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Wednesday , November 25 2020

Ontario’s New Animal Welfare Laws Would Be The Strictest In The Whole Country

In a news release on Tuesday morning, the Ontario provincial government announced that they would be introducing stronger legislation to protect animals from abuse and neglect in the province, by proposing the country’s strongest ever penalties for those who hurt and neglect animals. If passed, Ontario’s new animal welfare laws would become …

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11 veterans set to move into Calgary ‘Homes for Heroes’ tiny home village

A cluster of tiny homes in Calgary’s Forest Lawn community will have their lights on this weekend, as 11 veterans are set to move into their new neighbourhood. Canada’s first Homes for Heroes village provides affordable transitional housing for homeless veterans. The community has 15 tiny homes along with a …

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Environment Canada now forecasting “chance of snow” in Toronto next week

Cold weather is definitely coming, Toronto. On Friday, the city’s overnight temperature will be 2°C, but will feel like -1°C. And that’s not the worst of it. In their long term outlook, Environment Canada is now forecasting a 60% chance of “snow or rain” next week. Specifically, on Halloween day. The …

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Extreme Windstorm In Alberta Sends Scaffolding Flying While Man Hangs On For Life (VIDEO)

A wind warning in Edmonton on Friday, October 25 promised winds of up to 100 kilometres per hour. The full force of the storm created a dangerous situation for two window washers in Edmonton who were on scaffolding outside of an office building when winds started to toss the structure …

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It’s expected to drop to nearly -10°C in Toronto tomorrow night

In case you haven’t noticed, Toronto — it is getting cold outside. While the city has seen some sunshine on Thursday, as of Friday evening, Environment Canada is forecasting a low of 1° C. Friday’s high is expected to reach 12°C, which is already cooler than Thursday’s high of 16°C. Tonight’s …

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Ontario is getting its first-ever “smart” grocery cart today

There’s a very solid chance you’ve heard of a Smart car… and the new Sobeys Smart Cart isn’t a far jump from that idea. The first “intelligent shopping cart” is being introduced to Canadian grocery stores today, with the launch of the Sobeys Smart Cart pilot at the grocer’s Glen Abbey location …

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World’s Largest Indoor Christmas Lights Festival Is Coming To Ottawa & It’s Really Sparkly

One of the best parts of the holiday season is all the beautiful Christmas lights. But instead of going outdoors into the freezing cold, you can visit Glow Gardens, the world’s largest indoor Christmas festival! This winter, you’ll be able to experience the holiday magic of Glow Gardens in Ottawa. Glow …

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University of Toronto named one of the top universities in the world

Another day, another glowing report highlighting the University of Toronto. Once again, U of T has come on top, ranking as one of the top 20 universities in the world. According to the US News & World Report, which published the 2020 edition of the Best Global Universities rankings on …

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Trump tweets congratulatory message to Trudeau following election win

Just hours after the Liberal Party claimed victory in Monday’s federal election, US President Donald Trump tweeted a message of congratulations to party leader Justin Trudeau. In the tweet, Trump called Trudeau’s victory “wonderful and hard fought.” He added that he looks forward to working with Trudeau “toward the betterment of both …

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