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SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileCanadian senators were in central Newfoundland Monday as part of their tour of lighthouses on the country’s coasts a journey that’s expected to help determine the future of the aging beacons.In May 2009, the Department of Fisheries and Oceans declared 976 lighthouses across Canada surplus property.A Senate committee now touring the country will make recommendations on staffing and evaluate heritage legislation for the landmarks.”We are paying attention to the condition of some of the so called surplus light stations, and also the degree to which they’ve been maintained or not maintained,” said Senator Dennis Patterson, deputy chair of the Senate Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans.”So there is quite a bit of concern about conserving what are considered important public assets.”Read more.What do you think should be done with surplus lighthouses? Let us know in the comments below.Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests. Continue reading this postAccess to information: Does Canada need to be more open with data?TTC bus driver: Do you often see your local drivers texting?The Toronto Sun on Thursday published a picture sent by a reader of a TTC bus driver driving while texting on a mobile device.
In fact the talk on social media was the star “shortcomings” over the length of his shorts or lack of, for that matter. January 20, 2014Nadal was originally known for rocking a Capri short (3/4 length) on court way back in 2005. And then, slowly but surely his clothing changed.
As it returns in 3D, Eli Glasner examines the experience minute by minute and discovers Cline Dion’s ubiquitous soundtrack, and James Cameron’s risible dialogue, have not improved with age. Continue reading this postSparkle trailer gives last glimpse of Whitney HoustonA trailer for the movie musical Sparkle was released Monday, giving us a glimpse of Whitney Houston’s last project. The late singer plays the mother of Jordin Sparks, an aspiring singer in the 1960s who rises with a girl group similar to the Supremes.