Author: Mike Rose

Run tortoise, run!

A 150-pound (68-kilogram) tortoise who escaped from a Tennessee home has been returned after 74 days, managing to make it less than a mile during his slow and steady journey. Though the African Sulcata Tortoise named Soloman crawled away from

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Friday is here! The last weekend in August looks like this…

Cloudy day today with afternoon showers and possible thunderstorms, HI: 25 [ 34 humidex ]. Overnight: showers and thunderstorms, 30 – 40mm of rain possible in the region. Saturday: Showers, windy, HI: 25 [ 31 humidex ] Sunday: Sunny. HI:

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Christmas is coming, as Santa’s get ready for the season, here’s what’s up in the UK:

Trainee Santas in Britain are learning how to make traditional grottos Covid-19 safe this year, with festive red velvet masks, spaced seating and a contact-free transfer of gifts to children. London entertainment company Ministry of Fun has been running “Santa School”

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Thursday the 27th is underway

We’re in for a rollercoaster day with clouds, showers, winds and possible T-Storms. Cloud will increase this morning and with it showers are forecast to begin in the afternoon. Hi: 30 [ 38 humidex ]. The dollar opens up trading

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Lufthansa to Require Negative COVID-19 Test, Doctor’s Note for Passengers Who Won’t Wear Mask

Passengers who refuse to or claim they cannot wear face masks aboard Lufthansa flights will only be able to do so with a negative COVID-19 test and a medical certificate in order to board. Starting Sept. 1, Lufthansa passengers who

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It’s Wednesday! The final one in August 2020.

Sunny this morning with increasing cloud and the strong change of showers and thundershowers. Hi 25 [ 30 humidex ]. The dollar opens trading this morning at 75.88 cents vs US dollar. Gas will cost you 99.6 – 108.7 cents

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The Best Newer Cars for Dogs, According to ‘Autotrader’

Online marketplace Autotrader has picked 10 vehicles it thinks are the best for dog lovers, thanks to canine-friendly features. These include large rear doors and low floors to ease entry, along with dog-focused accessories like pet barriers and harnesses made

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HI! Welcome to Tuesday.

We’re in for a sun/cloud mix with windy conditions this afternoon and a hi of 27 [ 32 humidex ]. Gas is selling for anywhere between 99.6 cents to 1.05.7 cents / litre for regular in our area. The Canadian

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Monday August 24th…

Another hot start to the workweek, look for a sun/cloud mix with late day showers and hi’s of 30 degrees [ feeling like 38! ] Erin O’Toole is the new PC leader replacing Andrew Scheer. The Durham MP says: ‘he’s

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Sunwing is offering Canadians free flights home.

Sunwing is offering available seats returning to Canada from southern destinations FREE OF CHARGE! Not only does this apply to Sunwing customers but is also being offered to non-Sunwing customers. “We understand a lot of Canadians are still stranded outside the country

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