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Educators, parents, and students are all poised for the beginning of summer. For many, it will be a welcome respite from the most unusual school year in living memory. From virtual school to on-again-off-again in-class learning this year - and maybe next? - to what the long-term effects might be, it's been tough. To discuss this, we welcome Diana Wang-Martin, teacher in the Peel District School Board; Jay Williams, teacher in the Toronto District School Board; Prachi Srivas-tava, professor specializing in education and global development at Western University; and Kelly Gallagher-Mackay, assistant professor and program coordinator for Wilfrid Laurier University's Law and Society program.
Cobalt was once a booming town built on the silver mining industry. Just as the silver ran out, the town was ravaged by a fire in 1977. Now, Cobalt is poised for a renaissance thanks to its namesake, cobalt.
When the summer beach season ended, Port Dover became a sleepy little town. That changed in 1981 when a small group of motorcyclists came together on Friday the 13th. Now, over 100,000 bikers gather in this lakeside community every Friday the 13th.
Nicole Moore discusses her book, "Shark Assault: An Amazing Story of Survival." Then, Hamilton-Niagara Hub journalist Justin Chandler recounts the way Niagara-on-the-Lake commemorates the Spanish Flu experience there.