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Relation between housing, health worth discussing

Nov. 22 is is National Housing Day, a day when awareness is raised about housing and homelessness. While the need for decent affordable housing is something we can all understand, the connection between housing and health might be less obvious.

Students at the Georgian College Barrie campus will be back in the classroom on Tuesday after provincial legislators enacted back-to-work legislation on Sunday. IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER/POSTMEDIA

Making up for lost time?

Ontario college semesters have been extended in December and now stretch into January, to make up for class time lost during the five-week faculty strike.

Color Party in the Bradford Legion's Remembrance Parade, on Holland St. East in Bradford, November 5, 2017. Miriam King/Bradford Times/Postmedia Network

Act of Remembrance

The banners honouring veterans hung from the light standards, interspersed with red and black Remembrance Day flags.

Georgian College students Sara Smith-Knox, left, and Myja Hogendoorn, say students should be reimbursed for time out of the classroom. IAN MCINROY/BARRIE EXAMINER/POSTMEDIA

College strike to end

(CP) - Ontario’s legislature is expected to pass a bill today that would force striking faculty at the province’s colleges to return to work, with classes resuming Tuesday.