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#BugsR4Girls: Insect-lovers unite on social media to support Ontario girl teased for her hobby

Sophia Spencer loves bugs — any bugs, all bugs.

And now, legions of scientists and new fans from around the world are applauding the almost-eight-year-old’s passion after learning on Twitter that her classmates had called her “weird.” 873 more words


Travel London, ON: Pawlooza Rocks with Dogs (even in the heat)

My dog Victor is zonked.

Too much heat, excitement and energetic dogs panting around him at Pawlooza, one of the biggest and best annual dog festivals in Southern Ontario. 705 more words


Welcoming Francine and Joe's baby boy!

I have known Francine for quite some time now as I worked with her brother at a previous job and have had the opportunity to get to know both Joe and Francine as friends over the last couple of years and they are wonderful people. 151 more words


Summer in bloom

Hello from Kingston, Ontario! The past couple of weeks have been a whirlwind, as I was offered a last-minute, 3-week teaching position. I’m a new teacher in need of classroom experience, and my current employer was so kind as to allow me to take a few weeks away from the office, so…voila. 540 more words

trinette and stephen's engagement

Trinette and Stephen are a great couple. Like their friends Mike and Ainsley, they are laid back, fun and open minded. They chose a beautiful location in North London that was new to me. 74 more words

Pro-ISIL video sparked investigation that ended with death of extremist Aaron Driver in London, Ont.

A video in which a masked man pledged allegiance to ISIL and vowed to make Canadians pay for fighting the terror group set off a fast-paced investigation that led to an explosion and the death of an extremist in Ontario, the RCMP said Thursday. 1,038 more words