Durham College Centre for Collaborative Education grand opening

Hundreds of invited guests and dignitaries gathered at Durham College’s newest facility to celebrate the grand opening of the Centre for Collaborative Education (CFCE) The legacy project is tied to the college’s 50th anniversary in 2017, the CFCE replaces the college’s aging Simcoe building, which was originally built as a temporary structure and opened in…

Oshawa Camera Club Award

The Oshawa Camera Club celebrated its 79th anniversary at The Regent Theatre, Oshawa May 9.  I was delighted to be awarded first prize for this image of a lion cub chewing his mother’s ear in the zoology category.

McIvor Insurance Inc. Joins Fight Against Bullying

A dedication ceremony for a new addition to a quiet corner of the schoolyard at St. Bernard’s Catholic Elementary school in Whitby may help anxious students at recess. The initiative, sponsored by Oshawa insurance agent Michael McIvor, from McIvor Insurance, involves the placement of a designated bench for students who are looking to find a…

Canadians walk for water in Kenya

Many people take fresh drinking water for granted and are able to quench their thirst with the turn of a tap. However, thousands of communities still rely on walking many kilometres a day to fill up their jerrycans and carry their water supplies home on their backs. WE.org is changing the way communities in the Masai…