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Durham Region fights back against ongoing opioid crisis

A local councillor says he has a plan to help with the opioid crisis – but it’s taking longer than expected. “We’re well aware that...

The voice acting industry of Canada, the opportunities involved, and five...

Several voice actors have worked and grown up here in Canada, starting off where everyone has started off and then creating the characters people...

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...

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...

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,...

‘Cereal’ concerns with the way millennials are portrayed

Dear people, You write about the millennial generation like it is a plague that needs to be stopped. Headlines pop up on social media, in newspapers...

People hire people – not degrees

After graduating some students may assume the doors of employment will swing wide open. But, actually there is still more work to be done....

Smilin’ with Stanley

The Stanley Cup is usually reserved for the winners of 16 playoff games, but students at Durham College won the opportunity to pose with...

Snowy start to school week

By Shanelle Somers, Kirsten Jerry, Cassidy McMullen, Heather Snowdon, Aly Beach, Tracy Wright, William McGinn and Austin Andru Police in Durham Region are reporting numerous...