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urban living

Chris Barkman of Barkman Tree Climbing gives his reasons for why city dwellers should climb a tree.
The way we shape our cities today will play a vital role in how our children live their lives.
Draconian measures driven by xenophobia are not necessary to slow the expansion of our numbers. Nor do we need pandemics, famines or wars to cull our numbers. So long as we continue to invest in education, public health, access to contraception and global trade, our numbers are likely to decline naturally and painlessly.
I thought living in the frenetic hustle of downtown would make me less patient and desensitized -- the truth is since moving down here, I've become more empathetic and aware of the marginalized population and my role in that marginalization.
It's not as straightforward to simply relocate across the country. The theory that all provinces are alike is misguided, even though we do share two uniting forces in this great country -- ice hockey and our health care system.
Walking never got any respect: it was slow, unsexy and boring. Only losers walked. But today, walking is what the cool kids
As spring finally heats up in the east, I'm reminded of all the reasons why I get outside and like to go wild and immerse myself in nature. Of course, exercise is important (for me and my dog Jimmy) and it's nice to clear my mind, but as I do it, it reminds me why protecting nature is an important daily responsibility.
Motorists can expect a little -- and we stress a little -- relief from record high prices at the pumps ahead of the Canada
You already know which foods are Canadian, but just for the sake of pure salivating satisfaction, we'll just list off a few
Why did the arrival of the Oreo doughnut take this long? In June, coffee giant Tim Hortons introduced the U.S. to the Oreo