Day: July 4, 2019

Sudbury in pictures

Sudbury Star Sudbury in pictures Sudbury in pictures It was an eventful day in Sudbury on Thursday, with several Jays legends dropping by to help launch a new field and tutor young baseball players, and Northern Lights Festival Boreal kicking off at Bell Park. Sam Roberts gestures at the audience after his microphone flew off […]

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4K ‘Akira’ Blu-ray arrives next year before the series continues

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links On Thursday at the Anime Expo in Los Angeles, director Katsuhiro Otomo was the center of several announcements. Sunrise Inc. is producing a new project based on Akira that is supposed to be a continuation of the classic series, although there weren’t many details announced about it. [embedded content] Before […]

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‘This could happen again next year’

North Bay Nugget Officials from Ontario Power Generation and Ottawa River Regulation Planning Board answer questions Thursday, during a public meeting at the Mike Rodden Arena, about the flooding in Mattawa this spring. Michael Lee/The Nugget Picasa / jpg, NB MATTAWA — Despite calls to address known blockages on the Ottawa River south of Mattawa, […]

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Evening Brief: Trudeau confirms Trump’s China chat on the president’s big day

iPolitics Tonight’s Evening Brief is brought to you by Seaspan Shipyards, Canada’s west coast partner under the National Shipbuilding Strategy. Seaspan Shipyards delivers non-combat vessels for the Coast Guard and Navy, supporting critical research for the future challenges of our waters. Good evening. The Lead Prime Minister Justin Trudeau confirmed today that U.S. President Trump […]

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‘The health of our sport is the best it’s ever been’

North Bay Nugget Canadian curling great Kevin Martin visits Osprey Links Golf Course Thursday ahead of the Pinty’s Grand Slam of Curling Masters tournament in North Bay this fall. Michael Lee/The Nugget jpg, NB Retired Canadian curler Kevin Martin promotes this fall’s Masters tournament in North Bay Five years after announcing his retirement from curling, […]

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‘You can make statements with clay’

North Bay Nugget North Bay clay artist Keith Campbell poses with one of his works featuring Ontario Premier Doug Ford. Submitted Photo jpg, NB North Bay’s Keith Campbell has won his 60th award after making a porcelain plate of his daughter, Alex, called Portrait of a Rebel. The artist, craftsman and educator says his art […]

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Soup kitchen hitting the streets

North Bay Nugget Warren Cutter, Adam Valenti, Jaidyn Masse and teen meal coordinator Nicole Lauzon prepare 100 sandwiches in the kitchen at the Gathering Place Thursday afternoon. The teen lunch program kicked off Thursday. The team will travel to the Cove, the waterfront, Thomson Park and the YMCA and Sunset beach to hand out free […]

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Samsung expects another big slump in profits

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon Samsung isn’t about to leave the doldrums any time soon. The company warned that its profits were likely to slump in the second quarter, dropping about 56 percent year-over-year to roughly 6.5 trillion won (just short of $5.6 billion). That doesn’t sound great, but it could have […]

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British marines seize tanker suspected of carrying Iranian oil bound for Syria

World Liz Sly Beirut bureau chief, covering Lebanon, Syria and the wider region July 4 at 11:57 AM BEIRUT — British Royal Marines in fast boats and helicopters on Thursday seized a supertanker suspected of carrying Iranian oil to Syria near the Mediterranean peninsula of Gibraltar, the first such detention of a ship under the […]

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Franco-Basket Camp starts on Monday

Sudbury Star ome 50 children from Greater Sudbury aged 8-13 will fine-tune their basketball skills during the Franco-Basket Camp, organized by the Conseil scolaire catholique Nouvelon and held at College Notre -Dame, 100 Levis St. in Sudbury, July 8-12. Photo supplied Some 50 children from Greater Sudbury aged 8-13 will fine-tune their basketball skills during […]

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