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St. Catharines Standard
Longtime St. Catharines librarian leaves legacyAmong the books and reference materials she loved so dearly, Sheila Wilson has
Longtime St. Catharines librarian leaves legacy
St. Catharines Standard / Posted yesterday
Among the books and reference materials she loved so dearly, Sheila Wilson has left an ever-growing legacy. The former longtime St. Catharines librarian, who immersed herself in history and played a significant role in preserving the city’s past,... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Longtime St. Catharines librarian leaves legacyAmong the books and reference materials she loved so dearly, Sheila Wilson has
Longtime St. Catharines librarian leaves legacy
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
Among the books and reference materials she loved so dearly, Sheila Wilson has left an ever-growing legacy. The former longtime St. Catharines librarian, who immersed herself in history and played a significant role in preserving the city’s past,... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Brock chancellor aims to inspire aboriginal youthsInspiration is what Shirley Cheechoo most hopes to pass on to graduates at Broc
Brock chancellor aims to inspire aboriginal youths
Niagara Falls Review / Posted yesterday
Inspiration is what Shirley Cheechoo most hopes to pass on to graduates at Brock University. The newly-appointed chancellor will be installed to her three-year term at the school’s fall convocation ceremony Oct. 17. An award-winning Cree actress,... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Brock chancellor aims to inspire aboriginal youthsInspiration is what Shirley Cheechoo most hopes to pass on to graduates at Broc
Brock chancellor aims to inspire aboriginal youths
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
Inspiration is what Shirley Cheechoo most hopes to pass on to graduates at Brock University. The newly-appointed chancellor will be installed to her three-year term at the school’s fall convocation ceremony Oct. 17. An award-winning Cree actress,... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Longtime St. Catharines librarian leaves legacyAmong the books and reference materials she loved so dearly, Sheila Wilson has
Longtime St. Catharines librarian leaves legacy
Welland Tribune / Posted yesterday
Among the books and reference materials she loved so dearly, Sheila Wilson has left an ever-growing legacy. The former longtime St. Catharines librarian, who immersed herself in history and played a significant role in preserving the city’s past,... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Badgers add a pair of WolvesAfter turning the page on their junior hockey careers, Jeff Corbett and Brody S
Badgers add a pair of Wolves
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 2 days ago
After turning the page on their junior hockey careers, Jeff Corbett and Brody Silk are preparing to start a new chapter together. The recently graduated Sudbury Wolves veterans plan to attend school and play hockey at Brock University beginning in... Read more
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Kincardine News
Terry Fox Run a Peister family traditionSusan and Bill Peister have always been active in community events. With two c
Terry Fox Run a Peister family tradition
Kincardine News / Posted 3 days ago
Susan and Bill Peister have always been active in community events. With two children, they feel is iss important to support their community as volunteers. As role models, Bill and Susan, along with their children, Erin and Cale, are strong... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
So I'm in the GGH?I’m falling behind on my comprehension of geographic acronyms. Case in point:
So I'm in the GGH?
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 7 days ago
I’m falling behind on my comprehension of geographic acronyms. Case in point: GGH. First, though, let me be clear that I’m a supporter of said acronyms, dating back to early school days when PEI was the preferred way to identify Prince Edward... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Ashley Madison and Niagara's public serviceTo tell you the truth, I was hoping to avoid this column. Not because the issue
Ashley Madison and Niagara's public service
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 7 days ago
To tell you the truth, I was hoping to avoid this column. Not because the issue isn't worth talking about, but because it is covered in a fine, sticky mist of sleaze. I know we live in a culture where the salacious trumps the consequential and... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Ashley Madison and Niagara's public serviceTo tell you the truth, I was hoping to avoid this column. Not because the issue
Ashley Madison and Niagara's public service
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 7 days ago
To tell you the truth, I was hoping to avoid this column. Not because the issue isn't worth talking about, but because it is covered in a fine, sticky mist of sleaze. I know we live in a culture where the salacious trumps the consequential and... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Ashley Madison and Niagara's public serviceTo tell you the truth, I was hoping to avoid this column. Not because the issue
Ashley Madison and Niagara's public service
Welland Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
To tell you the truth, I was hoping to avoid this column. Not because the issue isn't worth talking about, but because it is covered in a fine, sticky mist of sleaze. I know we live in a culture where the salacious trumps the consequential and... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
SIEGEL: Fighting poverty with Housing FirstPoverty is a serious issue in Niagara, as it is in most parts of Canada. It se
SIEGEL: Fighting poverty with Housing First
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 8 days ago
Poverty is a serious issue in Niagara, as it is in most parts of Canada. It seems odd that poverty could be found in such a land of plenty, but it does. While it is disheartening that poverty continues to exist, it is somewhat heartening that more... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
SIEGEL: Fighting poverty with Housing FirstPoverty is a serious issue in Niagara, as it is in most parts of Canada. It se
SIEGEL: Fighting poverty with Housing First
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 8 days ago
Poverty is a serious issue in Niagara, as it is in most parts of Canada. It seems odd that poverty could be found in such a land of plenty, but it does. While it is disheartening that poverty continues to exist, it is somewhat heartening that more... Read more
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Welland Tribune
SIEGEL: Fighting poverty with Housing FirstPoverty is a serious issue in Niagara, as it is in most parts of Canada. It se
SIEGEL: Fighting poverty with Housing First
Welland Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Poverty is a serious issue in Niagara, as it is in most parts of Canada. It seems odd that poverty could be found in such a land of plenty, but it does. While it is disheartening that poverty continues to exist, it is somewhat heartening that more... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
No draggin' in the boat!Whether dragon boating is a fun activity to share with friends and co-workers o
No draggin' in the boat!
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 8 days ago
Whether dragon boating is a fun activity to share with friends and co-workers on the water or a world-class sport that demands intense focus and a strict training regimen is all in the eyes – and thirst – of the beholder. While cold beer and wine... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
No draggin' in the boat!Whether dragon boating is a fun activity to share with friends and co-workers o
No draggin' in the boat!
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 8 days ago
Whether dragon boating is a fun activity to share with friends and co-workers on the water or a world-class sport that demands intense focus and a strict training regimen is all in the eyes – and thirst – of the beholder. While cold beer and wine... Read more
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Welland Tribune
No draggin' in the boat!Whether dragon boating is a fun activity to share with friends and co-workers o
No draggin' in the boat!
Welland Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Whether dragon boating is a fun activity to share with friends and co-workers on the water or a world-class sport that demands intense focus and a strict training regimen is all in the eyes – and thirst – of the beholder. While cold beer and wine... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
How to clean an Olympic-sized poolThe pool at Brock University has been empty since Monday for annual repairs and
How to clean an Olympic-sized pool
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 10 days ago
The pool at Brock University has been empty since Monday for annual repairs and cleaning. Brock aquatic operations supervisor Nathan Murray said the pool is closed for three weeks each year and then drained, cleaned, maintenance issues are taken care... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
How to clean an Olympic-sized poolThe pool at Brock University has been empty since Monday for annual repairs and
How to clean an Olympic-sized pool
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 10 days ago
The pool at Brock University has been empty since Monday for annual repairs and cleaning. Brock aquatic operations supervisor Nathan Murray said the pool is closed for three weeks each year and then drained, cleaned, maintenance issues are taken care... Read more
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Welland Tribune
How to clean an Olympic-sized poolThe pool at Brock University has been empty since Monday for annual repairs and
How to clean an Olympic-sized pool
Welland Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
The pool at Brock University has been empty since Monday for annual repairs and cleaning. Brock aquatic operations supervisor Nathan Murray said the pool is closed for three weeks each year and then drained, cleaned, maintenance issues are taken care... Read more
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Toronto Star
Wal-Mart stock drops 3% on impact of wage hike“Wal-Mart’s challenges stem from a broader cluster of issues, including under-s
Wal-Mart stock drops 3% on impact of wage hike
Toronto Star / Posted 10 days ago
“Wal-Mart’s challenges stem from a broader cluster of issues, including under-staffing which means inventory isn’t getting replenished quickly. And while earnings may have been somewhat lower than expected, the company still made $3.63 billion in... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
New chapter in Brock performing artsDEREK KNIGHT, Special to Postmedia Network When Brock University decided to re
New chapter in Brock performing arts
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 11 days ago
DEREK KNIGHT, Special to Postmedia Network When Brock University decided to relocate its Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts into a brownfield site in downtown St. Catharines, there were many architectural factors to consider.... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
New chapter in Brock performing artsDEREK KNIGHT, Special to Postmedia Network When Brock University decided to re
New chapter in Brock performing arts
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 11 days ago
DEREK KNIGHT, Special to Postmedia Network When Brock University decided to relocate its Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts into a brownfield site in downtown St. Catharines, there were many architectural factors to consider.... Read more
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Welland Tribune
New chapter in Brock performing artsDEREK KNIGHT, Special to Postmedia Network When Brock University decided to re
New chapter in Brock performing arts
Welland Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
DEREK KNIGHT, Special to Postmedia Network When Brock University decided to relocate its Marilyn I. Walker School of Fine and Performing Arts into a brownfield site in downtown St. Catharines, there were many architectural factors to consider.... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Brock's Golden GirlJessica Lewis knew she was ahead of the pack when she crossed the 20 metre mark
Brock's Golden Girl
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 12 days ago
Jessica Lewis knew she was ahead of the pack when she crossed the 20 metre mark, but she didn’t know just how far. She says she just put her head down and kept going. “The only thing I was really thinking in the race was to just do everything that... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Brock's Golden GirlJessica Lewis knew she was ahead of the pack when she crossed the 20 metre mark
Brock's Golden Girl
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 12 days ago
Jessica Lewis knew she was ahead of the pack when she crossed the 20 metre mark, but she didn’t know just how far. She says she just put her head down and kept going. “The only thing I was really thinking in the race was to just do everything that... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Brock's Golden GirlJessica Lewis knew she was ahead of the pack when she crossed the 20 metre mark
Brock's Golden Girl
Welland Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Jessica Lewis knew she was ahead of the pack when she crossed the 20 metre mark, but she didn’t know just how far. She says she just put her head down and kept going. “The only thing I was really thinking in the race was to just do everything that... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Chinese leadership faces rage, scorn in wake of Tianjin disasterOne of China’s top leaders arrived in Tianjin Sunday and stood for photos in fr
Chinese leadership faces rage, scorn in wake of Tianjin disaster
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
One of China’s top leaders arrived in Tianjin Sunday and stood for photos in front of the disaster site as the casualty count continued to rise amid boiling anger against the “Pinochio” version of events put forward by officials. The death toll now... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Local rowers off to world championshipsFive members of the St. Catharines Rowing Club have been named to Canada’s team
Local rowers off to world championships
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 14 days ago
Five members of the St. Catharines Rowing Club have been named to Canada’s team for the 2015 World Rowing Championships starting Aug. 30 at Lake Aiguebelette in France. Representing Canada are Thorold native Natalie Mastracci, in the women’s eight;... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Local rowers off to world championshipsFive members of the St. Catharines Rowing Club have been named to Canada’s team
Local rowers off to world championships
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 14 days ago
Five members of the St. Catharines Rowing Club have been named to Canada’s team for the 2015 World Rowing Championships starting Aug. 30 at Lake Aiguebelette in France. Representing Canada are Thorold native Natalie Mastracci, in the women’s eight;... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Local rowers off to world championshipsFive members of the St. Catharines Rowing Club have been named to Canada’s team
Local rowers off to world championships
Welland Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Five members of the St. Catharines Rowing Club have been named to Canada’s team for the 2015 World Rowing Championships starting Aug. 30 at Lake Aiguebelette in France. Representing Canada are Thorold native Natalie Mastracci, in the women’s eight;... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
A night on the town, university styleThe St. Catharines bar scene is pretty underrated. In what other city can you c
A night on the town, university style
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 14 days ago
The St. Catharines bar scene is pretty underrated. In what other city can you choose from a list of bars and see every subculture possible in one night? For instance, Mansion House on William St. downtown has a bit of everything, and like a good... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
A night on the town, university styleThe St. Catharines bar scene is pretty underrated. In what other city can you c
A night on the town, university style
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 14 days ago
The St. Catharines bar scene is pretty underrated. In what other city can you choose from a list of bars and see every subculture possible in one night? For instance, Mansion House on William St. downtown has a bit of everything, and like a good... Read more
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Welland Tribune
A night on the town, university styleThe St. Catharines bar scene is pretty underrated. In what other city can you c
A night on the town, university style
Welland Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
The St. Catharines bar scene is pretty underrated. In what other city can you choose from a list of bars and see every subculture possible in one night? For instance, Mansion House on William St. downtown has a bit of everything, and like a good... Read more
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Business Insider
The story of Tidal: How a European startup no one ever heard of got bought by Jay Z and became one of the best-known music companies in the worldStaff at Roc Nation, Jay Z's sports and entertainment management company, liste
The story of Tidal: How a European startup no one ever heard of got bought by Jay Z and became one of the best-known music companies in the world
Business Insider / Posted 14 days ago
Staff at Roc Nation, Jay Z's sports and entertainment management company, listened as fans reacted with shock to phone calls from Jay Z. "This is the best customer service call I’ve ever received," one fan exclaimed. Some of Jay Z's musician friends... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
BURCH: We need properly funded arts councilJEFF BURCH, Special to the Standard Local arts groups are preparing to move in
BURCH: We need properly funded arts council
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 14 days ago
JEFF BURCH, Special to the Standard Local arts groups are preparing to move into the new First Ontario Performing Arts Centre. It’s an exciting time, and for some a very nervous time as well. The 10 per cent of local organizations that will... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Brock books going head-to-head with AmazonBrock University is writing a new chapter on textbook prices. The school’s Cam
Brock books going head-to-head with Amazon
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 16 days ago
Brock University is writing a new chapter on textbook prices. The school’s Campus Store is not only lowering sticker prices on some textbooks to help students’ budgets, it’s stacking those prices against ones on Amazon.ca. “We’re really excited... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Brock books going head-to-head with AmazonBrock University is writing a new chapter on textbook prices. The school’s Cam
Brock books going head-to-head with Amazon
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 16 days ago
Brock University is writing a new chapter on textbook prices. The school’s Campus Store is not only lowering sticker prices on some textbooks to help students’ budgets, it’s stacking those prices against ones on Amazon.ca. “We’re really excited... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Brock books going head-to-head with AmazonBrock University is writing a new chapter on textbook prices. The school’s Cam
Brock books going head-to-head with Amazon
Welland Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Brock University is writing a new chapter on textbook prices. The school’s Campus Store is not only lowering sticker prices on some textbooks to help students’ budgets, it’s stacking those prices against ones on Amazon.ca. “We’re really excited... Read more
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Business Insider
There's one thing about the future of streaming that could totally change the way we consume musicThe way we consume music is changing more than ever. Fewer people are choosing
There's one thing about the future of streaming that could totally change the way we consume music
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
The way we consume music is changing more than ever. Fewer people are choosing to own the music they listen to, in favor of paying a flat rate per-month for access to massive libraries of music. Streaming services have ushered in this trend, making... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Scholarship awarded to Holy Trinity gradVittoria's Claire Laevens and Holy Trinity graduate is this year’s recipient of
Scholarship awarded to Holy Trinity grad
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 17 days ago
Vittoria's Claire Laevens and Holy Trinity graduate is this year’s recipient of the Vittoria & District Foundation’s annual scholarship for $2,500. Laevens is enrolled in the Concurrent BA/BEd Child and Youth Studies Pr/Jr Programs at Brock... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Brock centre gets seniors movingAt 95 years old, Chuck Page still hits the gym three times a week. He’s more m
Brock centre gets seniors moving
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 18 days ago
At 95 years old, Chuck Page still hits the gym three times a week. He’s more motivated to go to Brock-Niagara Centre for Health and Well-Being than if he tried to exercise at home. “You think tomorrow, and tomorrow doesn’t come,” Page said of the... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Brock centre gets seniors movingAt 95 years old, Chuck Page still hits the gym three times a week. He’s more m
Brock centre gets seniors moving
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 18 days ago
At 95 years old, Chuck Page still hits the gym three times a week. He’s more motivated to go to Brock-Niagara Centre for Health and Well-Being than if he tried to exercise at home. “You think tomorrow, and tomorrow doesn’t come,” Page said of the... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Brock centre gets seniors movingAt 95 years old, Chuck Page still hits the gym three times a week. He’s more m
Brock centre gets seniors moving
Welland Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
At 95 years old, Chuck Page still hits the gym three times a week. He’s more motivated to go to Brock-Niagara Centre for Health and Well-Being than if he tried to exercise at home. “You think tomorrow, and tomorrow doesn’t come,” Page said of the... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Back-to-back winners on Niagara Junior TourIt was a day for repeat winners when the Niagara Junior Golf Tour touched down
Back-to-back winners on Niagara Junior Tour
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 18 days ago
It was a day for repeat winners when the Niagara Junior Golf Tour touched down at Bridgewater Monday. Niagara Falls resident Sukriti Harjia won her third straight girls tournament and fourth of the summer with an 80 while Lookout Point’s Aaron Black... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Back-to-back winners on Niagara Junior TourIt was a day for repeat winners when the Niagara Junior Golf Tour touched down
Back-to-back winners on Niagara Junior Tour
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 18 days ago
It was a day for repeat winners when the Niagara Junior Golf Tour touched down at Bridgewater Monday. Niagara Falls resident Sukriti Harjia won her third straight girls tournament and fourth of the summer with an 80 while Lookout Point’s Aaron Black... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Back-to-back winners on Niagara Junior TourIt was a day for repeat winners when the Niagara Junior Golf Tour touched down
Back-to-back winners on Niagara Junior Tour
Welland Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
It was a day for repeat winners when the Niagara Junior Golf Tour touched down at Bridgewater Monday. Niagara Falls resident Sukriti Harjia won her third straight girls tournament and fourth of the summer with an 80 while Lookout Point’s Aaron Black... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Late-hour deal avoids strike at BrockA tentative deal reached just hours before deadline appears to have averted a s
Late-hour deal avoids strike at Brock
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 19 days ago
A tentative deal reached just hours before deadline appears to have averted a strike at Brock University. The school and the Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation district 35 announced Sunday night they have reached a tentative contract... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Late-hour deal avoids strike at BrockA tentative deal reached just hours before deadline appears to have averted a s
Late-hour deal avoids strike at Brock
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 19 days ago
A tentative deal reached just hours before deadline appears to have averted a strike at Brock University. The school and the Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation district 35 announced Sunday night they have reached a tentative contract... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Late-hour deal avoids strike at BrockA tentative deal reached just hours before deadline appears to have averted a s
Late-hour deal avoids strike at Brock
Welland Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
A tentative deal reached just hours before deadline appears to have averted a strike at Brock University. The school and the Ontario Secondary School Teachers Federation district 35 announced Sunday night they have reached a tentative contract... Read more
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