“We believe that Canada is suffering from an inferiority complex because we are lacking an aristocracy to formulate ideas and initiatives for a dignified future”, says Montague Frobisher-Malt, CEO of the Society for the Creation of a Canadian Monarchy (SCCM). 342 more words
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Just when you think the only headlines coming out of Hudson contain bad news, StoryFest proves you wrong.
It happened Monday evening. I was among the 144 people who were treated to the expected wit and surprising warmth of Margaret Atwood. 216 more words
MONTREAL — Beer lovers, the rumours are true.
Beau’s, a much-loved craft brewery from a tiny town on the other side of the Quebec-Ontario border, has for so long been unavailable to Quebec beer connoisseurs because of the complexity of interprovincial liquor laws. 1,014 more words
Business travelers can expect to pay more for travel next year, about 5% to 6% more for hotel rooms. This is according to a New York University study that was released this week. 655 more words
Every so often, as I roam around book Festivals, or other literary events, a conversation with a nice stranger will take an odd turn. They ( and they’re usually women, but not always) will start to ask what it’s like “having two writers in the family”. 219 more words