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Teen Wins Essay Contest And Donates Winnings – GNSOTD Tue, Jan. 12th 2021

13-year-old Sidney Hertzberg, of Ferndale, Michigan, entered into an essay contest that was put on by PetCo. She wrote about how the kitten she had adopted that she says has been a saving grace in her life and become a

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Funny Frozen Hair Contest – GNSOTD Thur, Apr 2nd 2020

The Takhini Hot Pools, in the Yukon territory have been the home to a very hairy competition for years now. The Hair Freezing Contest  has been taking place there since 2011, with winners announced in 5 categories; including Best Male, Best Female,

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New $5 Bill Consultation Open

Minister of Finance Bill Morneau and Governor Stephen S. Poloz have announced that the Bank of Canada has now launched public consultations to select an iconic Canadian to appear on the next $5 bank note. The process is going to

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Home For The Holidays On Gifted Air Miles – GNSOTD Thursday Dec 20

Sarah Latham, 33, this year found herself weighing a painful dilemma: Her grandfather is dying from cancer and lives 1,593 miles from her home in Texas. She knew that if she flew to New York to see him at Christmas,

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