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Arts and Entertainment, International

Black History Month: Canada’s star Hall of Fame major league pitcher

The first Canadian in the baseball hall of fame Ferguson “Fergie” Jenkins came from a baseball background. His father played with the Chatham Coloured All-Stars which helped break colour barriers in Ontario in the 1930’s. Further back and through his» 

Arts and Entertainment, Economy, International, Politics, The Link

The LINK Online, Jan 24.25.26, 2020

Your hosts, Levon, Terry, and Marc (video of show at bottom) According to Stephen Cornish who leads one of Canada’s most recognized environmental and conservation NGO’s, the root cause of many of the world’s conflicts and migrations can be traced» 

Arts and Entertainment, International, Society

The Hockey Song- Hall of Fame

It was 45 years ago that country star “Stompin’ Tom Connors” introduced “The Hockey Song”.  Ever since literally millions of fans have sung the unofficial anthem at hockey games throughout Canada, and in the U.S. This weekend before a home» 

Arts and Entertainment, Society

Barenaked Ladies: Music Hall of Fame inductees

The Canadian band with the odd name, Barenaked Ladies, is now going to be inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame and with good reason. Ed Robertson, Jim Creeggan, Kevin Hearn and Tyler Stewart – alongside original member, co-founder and» 

Health, Society

Newest inductees into Canadian Sports Hall of Fame

Seven new members to be entered into Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame were announced today. They include six athletes  and one “builder”. Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame and Presenting Partner, Canadian Tire Corp. revealed the Class of 2016 inductees. The» 

Arts and Entertainment, Society

New song inductees into Canada’s Hall of Fame

The Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame  has just inducted two vintage rock songs as the latest entries into the Hall of Fame. They are “As the Years Go By” by the Montreal group Mashmakhan, and Câline de Blues- by the Montreal»