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<b>ONTARIO:</b> Cellphone restrictions in classrooms go into effect today

ONTARIO: Cellphone restrictions in classrooms go into effect today

Some schools already had similar rules in place, but this directive sets a provincial standard
<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> High-intensity exercise improves memory in seniors, researchers find

ONTARIO: High-intensity exercise improves memory in seniors, researchers find

Researchers also noted that improved fitness correlates with improved memory performance
<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>ONTARIO:</b> Breweries say proposal to allow dogs inside will clear up a grey area

ONTARIO: Breweries say proposal to allow dogs inside will clear up a grey area

The government's proposal this week will allow dogs onto restaurant patios and into breweries that sell 'low-risk, pre-packaged foods'