Recent discussions about farming have often focused on declining numbers of farmers and the distance food travels to reach our plates. Times are changing. Now, there are a variety of initiatives making local foods more attainable.Read More
We can thank either the Toronto Star, the courage and integrity of former employees, or journalism itself, but something is finally coming to light in Niagara Falls. The Star’s series of articles are proving powerful as 500 protestors set up a demonstration outside of well-known attraction Marineland on Sunday Oct 7th. Sunday marked the last day of Marineland’s operating season and 150 of the 500 protestors took the opportunity to storm inside the gates, chanting “shut it down.” The protestors gathered by a pool where visitors were watching a show, in response to recent reports from former employees stating the poor water quality and short-staffing were causing animals to get fatally sick.