Tornado video… **warning** frightening/disturbing footage:
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How to help: “If you’ve been affected by the tornadoes that struck our region, or if you want to help, CBC Ottawa has created a spot to connect. The “Ottawa-Gatineau Tornado Community Connector” Facebook group is a place for anyone to share their ideas to help people without power or looking for shelter and supplies”: Ottawa-Gatineau Tornado Connector page
Ottawa’s first zero-waste grocery store opens in Hintonburg!
NU “sells a variety of products — dry food, fresh produce, cleaning and beauty supplies — without any packaging. Instead, people are encouraged to bring their own reusable containers or to borrow or purchase them from the store.” (CBC News)
Map: 1130 Wellington Street West, Ottawa, ON (just East of Parkdale)
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Inspiring images of hope and sanity from around the world. We all need to be vigilant against bigotry — a peaceful and prosperous world for all.
View photos: Women’s Marches on Every Continent – The New York Times
About the Women’s March: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2017_Women%27s_March
by Mike Gifford, Guest Writer
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