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Centretown News Online
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Ban Bossy is about more than just words
By Megan Stacey
It’s time to look beyond the name. It may well be the most polarizing factor of the new Ban Bossy campaign that’s causing a stir across social (and mainstream) media. The project to encourage young girls to lead was recently launched by Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg of Lean In fame, in partnership with the Girl Scouts of America. But critics who write off Ban Bossy because of emotional baggage associated with the word are missing the point.

Viewpoint: Higher fines in Ontario won't protect cyclists
By Meagan Curran

Recently proposed changes to Ontario’s Highway Traffic Act don’t do enough to increase cyclist safety.


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APRIL 11, 2014

Centretown Past and Present


Rediscover Centretown's streets and landmarks and learn about the history behind their names. Researched and written by Centretown News reporters, this feature also showcases both contemporary and historical images.

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