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Almonte Civitan Fish Fry – Friday, June 17

It has been a challenge for service...

CANCELLED – MMLT Annual Spring Walk at Blueberry Mountain 

The Mississippi Madawaska Land Trust has decided... hospital lottery 4th early-bird draw delayed by one week

The hospital lottery early-bird draw scheduled...
Diana's QuizAnswers to Diana's Quiz - February 19, 2022

Answers to Diana’s Quiz – February 19, 2022

by Diana Filer

1.  This year’s Best Picture nominees at the Oscars are: Don’t Look Up, Coda, Belfast, Drive My Car and Dune….this last directed by Canadian film maker Denis Villeneuve.
2.  Gotham has been a nickname for New York City since Washington Irving first used it in 1807.  The original Gotham is a town in Nottinghamshire, England.  Gotham in Old English means ‘goat home’.
3.  James is the commonest male name in English, followed by John, Jack, Robert and Michael in varying order.
4.  James Bruce Falls in British Columbia is the tallest waterfall in Canada, and the 9th tallest in the world, at 840 meters, or 2,760 feet.  (That’s more than half a mile)

5.  On a construction site, a supervisor wears a white helmet.




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