Category : Life

Tiniest baby goes home to family

The smallest surviving baby born in Hamilton, Ont. went home this week from McMaster Children’s Hospital to her Niagara Falls family. Baby Rachel Blythin was born June 3 at 330 grams, so small she wore doll clothes. Rachel was attached in utero ...

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Terra Incognita Wines

By Marco Giovanetti If you come to my home there’s a very good chance that you’ll be served one of the following white wines sometime during the course of your stay. I do this for two reasons: Already, white wine is ...

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Skateboarders beware

by:  Janice Burdon     Friday, September 20th, 11-year-old Joey Rikley-Krindle had a close call on Main Street in Hudson.  Out for a ride on their longboards to the local IGA with a few of his buddies, Joey hit a bump on the ...

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Dear Miss Cyrus

by Bonnie Wurst   I was reading the open letters Sinead O’Connor wrote to Miley Cyrus, in reaction to the former Disney Hannah Montana star’s ‘Wrecking Ball’ video – and the subsequent responses from Miss Cyrus. O’Connor has her own share of controversy ...

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Cabbage roll casserole

Chef Peter Webster – Bouquet Garni   The autumn produce is upon us.  One of the cheapest vegetables at present is the cabbage.  I love making coleslaw with a little onion, carrot, red pepper and mayonnaise, salt and ...

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