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The Brantford Expositor
Preseason success a good sign for 99ersAfter missing the playoffs in their first two seasons in the Greater Ontario Ju
Preseason success a good sign for 99ers
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 3 hours ago
After missing the playoffs in their first two seasons in the Greater Ontario Junior Hockey League, the Brantford 99ers are hoping for better things for the 2015-16 season. "It's like we have a completely different DNA," said coach Scott Rex of this... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Mitch Marner wants to 'leave a footprint' at Leafs campMitch Marner knows what number he’d like to wear at next week’s rookie tourname
Mitch Marner wants to 'leave a footprint' at Leafs camp
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
Mitch Marner knows what number he’d like to wear at next week’s rookie tournament and the Maple Leafs training camp, but isn’t holding his breath waiting for 93 to be hanging in his stall. Marner wore that for the London Knights in tribute to a... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Excitement builds for release of Connor McDavid’s NHL rookie cardIn the old Maple Leaf Gardens, Connor McDavid charges across the ice, flips a p
Excitement builds for release of Connor McDavid’s NHL rookie card
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
In the old Maple Leaf Gardens, Connor McDavid charges across the ice, flips a puck toward a net that isn’t there, scores an imaginary goal and pumps his fist. A photographer captures the moment he has long daydreamed about. In less than two weeks,... Read more
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Golf Magazine
My First Tour Stop: Walking the Grounds at The BarclaysAt 8:20 a.m. on a hot, hazy August Sunday, J.B. Holmes and Russell Henley were
My First Tour Stop: Walking the Grounds at The Barclays
Golf Magazine / Posted 2 days ago
At 8:20 a.m. on a hot, hazy August Sunday, J.B. Holmes and Russell Henley were introduced to a crowd of tens by a mustachioed tournament host in a dark suit before teeing off for the final round of The Barclays. Not a single spectator claimed to see... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk
Gretzky doesn’t ‘know if hockey has ever had a classier man’ than ArbourPHT’s Morning Skate takes a look around the world of hockey to see what’s happe
Gretzky doesn’t ‘know if hockey has ever had a classier man’ than Arbour
NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk / Posted 2 days ago
PHT’s Morning Skate takes a look around the world of hockey to see what’s happening and what we’ll be talking about around the NHL world and beyond. Wayne Gretzky knew the late Al Arbour’s Islanders well from their Stanley Cup Final meetings in 1983... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Celebrities anticipate Grand Slam glory for Serena Williams at U.S. OpenFLUSHING, Queens–– Celebrities and tens of thousands of fans were on hand Monda
Celebrities anticipate Grand Slam glory for Serena Williams at U.S. Open
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 2 days ago
FLUSHING, Queens–– Celebrities and tens of thousands of fans were on hand Monday night to kick off the U.S. Open. Much of the excitement revolves around Serena Williams, who fresh off her first round victory against Vitalia Diatchenko, could become... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Leafs' Nazem Kadri takes off-season conditioning more seriouslyNazem Kadri says his once scrawny body is catching up with his age, which is a
Leafs' Nazem Kadri takes off-season conditioning more seriously
Calgary Sun / Posted 2 days ago
Nazem Kadri says his once scrawny body is catching up with his age, which is a good sign turning 25 on the eve of your fourth regular-season opener. Kadri, perhaps in line for a higher-profile role at centre, looked sturdy on Monday during an... Read more
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SportingNews
Remembering Al Arbour, coach who won by treating players the right wayIn a convergence of events, Illinois fired its football coach amid allegations
Remembering Al Arbour, coach who won by treating players the right way
SportingNews / Posted 5 days ago
In a convergence of events, Illinois fired its football coach amid allegations of uncivil behavior toward his players on the day the NHL said goodbye to one of the great gentlemen coaches of its history. Tim Beckman's failures at Illinois stretched... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Will America finally embrace Serena Williams?She arrived just after noon on Thursday to a standing-room-only throng of press
Will America finally embrace Serena Williams?
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
She arrived just after noon on Thursday to a standing-room-only throng of press that had gathered in the main interview room below Arthur Ashe Stadium, clad in a navy T-shirt and gray sweats after a morning on the practice courts. Camera shutters... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Blue Jays Memories of '92: World SeriesAfter committing an error in the top of the eighth that allowed Otis Nixon to s
Blue Jays Memories of '92: World Series
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 6 days ago
After committing an error in the top of the eighth that allowed Otis Nixon to score from third, Kelly Gruber made up for his mistake in the bottom of the frame, tying the game with a home run to left. Kelly Gruber When I dove for Sanders on the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
POINT OF VIEW Today’s kids need teachers with digital proficiencyToday’s kindergartners are unlike any generation before them. They are true “di
POINT OF VIEW Today’s kids need teachers with digital proficiency
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
Today’s kindergartners are unlike any generation before them. They are true “digital natives,” never knowing a world without tablets and wireless Internet access. Digital natives can dream bigger and brighter, due to advancements everywhere being... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Spokane Chiefs are Back for Camp, Season Starts Sept. 26 The Spokane Chiefs opened up their fall camp on Thursday. New and returning
Spokane Chiefs are Back for Camp, Season Starts Sept. 26
KHQ Spokane / Posted 6 days ago
The Spokane Chiefs opened up their fall camp on Thursday. New and returning Spokane Chiefs players and prospects filed into Spokane... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Pickleball gains followersThe game of pickleball - a hybrid of tennis, badminton and ping-pong - is gaini
Pickleball gains followers
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 11 days ago
The game of pickleball - a hybrid of tennis, badminton and ping-pong - is gaining a devoted following in Brantford. About 20 enthusiasts can be found enjoying the game on an average Wednesday evening on the outdoor courts at The Dufferin Club on St.... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Pickleball gains followersThe game of pickleball - a hybrid of tennis, badminton and ping-pong - is gaini
Pickleball gains followers
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 11 days ago
The game of pickleball - a hybrid of tennis, badminton and ping-pong - is gaining a devoted following in Brantford. About 20 enthusiasts can be found enjoying the game on an average Wednesday evening on the outdoor courts at The Dufferin Club on St.... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Pickleball gains followersThe game of pickleball - a hybrid of tennis, badminton and ping-pong - is gaini
Pickleball gains followers
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 11 days ago
The game of pickleball - a hybrid of tennis, badminton and ping-pong - is gaining a devoted following in Brantford. About 20 enthusiasts can be found enjoying the game on an average Wednesday evening on the outdoor courts at The Dufferin Club on St.... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
The most valuable baseball memorabilia and how to get the most out of yoursHow many budding millionaires were thwarted when their parents threw out their
The most valuable baseball memorabilia and how to get the most out of yours
Bangor Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
How many budding millionaires were thwarted when their parents threw out their old baseball cards? Nobody really knows — but occasionally people unearth old baseball cards or other memorabilia from an attic or storage chest from bygone days. Should... Read more
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TribLIVE
Penguins’ Crosby may be among NHL’s best, but off-ice life hardly reflects that of superstarSidney Crosby parks his Chevy Tahoe outside of the Hilton Garden Inn and jumps
Penguins’ Crosby may be among NHL’s best, but off-ice life hardly reflects that of superstar
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
Sidney Crosby parks his Chevy Tahoe outside of the Hilton Garden Inn and jumps out. While talking about how dynamic he thinks the Steelers offense will be, he volunteers to help unload camera equipment. Inside, front-desk staffers begin to gather,... Read more
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E! Online
Paulina Gretzky Shows Off Skinny Post-Baby BodCool for the summer, indeed. Paulina Gretzkywho welcomed a son with golfer fia
Paulina Gretzky Shows Off Skinny Post-Baby Bod
E! Online / Posted 14 days ago
Cool for the summer, indeed. Paulina Gretzkywho welcomed a son with golfer fiancé Dustin Johnson on Jan. 19, took to Instagram on Tuesday to show off her skinny post-baby bod while lounging on a boat with pals. "Cool for the summer #jeremyc0hen... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Drive-thru customers face impaired chargesA couple of customers at drive-thru windows at city restaurants got more than t
Drive-thru customers face impaired charges
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 16 days ago
A couple of customers at drive-thru windows at city restaurants got more than their orders on the weekend. Both were charged with driving with more than the legal limit of alcohol after police received calls from observant restaurant employees. On... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Assistant coach joins SteelfightersThe Greater Metro Junior A Hockey League's Brantford Steelfighters have announc
Assistant coach joins Steelfighters
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 17 days ago
The Greater Metro Junior A Hockey League's Brantford Steelfighters have announced another addition to their coaching staff. Joining head coach Robin Bird will be newly appointed assistant coach Ray Baumgaertner. A professional player for 10 years,... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Nothing wrong with gas pricesRe: Something wrong with gas prices (Letter, Aug. 11) Upon reviewing the curre
Nothing wrong with gas prices
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 18 days ago
Re: Something wrong with gas prices (Letter, Aug. 11) Upon reviewing the currency, West Texas Intermediate crude and historical gasoline prices, its clear that the price of motor fuel is in line with past events. The last time our currency was... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Lemaire Hire Is a Big Win for Babcock, LeafsOn Friday, the Maple Leafs announced an addition to Mike Babcock’s staff, hirin
Lemaire Hire Is a Big Win for Babcock, Leafs
Bleacher Report / Posted 20 days ago
On Friday, the Maple Leafs announced an addition to Mike Babcock’s staff, hiring Jacques Lemaire as Special Assignment Coach. Most recently, Lemaire had filled that same role for the New Jersey Devils. This is a fantastic hire for Toronto, for a... Read more
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ESPN
Updating every NHL team's Mount RushmoreCloseJohn Buccigross joined ESPN as an anchor in October 1996. He currently can
Updating every NHL team's Mount Rushmore
ESPN / Posted 20 days ago
CloseJohn Buccigross joined ESPN as an anchor in October 1996. He currently can be seen as an anchor on "SportsCenter." Buccigross frequently contributes to ESPN.com during the season. How's your summer going? Since the Chicago Blackhawks won the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Max Domi back on dad's old Leafs stomping groundHe is the star of the show in London – one of the country's great junior hockey
Max Domi back on dad's old Leafs stomping ground
Calgary Sun / Posted 20 days ago
He is the star of the show in London – one of the country's great junior hockey markets. This week, he had fans in Montreal's Bell Centre chanting his name. And now, Max Domi is back home in Toronto, ready to play in the NHL rink he knows best,... Read more
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SportingNews
Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones try hitting on Kendall, Kylie JennerWe're not sure exactly what's going on, but rookies Jahlil Okafor (76ers) and T
Jahlil Okafor and Tyus Jones try hitting on Kendall, Kylie Jenner
SportingNews / Posted 21 days ago
We're not sure exactly what's going on, but rookies Jahlil Okafor (76ers) and Tyus Jones (Timberwolves) appear to have a thing for the Jenners. The NBA players, who were teammates at Duke just a year ago, sent identical tweets to each of the Jenner... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Here's some famous lefties on International Left-Handers DayThey may be greatly outnumbered by those who favor their right hand, but leftie
Here's some famous lefties on International Left-Handers Day
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
They may be greatly outnumbered by those who favor their right hand, but lefties have their very own day of appreciation. Aug. 13 is International Left-Handers Day, which was established in 1990 as a celebration of anyone who favors their left hand... Read more
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CBS Sports
You won't believe how much money Michael Jordan has made in retirementThey don't call him the Greatest of All Time for nothing. Michael Jordan wasn't
You won't believe how much money Michael Jordan has made in retirement
CBS Sports / Posted 21 days ago
They don't call him the Greatest of All Time for nothing. Michael Jordan wasn't just the greatest basketball player to ever play in the NBA according to most everyone with an interest in the sport, he was a cultural phenomenon. Jordan changed... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Police warn again of tax scamBrantford police are reminding residents to be wary of scam artists purporting
Police warn again of tax scam
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 21 days ago
Brantford police are reminding residents to be wary of scam artists purporting to represent the Canada Revenue Agency after receiving several recent complaints. Although no one fell prey to this most recent scam, local residents have in the past... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Dustin Johnson eager to join major winner categoryWith the company he keeps, you would think the winning would rub off on Dustin
Dustin Johnson eager to join major winner category
Calgary Sun / Posted 21 days ago
With the company he keeps, you would think the winning would rub off on Dustin Johnson one of these days. While on the PGA Tour, his game is in the same stratosphere as more accomplished young stars Rory McIlroy and Jordan Spieth, who between them... Read more
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Bleacher Report
McDavid Mania Heating Up in EdmontonHe still has yet to play an NHL game, but right now Connor McDavid's name, numb
McDavid Mania Heating Up in Edmonton
Bleacher Report / Posted 22 days ago
He still has yet to play an NHL game, but right now Connor McDavid's name, number and likeness are, as they say in business, moving product. Make no mistake, the Edmonton Oilers and the NHL are taking full advantage of McDavidmania for as long as it... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk
Jacobs, Crocker receive 2015 Lester Patrick TrophyBoston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs and longtime scout Bob Crocker have been name
Jacobs, Crocker receive 2015 Lester Patrick Trophy
NBC Sports: ProHockeyTalk / Posted 22 days ago
Boston Bruins owner Jeremy Jacobs and longtime scout Bob Crocker have been named recipients of the 2015 Lester Patrick Trophy for outstanding service to hockey in the United States. The award, one of the most prestigious in hockey, was presented to... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
City to host police hockey tournamentBrantford will play host to some arresting players during the 2017 Internationa
City to host police hockey tournament
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 22 days ago
Brantford will play host to some arresting players during the 2017 International Police Hockey Tournament. About 1,500 players, including former police officers, court and corrections officers, peace officers, along with retired and civilian... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
City parks plan could cost $150,000City councillors are poised to retool Brantford's outdated parks and recreation
City parks plan could cost $150,000
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 22 days ago
City councillors are poised to retool Brantford's outdated parks and recreation master plan. But they don't want to spend a lot of money doing it. After some debate Monday, the community services committee decided in a 6-5 vote to heed a staff... Read more
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Calgary Sun
'Kevin From Work' star Noah Reid explores the art of awkwardnessBEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — There's Kerry Washington. Hey there, Viola Davis. Looki
'Kevin From Work' star Noah Reid explores the art of awkwardness
Calgary Sun / Posted 24 days ago
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — There's Kerry Washington. Hey there, Viola Davis. Lookin' good, Ellen Pompeo. Here comes Don Johnson. That's the cast of The Goldbergs sitting in the corner. At a crowded party filled with well-known actors from the Disney... Read more
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Cold Lake Sun
St. Dominic Parish celebrates 100 yearsSt. Dominic Parish celebrated its 100th anniversary on August 8, the feast of S
St. Dominic Parish celebrates 100 years
Cold Lake Sun / Posted 24 days ago
St. Dominic Parish celebrated its 100th anniversary on August 8, the feast of St. Dominic, with a mass, dedication of the church and a gala. The church was packed for the 4 p.m. mass, celebrated by Bishop Paul Terrio of the Diocese of St.... Read more
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Business Insider
This guy created a Twitter bot that won him over a thousand 'retweet to win' prizes“Retweet to win” contests on Twitter make the costs of entering sweepstakes inc
This guy created a Twitter bot that won him over a thousand 'retweet to win' prizes
Business Insider / Posted 24 days ago
“Retweet to win” contests on Twitter make the costs of entering sweepstakes incredibly low. There are no forms to fill out, no email lists to sign up for, and no services to cancel. You simply click the retweet button on Twitter and wait to see if... Read more
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Calgary Sun
PGA Championship: Longley's top five storylinesThe Toronto Sun's Rob Longley looks at the top five stories heading into this w
PGA Championship: Longley's top five storylines
Calgary Sun / Posted 24 days ago
The Toronto Sun's Rob Longley looks at the top five stories heading into this week's PGA Championship... Spieth from the Throne? Imagine the hype surrounding the PGA if Jordan Spieth would have snuck into a playoff at the Open Championship and won... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Galaxy girls win championshipThe Brantford Galaxy Youth Soccer Club's under-13 girls team showed who was bos
Galaxy girls win championship
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 25 days ago
The Brantford Galaxy Youth Soccer Club's under-13 girls team showed who was boss of the pitch in the 18th annual Brantford Soccer Classic. The Galaxy girls dominated the field from the middle of the first half until the final whistle to beat the... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Galaxy girls win championshipThe Brantford Galaxy Youth Soccer Club's under-13 girls team showed who was bos
Galaxy girls win championship
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 25 days ago
The Brantford Galaxy Youth Soccer Club's under-13 girls team showed who was boss of the pitch in the 18th annual Brantford Soccer Classic. The Galaxy girls dominated the field from the middle of the first half until the final whistle to beat the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Galaxy girls win championshipThe Brantford Galaxy Youth Soccer Club's under-13 girls team showed who was bos
Galaxy girls win championship
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 25 days ago
The Brantford Galaxy Youth Soccer Club's under-13 girls team showed who was boss of the pitch in the 18th annual Brantford Soccer Classic. The Galaxy girls dominated the field from the middle of the first half until the final whistle to beat the... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
2,952 new seats for civic centreThe civic centre has lost a piece of its history with the replacement of wooden
2,952 new seats for civic centre
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 26 days ago
The civic centre has lost a piece of its history with the replacement of wooden seating that kept arena-goers perched for almost 50 years. But the $400,000 makeover means that fans will be sitting pretty for decades to come. "I was really excited... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Pocklington sentenced for perjuryPeter Pocklington, the former Edmonton Oilers owner known for trading Wayne Gre
Pocklington sentenced for perjury
Calgary Sun / Posted 27 days ago
Peter Pocklington, the former Edmonton Oilers owner known for trading Wayne Gretzky in 1988, was sentenced to six months home detention but spared prison time after admitting to perjury in his bankruptcy case. The article "Pocklington sentenced for... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
Alward named Storm head coachWhen Simcoe Storm general manager Darren DeDobbelaer announced he was stepping
Alward named Storm head coach
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 28 days ago
When Simcoe Storm general manager Darren DeDobbelaer announced he was stepping down as head coach, he didn’t have to look far for a replacement. All he had to do was turn to a familiar face on the Storm’s coaching staff. This week, Chris Alward was... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Huskies add Shuchuck"I'm extremely excited to announce the addition of Gary to our coaching staff,"
Huskies add Shuchuck
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
"I'm extremely excited to announce the addition of Gary to our coaching staff," said head coach Mel Pearson. "He's very well-known and respected in the hockey community, and is very accomplished in the sport as both a coach and player. Gary is a... Read more
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WBUP - WBKP Marquette
Shuchuk Hired as Hockey Assistant CoachHOUGHTON, Mich. – Michigan Tech today announced that Gary Shuchuk (pronounced S
Shuchuk Hired as Hockey Assistant Coach
WBUP - WBKP Marquette / Posted 29 days ago
HOUGHTON, Mich. – Michigan Tech today announced that Gary Shuchuk (pronounced SHOE-chuk) has been hired as an assistant hockey coach. He will begin his duties immediately. “I’m extremely excited to announce the addition of Gary to our coaching... Read more
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Daily Mail
Facebook rejects a make-free selfie of a mom with a skin conditionThe woman that Facebook tried to hide: Mom with painful skin condition told by
Facebook rejects a make-free selfie of a mom with a skin condition
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
The woman that Facebook tried to hide: Mom with painful skin condition told by the site she cannot share make-up-free selfie because it might receive 'high negative feedback' Lisa Goodman-Helfand, 40, has scleroderma, an autoimmune disease... Read more
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WLUC Marquette
Michigan Tech hires new assistant coachHOUGHTON -- On Wednesday, Michigan Tech announced that Gary Shuchuk has been hi
Michigan Tech hires new assistant coach
WLUC Marquette / Posted 29 days ago
HOUGHTON -- On Wednesday, Michigan Tech announced that Gary Shuchuk has been hired as an assistant hockey coach. "I'm extremely excited to announce the addition of Gary to our coaching staff," said head coach Mel Pearson. "He's very well-known and... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Dunne on Wines: Celebrities’ vinting variesThe four-person panel I was on at the Los Angeles International Wine Competitio
Dunne on Wines: Celebrities’ vinting varies
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 29 days ago
The four-person panel I was on at the Los Angeles International Wine Competition this spring was assigned one of the more offbeat categories on the judging circuit: Division 1003, formally known as “Wine World of Sports and Entertainment.” In... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Wiggins and McDavid have a lot to learn about glad-handingAndrew Wiggins and Connor McDavid met for the first time on Tuesday. Beforehand
Wiggins and McDavid have a lot to learn about glad-handing
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Andrew Wiggins and Connor McDavid met for the first time on Tuesday. Beforehand, it had a portentous feel – the initial coming together of this generation of Canadian sport’s Lewis and Clark. For posterity’s sake, here’s what that first conversation... Read more
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The Brantford Expositor
Rosters set for Hockey Night fundraiserHockey Night in Brantford hits the ice at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre on Au
Rosters set for Hockey Night fundraiser
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 29 days ago
Hockey Night in Brantford hits the ice at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre on Aug. 12 with a roster of local hockey talent from all levels of the game. Organizers hope the fourth annual charity event will raise $100,000 for the Brant United... Read more
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