How to help kids transition back to the classroom– Image 1

As a new school year draws nearer, parents can employ several strategies to help their kids readjust to the rigors of the classroom.

How to help kids transition back to the classroom

The dawn of a new school year is an exciting time. Kids may not want to say goodbye to days spent lounging by the pool, but such...

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How to make school lunch healthier– Image 1

How to make school lunch healthier

How to make school lunch healthier

The benefits of a healthy diet are clear and well documented. In addition to providing the nutrients a growing body needs, consuming a...

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Teddy Bear Picnic celebrates its 20th anniversary– Image 1

From left, Chris Carvalho, Hope Gragaro and Brynn Gragaro outside of the Boys and Girls Club for Kingston and Area with their teddy bears.

Teddy Bear Picnic celebrates its 20th anniversary

It's that time of year again - time to break out the teddy bears and head down to Lake Ontario Park for the 20th annual Teddy Bear Picnic....

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Frontenac County is looking for quilters who want to become part of hi– Image 1

The winning quilt designer will be commissioned to complete their design in time for the 150th anniversary celebrations in Frontenac County in 2015 and will join the above logo design as part of the legacy of Frontenac County.

Frontenac County is looking for quilters who want to become part of history

If you love to quilt and would love to have one of your quilts displayed as part of local history then look no further. To commemorate the...

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Fresh air in the jazz scene– Image 1

Fresh air in the jazz scene

Fresh air in the jazz scene

Enchanté -Keep your eyes (and ears) on a couple of jazz singers who are making musical waves. Simona De Rosa and Madeleine Peyroux are...

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One Dog Two Lives charity hopes to raise awareness about therapy dogs– Image 1

Grace Boyd with her future psychiatric support dog Harley. Photo-Mandy Marciniak.

One Dog Two Lives charity hopes to raise awareness about therapy dogs

At the age of nine, Grace Boyd was diagnosed with depression and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). At the age of 14, doctors added on...

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Painting the town red...and every other colour– Image 1

The Kingston School of Art is hosting participants in a Plein Air festival in Barriefield from September 12 to 14.

Painting the town red...and every other colour

From September 12-14, artists will gather in Kingston's historic Barriefield Village as part of the International Plein Air Painters' 11th...

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The Mutt Hutt offers a new way to bathe your animal– Image 1

From left, owner of the Mutt Hutt Wendy Workman and Life Stream owner Sandra Powell MUTT (6888) bath Matilda in the new spaw facilities.

The Mutt Hutt offers a new way to bathe your animal

Nobody likes bathing their dog. Whether they are big or small, bath time is a challenge and you generally end up with dog hair all over...

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News From Beyond Kingston Region

Ontario

EQAO: Ontario should review applied courses

EQAO: Low test rates suggest Ontario should review applied courses

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Ontario

Western U. paper pulls frosh issue

UWO paper pulls frosh issue over article encouraging students to date TAs

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Canada

Halifax university changes frosh week

Halifax university changes frosh week, a year after incident shone spotlight

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Ontario

Police identify woman shot in Toronto

Toronto police identify shooting victim, seek help in investigation

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Ontario

French platform available for English schools

French-language platform now available for French classes in English schools

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Ontario

Toronto issues warning on wild mushrooms

Toronto issues warning against eating wild mushrooms after 1 falls ill

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Events In Kingston Region

Movies in the Square

Thu Aug 28 | 12:00 AM

Forts on the Fortnight

Thu Aug 28 | 5:00 PM

Country Music in the Park

Thu Aug 28 | 7:00 PM

Sounds at St. Andrews

Thu Aug 28 | 7:00 PM

Upcoming Events

Fri Aug 29 | 7:00 PM

Big Band Fridays

Sat Aug 30 | 10:00 AM

Artisan Studio Tour

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News

Pickling and preserving time a busy time for Mary and family

The air was heavy in the summer kitchen. Spices, boiling sugar, and sealers in a pot of hot water,...

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Editorial

Faced with rising policing costs, municipalities may have to look outside the box

Gazette Column - Here's an idea that may not be as crazy as it first sounds.

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Editorial

How can we stop the stigma for good?

Last week, the world became a little less funny. On Aug. 11, people around the world were stunned by...

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Hockey & Back to School Blast

Thu Aug 28, 2014 - Wed Sep 3, 2014

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Long Weekend Savings

Wed Aug 27, 2014 - Tue Sep 2, 2014

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WagJag Grocery

Mon Aug 25, 2014 - Sun Aug 31, 2014

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Fall Favourites Sale

Mon Aug 25, 2014 - Sun Oct 5, 2014

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