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Fall Activities And Your Risk Of Catching COVID-19

It is fully into fall, the leaves are a resplendent colour, it’s a season full of activities for everyone to try and enjoy. But the COVID-19 pandemic continues to be an ever present concern. Which activities are safe, and which

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Green Bay Removed Last Lead Pipe – GNSOTD Thur, Oct. 8th 2020

It is a problem that has plagued many communities since the 1950s, but the Green Bay Water Utility on Tuesday removed its last city owned lead pipe in the water service. This was the end of a years-long effort to

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Feed Cats Once A Day Research Says

Typical advice when it comes to caring for indoor housecats is to feed them smaller meals throughout the day. But according to a recent study that’s not the healthiest for them. Kate Shoveller, a professor at the University of Guelph’s

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Open And Closed On Labour Day Monday

We’re heading in to the Labour Day long weekend and you might want to know what’s open and what’s closed, and that’s always a little complicated what with the whole COVID-19 situation. So let’s start with City Administration Offices are

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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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Heat Warning In Effect Mon, Aug 10th 2020

Once again this summer Environment Canada has had to issue a heat warning for parts of Southern Ontario as temperatures are expected to reach around 30-32 Monday, with a Humidex up toward 41, with not much relief overnight with a

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Back To School Decision Made But Details Still To Come.

The Ontario Government has announced it’s plan that all publicly funded schools in the province will reopen this fall for a full-time return of students to the classroom. There will be enhanced cleaning and health and safety protocols. Parents will

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Heat Warning Remains In Effect Fri, July 3rd 2020

Environment Canada issued a Heat Warning on Thursday, which remains in effect and is expected to through the weekend and early next week as a prolonged period of heat is upon us. The Warning reads: A prolonged period of hot

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Heat Warning In Effect Thurs, July 2nd 2020

Environment Canada issued a Heat Warning on Thursday morning to remain in effect through the weekend as a prolonged period of heat is expected. This heat could even last into the beginning of next week. The Warning reads: A prolonged

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