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<b>ONTARIO:</b> As federal Green Party leader steps down, provincial Green leader says he is staying put

ONTARIO: As federal Green Party leader steps down, provincial Green leader says he is staying put

In a statement sent early Monday afternoon, Guelph MPP Mike Schreiner called May a personal friend, mentor and hero to him
<b>ONTARIO:</b> CUPE says 79 per cent of education workers voted in favour of new deal

ONTARIO: CUPE says 79 per cent of education workers voted in favour of new deal

The 55,000 workers narrowly avoided a strike in early October when the CUPE bargaining team reached an eleventh-hour tentative deal with the province
<b>CANADA:</b> Fresh-cut vegetable recall expanded to over 40 products

CANADA: Fresh-cut vegetable recall expanded to over 40 products

On November 1, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) recalled Compliments brand vegetables because of possible listeria
<b>CANADA:</b> Should parents be using cannabis around their kids?

CANADA: Should parents be using cannabis around their kids?

One year after the legalization of cannabis in Canada, many questions remain unanswered about the risks and benefits of cannabis use in the presence of children
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Museums are adapting, evolving, and finding new ways to present art and culture

BEYOND LOCAL: Museums are adapting, evolving, and finding new ways to present art and culture

Museums are starting to present visual art in multi-sensory ways that audiences can touch and feel
<b>CANADA:</b> Do we need a federal Alcohol Act in Canada to better regulate the substance?

CANADA: Do we need a federal Alcohol Act in Canada to better regulate the substance?

Research estimates that each year some 15,000 deaths, 90,000 hospital admissions and 240,000 years of life lost are directly attributable to alcohol use
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Choosing which fish to eat in a sea of mercury, microplastics

BEYOND LOCAL: Choosing which fish to eat in a sea of mercury, microplastics

There are plenty of fish to choose from, but many aspects to consider
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Culture of compassion needed on campus to prevent student suicide

BEYOND LOCAL: Culture of compassion needed on campus to prevent student suicide

When a student dies by suicide, university communities grapple with the fact that an opportunity for a suffering person to receive help was missed
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Ice hut still floating on lake in Sudbury six months after thaw

ONTARIO: Ice hut still floating on lake in Sudbury six months after thaw

Neither MNRF of Ministry of Environment taking responsibility for removing hut, says business owner whose been trying to have it removed
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Cursing helps you crush your workout, experts say

BEYOND LOCAL: Cursing helps you crush your workout, experts say

Research suggests that swearing can improve workouts because it raises our pain threshold