Day: September 20, 2019

Battalion drop season opener 3-0

North Bay Nugget Luke Moncada of the North Bay Battalion lays a check on the Barrie Colts’ Brandt Clarke in the teams’ Ontario Hockey League season opener Friday night at Memorial Gardens. Clarke was Barrie’s first-round pick, fourth overall, in the 2019 OHL Priority Selection. Sean Ryan Photo Matej Pekar scored two goals to lead […]

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Facebook’s latest AI experiment helps you pick what to wear

Engadget RSS Feed Sponsored Links Facebook Just when you think researchers have found the wackiest possible use for a neural net yet, another team finds an even more novel use for artificial intelligence. Take Facebook’s new Fashion++ AI. It’s a program that will help you become a fashionista. Facebook trained Fashion++ by showing the AI […]

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Byfield shines again, but Wolves falter in loss to Otters

Sudbury Star Nolan Hutcheson, of the Sudbury Wolves, breaks to the net during OHL action against the Erie Otters at the Sudbury Community Arena in Sudbury, Ont. on Friday November 2, 2018. John Lappa/Sudbury Star/Postmedia Network As the Sudbury Wolves have embarked on another season, two things have been readily apparent. One is that second-year […]

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Will Sudbury council bring the hammer down?

Sudbury Star Ward 5 Coun. Robert Kirwan makes a point at a special city council meeting in 2017. Gino Donato/Sudbury Star file photo Depending on the mood of his fellow city politicians, Ward 5 Coun. Robert Kirwan could be in hot water. The Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing told The Star the outspoken councillor […]

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Leafs blank Sabres for 1st pre-season win

CBC | NHL News Go to Source Toronto Maple Leafs forward Andreas Johnsson (left) celebrates his first period goal against the Buffalo Sabres with Kenny Agostino (20) and Auston Matthews (34). (Chris Young/The Canadian Press) William Nylander was waiting anxiously for a new contract 12 months ago. In better shape and minus the burden he […]

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Miss Teen Galaxy Sudbury welded her own tiara

Sudbury Star Miss Teen Galaxy Sudbury Chloe Arsenault is an advocate for women entering the trades. She will participate in the Miss Teen Galaxy Canada 2020, in Toronto from Sept. 27-28. Photo supplied. jpg, SU Miss Teen Galaxy Sudbury, Chloe Arsenault, enjoys giving back to her community. She has also become a young advocate for […]

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‘I’m ready to commit suicide’

North Bay Nugget Bed bugs torment Golden Age Towers resident Golden Age Towers PJWILSON / jpg, NB Lucy says she’s being eaten alive and doesn’t want to live anymore. The bed bugs she’s dealing with every night in her apartment at Golden Age Towers on Worthington Street West are not only taking a toll on […]

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Heartland’s Amber Marshall makes IPM appearance

North Bay Nugget ‘It was a beautiful drive and I’m really happy to be here’ Heartland star Amber Marshall hands out postcards and takes pictures with fans at the International Plowing Match in Verner, Friday. Michael Lee/The Nugget VERNER — This week’s International Plowing Match (IPM) was paid a special visit Friday from Canadian television […]

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Punishment delayed for Sudbury man who killed senior in botched suicide

Sudbury Star (File photo) Sentencing for a Sudbury man who tried to kill himself by driving into the path of a transport truck and instead killed a Levack senior has been delayed. Michael Spencer, 31, will now be sentenced Oct. 10. He had been scheduled to be sentenced Friday. Spencer pleaded guilty in the Ontario […]

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North Bay Elks celebrate 60 years

North Bay Nugget PJ Wilson Photo In 1959, a group of volunteers came together with a plan to buy some property and build a lodge for Elks members. Today, the club is celebrating its 60th anniversary. “There’s certainly a lot of history in this building,” says Brian Krauskopf, president and exalted ruler of the North […]

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