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Naples Daily News
Neighborhood news: Spring Creek Village
What accent? How many different areas of the United States and Canada are represented here? It is fun to listen and try to determine where we came from before arriving in Spring Creek Village.
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Fri Mar 07, 2014
Carfrae, O'Donnell Commit To 2 Challenge Races
The Challenge Family announced today that two-time Ironman world champion Mirinda Carfrae and Ironman Brazil champion Timothy O'Donnell will take part in two of their upcoming Challenge North American events.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
School puppy program impresses teacher
A school puppy program in Charlottetown is attracting attention from around the Maritimes, and left a favourable impression a teacher visiting from New Brunswick this week.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Cape Breton Post
Kytes Hill report turned over to province
An initial report, Kytes Hill Safety Review, was presented to area residents on Dec. 8 and they were asked to contribute feedback by the end of January.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
The Toronto Star
Has TV gone to pot? First marijuana commercial airs on major U.S. network
On Monday, a TV commercial about a medical marijuana service began airing on Comcast, the largest cable operator in the U.S. It's believed to be the first time a major network has shown a commercial about pot, according to MarijuanaDoctors.com , a company that connects patients with pot-friendly doctors in the 21 states where medicinal cannabis is ... (more)
Ronald Anderson's family calls for improved PTSD treatment
The sister-in-law of a retired New Brunswick solider who recently took his own life says more needs to be done to support veterans who suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
UPDATE 1-U.S. East Coast crude import days are numbered as Bakken gets barged
A handful of new East Coast terminals that will pump Bakken and other crude from trains onto barges may end demand for imported light, sweet oil in the U.S. Northeast, the latest twist in the shale revolution that is reshaping the market.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Retired Sgt. Ronald Anderson dies, suicide linked to PTSD
Retired Canadian soldier, Sgt. Ronald Anderson, 39, died at his home in Doaktown, N.B., on Monday - the most recent in a spate of soldier suicides believed related to post-traumatic stress disorder.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Exploration Update on the Bathurst Option Joint Venture Zinc Project, ...
The BOJV area of interest covers much of the world-class Bathurst Mining Camp in north-central New Brunswick .
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Covered in anti-fracking signs and topped with a matching green canoe, the Frackmobile has turned many heads on its travels throughout New Jersey during the past three years.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Arutz Sheva Israel News
El-Al Signs Deal Providing More Routes into Canada
Canadian passengers will have more options to travel to Israel and back, according to Shalom Toronto , due to a new business deal between Porter Airlines and El Al Israel Airlines.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Fifth person charged in plot to smuggle narwhal whale tusks into US, says Department of Justice
A forensic scientist with the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service showed the cranium of a narwhal whale seized in February 2010 at the home of Andrew Zarauskas in Union, N.J., to jurors in U.S. District Court in Bangor, Maine.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Expert in smuggling trial: 'Nothing else in the world it can be' but narwhal skull, tusks
A forensic scientist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service carefully cradled a cranium as he showed it to jurors Wednesday on the second day of the federal trial of a New Jersey man accused of being part of a conspiracy to smuggle narwhal whale tusks into the U.S. from Canada.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Jurors shown narwhal whale tusk as smuggling trial of NJ man begins in Bangor
A federal prosecutor gently grasped an eight-foot long narwhal whale tusk and showed it to jurors late Tuesday morning as the trial of a New Jersey man accused of being part of an international smuggling conspiracy got underway.