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The R.S. McLaughlin Armoury – Military history in the heart of...

It’s the eleventh day of September. The year is 1971. A parade of soldiers come marching down Simcoe Street in Oshawa. They are part...

Expansion underway at the Ontario Regiment Museum

Visiting the Ontario Regiment Museum is an excellent way to learn more about the history of Oshawa, and have a colourful conversation about which...

Tale of a human trafficking survivor

This is part four in a four-part series on human trafficking. Written by: Shana Fillatrau and Shanelle Somers “I got out of the car and...

How to get your crush to in 10 days

“If you want something you never had, you must be willing to do something you’ve never done.” An old saying by Thomas Jefferson is...

Every medical school student deserves a residency spot

It is unreasonable for medical graduates to spend their time, energy, and money on medical school just to find out they don’t get matched...

Local ‘baller’ shoots for the stars

The turning point in Hisham Mohammad’s life happened when he shot a basketball for the first time – from a wheelchair. Hisham Mohammad, 22, was...

Libraries: A place of modernization

“Libraries have always been about giving people access to information and access to knowledge, so because of technology,” says Tracy Munusami, Manager of Service...

Youth unemployment drops in Oshawa

Youth unemployment in Oshawa has dropped. Unemployment for people between the ages 19 to 24 has dropped to 7.7 per cent. It was 16 per...

Fleeing from abuse women find self-worth in the YWCA

Located in Oshawa’s YWCA Durham, is a little vintage store named Adelaide’s Attic. Ironically the attic is located in the basement. Adelaide’s Attic located at...

The history of water: Lake Scugog

Scugog Island is located 20 minutes away from Durham College’s Oshawa campus, but while we can drink the water that comes out of our...