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  1. 10 common mistakes that make tax time worseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Globe and Mail

    ... receipts and invoices is not a good idea. "No shoeboxes," said Wayne Buchanan, who handles small business taxes in Stratford, Ont. "A tax preparer dreads seeing bundles of paperwork accompanying a tax file. Your tax prep costs will go up if the ...


  2. Genealogy Query - BRANDY : MILNE : VANDERBECKRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    ... Canada. Adopted through Catholic Children Aid in September 1944. Mother's last name could be Brandy living in Stratford Ontario Canada. Birth name was Murray Douglas Vanderbeck and adopted parents gave name of David Richard Milne. Could have 3 step ...


  3. Justin Bieber under fire from PETA for posing with Bowmanville tigerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | 680News

    Canadian pop star Justin Bieber is no stranger to controversy - some say his career has been built more on headlines than music. So it should come as no surprise to hear that the 22-year-old from Stratford, Ont., is in PETA's crosshairs after a tiger appeared at his father's engagement party in Toronto.


  4. Blue Jays founder to take over Mill River resort in P.E.I.Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 28 | CBC News

    ... and Tourism Minister Heath MacDonald. McDougall, who grew up in Bloomfield, P.E.I., and and now resides in Stratford, Ont., is the eighth Chancellor of UPEI. But he is perhaps best known for leading the group that brought a major league baseball ...


  5. Provincial government leasing out publicly-owned Mill River propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Journal-Pioneer

    The Prince Edward Island government has entered into a one year lease agreement with a private company to take over management of the Mill River golf course, fun park, and campground. The properties will be leased to MRRI, which is owned by Don MacDougall, formerly of P.E.I. but currently of Stratford, Ontario.


  6. Happy birthday Shakespeare: all the world's his stage 400 years after the Bard's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 23 | CBC News

    The world is celebrating William Shakespeare this weekend, with April 23 marking the Bard's birthday as well as the 400th anniversary of his death. Events range from walking tours to performances of his plays, concerts to movie screenings, including of the Stratford Festival's Hamlet, starring Jonathan Goad.


  7. How people globally are making money off ShakespeareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 22 | The Daily Beast

    ... In April 1786, Thomas Jefferson and John Adams, visiting England on a diplomatic mission, took time out to visit Stratford-upon-Avon . This was a pilgrimage; they were there to pay their respects to William Shakespeare. Dutifully Bardolatrous, they ...


  8. Stratford Festival films mark 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 22 | 680News

    ... for the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare's death are extending beyond the stage to the screen. The Stratford Festival has teamed with Cineplex for special screenings and Q&As of its theatrical production of "Hamlet" which was filmed last ...


  9. Stratford-based scout helped Knights set recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 17 | The Stratford City Gazette

    While no Stratford-born players don the black, green and white of the record-setting London Knights, the team does have one local man to thank for their unbelievable success. Stratford's Terry Uniac has been a scout with the Knights for the past two seasons and was integral in bringing in several players, such as the team's third-leading scorer Robbie Schremp.


  10. Yuk Yuk's Celebrates 40 Years of Breaking Comedy Rules and Making Canadians LaughRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 14 |

    ... dership, the clubs continue to grow with three more planned by the end of the year: Victoria BC, Saint John NB and Stratford ON.


  11. Sorry. This is all we can do. Sault has no more road-fixing cashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 12 | SooToday

    ... night to sole-source the three-metre-high letters in a new Sault Ste. Marie welcoming sign to Ed's Concrete of Stratford, Ontario. Ward 2 Councillor Susan Myers expressed concern that the design of the welcoming feature wasn't consistent with the ... 1 comment

  12. Funny thing about families: Other Desert Cities at the CitadelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 11 |

    ... actor/director who, at 24, left tiny Stoughton, Sask. for Toronto. Bazinet lives now in St. Mary's, just outside Stratford, Ont., with her actor/husband, a battalion of cats, and one Mexican street dog. She arrives here from Banff, where she's been ...


  13. Big white thingydo on Huron StreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 8 | SooToday

    ... department is recommending that the job be awarded without obtaining competitive quotes, to Ed's Concrete from Stratford, Ontario. "Although there are a number of local contractors, most provide concrete products for civil or construction-related ... 1 comment

  14. Belliveau ConstructionRead the original story

    Friday Apr 8 | The Stratford City Gazette

    Belliveau Construction of Stratford, Ontario is a builder and contractor providing all aspects from design to project management of your project.


  15. City DeathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 7 | The Stratford City Gazette

    Doris Patricia Bell, 76, of Easson Street, died at Stratford General Hospital on Monday. She is survived by her children Don Garner, Bruce Garner , Pat Bauld , Susan Francis, and Michelle Bergsma .


  16. Succulent Beef SkewersRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2016 |

    Agnes Ward, of Stratford, Ontario says, "These are no ordinary beef kabobs! They're herb-infused and need to marinate at least an hour or overnight for the best flavor.


  17. Junior Cubs add second pick-up for CanadiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Listowel Banner

    Stratford Cubs will take a 16-player roster to the Canadian Junior Men's fastball championships in Irma, Alberta, Aug. 11-17. Cubs' skipper Murray Patterson told the Gazette last week that the Stratford Juniors have added Nick Penner, 18, of New Hamburg.


  18. the BiebsRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2016 | NNDB

    Justin Bieber says he took some drum lessons before kindergarten, but taught himself to play the guitar, piano, and trumpet. He sang in his church, earned spare change working as a busker in front of the Avon Theater in his home town of Stratford, Ontario, and took second place in a local talent show in when he was 12. His mother started posting his videos on YouTube in July 2007, when he was 13, and the videos were hugely and instantly popular.


  19. Top Tweets of the Week: Justin Bieber Goes Au Naturale In The Great Outdoors And MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 |

    ... be on tour these days, but that didn't stop the 22 year old from taking a bit of relaxation time for himself. The Stratford, ON native was on a bit of a camping trip this week when he decided to bare it all on his Instagram. Now, this is the part ...


  20. Rabies outbreak: Ontario to resume vaccine plan, 70 animals now infectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2016 | CBC News

    ... for vaccines, so we believe we're in good shape," Davies said. Davies said they will also drop vaccines north of Stratford, Ont., where the fox strain of the rabies virus was found in a cow. Comments on this story are moderated according to our ...