 1969, an estimated 400,000 spectators attended Woodstock, a music and art fair held in Bethel, New York, that quickly became a defining moment in the counter-cultural movement of the era. Nearly three dozen music

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Okay I’ve Drawn The Line On This!!! Maybe ;)

It’s no secret that I love all things Pumpkin Spice!!!  I’m not even a seasonal Pumpkin Spice gal but a year round one. I’ve tried pretty much everything, cereals, lattes, cookies and even lip balm to name a few but

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There’s A Mystery In Smith Falls :)

But the mystery is only there til the end of the month so make sure you read carefully 😉 The Station Theatre is bring the world-class magic show Outerbridge – Clockwork Mysteries to Smith Falls  but only til August 31st.

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Be Idol This Weekend :)

As in Ottawa Idol, that great adventure that the wonderful Eldon Fox has been doing for the kids for so many years. Eldon is a great guy whom I’ve known it seems forever and he’s very passionate in what he

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New Google Maps ‘Live View’ Makes It Nearly Impossible To Get Lost

Following a line of blue dots using Google Maps navigation on foot isn’t always easy, but a new feature for iPhone and Android now makes getting from point A to B crystal clear thanks to a massive arrow superimposed on

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[Video] Ed Sheeran & Heinz Ketchup Team Up To Help Out Two U.K. Charities

Singer/song writer Ed Sheeran really likes Heinz Ketchup. He actually had the Heinz logo tattooed on his bicep… and of course Heinz took notice. After teaming up earlier this year for a limited-edition bottle of ‘Edchup’… Ed Sheeran and Heinz

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Ottawa Hospital, Dr Jack Kitts, To Retire

The Ottawa Hospital’s president and CEO Dr.Jack Kitts will retire in June of 2020 after more than 18 years in the position. The announcement was made by the hospital’s board of governors earlier today In his letter to the board,

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