Power still out for most Islanders Wednesday, Red Cross offering assistance

Maritime Electric is close to restoring electricity to one third of its customers following post-tropical storm Fiona’s strike on PEI over the weekend, but no closer to providing an estimate of when the work would be done. Fiona hit PEI early Saturday morning, leaving widespread destruction and power outages. As of Wednesday morning, about 57,000 … Read more

Richarlison: Brazil forward racially abused as fan throws banana at him during 5-1 victory over Tunisia in France

CNN — Brazil’s impressive end to its World Cup preparation was overshadowed by racist abuse as forward Richarlison had a banana thrown at him by a fan during the 5-1 victory over Tunisia in Paris on Tuesday. The Tottenham Hotspur star scored Brazil’s second goal but as he celebrated a banana was thrown at him … Read more

3 Reasons You Need A Flu Shot Year

For the last two years, the flu has been essentially MIA, with cases plummeting alongside the social distancing, mask-wearing, and other steps people have had to take to slow the spread of COVID. But this year the influenza virus, as rusty and dusty as it may be, seems likely to come roaring back — and … Read more

Marvel’s Blade Loses Director Bassam Tariq

Marvel’s upcoming Blade reboot has just lost its director, Bassam Tariq. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the 35-year-old filmmaker has exited the upcoming Blade reboot – a report which was confirmed by Marvel itself. “Due to continued shifts in our production schedule, Bassam is no longer moving forward as director of Blade but will remain … Read more

Fall arts guide calendar of events

Breadcrumb Trail Links Local Arts Entertainment Michael Buble will perform in Calgary Oct. 4. Photo by Allen McInnis /Montreal Gazette Reviews and recommendations are unbiased and products are independently selected. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission from purchases made through links on this page. Article content THEATRE Theatre Calgary Advertisement 2 This advertisement has not … Read more

5 things to know on CTVNews.ca for Wednesday, September 28, 2022: Fiona, Ukraine war, chess

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau pledges to build better infrastructure in Fiona’s wake, satellite images capture the dramatic erosion on PEI’s coastline, and Ukraine’s president lashes out after Russia’s “sham referendums.” Here’s what you need to know to start your day. 1. ‘Lessons to be learned’: Justin Trudeau traveled to Nova Scotia and PEI, where he … Read more

West Carleton-March: Kelly — Roads, ambulances, reliable internet must be priorities

Breadcrumb Trail Links opinion Columnists I will work to preserve the rural nature of our community to ensure its status as something other than just an Ottawa suburb. Publishing date: Sep 28, 2022 • 47 minutes ago • 2 minute read • Join the conversation Clarke Kelly is running in West Carleton-March: ‘After a few … Read more

PFT’s Week 3 2022 NFL awards

Getty Images It’s Wednesday morning. Which means that it’s time to put a bow on the week that was with a slate of awards. And the award itself, as always, is the award. There’s no money. There’s no trophy. There’s no anything. Other than the tiny release of dopamine for those who win. And maybe … Read more