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Durham Region 2019 Ontario Parasport Games FEBRUARY 8 – 10, 2019

posted Thursday, November 15, 2018

by: in Community

The Ontario Parasport Games is a program of the Government of Ontario, delivered by host municipalities, in partnership with the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport (MTCS). The Games promote public awareness of parasports and showcase Ontario’s best athletes. They provide host communities with an opportunity to make their communities more accessible and inclusive and […]

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7 Reasons to See a Naturopath

posted Monday, November 5, 2018

by: in Healthy Living

Have you been thinking about seeing a naturopathic doctor but aren’t sure what to expect or how they could help you? Here are some of the top reasons to seek out a naturopath. 1. Wholistic approach. Most people seek out naturopathic services because they are looking for a different approach to their health. Naturopathic doctors […]

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Enjoying The Traditions of Fall

posted Friday, November 2, 2018

by: in Boomers

Fall presents us with many different faces so that we don’t have to think about what the following months will bring.   It comes in with the beginning of the glorious colours that we look forward to each year.  By the end of the month many of the trees are clothed in only fall colours.  At […]

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Trick or Treat? My Top 5 Tips to Avoid Binging on Halloween Treats!

posted Monday, October 15, 2018

by: in Fitness / Health

You got the costume. You decorated your home. You bought the candy. You’re all set for Halloween. Now those sweet, little treats keep haunting you to gobble them up. Just one, you think. Maybe two, you reason. Okay, three and that’s it!!! And somehow, over the course of a few minutes, hours or days, you’ve […]

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What’s On at Regent Theatre (Oshawa)

posted Thursday, October 11, 2018

by: in Community

Check out what the Regent Theatre in Oshawa has planned between now and the end of the year. Mark your calendars. Stuff for the whole family to enjoy! 2018 DURHAM REGION INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (DRIFF) OCTOBER 17 – 20, 2018    Click Here For More Information DURHAM COMEDY MONTH 2018 SATURDAY, OCTOBER 20, 2018   Presented by:  […]

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September ‘Daze’

posted Wednesday, September 26, 2018

by: in Boomers

Having gone back to school at the beginning of September after somewhere in the neighbourhood of fifty years, there is a certain nostalgia as I see school buses through my kitchen window on the first day back at school.  There is something special about a brand new sharpener, pencils, and pencil crayons.  Aren’t new notebooks […]

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The Health Benefits of Pumpkin

posted Thursday, September 20, 2018

by: in Healthy Living

With Fall around the corner, so that means it’s pumpkin spice latte season! Pumpkin isn’t just for your latte though, did you know pumpkin has incredible health benefits, and some even consider it to be a super food? So here’s a list of reasons to opt for that second piece of pumpkin pie. Pumpkin, real […]

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Memories of Summers Past

posted Sunday, September 2, 2018

by: in Boomers

Everyone has to admit that August is always a great month. The sun is still high in the sky long after supper. The weather is usually pretty good. And a lot of great people were born in August! If you were lucky enough to be born on the 15th, you share your birthday with Napoleon […]

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Summer 2018 Astrological Review – Retrogrades and Eclipses

posted Monday, August 27, 2018

by: in Astrology

As a follower of astrology, I feel that I must talk about what’s been going on in the skies these past few weeks of summer, 2018. The sun reached its pinnacle on the Summer Solstice, June 21, 2018 marking the longest day of the year. Days will slowly become shorter and shorter until the Winter […]

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Help! I think I have a camp!

posted Tuesday, August 21, 2018

by: in Humour in Life and Business

Dearest friend, My oldest has just returned to her end of summer sleep-away camp and I couldn’t be more jealous. Sleep away camp was one of the most memorable times in my youth. For a city kid, a week of swimming every day, the hikes and sleeping outside among the crickets, and the patter of […]

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