First Nations historian's new book details 'relentless' children's labour at Mt. Elgin residential school
For Mary Jane Logan McCallum, researching the history of student life at Mount Elgin's residential school is personal. The history professor and member of Munsee-Delaware nation first heard about the institution from mentions of her great grandfather and his brother attending.
When Just For Laughs started small in Montreal
Montreal’s Just For Laughs festival became a must for aspiring standup comedians almost from its beginnings in 1983.
Bargain hunter sought mixer, bought medieval manuscript at estate sale in Maine
A bargain hunter who went to an estate sale in Maine to find a KitchenAid mixer, a bookshelf or vintage clothing walked away with a 700-year-old treasure.
Booker Prize-winning author Hilary Mantel dead at 70
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