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Laptop learning wave of the future

Laptop learning wave of the future

BY TAMARA BELKOV While their students began their summer vacations Friday, a group of teachers from the Sudbury Catholic District School Board attended a seminar called An Apple for the Teacher Day at Marymount Academy.

Women wanted for clinical breast cancer trial

BY HEIDI ULRICHSEN Researchers at the Northeastern Ontario Regional Cancer Centre (NEORCC) are looking for post-menopausal women at risk of developing breast cancer to participate in a trial studying a new drug that may prevent the disease.
Happy Canada Day

Happy Canada Day

1  Who or what is Sudbury's Ramsey Lake named for? a) CPR surveyor W. A.
New use for historic Copper Cliff building

New use for historic Copper Cliff building

BY HEIDI ULRICHSEN A historic Copper Cliff building will get a new lease on life when it opens its doors Aug. 1 as the Copper Cliff Manor Retirement Residence. The former Copper Cliff Hospital, located at the corner of Serpentine St. and Godfrey Dr.
Lord of the Rings closing

Lord of the Rings closing

Just three months after it opened to largely negative reviews, producers of the $28-million Lord of the Rings stage show have announced it will close in Toronto Sept. 3.

Cottagers take work along

For many cottage-goers, the highways won't be the only thing moving slowly this Canada Day long weekend.

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.