A brightly coloured female monarch butterfly showing freshly hatched, bright orange, black and white wing markings fluttered high over the alvar on a purposeful, direct flight north, showing little wear on wing scales caused by distance flight migration.
One of the most disliked men in mid-18th-century France, a fairly obscure economist who happened to be a friend of Madame de Pompadour, lasted a mere eight months in his post as controller-general, so criticized was he for the stringent economies he tried to impose on the chaos of the French Treasury.
There is nothing better to paddle than a river. I find it to be a perfect metaphor for life.
Squawroot. Interesting name for a plant, albeit nowadays perhaps a bit politically insensitive. It was named by early voyageurs and botanists for its medicinal uses, namely to promote the childbirth process, or deal with uterine bleeding. Locally, the name has been loosely applied to at least two other plant species.
She wasn't going to mention the accident.
There is something about the Orillia area that makes it an incubator for art and creativity. Many talented people have come from, or been drawn to this town. This is not something new, so as Orillia celebrates the 150th anniversary of incorporation as a town, Tiffin's Creative Centre is spearheading a summer-long art project to explore this phenome
Modern GPS may be handy, but it can't match the experience of meeting the locals.
With no one behind the wheel, automakers or tech developers will be at fault in crashes.
When it comes to keeping your paint gleaming and protected, there are a few things to consider.
LONDON — Britain’s Prince Harry has suggested that no one in the royal family really wishes to rise to the throne.
Getting to this popular island in South Carolina's "Lowcountry" just got easier for Canadians now that Air Canada has begun daily direct flights (2-hrs-15-mins) from T.O. to Savannah, Ga. From there, it's a 45-minute-drive to the charming southern island on the smooth sandy shores of the Atlantic Ocean.
Oh My God – or, OMG, as the kids say – new emojis are coming our way!
You said it: Our readers chime in on the things that frustrate them about today's cars.
We are quickly approaching Canada Day and, in this sesquicentennial year, the holiday holds some additional significance. It is a milestone to inspire reflection, honesty and thoughts of how we continue to move forward as a country and as a community.
Here's a look at what goes into diagnosing and repairing a check engine light.
When it comes to dangerous driving and excessive speeding, some people still don't get the message.
NEW YORK — Wanted: 10,000 New Yorkers interested in advancing science by sharing a trove of personal information, from cellphone locations and credit-card swipes to blood samples and life-changing events. For 20 years.
Dear Amy: Recently on Facebook, I shared my story from a former relationship, involving how poorly I was treated and how his sexual assault resulted in me getting pregnant and -- after weighing all of my options -- choosing to have an abortion. I finally felt strong enough to tell this story without being ashamed.
Dear Amy: My husband of many years is addicted to his iPhone. It goes everywhere with him and has his undivided attention. There was once a time that this was necessary for his work. I understood and did not mind, but it is no longer a necessity for his work, and his time on this device has me concerned.