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Dining differently in Brooklin

https://youtu.be/BsG_Da9UJ2g The Copper Branch restaurant in Brooklin is doing things differently these days. It has improved its menu to become more viewer-friendly, including easy-to-read text,...

Oshawa Civic Auditorium still serving the community

The City of Oshawa began building the Oshawa Civic Auditorium in February 1964. It was completed just ten months later in December 1964. If Hambly...

The life of Steve Stavro and his revolutionary grocery store, Knob...

“People were used to shopping at areas where you had three checkout counters and here you’d have 30,” says Jim Olson, a former Oshawa...

Human trafficking ‘prevalent’ in Durham Region

This is part one of a four-part series on human trafficking in Durham.  Written by: Shanelle Somers and Shana Fillatrau Durham Region is on the 401,...

The Regent Theatre’s legacy

“Oshawa in the 1920’s was never fancy,” says Louise Parkes a former city councillor. Then the Regent Theatre opened. Louise Parkes is one of many individuals...

Neighbourhoods like Imagination show changing Canadian identity

  Lincoln Estridge has lived in North Ajax all his life. While attending Pickering High School, he was recommended by Ajax’s Community Recreation Supervisor Ashley...

Cartoon lost for a decade found

Monster by Mistake!, a Canadian 3D cartoon that has been missing from local television for years and had been labelled “lost media” in the...

A new program for a new school year

This fall, Whitby will have its own ‘Juilliard’. All Saints Catholic Secondary School will launch a new arts program for the coming school year. The...

An album of adulthood, brotherhood and loss

DC students Jaylan Hayles and Geoffrey Olara met in 2010 at Maxwell Heights High School in Oshawa, and have been best friends ever since....

Socks for seniors

Although college students have a hard-enough time finding a matching pair of socks, a group of students is using its fundraising skills to team...