Ottawa City Guide-French, English, Chinese

RG Richardson City Guide Ottawa City Guide - Interactive City Guide with French search Stop typing and start clicking on searches with over 3900 preset searches in the latest City Guides and Quick Links from the author, R.G.Richardson . No more typing, just pick and click with over 3900 quick links for greater accuracy and ease. …

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Albert Stickney Peabody

Albert Stickney Peabody Albert Samuel Peabody (son of Francis Peabody and Fanny Stickney) was born on 02 May 1825 in Potton, Brome, Quebec, CAN. He died on 03 Jan 1911. He married Maria Neil Hamilton on 20 Sep 1849 in Nashua, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. Maria Neil Hamilton was born on 03 Jan 1828. …

Berlin City Search-Chinese, English, German

RG Richardson City Guide Berlin City Search - Interactive City Guide Stop typing and start clicking on searches with over 3900 preset searches in the latest City Guides and Brochures from the author, R.G.Richardson and more coming every week. No more typing, just pick and click with over 3900 quick links for greater accuracy and …

A Second World War mystery solved: 75 years later

In 1944, a Canadian pilot and his navigator were shot down in their Lancaster bomber over occupied France – but their bodies were never found. Where did they go, and why did they never make it home? It took their family, amateur historians and students on two continents to finally figure that out Source: A …

North Hatley Condominium Project resumes with transparency concerns

Michael GraysonMARCH 6, 2019 AT 2:02 PMI and many other critics of the condo plan in the flood plain are very perplexed by Mayor Page’s responses regarding this project. The municipality participated fully with MRC Memphremagog in the formulation of the Floodplain Management Plan (Plan de gestion).This plan opens the door to the construction of …

CONNAUGHT HOME CONUNDRUM-North Hatley

CONNAUGHT HOME CONUNDRUMMARCH 9, 2019 ADMINISTRATOR 1 COMMENTAllow me to endorse a commentary by Peter Provencher posted on the “Friends of North Hatley” site regarding the proposed project prepared by the Massawippi Retirement Communities. As a result of a complaint by a small vocal minority to the Quebec Ministry of Culture and Communications, the ‘go …

In Medieval Baghdad, Rulers Held Elite Cook-Offs – Gastro Obscura

WE TEND TO THINK OF cooking contests as a modern institution, whether featuring Alton Brown or nail-biting comparisons of British cakes. Yet cooking competitions actually have a much longer history. In the food-obsessed culture of ninth-century Baghdad, being a foodie was essential to getting ahead. Stories abound of the caliphs’, or rulers’, passion for cooking, …

Is Sunscreen the New Margarine? | Outside Online

Current guidelines for sun exposure are unhealthy and unscientific, controversial new research suggests—and quite possibly even racist. How did we get it so wrong?These are dark days for supplements. Although they are a $30-plus billion market in the United States alone, vitamin A, vitamin C, vitamin E, selenium, beta-carotene, glucosamine, chondroitin, and fish oil have …

Amsterdam City Guide

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Eye-catching NuBike goes with drive levers instead of a chain

​Probably ever since bicycles were first invented, people have been looking for alternatives to the traditional approach of pedalling in circles. Los Angeles-based inventor Rodger Parker has utilized one such alternative in his NuBike, which he claims is more efficient than a chain-drive bike. Source: Eye-catching NuBike goes with drive levers instead of a chain

Lovespoons – Gastro Obscura

Suitors in the United Kingdom and Scandinavia once professed their affections using a wooden spoon. This 17th-century courtship ritual allowed young men to demonstrate their woodworking craft while offering their beloved a useful, household tool. Should she accept, the spoon became a token of engagement. Source: Lovespoons - Gastro Obscura

Bangkok City Guide

RG Richardson City Guide Bangkok City Guide - Wifi Interactive City Guide Stop typing and start clicking on searches with over 3900 preset searches in the latest City Guides and Brochures from the author, R.G.Richardson and more coming every week. No more typing, just pick and click with over 3900 quick links for greater accuracy and ease. …