Heritage home in Hemmingford fulfils dream of countryside retirement

This Quebec couple believed their dream of buying an old house in the country was out of reach — until they made a serendipitous discovery.
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School and other cancellations around southern Manitoba on Friday
It’s another day of school closures and other cancellations around southern Manitoba due to the blowing snow and bad road conditions Friday.
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About Last Night: Montembeault stellar again as Habs fall to Vegas in OT
Goalie Sam Montembeault made 49 saves in the 4-3 overtime loss. Eight different Canadiens received points on the night.
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5 things to know for Friday, January 21, 2022
A majority of Canadians find it difficult to feed their families, 'Bat out of Hell' rock superstar Meat Loaf has died, and the Royal Family has a job opening – for minimum wage. Here's what you need to know today.
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Judge to decide fate of man accused of killing mom, 2 children in Ajax
The prosecution says Cory Fenn killed the three in a rage on March 14, 2018, in Ajax, Ont., after Krassimira Pejcinovski broke up with him.
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'One-size-fits-all approach' won't work on unvaccinated, Quebec behavioural experts say
Quebec's Junior Health Minister has been tasked with creating a program to reach the unvaccinated.
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Concerts were back in Montreal — and then they weren’t
Erik Leijon reports on the experience of being back among thousands of music fans during a brief window at the end of 2021, and the continued uncertainty facing musicians and venues.
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In B.C.’s Northern Rockies, find a winter wonderland as far as the eye can see
Some of the best months for aurora hunting in this part of Canada coincide with the best months for playing in the snow.
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An insider’s guide to New Orleans: million-dollar views, open-air art andbrilliant craft cocktails
In Nola, you can “Do Whatcha Wanna,” as the city’s free-spirited unofficial anthem goes. Here’s a shortlist for your next visit.
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This ’70s-era co-op is giving her an affordable place to live. Why isn’t Toronto building more?
This Dufferin Grove tenant pays $1,294 a month for a two-bedroom unit. But getting into a co-op — or buildings others like it — is a challenge, insiders say.
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In a first for Ontario, a school in a condo is coming to Toronto’s waterfront
First-of-its kind ‘vertical’ learning space to help ease enrolment pressures in Toronto’s downtown.
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A tribute to Lincoln Alexander on his 100th birthday
Among his many achievements, Alexander was our first Black member of Parliament. He will be most remembered for his genuine love for Canadians.
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Kiefer Sutherland revisits old haunts on third album, ‘Bloor Street’
Award-winning actor, who releases his third album Jan. 21, says storytelling is central to both his passions.
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Top five investing mistakes people make
Darryl Brown, a financial planner and founder of You&Yours Financial, breaks down the top five behavioural mistakes responsible investors make.
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It took years of therapy to finally understand what my mother endured: Ask Ellie
“My own mother confessed how she grew to hate my dad for the hell he put her through during the 10 years he would force sex on her shortly after childbirth and abusing her,” a reader writes.
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Travel news: Cruising the Great Lakes and beyond, Ontario’s latest forested skateway, and a multi-museum exhibition in Paris
Viking is getting into expeditions. Plus, the Icelynd Skating Trails open in Ottawa, and “Yves Saint Laurent Aux Musées” will mark an anniversary.
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Instead of arid emptiness in the California desert, I found resilience in Joshua Tree National Park at a time when I needed it most
Even in the harshest conditions, the Mojave knows how to start over. For writer Katrina Woznicki, it offered a lesson in perseverance after divorce.
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Not just a place to party, Los Cabos, Mexico, is evolving into a culinary destination — and a sophisticated getaway perfect for post-pandemic travel
The delightful food scene is now driven by big-name chefs and their love of small-scale ingredients.
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He fought for democracy and ended up in exile in Toronto. Now, friends of an Eritrean journalist who died from COVID-19 want to honour him
Friends and supporters of Aaron Berhane have created a scholarship and a language program for refugee writers to honour him.
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Participating in clinical trials may change the course of Type 1 diabetes
Jan. 23 marks the 100th anniversary of the first successful insulin injection for diabetes in a human. This brave teenager saved millions of lives.
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Women’s shinny players deserve time on city rinks. Toronto is finally making that known
Toronto city staff are helping women who play shinny find their space in spite of heckling, swarming — even identity theft.
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Are these two photos of the same person? Canada’s controversy over asylum-seekers and ‘photo matching’
Comparing photos of Somali refugees with images of visitors to Canada, the CBSA is accusing some claimants of lying about their identity.
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Until Vision Zero becomes a priority, it’s hard not to think ‘Am I next?’
There were at least 293 people killed and 1,488 people seriously injured in collisions on Toronto’s streets between 2017 and 2021.
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Meanwhile, the Saskatchewan Health Authority says it is looking at redeploying government employees from other departments to help the health-care system.
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Top U.S., Russian envoys discuss Ukraine at 'critical moment'
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken warned Friday that a weekslong standoff over Ukraine is at a "critical moment," as he headed into talks with his Russian counterpart amid rising concerns that Europe could again be beset by war.
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Canadian scientists may be on the verge of a reliable test for concussions
A London group can analyze important biomarkers in the blood and determine whether or not someone has suffered a concussion in a matter of about 20 minutes.
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Public Health Agency of Canada involved in 'error' on trucker vaccine rules: sources
Turmoil and confusion over whether truckers would remain exempt from the vaccine mandate last week stemmed from bureaucrats misinterpreting policy in more than one federal agency, including the one that co-ordinates Canada's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Canadian Press sources.
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Unvaccinated patients and staffing shortages: A look inside the ICU at one Toronto hospital
In the intensive care unit of Humber River Hospital are numerous examples of why doctors warn the Omicron variant doesn't always produce a "mild" version of the disease.
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Calls grow for return to 10-day isolation period for COVID-19
“There was no scientific or medical reason to shorten the isolation period to five days,” said Dr. Nili Kaplan-Myrth, a family doctor in Ottawa.
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High-risk Ontarians lagging on third doses of COVID vaccine
Just 22 per cent of pregnant Ontarians have received third doses, and 10 per cent of homeless people under age 65, according to new data from ICES.
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WSIB leadership gets an overhaul
Labour Minister Monte McNaughton said the goal is to improve customer service and trim the agency’s downtown real estate holdings valued at $600 million.
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4 new crime fiction books to puzzle away the winter blahs
Bold ways to solve tricky narratives, diabolic manipulation, slipping around elaborate plots and sleuthing instincts in odd times
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Blend of optimism and caution highlights Canada's COVID-19 forecast
Across Canada a blend of optimism and caution is emerging as provinces and territories revise their strategies for riding out the latest wave of the pandemic.
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