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Lola och UllaK på äventyr, del 1: The Standard


Jag vet inte ens var jag ska börja. “Lola” är helt övertygad om att någon droppade droger i våra glas igår (för hon känner inte sina fingertoppar), medan jag försöker informera henne om att våra frozen mojitos var rätt starka.. 63 more words

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Councillor calls for more liquor inspectors on Elgin Street after city's latest homicide

A councillor is calling for more liquor inspectors on Elgin Street in the wake of the weekend stabbing death of Jabeir Jemmie.

“I have been concerned for quite some time about the very few provincial liquor licence inspectors who work for the AGCO,” said Coun. 383 more words

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Standard promotes Labour over Greens

The party opening addresses were televised last night (competing with the All Black-Wallaby test which is nuts).

The Standard has posts of both the Labour and Green addresses, but have chosen to promote the Labour address as the primary post today. 62 more words


REVIEW: 'And Then Emily Was Gone' #2 (of 5)

(Comix Tribe, 2014)

Story: John Lees
Art: Iain Laurie
Colors: Megan Wilson
Letters: Colin Bell

Let the creepy return!  Now that horror comics have slipped into mainstream popular culture, when it has become commonplace to see zombies walking across your television screen, a new terror has arrived to make you check the shadows. 525 more words

Comic Book Reviews


Warby Parker has once agian teamed up with The Standard on a pair of sunglasses, the limited-edition Winston. If you’ve heard of the Winston before that is because it is an existing frame currently carried by the eyewear maker. 66 more words


"Not as bad as Whale Oil"

Since the release of Nicky Hager’s book ‘Dirty Politics’ there has been much discussion and condemnation of what has been revealed – even though much of the dirtiness of Cameron Slater was already well known. 1,310 more words