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Being a proud Canadian, I am thrilled to be a part of a television series that is unapologetically Canadian. For years I have watched our cities double for American cities on television. With Hard Rock Medical the landscape of the North is just that -- ours.
What I discovered while filming the series Hard Rock Medical was not only was I right in my assumption, but that I had more in common with Farida than I had originally thought or wanted to admit. As breathtaking as the landscape was, I, like Farida, am more of an urbanite...
2013-06-13-HRM_HuffPobanner.jpg >TVO's first commissioned drama series, Hard Rock Medical, provides a fresh and entertaining look at the unique challenges of delivering healthcare in Northern Ontario.
His songs are funny without being cruel. Proud but not prejudiced. Honest but gentle. They are what Canada wishes it could be (they assign Stompin' Tom songs at school). But, above all, they are great travel writing from a great traveller.
There are things every Canadian should have on his or her "to do" list. Visiting Sudbury, Ontario on a Saturday night has to be on your list, too. It just has to be. Why? Because Canadian music legend Stompin' Tom Connors said so. And even though Stopmin' Tom is no longer with us, visiting Sudbury on a Saturday night is still one of those things you just have to cross off your list.
The province's Special Investigations Unit has been called in after a woman died in a police chase on Highway 69 Sunday night