“It’s not the scenicest day,” I said to Aina, looking out the train window at a cloudy sky as we headed to Niagara for some wine and walking.* 675 more words
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Principal Melina Akins laughs as she seeks shelter from a light rain, as a recess at her school ends on a drizzly morning.
A mosaic of multicultural students surrounds her, exchanging smiles and hugs. 828 more words
“My boyfriend dumped me precisely two weeks into the first term of our first year of university,” a Toronto novelist named Caitlin Sweet wrote last November. 622 more words
Parents in central Edmonton who’d hoped for a nearby public French immersion program won’t get their wish this year.
Fewer than 10 families signed up when Edmonton Public Schools put out a call for kindergartners interested in French immersion at Oliver school, district spokeswoman Raquel Maurier said. 163 more words
Their apartment is strikingly bare, but Shikh Omar Jalal, his wife, Eman Aarabi, and their five children feel comfortable in their new home on Donald Street. 2,070 more words