Peterborough Newswire (Page 7)

Peterborough Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Peterborough, ON. (Page 7)

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  1. Don't let refugees become scapegoats, anti-racism groups sayRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2015 | Red Deer Advocate

    ... week. Those incidents follow an attack on a hijab-wearing Muslim woman in Toronto and a fire at a mosque in Peterborough, Ont., that is being investigated as a hate crime. The backlash has the anti-racism coalition worried about what's in store for ...

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  2. Muslim women hit with racial slurs, pushed on Toronto subwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | CBC News

    ... men after dropping her children off at a Flemingdon Park-area school. Last weekend, a mosque was set ablaze in Peterborough, Ont. Mohamed El Rashidy, a lawyer with the Canadian Arab Federation, said there's been a spike in hate crime numbers this ...

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  3. Refugees should not be made scapegoats for Paris attacks, Ontario groups sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | CBC News

    ... are raising their concerns in the wake of an attack on a Muslim woman in Toronto and a fire at a mosque in Peterborough, Ont ., that is being investigated as a hate crime. Mohamed Boudjenane, the acting president of the Canadian Arab Federation, ...

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  4. MMA student scholars, faculty honored at Academic Achievement AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Weekly Packet

    ... honored on Thursday include Sarah McLean Anderson, Class of 2017, a Marine Transportation Operations major from Peterborough, Ontario; Peter Barton, Class of 2016, a Vessel Operations and Technology major from Cape Elizabeth; Tyler Engelhardt, Class ...

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  5. Canada's tolerant, liberal society is Islamic State's worst nightmareRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Globe and Mail

    ... the Paris attacks, Canada has seen incidents that undermine those values. An arsonist set fire to a mosque in Peterborough, Ont.; two thugs assaulted and robbed a Muslim woman in Toronto, apparently because she was Muslim; racist graffiti has ...

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  6. Trudeau Denounces 'Vicious And Senseless Acts Of Intolerance' In Wake Of Paris AttackRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Canadian Content

    ... number of highly disturbing acts aimed at certain Canadians." Trudeau referenced the recent fire at a mosque in Peterborough, Ont., smashed windows at a Hindu temple in Kitchener, Ont., and an attack on a Muslim woman in Toronto. "Diversity is ...

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  7. Need to calm current tensions: AmbroseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | The Now Newspaper

    ... of refugees. She linked the need for clarity to a recent series of incidents including a fire at a mosque in Peterborough, Ont., smashed windows at a Hindu temple in Kitchener, Ont., and an attack against a Muslim woman in Toronto. "When there is ...

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  8. Quebecer arrested in online murder threats against ArabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | CTV

    ... in Toronto that police said appeared to be "motivated by hate." That incident came two days after a mosque in Peterborough, Ont., was set ablaze in the aftermath of the terrorist attacks in France. In Quebec City, the province's acting public ...

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  9. Remembrance Day sees Canada pause to reflect on sacrifice of veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    ... “All I can remember is the guys who didn't make it, didn't come back,” said Newell, 92, of Peterborough. “I often think of it. In particular, times like this,” Newell said. “When times are quiet and you can think ... 1 comment

  10. For first time, Canada's seniors outnumber children under 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2015 | Weyburn This Week

    Senior citizens make their way down a street in Peterborough, Ont. on Monday May 7, 2012.

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  11. Bruce Power and GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Canada sign MOU focused on innovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | Electric Energy Online

    Bruce Power and GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy Canada , have entered into an agreement that will see the two companies explore new areas of collaboration with a particular focus on innovation and the continued enhancement of the industry-leading performance at the world's largest operating nuclear generating facility. "We look forward to building on our relationship with GEH-C as both organizations place tremendous value on innovation, and it is through this approach, we will continue to be an important source of Ontario's electricity supporting the broader economy, including here in Peterborough," said Duncan Hawthorne, president and CEO, Bruce Power.

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  12. Situation with the Flint Firebirds exposes conflict created when parent owns team son plays onRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The London Free Press

    ... weekend: The reigning scoring champ and Otters captain picked up two goals and five assists in a 7-2 win over Peterborough, then another three assists in a 6-4 loss to Windsor. It was his most productive two-game stretch of the season. He has a ...

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  13. East end given iodine pills as nuclear disaster precautionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | The Toronto Star

    ... almost all of Toronto and Durham Region, as well as swathes of York and Peel Regions, Kawartha Lakes and Peterborough and Northumberland Counties, this area has a combined population of more than 4.5 million people. According to the OPG, roughly 6 ...

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  14. Erie Otters Watch game preview, Nov. 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | Erie Times News

    Erie Otters D Travis Dermott checks Peterborough Petes C Logan DeNoble at Erie Insurance Arena in Erie on Nov. 6. The Otters beat the Petes 7-2. GREG WOHLFORD/ERIE TIMES-NEWS - What to watch: Head coach Kris Knoblauch returns behind the bench after leading Canada Red to a fourth-place finish in the World Under-17 Hockey Challenge.

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  15. Youngest Cabinet minister Monsef also President of Queen's Privy CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | The Hill Times

    The youngest woman in Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's Cabinet, who arrived in Canada with her family as a child refugee from Afghanistan 20 years ago, was quietly named President of the Queen's Privy Council in Canada. Cabinet documents show the prestigious title for newly elected Peterborough-Kawartha, Ont., MP Maryam Monsef also came with legally assigned responsibility for Elections Canada, the chief electoral officer of Canada and federal election and referendum legislation.

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  16. Ultra, cheesy access by CBC to Prime Minister Trudeau by Alan HolanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | Friends.ca

    ... Afghan refugee who fled from the Taliban in the mid-90s, landed in Montreal and took a cab from the airport to Peterborough, Ont. "I guess they didn't know how far it was," joked the host. Harriet Singh Sajjan, the new minister of defence, is a Sikh ...

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  17. Wolves name Heffernan player of the monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | Northern Life

    ... Skate with the Wolves and Make A Wish Day at Villa St. Gabriella Villa. In 16 games to date this season, the Peterborough native notched two goals and three assists in addition to accumulating 40 penalty minutes. Chad is regularly one of the first ...

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  18. October's warm weather was normal for temperature and precipitationRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2015 | Muskoka Today

    ... there were slightly cooler-than-normal temperatures in sections of the northeast and eastern Ontario (near Peterborough and on the north shore of the St. Lawrence River). Coulson says in his monthly Ontario Weather Review that October's ...

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  19. Ultra, cheesy access by CBC to Prime Minister TrudeauRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | The Guardian

    ... Afghan refugee who fled from the Taliban in the mid-90s, landed in Montreal and took a cab from the airport to Peterborough, Ont. "I guess they didn't know how far it was," joked the host. Harriet Singh Sajjan, the new minister of defence, is a Sikh ...

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  20. Meet the Coywolf, North America's Beautiful New Coyote-Wolf HybridRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Eco-Chick

    Despite its name, coywolves are not in fact "shy" wolves, but rather a new hybrid species of coyote, wolf, and domestic dog. "We call it canis soup," Bradley White, a scientist at Trent University in Peterborough, Ontario told the New York Times .

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