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Toy drives some boom others plummet

November 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Melissa Deeder The Toronto Police Auxiliary Toy drive, which has been held for 19 years, is not having a Merry Christmas so far. The drive might have to be cancelled because donations are low...

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Cyber bullying law not enough, expert says

November 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

By: Melissa Deeder Ottawa’s new steps to put an end to cyber bullying may not be the right solution, one expert said Thursday. “I think it’s a good idea, but I think for teenagers it’s...

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Breaking Bad Star RJ Mitte comes to Humber

November 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Megan Rach and Melissa Deeder RJ Mitte, who played the the son of Walter White on AMC’s hit show Breaking Bad, came to Humber for a Q&A followed by a meet and greet with...

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Personal finance a strain for Canadians

November 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Melissa Deeder A recent Internet poll found that Canadians are lacking when it comes to saving money. The survey, which was funded by Desjardins Group, was conducted by polling over 3000 users across the...

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White poppy peace campaign sparks controversy

November 7, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Melissa Deeder Veteran groups told Humber News on Thursday that wearing a white poppy instead of a red one on Remembrance Day  is not the right way to honour Canada’s war heroes. Steven Staples,...

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Rob Ford’s next moves: PR experts weigh in

November 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Melissa Deeder and Shaan Mohamed Revelations that the video of Rob Ford allegedly using crack cocaine actually exists — and is in the possession of police — have created a media frenzy surrounding the...

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#Mamming the new photo trend

October 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Melissa Deeder It’s a new trend: women taking photos of their breasts leaning on any flat surface. Then they post the photo on twitter and or Instagram and tag it with hashtag #Mamming. The...

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Sleep is good for the brain

October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Melissa Deeder Why we sleep has been a question that scientists and philosophers have been trying to find an answer to for centuries. US scientists believe they have now found the answer; we sleep...

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Thanksgiving weekend line-up

October 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Melissa Deeder This Thanksgiving long weekend is jam packed with events for all age groups. The family fun includes everything from Thanksgiving activities to Halloween haunts. Some events are in Toronto’s downtown core so...

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By Melissa Deeder People who live close to an airport are more susceptible to heart disease and stroke, according to two studies published in the British Medical Journal. The studies, one conducted in the U.K....

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