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Rumours of trouble brewing at beer store

Rumours of trouble brewing at beer store

The future of beer sales in Thorold is uncertain at this point
Spider-Man: Far From Home Review

Spider-Man: Far From Home Review

Our pop culture critic, Ryan Walsh, reveals his thoughts on the latest saga of the famous web-slinging superhero
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> The computing power on board Apollo 11, and how our cell phones compare

BEYOND LOCAL: The computing power on board Apollo 11, and how our cell phones compare

With such modern technology at our disposal now, why have we not returned to the moon?
Summer fun at the Library

Summer fun at the Library

There's plenty to do indoors and outdoors at the Library, says Public Services Librarian Rebecca Lazarenko
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Curbing misinformation about the use of CBD in fighting opioid addiction

BEYOND LOCAL: Curbing misinformation about the use of CBD in fighting opioid addiction

We need many more funded research studies to fully understand exactly how CBD might play a role in the treatment of opioid use disorder
Would you like that water neat or with a splash of resin-curing chemical?

Would you like that water neat or with a splash of resin-curing chemical?

Storing plastic water bottles in extreme heat is a very bad idea
Depression: back from the brink

Depression: back from the brink

After decades of hiding his heartbreaking struggles with depression, Darcy Patrick dug himself out of the depths and has written three books about the subject to help others
<b>CANADA:</b> Could refundable tax credits help close the poverty gap?

CANADA: Could refundable tax credits help close the poverty gap?

The current tax system is disadvantageous to low-income families, professor says
Niagara on the world age-friendly stage

Niagara on the world age-friendly stage

Age Friendly network looking for your input
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Why you should seriously consider doing a master's or PhD

BEYOND LOCAL: Why you should seriously consider doing a master's or PhD

Explicitly teaching graduate students project management - a skill set they typically learn through trial and error - could mean better research and employ-ability