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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...

Interactive Land Where We Stand Story Map

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Sports Hall of Fame inspires athletes

The Oshawa Sports Hall of Fame has been inspiring athletes since it opened in 1986. It began in 1982 when Oshawa City Council made...

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...

St. John’s Anglican Church is oldest church in Whitby

  “If you ignore history, it will reach out, grab you, and shake you, and say ‘Hey, pay attention!’. Whitby assists that natural impulse for...

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...

The North Oshawa Skatepark isn’t just about skateboarding

To some, a skatepark just seems like a slab of concrete, but to others, it’s a place to exercise, make new friends and express...