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BEYOND LOCAL: Another national park season is here. Let’s help the parks embrace our arrival

BEYOND LOCAL: Another national park season is here. Let’s help the parks embrace our arrival

It’s hardly surprising that spending time in nature is beneficial for our health, but what may be surprising is the depth of research behind this idea
Meet the Waterdown financial expert who helped shape Ontario’s new math curriculum

Meet the Waterdown financial expert who helped shape Ontario’s new math curriculum

Financial literacy is a life skill, says advocate who pushed for it to be a requirement to graduate
BEYOND LOCAL: Here's what's known about the ongoing Timmins area manhunt

BEYOND LOCAL: Here's what's known about the ongoing Timmins area manhunt

OPP, Ministry yet to confirm why Kettle Lakes Provincial Park — which is in the area being searched — is closed or when it could reopen
BEYOND LOCAL: Can the Taylor Swift effect jolt Toronto's sputtering tourism industry?

BEYOND LOCAL: Can the Taylor Swift effect jolt Toronto's sputtering tourism industry?

The pop superstar is slated to swoop into town for a six-night run at the Rogers Centre this November
BEYOND LOCAL: Financial literacy test soon to be requirement for Ontario high school students

BEYOND LOCAL: Financial literacy test soon to be requirement for Ontario high school students

TORONTO — Ontario students will soon be required to pass a financial literacy test as part of a number of changes coming to the requirements needed to earn a high school diploma.
BEYOND LOCAL: Canadian stars Fillier and Gosling excited to turn pro ahead of Monday's PWHL draft

BEYOND LOCAL: Canadian stars Fillier and Gosling excited to turn pro ahead of Monday's PWHL draft

New York holds the first overall pick in the PWHL's second-ever draft. The other picks will be, in order: Ottawa, league-champion Minnesota, Boston, Montreal, and Toronto
BEYOND LOCAL: A new 'Hunger Games' book - and movie - is coming

BEYOND LOCAL: A new 'Hunger Games' book - and movie - is coming

Scholastic announced Thursday that “Sunrise on the Reaping,” the fifth volume of Collins' blockbuster dystopian series, will be published March 18, 2025
BEYOND LOCAL: 'Loves the game': McDavid, Oilers ready for Stanley Cup final after long journey

BEYOND LOCAL: 'Loves the game': McDavid, Oilers ready for Stanley Cup final after long journey

After nine roller-coaster professional seasons, the 27-year-old superstar now sits four wins from the sport's ultimate goal with his team set to open the Stanley Cup final Saturday against the Florida Panthers
BEYOND LOCAL: 'Nobody wins in a war': Veteran reflects on D-Day as he gets France's highest honour

BEYOND LOCAL: 'Nobody wins in a war': Veteran reflects on D-Day as he gets France's highest honour

Vogelgesang was named a Knight of the Legion of Honour to acknowledge what the French Consulate General in Vancouver called his contribution and bravery in the liberation of France
BEYOND LOCAL: Sault renter caught in legal battle with out-of-town landlord

BEYOND LOCAL: Sault renter caught in legal battle with out-of-town landlord

Numbered company led by CPM Properties co-director Nels Moxness facing lawsuit, fines — and potential repossession of a Morin Street home — on top of ongoing complaints over questionable property management