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Road Trips You Need To Take This Summer

Posted 08.11.2016 | Canada Living

So you feel like you’ve done all road trips Ontario has to offer? Think again, my friend. There are always roads less traveled and new destinations to discover.

Teens Drifting On Ice Floe Are Totally Ungrateful During Rescue

The Huffington Post Canada | Maham Abedi | Posted 01.29.2016 | Canada

The teens were unknowingly heading towards a hydro dam and rapid currents.

Trudeau Visits Peterborough Mosque That Was Set On Fire

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.18.2016 | Canada Politics

The mosque was the victim of an alleged arson attack shortly after Islamic State terrorists killed more than 100 people in Paris.

Trudeau Leads Moment Of Silence For Burkina Faso Victims

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 01.17.2016 | Canada Politics

The prime minister condemned the attacks Saturday as a "brutal act of violent terrorism."

Son Charged With Murder In Death Of Ontario Doctor

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 12.30.2015 | Canada

Police did not identify the cause of death, but said they were first summoned to the scene after two separate calls about stabbings in the home.

Damaged Peterborough Mosque Reopens, Donates Crowdfunded Money

The Huffington Post Canada | Emma Paling | Posted 12.25.2015 | Canada Impact

Leaders of the mosque are donating more than $100,000 to a local women's shelter and a children's charity.

Stop Asking All Muslims To Condemn Terror

Davide Mastracci | Posted 11.18.2016 | Canada Living
Davide Mastracci

Muslims are a marginalized group within Canada. We don't have access to political power in the way white people do, and we are in fact subject to stereotypes and demonization from political power and the media alike -- the collective blame laid upon Muslims legitimizes the idea that all Muslims should be punished for the acts of a tiny minority. Once this idea is legitimized, spates of hate crimes are committed and some Muslims end up feeling unsafe in their own communities.

Thousands Raised To Rebuild Ontario Mosque After Arson

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 11.16.2015 | Canada Impact

"It is heartwarming, to say the least."

Althia Raj

She Came To Canada As A Refugee. Now, She's A Cabinet Minister

HuffingtonPost.com | Althia Raj | Posted 09.22.2016 | Canada Politics

“All that hard work, all that sacrifice; it’s meant something.”

Harper Says Del Mastro's Actions Unfortunate

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.21.2016 | Canada Politics

PETERBOROUGH, Ont. — Stephen Harper suggested Monday as he headed to Dean Del Mastro's former riding that he doesn't believe the electoral fraud con...

Abandoned Drive-Ins Don't Get Any Creepier Than This

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.26.2014 | Canada Travel

Well, consider us sufficiently creeped out. What you're looking at is the remnants of the abandoned Mustang Drive-In in Peterborough, Ont. The...

State Funeral For Stompin' Tom Unlikely

HuffPost Canada Music | Robin Tarnowetzki | Posted 03.14.2013 | Canada Music

Although in Canada state funerals have been held only for politicians, one P.E.I. man believes that Canadian icon Stompin' Tom Connors deserves one fo...

Canada Day Deadly On The Water

CBC | Posted 09.01.2012 | Canada

At least nine people have drowned, or are presumed to have drowned, in Quebec and Ontario after a long weekend that proved particularly hazardous for ...

He Sells Out Ontario Venue.. Despite Box-Office Glitch

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 07.25.2012 | Canada

PETERBOROUGH, Ont. - Four thousand tickets for an Elton John concert this September in Peterborough, Ont., sold out in three hours on Friday.The lineu...