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  • Odin Camus had the best birthday ever when his birthday went viral with thousands of wishes on social media
    Odin 13-year-old bullied boy's birthday goes viral after no one RSVPs to party
    In a world full of news of tragedies, it feels good to hear a story like Odin's, where the world rallied around a bullied Canadian 13-year-old boy on his birthday Friday, March 20, 2015, when 15 of his peers refused to respond about coming to...
  • 5 Reasons why you should visit Quebec City
    5 Reasons why you should visit Quebec City
    Quebec City is the capital of the Canadian province of Quebec, Canada. Within a 2 hour train or bus ride from Montreal, a visit to Old Quebec makes an excellent day trip (or weekend getaway). It is also a UNESCO World Heritage site that cannot be...
  • Explaining those dazzling "northern lights"
    Explaining those dazzling "northern lights"
    Look, up there. High, high in the night time sky.Is it a bird.Is it a plane.Is it a super strobe?No! It's an aurora.Let's go to www.northernlightscentre.ca for a full description: WHAT ARE NORTHERN LIGHTS?The bright dancing lights of the...
  • You say Spring; We say No
    You say Spring; We say No
    You say Spring. We say blah.You say golf. We say nah.You say green. We say pshaw.Ain't no spring springing up here in these parts of the great Canadian mid west.In fact, ain't hardly no spring at all no place else in Canada.Except maybe on...
  • Vajdaan Tanveer
    Students booted from school sponsored anti-racism event for being white
    Novelist George Orwell once penned "All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others." That very well could be the case of double standards reaching Orwellian heights on a Canadian university campus. As reported by...
  • "No Homhe Heart" 2015
    DAYSTAR 'No home but the heart: An assembly of memories' on March 29
    The "University of Rochester" (New York) program of dance & movement along with "Daystar: Contemporary Dance Drama of Indian America" presents, "No home but the heart: An assembly of memories" It will be held on...
  • Widow leaves $1.7 million to animal rescue society
    Widow leaves $1.7 million to animal rescue society
    It was well-known that Annette and Purdy “Mannie” Lewis loved all animals, especially their own treasured cat Maggie May, whom they doted on liked a child. Yet, no one could have guessed that the hard-working and “modest”...
  • SATW Traveling Teddy explore Quebec by train, car and whale-watching boat
    SATW Traveling Teddy explores Quebec by train, car and whale-watching boat
    Adventure Bear, the SATW Traveling Teddy, explored a wonderful patch of Quebec, starting off with a breakfast train chugging out of Quebec City.The Train of Le Massif de Charlevoix runs a 140-kilometer/87-mile course between Quebec City and La...
  • Juno Gala Dinner and Awards 2015
    Juno gala dinner and awards see 35 awards handed out on Saturday night
    For the nominees of the Juno Awards, Saturday night— March 14, this year— is a bit like going to the prom. It's the night of the annual gala dinner and awards, where 35 out of a total of 41 awards are handed out. As the performers,...
  • Today is a day for the birds
    Today is a day for the birds
    On March 16th, 1916, while Canada was involved in the war in Europe and the U.S. was hemming and hawing, a Migratory Bird Treaty was signed in Washington, D.C., between Canada and the USA.This treaty was mainly due to the work of a man called Wild...
  • Portrait of Love 2
    'Portrait of Love' star Bree Williamson on finding chemistry, building character
    Tonight is premiere night for Portrait of Love, the latest Hallmark Channel original movie. Bree Williamson stars as April Littleton, the famous fashion photographer who comes back to the small town she grew up in and finds more than she expected...
  • Canada
    Former Wolf Pack coach headed to Canada
    Chris Tormey is headed north of the border.The former Nevada Wolf Pack head football coach has joined the staff of the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League. Tormey, who will turn 60-years-old on May 1, was the head coach at South...
  • Alexander Graham Bell and the invention that changed the world
    Alexander Graham Bell and the invention that changed the world
    You could easily make the case that March 10th, 1876, was one of those rare days during which something happened that indeed changed the world.March 10th, 1876, was the day in which Alexander Graham Bell made the first successful telephone call.As...
  • Hotel Zero 1 is ideal for your visit to Montreal
    Hotel Zero 1 is ideal for your visit to Montreal
    Hotel Zero 1 is situated at a perfect location in Montreal. With Old Montreal and Old Port within a 10 minute walk, this is the ideal hotel for tourists. A daily breakfast is included in your stay at their restaurant Pasta Tutti Giorni. The rooms...
  • Meet a Muslim Family
    Canadian Muslims open their homes in #MeetAMuslimFamily campaign
    ISIS, Taliban, Al-Qaida, Boko Haram- these are organizations which have become synonymous with Islam and Muslims. The image of the masked man with a knife in one hand and a kneeling victim in an orange suit next to him has been forever etched into...