A SOLD OUT crowd at Mylestom Hall was treated to an uplifting afternoon of beautiful music last Sunday played by the Nota Bene String Sextet with Adrienne Farago on piano followed by Karin Braidwood on classical guitar. Organized by the Bellingen and Nambucca District Rural Australians for Refugees, the concert raised a whopping $3,435. Advertise … Read more
A conservation authority is preparing for a lawsuit after a provincially important wetland near Toronto was altered. The wetland was previously the site of a strongly protested Amazon distribution center. As first reported by the Narwhal, the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) found earlier this month that someone had cleared and farmed nearly 90 … Read more
The Bellingham Regional Chamber of Commerce, which tracks BC number plates and volumes at border crossings, says this month’s long weekend marked a return to pre-COVID-19 levels of cross-border shopping | Rob Kruyt, BIV The easing of border restrictions between Canada and the US lasted just a handful of weeks late last year before the … Read more
The provincial government is disappointed with the federal government’s decision to impose its federal carbon tax safety net on Newfoundland and Labrador from July 1, 2023. The province was seeking exemptions to account for those who fuel oil and fish harvests who use diesel fuel in their ships to make a living. The county says … Read more
Sky News contributor Daisy Cousens says Hollywood directors don’t have the “guts” to make controversial or politically incorrect films. She said this is currently the “sorry state of Hollywood”. “Because they might get scolded on Twitter and they might have written some nasty think pieces about their films,” she told Sky News presenter Rowan Dean.
Croatia’s World Cup campaign got off to a shaky start with a 0-0 draw against embattled Morocco as the 2018 runners-up lacked the strength of the team that came so close in Russia. The odds were high at Al Bayt Stadium on Wednesday as an even match in Group F saw little action and ended … Read more
Cotton On boss Peter Johnson is making strides in the real estate market by offloading his luxury Hawthorn East home that he bought with his wife, Kim, more than 10 years ago. The CEO of the Geelong-based fashion empire has a price of $4 million to $4.4 million ahead of the 1C Bethune St pad … Read more