Author: Robert Shawn

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The Government of Canada has reveled the official itinerary for the upcoming Royal Tour of Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall. The tour, celebrating the Platinum Jubilee of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, will visit St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador on May 17. The Royal Couple will begin their visit to […]

Hockey Hall of Famer Guy Lafleur has passed away at the age of 70.  While no definitive cause of death has been announced, the former right wing has battled lung cancer in recent months.  During his NHL career, Lafleur scored 560 goals, recorded 793 assists, and won 5 Stanley Cups as part of the Montreal […]

A zoo in Florida has announced the birth of a baby spider monkey. But what’s so special about that? Well, this particular monkey has a unique marking on its face that bears a striking resemblance to the “Bat-symbol”.  “Keepers were surprised to see the baby’s unique markings, noting the resemblance to the Batman symbol,” the […]

Town officials in a North Cowichan, B.C. are greatly concerned over the welfare of the world’s largest hockey stick, after a series of attacks from woodpeckers. Residents first spotted a pair of northern flickers, a type of woodpecker protected by the British Columbia Wildlife Act, atop the 61 000 lbs hockey stick earlier this month. […]

A jury in Kentucky has awarded a man $450 000 after he sued his employer for celebrating his birthday at work. Kevin Berling says he told his manager at Gravity Diagnostics in Covington in 2019 that he would prefer not to have a birthday celebration, citing immense stress. After the company ignored his request, Berling […]

A surefire way to increase foot traffic to you r business is offer your customers something they need for as cheap as they can possibly get it. Grow Green MI in Whitmore Lake, Michigan, gave away free gas to 180 customers this past Friday. The store awarded 5 gallons (approximately 22L) of gasoline with any […]

San Francisco police were puzzled after pulling over a car without a driver.  The San Francisco Police Department says officers stopped a vehicle for driving after dark without its headlights activated. When police walked up to the driver’s side window to address the occupant, they found no one in side. The autonomous vehicle was a […]

Today Chief Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Janice Fitzgerald, announced Newfoundland and Labrador will begin offering COVID-19 booster doses for those 12 to 17 year old starting on April 25th. This is mark the first time those in that age group have been eligible for a COVID booster. The decision, she says is in line […]

Spirit Halloween, the pop-up costume and decoration store, is the focus of a new feature-length movie. “When a new Spirit Halloween store appears in a deserted strip mall, three middle-school friends who think they’ve outgrown trick-or-treating make a dare to spend the night locked inside the store Halloween night,” reads a summary. “But they soon […]

Two thumbs are better than one. Netflix has launched a new “two thumbs up” reaction button. According to the company, the new button will let people effectively communicate which content they really, REALLY like and will help the streaming service suggest more content like it. “Consider Two Thumbs Up as a way to fine-tune your […]



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