Sex-ed protests

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne was confronted by protestors denouncing the new sex education curriculum during her March 26 appearance at the Verdi Hospitatlity Centre in Malton to attend a media reception celebrating Ontario's diversity.

Educators battle false information as sex-ed opposition grows

Ontario educators are scrambling to combat confusion and false information among critics of the province’s new sex-education curriculum —...

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Heinz recalls baby food over possible spoilage

Heinz recalls baby food over possible spoilage

Heinz recalls baby food over possible spoilage

The Heinz Sweet Potato and Beef Medley of baby food has been removed due to a “potential loss of seal, which could cause spoilage”

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Inside the Qur’an — an author’s journey to the heart of Islam

Carla Power, a former Newsweek journalist, spent a year studying the Qur'an with Mohammad Akram Nadwi, a renowned Islamic scholar

Inside the Qur’an — an author’s journey to the heart of Islam

Author Carla Power spent a year studying the Qur'an after realizing how little Western writers know about the Muslim holy book

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Christine Stewart

Former MP for Northumberland Christine Stewart dies

Former MP for Northumberland Christine Stewart dies

COBOURG -- Christine Stewart, former MP for Northumberland, died Saturday at the age of 74. Ms. Stewart was MP and Liberal candiate from...

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Chlorine gas killing kids video horrifies UN

Dr. Annie Sparrow, here in Toronto in October, has worked with Syrian doctors travelling often to Syria’s border in Turkey, and has urged the UN to act, at the very least to establish no-bombing zones.

Chlorine gas killing kids video horrifies UN

Two hours after UN saw video of children suffering from gas warfare, there were reports of more chlorine bombs dropped in Syria’s Idlib...

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Minister tours Canadian Canoe Museum

Eastern Ontario's regional Minister Pierre Poilievre toured the Canadian Canoe Museum on April 25. The museum is hoping to snag federal funding to help with its move to the Lift Lock.

Canadian Canoe Museum hoping for anniversary funding to help with move to Lift Lock

PETERBOROUGH — The Canadian Canoe Museum is hoping to snag some of the cash the federal government is putting aside to help ring in...

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Pan Ams' legacy for Winnipeg minimal compared to Toronto

Canadian Joel Bourgeois, center, takes part in the 3000 m steeplechase at Winnipeg's 1999 Pan Am Games. He won a the gold medal in the event.

Pan Ams' legacy for Winnipeg minimal compared to Toronto

In Toronto the Pan Ams are boosting sport infrastructure, but Winnipeg got little from the Games

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Trent Port Marina

Work continues on the building at the Trent Port Marina which has been delayed for two months.

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Canada

"Prudent approach" to Wi-Fi rejected

Motion for Alta government to take "prudent approach" to school Wi-Fi defeated

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Canada

CF positions rescuers and medics for Nepal

Urban search and rescue troops and medics prepare to deploy to devastated Nepal

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Ontario

Boy, 3, dies after fall from 17th floor

Three-year-old boy in grave condition after falling from 17th floor apartment

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World

Aftershocks terrify survivors of quake that killed 2,500

As rescuers dig, aftershocks terrify survivors of Nepal earthquake that killed more than 2,500

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Canada

Killings prompt warning for homeless

Police advising caution for homeless after 2 men killed in downtown Winnipeg

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EVENTs In Belleville Region

Bay of Quinte Home Show

Sun Apr 26 | 10:00 AM

Belleville Olde Tyme Fiddlers

Sun Apr 26 | 1:00 PM

Adult Learn to Sail Course

Mon Apr 27 | 6:00 PM

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