Tuesday, September 25th, 2018

 

Calgary artist finds West Elm bedspread to be strikingly similar to her painting

Calgary artist finds West Elm bedspread to be strikingly similar to her painting

A painting of Jill Paddock’s was on display at the West Elm store in Lower Mountain Royal from October 2017 until June of this year but she says the business is now selling a bedspread that bears a strong resemblance to her piece. Paddock first learned of the bedspread after a friend of hers spotted it in a West Elm email promotion earlier this month. “She saw this bedding and was like ‘That looks a lot like Jill’s’,” said Paddock. “She sent me a text saying ‘Is this yours? IsRead More


N.S. father-son duo head to Scotland for piping championship

N.S. father-son duo head to Scotland for piping championship

A Nova Scotia father and son have already set a world record — before they’ve even competed! The Gandy family has a bagpiping legacy. “Mom was a high-end piper,” says Alex Gandy.“She was one of the first professional female pipers in Canada. Both my grandfathers played. I actually play my dad’s pipes. So it’s very much a family affair.” Alex Gandy has been playing since he was 10 years old. “It wasn’t necessarily the thing that made you the coolest kid in high school,” he said. His teacher? His father,Read More


Helping kids get suited up for hockey

Helping kids get suited up for hockey

Sault Ste. Marie police and OPP help ease the cost of playing hockey by collecting equipment and giving it to kids. Jairus Patterson reports Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/usatoday-NewsTopStories” limit=”20″] USA News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rss.cnn.com/rss/cnn_us.rss” limit=”20″] ABC NEWS Headlines [su_feed url=”http://feeds.abcnews.com/abcnews/usheadlines” limit=”20″]


City takes measures to keep bike repair stations stocked

City takes measures to keep bike repair stations stocked

Three free-to-use bike repair stations were installed in Kitchener to allow quick repairs while on the trail. The stations include Allen keys, tire irons, bike wrenches, different screw drivers and bike pumps. Vandalism and thefts have made the stations far less efficient, in some cases even rendering them useless. “Sometimes people try to put the pumps on and then actually end up leaking all the air out of their tire and then end up worse off than they start because the pumps are broken,” said Scott Cottcalway, a coordinator atRead More


Edmonton man charged with uttering threats at PM has offence withdrawn

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The Edmonton man who allegedly threatened Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the Canadian government on social media last February has had his charge withdrawn. Robert Dale Kerr, 41, was arrested on February 15 and charged with uttering threats. Kerr agreed to a peace bond at a provincial court and will be on probation for a year. Source link #canadiannews #worldnews #headlinenews and stories from around the world USA Today News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rssfeeds.usatoday.com/usatoday-NewsTopStories” limit=”20″] USA News Headlines [su_feed url=”http://rss.cnn.com/rss/cnn_us.rss” limit=”20″] ABC NEWS Headlines [su_feed url=”http://feeds.abcnews.com/abcnews/usheadlines” limit=”20″]


Race for mayor in Orillia

Race for mayor in Orillia

CTV Barrie Published Tuesday, September 25, 2018 6:45PM EDT Last Updated Tuesday, September 25, 2018 7:04PM EDT Orillia’s current mayor is hoping for a second term in office, but he’ll have to get past long-time resident Gordon Launchbury first.“Every vote counts, and in this city, it’s relationships that count too,” said Launchbury.He hopes to build those relationships by running what he calls ‘a transparent and trustworthy government.’“I’d like to see us invest in our people, in our other infrastructure like roads and so on,” he said.While Launchbury calls the mayorRead More


Carjacking suspect remains on the loose

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CTV London Published Tuesday, September 25, 2018 4:00PM EDT Last Updated Tuesday, September 25, 2018 4:08PM EDT A suspect remains at large following a carjacking Tuesday morning. Police say a man approached a woman, pulled out a knife and stole her vehicle around 10 a.m. in the area of Baseline Road and Cathcart Street. The victim was not injured. It was abandoned on Belgrave Avenue and the suspect fled on foot. He is described as white with a thin build, in his 20s, with light brown hair and multiple tattoos.Read More


Baby unharmed after she’s found crawling across busy road

Baby unharmed after she's found crawling across busy road

LAKEWOOD, N.J. — Authorities say a baby girl found crawling across a busy New Jersey street was unharmed after a neighbour and passing motorist came to her aid. The child was spotted around 5 p.m. Saturday in Lakewood. The motorist, Cory Cannon of Eatontown, told the Asbury Park Press he saw the girl on Joe Parker Road and initially thought she was a toy. But when he saw the child moving, he got out of his car to stop traffic. At that same time, a neighbour got the baby andRead More


MIGUNA MIGUNA EXPLOSIVE INTERVIEW ON CBC NEWS CANADA AFTER DEPORTATION

MIGUNA MIGUNA EXPLOSIVE INTERVIEW ON CBC NEWS CANADA AFTER DEPORTATION

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Woman charged with impaired after SUV with young child aboard crashes

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The Canadian Press Published Tuesday, September 25, 2018 1:59PM EDT Last Updated Tuesday, September 25, 2018 2:00PM EDT WHITBY, Ont. — Police say a 54-year-old woman charged with impaired driving had her 14-month-old grandson in her vehicle when she crashed in Whitby, Ont. Durham region police say the driver of an SUV lost control and crashed through a fence on Monday night. They allege the motorist tried to drive away from the scene, but was unable to get far because the vehicle was too damaged. Officers found the woman andRead More