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A stormy day

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A stormy day

Some photos from a stormy November day in Ontario. Photos taken along the shoreline of Lake Erie between Port Colborne and Fort Erie, Ont. Port Colborne recorded the strongest wind gusts in the province with speeds of up to 106 km/h, on Friday, Nov. 1, 2013.   <iframe width=”560″ height=”315″ src=”//www.youtube.com/embed/QxOnf5mB5VQ” frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe>     […]

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Rally for Ruzycki

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Rally for Ruzycki

One-hundred-fifty people from across the Niagara Region and beyond came out in support of a Port Colborne man sitting in a Russian jail cell for his part in a protest against the Gazprom-owned oil rig Prirazlomnaya two weeks ago in the Pechora Sea. Paul Ruzycki’s family organized the local rally, which was part of a […]

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Living Art

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Living Art

“Oh, that’s the colour … that’s the colour that makes it pop, Lee,” tattoo artist James Takeo said, as photographer and fellow artist T. Lee Kindy squirted blue paint over his subjects. Some of Kindy’s subjects squirmed a little bit as the paint hit their bodies There was a mix of men and women laying […]

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The night sky

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It’s been a while since I’ve taken shots of stars. I’d actually kind of given up on it for a few reasons. My area of southern Ontario, the Niagara Region, has so few dark areas left, it’s hard to get a good view of the night sky at all. Winter, I found, was usually the […]

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A tweet changed Erin Wilson’s life

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A tweet changed Erin Wilson’s life

One-hundred-forty characters changed Erin Wilson’s life two years ago. Wilson was on Twitter and saw a tweet by Chilean Heber Vega, who had been working and living with his family in northern Iraq for several years as an NGO (Non-governmental organization) worker. “Heber noticed that there weren’t many opportunities for kids on the margins that […]

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Idle No More

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Idle No More

They came together under three flags with one heart and one mind to take a stand for the land, their sovereignty and the future of Mother Earth. “We’re not here to be violent, not here to be savage, we are here to come together in the spirit of unity and take a stand for what […]

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