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Cranberries have healthy benefits

Cranberries have healthy benefits

Scientists have isolated compounds present in cranberries which have the special effect of preventing bacteria from adhering to the urinary tract.

A good year for cranberries

BY VIKI MATHER There are almost enough cranberries this fall to make up for the sparsity of blueberries. Cranberries are easy to find after you have seen the first patch of them. They grow on low-lying vines at the edges of wet places.

Gandhi's birthday anniversary celebrated in Sudbury

The India-Canada Association of Sudbury is celebrating Mahatma Gandhi's 138th birthday anniversary on Oct. 2. The celebration will take place in front of the bust of Gandhi in the J.N.
Youth raise voices at weekend forum

Youth raise voices at weekend forum

BY GIANNI UBRIACO for northern life After spending two and half years on the street while struggling to find employment, 23-year-old Brad Bradley is finally on the road to success.

Celebrate Val Caron Public School on Oct. 4

A special celebration will take place on Thursday, October 4, 2007 to pay tribute to Val Caron Public School.

Free family fun day Saturday

To kick off the annual Week of the Child festivities, which will be celebrated from Oct. 13-20, there will be a free family fun day on Saturday, from 10 am to 3 pm, held at various locations in downtown Sudbury.

Silent art auction Sunday

The Citizens for the Preservation of the Nepahwin and Lily Creek Wetlands is holding a silent art auction from Oct. 21 to Oct. 27 at Black Cat Too!, located at 86 Durham St.

Some boarding passes now paperless

(CNW) Air Canada has introduced paperless boarding passes for its customers who check in using their PDA (personal digital assistant such as Blackberry or Treo) or cell phone. Air Canada's mobile check-in service, available at http://mobile.

Animal prints still sassy this fall

Wild thing, I think you move me But I gotta know for sure Come on and hold me tight Oh you move me (Chip Wilson, 1965) A stunning animal print dress or skirt makes any woman look sexier, and it spices up any look.
Free falling with Shakespeare

Free falling with Shakespeare

BY JUDI STRAUGHAN As Derek Moran, one of the brave zanies in the Sudbury Theatre Centre's opening show says, "Doing this play is like throwing yourself out of an airplane.