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More Free Video Chat Options For Holidays

Most of the major video chat apps have lifted their limits again for the current holiday seasons just like they did for American Thanksgiving last month. Zoom has been and will continue lifting its 40-minute meeting limit for free accounts

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Games To Liven Up Your Holiday Party

It’s 2020, so you may have already gotten your feet wet with online gatherings through one video chat software or another. You might also have hit the awkward moments when you’re not sure what to do after everyone has exchanged

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The Best Free Video Chat Apps For Hosting A Virtual Holiday Party

With more and more regions entering lockdown or more restrictive phases of the provincial pandemic response; it is looking less and less like gatherings of any kind are a good idea. With that in mind, it might be beneficial to

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Walk-A-Thon In Waterloo For Refugee Family Reunion – GNSOTD Fri, Nov. 6th 2020

Students and staff at Waterloo Collegiate Institute (WCI) are completing a roughly 10,000 kilometre walk-a-thon to help a local family. The family are Syrian newcomers who arrived in Waterloo region six years ago and at the time had no choice

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Grandpa Trying To Give Away Baseballs Touches Hearts Online – GNSOTD Thurs, Oct. 1st 2020

Ethan Anderson’s grandfather Randy Long was cleaning out his garage and found a whole bunch of baseballs in a bucket. Trying to get rid of them he decided to leave the bucket of old balls at some nearby batting cages

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Dads Have Less Depression After Spending Time With Kids

A new study shows that fathers may need parental leave as much as mothers do. Maybe it’s time to rethink how we support families with new babies. The issue is postpartum depression. While this has long been recognized in mothers,

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Survey Says Americans Have Found Some Positives From Pandemic

A survey of 2,000 people from the U.S. over the age of 21, asked about the positives changes to come from the coronavirus pandemic. It was commissioned by Coravin and conducted by OnePoll. One big thing that came from this

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London Dad Group Helps Out Own – GNSOTD Fri, Aug. 21st 2020

There’s a man by the name of Maurice Ellis who moved to London, Ontario, from Jamaica not that long ago. Last fall he joined a local club just for Dad’s, called Dad Club London, which is a non-profit committed to

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Support For Ontario Families With Children Kept Home Due To COVID

Good news for Ontario families who have children who are not going to be in school or child care because of COVID-19. There is now funding available. Until August 31st, 2020, parents/guardians/or caregivers can apply for direct one-time funding to

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Little Boy Starts Business To Support Single Mom – GNSOTD Mon, Aug 10th 2020

An 8-year-old boy from East Los Angeles decided to take matters into in his own hands change his families financial situation to help his mom, who is a single mother of three children. The boys name is Aaron Moreno and

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