MASK SALES SAVING CANADIAN DESIGNERS?

Brands are helping the community and finding a new revenue stream Xenia Chen’s brand, Threads, a direct-to-consumer line of tights, was hit hard by the pandemic. “Our core product is a wardrobe staple for women when they go to work. When everyone started isolating in March, we saw a drastic…

First Aid Challenges; 3 dead and 24 injured

3 dead, 24 injured after bus rollover in Alberta’s Jasper National Park RCMP are investigating the cause of the rollover. The bus was operated by a glacier sight-seeing tour company. 2:45 Three people are dead and 24 injured after a glacier sight-seeing bus rolled over near the Columbia Icefield in…

Masks: The new norm

    Non-medical masks will not prevent you from contracting COVID 19. But it certainly makes a difference, up to a 30% decrease of contracting the disease? According to a recent article from “The Lancet”1a cotton mask can decrease the spread of COVID 19 around 30%, two layers of cotton…

The Ontario government said it’s taking immediate action

The Ontario government said it’s taking immediate action after an increase in a mysterious inflammatory illness in children that could be connected to COVID-19. Health officials say the illness appears to be similar to Kawasaki Syndrome, a rare but serious inflammatory disease. Symptoms associated with this illness include persistent fever, abdominal pain,…

Bored no more: Day 33

Action Bored no more because you’re going to tape a cooking show-Ready, set, action! Pick a fav recipe and become the star of your own cooking show and tape it. Boy that was easy. Well it can be that easy or it can be mind boggling how much creativity and…

Bored no more: Day 5

Bored no more. Let’s do something unusual today in these unusual times. I know COVID-19 is at the fore front of your thoughts. You are getting the best information from credible sources on how to stay safe and help protect others. So, I decided to pass on some clever ideas…

This is going to save lives

‘This is going to save lives’: People calling 911 in N.S. can now be directed to nearest AED Timing crucial as people’s chance of survival goes down every minute in a cardiac arrest Emergency dispatchers in Nova Scotia can now tell callers at the scene of a suspected cardiac arrest…

Wrong step could cost $2000

Can you feel September yet? The back to school sales, the new shoes and backpacks occupy every thought you have this week. Have you thought about September driving yet? Ahh yes we must watch and obey the school zones, give way to the large groups of students taking their time…