For over 100 years, Amateur Radio — sometimes called ham radio — has allowed people from all walks of life to experiment with electronics and communications techniques, as well as provide a free public service to their communities during a disaster, all without needing a cell phone or the Internet.
The healthiest fish you can eat in my opinion are the smaller, wild, sustainably harvested ones like sardines, anchovies, mackerel, bluefish, fresh pollock, whiting, flounder, porgies and then squid, mussels, shellfish.
Now into their fifth decade of rock, these rockin' Canadian icons are bringing it all back to Huron County, and for the very first time, playing Blyth Memorial Community Hall in a rollicking fundraiser for the Blyth Festival.
Originally from London, Ontario, Robert Fones is widely celebrated for his exquisitely rendered paintings and hybrid photographic sculptures that puzzle over the forms and shapes found in everyday life, zeroing in on the most engaging paradoxes of visual perception.
The opioid pandemic death count continues to rise. Canada will exceed 4000 deaths to opioids in 2017. Normalizing opioids will deliver the second crisis - a broken health care system. The Institute for Smarter Government presented to Waterloo Regional Council March 21 at a special public meeting on safe injection sites. If there is a community in Canada that can help reduce the effects of the opioid pandemic it is Waterloo Region.