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Ontario Tech preparing the next generation of green-collar workers with its new program

The RBC Foundation has donated $750,000 to Ontario Tech to produce students with the green skills needed to work towards Canada’s transition to a...

Saving your wallet and the environment on Valentine’s Day

The first colour to come to mind when talking about Valentine’s Day may be red, the colour of love. However, the climate crisis is...

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Ontario Tech preparing the next generation of green-collar workers with its new program

The RBC Foundation has donated $750,000 to Ontario Tech to produce students with the green skills needed to work towards Canada’s transition to a...

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Ontario Tech preparing the next generation of green-collar workers with its new program

The RBC Foundation has donated $750,000 to Ontario Tech to produce students with the green skills needed to work towards Canada’s transition to a...

Ontario government commits to youth mental health services in Durham

The Ontario government is spending $8.4-million to improve wait times and provide better access to pediatric mental health care in Durham Region.The funding is...

Saving your wallet and the environment on Valentine’s Day

The first colour to come to mind when talking about Valentine’s Day may be red, the colour of love. However, the climate crisis is...
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Durham faith community unites through the World Religion Day celebration

Co-written by Mackenzie Billings and Clayton DemaineThe Durham Multifaith Community recently hosted an event aimed at bringing together people from diverse religious backgrounds to...

Durham’s You-Pick farms transform for winter, offer seasonal delights and festivities

One of the staples of the Durham Region is its selection of family-friendly You-Pick farms. In Courtice and Bowmanville, Pingle's Fun Farm on Taunton...

Gardens flourish at home, boosting mental health among Durham residents

Amidst the urban landscapes of Durham, residents are finding a surprising source of serenity: their own gardens. With Ontario contributing 44 per cent to...

Durham College’s urban farms teach food literacy

Durham College is raising awareness about food security and where food comes from through its two urban farms. The Barrett Centre of Innovation in...

From family booth to community staple: The evolving story of Whitby Farmers Market

Leslie Forsythe has been a staple at the Whitby Farmers Market for over a decade, ever since her son initiated the Forsythe Family...

International students concerned over potential reduction in work hours

International students in Canada are concerned going into the new year about how many hours they will be able to work. A pilot project...

Local beekeepers turn orchard discovery into a buzzing success story

JoAnn Poirier, a local beekeeper is committed to a lifelong journey of learning. She is the owner of Kiss My Bees Honey, which recently...

First-time homebuyers still frustrated by high housing prices

Emerson Riedler, 27, graduated from the Commerce program at Ontario Tech University five years ago. He currently works at Trustly as a customer care...

Local family-owned farm offers unique service for Durham apple orchards.

Geissberger Farmhouse Cider, situated on Langmaid Road in Clarington, Ont., is a family-run cider press business managed by brothers Gordon and Garry...

Free space to create at the big blue bus

The LivingRoom art hive opened in Oshawa ten years ago. The non-profit closed during the pandemic but can now be found in a blue...

Study finds women more at risk of smartphone addiction

In today's connected world, smartphones have become more important than ever for communication, entertainment and even work-related activities.A new study led by researchers from...

Almet Farms’ unique trust-based egg sales nourish local community

In the face of soaring grocery prices, there are those in the community taking steps to ease this financial strain. The Almet Farms, a modest...