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TO's Yonge/Dundas getting friendly

(CNW)  Visitors to downtown Toronto are getting a warm welcome thanks to the efforts of the business community.

Win at Days Inn

(CNW) From now through Sept. 4, guests checking in at participating Days Inn hotels in Ontario can pick up a free Ontario road map and enter a contest to win 30 nights at Days Inns in Ontario plus a $500 gas card.
Flour Mill to get makeover

Flour Mill to get makeover

Notre Dame Ave. will have a new look this summer. There will be extensive landscaping, as well as park benches, a bike rack, more trash cans, flower baskets and decorative banners placed along the avenue.

Timmins author publishes horror novel

George Straatman, the author of The Converging, will be signing books at Chapters in Sudbury next Friday, July 7 from 7 to 10 pm. The book is described as an intriguing labyrinth of seduction and insidious evil.

Rotary honours Sandi Campbell

The Rotary Club of Sudbury Sunrisers' past-president Sandi Campbell, was honoured recently with the club's highest honour, a Paul Harris Fellow Award.  Paul Harris was the founder of Rotary International.

Rod and gun club re-stock local lakes with pickerel

BY GIANNI UBRIACO for northern life Members of the Copper Cliff Rod and Gun Club were busy this past weekend as they volunteered their time to help stock local area lakes with approximately 150,000 young pickerel.
Viva la difference at French bookstore

Viva la difference at French bookstore

BY TAMARA BELKOV St-Jean-Baptiste Day is about celebrating French-Canadian culture. And so is Centre FORA. Centre FORA is a not-for-profit publisher that promotes French literacy and education across the country.

What kind of car would Elvis drive?

BY BILL VANCE When a shy young man named Elvis Aaron Presley escaped the poverty of northeastern Mississippi's hill country, and gyrated onto the music scene in the mid-1950s, he was part of a revolution in music and in culture.

Pets can stay at Delta Hotels

Delta Hotels is the first national chain in North America to achieve Pets Can Stay certification in the majority of its pet friendly locations, and to establish pet policies to ensure continuity across the brand for their guests travelling with pets.

Student wins RockON! scholarships

Three teenagers have won $1,000 RockON! scholarships. One of the winners, Remi Boucher, attends École secondaire catholique Champlain in Chelmsford. RockON! is a bilingual magazine and website ( www.rock-on.