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Teacher shares tips for building pinhole projector to view eclipse

Teacher shares tips for building pinhole projector to view eclipse

'At no time am I looking at the sun,' says teacher. 'I'm only viewing the projection of the sun on the paper screen.'
BEYOND LOCAL: Canadian flights to be unaffected by total solar eclipse, airlines say

BEYOND LOCAL: Canadian flights to be unaffected by total solar eclipse, airlines say

TORONTO — Canadian airlines say travellers won't see their flight times affected by Monday's total solar eclipse, though passengers should protect their eyes during the astronomical event.
BEYOND LOCAL: Photographers offer tips on how to capture the solar eclipse

BEYOND LOCAL: Photographers offer tips on how to capture the solar eclipse

The big moment will happen Monday afternoon
Seven people fined $400 a day for refusing LTC transfers: Ontario government

Seven people fined $400 a day for refusing LTC transfers: Ontario government

Seven people in Ontario have been fined for refusing transfers from a hospital to a long-term care home not of their choosing
BEYOND LOCAL: Guelph companies shift focus to build tiny homes amid housing crisis

BEYOND LOCAL: Guelph companies shift focus to build tiny homes amid housing crisis

Local builders say tiny homes are an excellent way to improve the value of a homeowner’s property and increase the housing supply
BEYOND LOCAL: MP Charlie Angus not seeking re-election

BEYOND LOCAL: MP Charlie Angus not seeking re-election

With two decades of experience, the Timmins-James Bay NDP MP isn't hitting the campaign trail for an eighth time
Farmers join Ford to call for end of 'awful carbon tax'

Farmers join Ford to call for end of 'awful carbon tax'

Eliminating carbon pricing would provide needed relief for farmers, reduce operation costs, Ontario Federation of Agriculture president says
Court strikes down parts of Ontario panhandling law as unconstitutional

Court strikes down parts of Ontario panhandling law as unconstitutional

An Ontario judge has struck down sections of the province's panhandling law as unconstitutional, including parts that ban asking people for money while intoxicated or while they are waiting to use an ATM
Trudeau announces national school food program to feed 400,000 more kids per year

Trudeau announces national school food program to feed 400,000 more kids per year

The upcoming federal budget will include funding for a national school food program that will aim to provide meals to 400,000 more kids per year across the country, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Monday
BEYOND LOCAL: Indigenous communities say they weren't consulted on school name change

BEYOND LOCAL: Indigenous communities say they weren't consulted on school name change

Halton District School Board has proposed renaming of Iroquois Ridge High School in Oakville