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City councillors to ponder goose droppings

Canada geese are making a mess of Windsor parks and there’s little the city can do to stop them.

In a report going to city council Monday, parks director Phil Roberts outlines a number of remedies to combat the proliferation of geese and their droppings, all of which are either expensive, time-consuming or potentially unacceptable to taxpayers. 701 more words

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THE HISTORY OF Kopi Luwak

The origin of kopi luwak is closely connected with the history of coffee production in Indonesia. In the early 18th century the Dutch established the cash-crop coffee plantations in their colony in the Dutch East Indies islands of Java and Sumatra, including Arabica coffee introduced from Yemen. 133 more words

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THE HISTORY OF Kopi Luwak

The origin of kopi luwak is closely connected with the history of coffee production in Indonesia. In the early 18th century the Dutch established the cash-crop coffee plantations in their colony in the Dutch East Indies islands of Java and Sumatra, including Arabica coffee introduced from Yemen. 133 more words

History

You're Sh****g Me!

Excuse me a second…

  • Grapes? Check.
  • Strawberries? Check.
  • Pomegranate? Check.
  • Cherries? Check.
  • Corn syrup? Check.
  • Molasses? Check.

Now, just stick them on the blender here. Oh, a lid! 900 more words

Animals

Alabama city cracks down on diaperless horses

SELMA, Ala. — The west Alabama city of Selma is planning a crackdown on what one councilman says is a big problem: Horse droppings.

The City Council passed a law three years ago requiring that horses wear diapers when on city streets, but Councilman Michael Johnson says riders aren’t following the law. 93 more words

World

Operation to get underway to rid Toronto police marine unit boathouse of barn swallows

Toronto police are bringing reinforcements in an ongoing battle to rid their boathouse of winged invaders they say pose a threat to officers’ – and possibly the public’s – safety. 463 more words

Canada

Evil

No great photographic wonder here.  That is a bat dropping.  Eww…

Bats, themselves are simply bats, they are not vampires nor evil.  But as wild animals they do get into some icky stuff, they can carry disease and leave it behind in the form of guano.   117 more words

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