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Edmonton's Rundle School to host free summer camp for K-6 kids

An Edmonton school summer camp designed to tickle children’s brains will ideally stave off the summer slump that further disadvantages low-income children.

Rundle School, 11005 34 St., is preparing to host a pilot project this July that will have kids from Kindergarten to Grade 6 playing games, doing arts, crafts and music, cooking and being active in ways tailored to keep them reading and thinking. 336 more words

Local News

The Sound of Spying

“My dear girl there are some things that just aren’t done, such as drinking Dom Perignon ’53 above a temperature of 38 degrees Fahrenheit. That’s as bad as listening to the Beatles without earmuffs.” — James Bond, … 5,582 more words


A Current Affair Journalists To Be Placed On Long Term Forced Contraception

Journalists and producers from the Channel 9 show A Current Affair are to be forced to use long term contraception in an effort to stop them from breeding. 154 more words

The UnAustralian

Carols By Candlelight To Omit All References To Israel From "The First Noel"

Vision Australia’s 2015 Carols By Candlelight will be performing an altered version of the Christmas classic “The First Noel” to exclude mentions of Israel. The move comes amid concerns that the chorus line “Born is the King of Israel” may be interpreted as a political statement as to the rightful inhabitants of the Holy Land. 181 more words

The UnAustralian

COMPETITION: Who Do You Think You Are? Series 7 (NOW CLOSED)

Australian celebrities play detective as they go in search of their family history

Well-known Australians play detective as they go in search of their family history, revealing secrets from the past. 136 more words


More Farce Than Class at the ABC

While it is always handy to have a sharp lawyer, nothing beats a sympathetic judge. Having appointed two of its most ardent admirers to investigate both Q&A and its overall coverage of science,  that wisdom gets no argument from the national broadcaster… 2,159 more words

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