Author: Scott Fox

Over 25,000 College Students Quit The Semester And Took The Refund

Advanced Education Minister Deb Matthews says so far, 25,700 full-time college students applied for and received tuition refunds following the five-week strike by faculty members. Those figures could change in the coming weeks as more numbers are reported by the

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Ontario Will Officially Recognize Trans Remembrance Day Annually

It’s now law … Ontario will officially mark November 20th as Trans Day of Remembrance. New Democrat MPP Cheri DiNovo introduced the private member’s bill last year to enshrine the day in law. She says it is an important step

Posted in News, Scott Fox

There Will Be A Meteor Shower Tonight

You might want to get up a little early tomorrow. The annual Geminid meteor shower will peak overnight. According to the ‘Backyard Astronomer’ Gary Boyle, we will be able to see about 120 meteors per hour. Those space rocks and

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Roy Moore Narrowly Loses The Alabama Senate Election

Democrat Doug Jones has won the Alabama senate election. Jones narrowly defeated Republican Roy Moore, who received global attention for having been the subject of sexual impropriety allegations. With 92% of votes counted, Jones had 49.5% of the vote to

Posted in News, Scott Fox

The LCBO Announces 15 More Cities That Will Be Getting Cannabis Shops In July

The LCBO has named more cities that will be getting stand-alone cannabis shops when marijuana is legalized in July, 2018. Ontario’s liquor retailer says, “In preparation for the federal government’s plan to legalize cannabis, an additional 15 Ontario municipalities have

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Yoplait Is Releasing New Versions Of Whips In Girl Scouts Cookie Flavours

Yoplait is releasing two versions of its Whips! Yogurt in various Girl Scouts cookie flavours.  The Whips! Yogurt versions, which has an airy, mousse-like texture, and one Original-style yogurt, include Thin Mints and Peanut Butter Chocolate.  The flavour we all

Posted in News, Scott Fox

[Pics] Local Line Of Sexual Harassment Clothing Is Donating Money To Women’s Support Network Of York Region

The ever-growing list of powerful men in the media and entertainment industry accused of sexual harassment has inspired a new fashion line.  Clothing brand Meg Shops, which has stores in New York and Toronto, has put its own unique spin on the

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Bus Cancellations – December 12, 2017

The weather has created slippery driving conditions and numerous collisions across Southern Ontario. CAA is asking members to be patient while waiting for service. Environment Canada is warning drivers to prepare for poor winter driving conditions and reminds everyone that

Posted in News, Scott Fox

President Trump Directs NASA To Get America To Mars And Back To The Moon

Yesterday, President Trump directed NASA to send Americans to the Moon for the first time since 1972, in order to prepare for future trips to Mars.  “This time we will not only plant our flag and leave our footprint,” Trump

Posted in DO NOT USE

Kathleen Wynne Is Suing Patrick Brown

A spokesman for Ontario Progressive Conservative Leader Patrick Brown says the PC leader is “not concerned” about Premier Kathleen Wynne suing him for defamation. Wynne’s legal team has filed a statement of claim seeking $100,000 dollars in damages for statements

Posted in News, Scott Fox

The Special Weather Statement Has Been Updated – 5 More CM Of Snow Coming

Southern Ontario is still under a special weather statement. Environment Canada says 8 to 10 cm of snow was on the ground as of 4:00am. An additional 5 cm of snow is expected before the snow tapers off to flurries

Posted in Local News, News, Scott Fox

Paris Now Has An All Nude Restaurant

If you’re going to be traveling to France over the holidays, there is a new restaurant in Paris that you might want to check out. O’naturel is an all-nude restaurant. Diners can enjoy typical French dishes like lobster, foie gras

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Updated Special Weather Statement – It’s Going To Be A Lot Of Snow

We are still 10-days away from the start of Winter, but an updated special weather statement is calling for differing amounts of snow in different parts of the GTA. Environment Canada says an approaching Alberta Clipper will bring 5 to

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Next Month We Will Find Out If The GTA West Highway Is Being Built

The Province says by the end of next month we will know what’s going on with the proposed “GTA West highway”. The proposed new multi-lane highway would take a lot of pressure off the 401, 407, Hwy 7 and various other routes

Posted in News, Scott Fox

Here Is The Route For Today’s Toronto FC Parade With The MLS Cup

Later this morning Toronto FC will parade the MLS Cup through the streets of Toronto. The parade will start at Maple leaf Square outside Air Canada Centre, turn onto Front St and eventually head up Bay St to Nathan Philips

Posted in News, Scott Fox