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Kids have fun tobogganning, at the Simcoe County Museum. ZACH MACPHERSON PHOTO

March Break Fun!

Looking for activities for the kids this March Break? There's plenty of fun, locally - from events at the Library, to March Break Camp at Scanlon Creek Conservation Area.

Roses for young singer Samantha Paixao, who entertained at the International Women's Day gala, held at the Portuguese Cultural Centre in Bradford, on Saturday March 4, 2017. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

International Women's Day

The very first National Women's Day was held in the U.S. on February 28, 1909 - honouring the International Ladies Garment Workers Union's fight for better working conditions. Since then, Women's Day has been celebrated around the world, always tied to the struggle for fair wages for women, women's suffrage and international solidarity.

Actor Eric Braeden is shown in an undated handout photo.(HO-HarperCollinsCanada Ltd.)

Eric Braeden on his career, Trump and being hacked

It’s hard to believe that German-born Eric Braeden, 75, has now been playing the egomaniacal blackguard, nine- times-married Victor Newman on The Young and The Restless for almost half his life. Remember when Victor locked his wife’s lover in a dungeon?