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Modern technology is making children obese

In this generation, children are playing with iPads, iPhones, tablets and the latest video game on the store shelves. According to one Canadian researcher,...

We need to get working on banning electric cars

Climate change is a problem that compounds every year. One of the main contributions is the non-renewable oil and gas we use to fuel...

407 ETR Highway needs to be more affordable

Multiple highway shut downs this summer have affected thousands of Durham Region commuters and local drivers. One week in August, there were three road closures....

Food Not Fumes

The Pickering Airport has been argued about for over 40 years. Once again tensions are high.  Durham Regional chairman, Roger Anderson, is pushing to...

Euthanasia laws still dying from controversy

  Canadian doctors have been facing a difficult decision surrounding patient care, a challenge Dr. Brian Batten had never faced before. Bill C-14, passed last...

Area churches support refugee family

  Two Stouffville churches have come together to sponsor an Iraqi refugee family. The family, who can’t be named for safety reasons, is currently living...

Move over European leagues, Major League Soccer is the new sheriff...

Although it’s easy to say Major League Soccer isn’t up to European and South American footballing standards, the MLS still matches and often outclasses...

Soccer in Durham is growing rapidly

Soccer in Canada has grown rapidly over the last couple of years, in part due to the Long Term Player Development (LTPD) program, which...

Marijuana should be the gateway to further legalization

Justin Trudeau has announced his government will not legalize any other drugs after marijuana. This is a mistake. The principles for legalizing marijuana apply...

Cybersecurity: Things to know to keep safe from cybercrime

Society is in a digital age with most important information being held on computers and mobile devices. But with the convenience comes a problem;...