REVIEW: Glory is an inspiring slice of Canadian hockey history

REVIEW: Glory is an inspiring slice of Canadian hockey history

Glory — a true story about the greatest Canadian women’s hockey team — tells the story of a pair of sisters on the Preston Rivulettes squad. The play is on stage at Grand Bend’s Huron Country Playhouse until June 22. Ryan Alexander McDonald GRAND BEND – Nearly 80 years after they disbanded, the Canadian recognition […]

An adorable hockey fan, a lawn care superhero and a lovesick fish

We all know what’s good for us. More whole grains, less Netflix bingeing! More moving, less slouching at a desk drinking coffee by the gallon! Blah, blah, blah. Well, here’s a healthy recommendation that actually seems fun: A recent study shows that spending time in nature is measurably good for you. Just two hours a […]

Cole Harbour hockey player puts heart concerns in the past

Cole Harbour hockey player puts heart concerns in the past

What is it when it comes to hockey and players from Cole Harbour? Last Saturday, Connor Trenholm, another Cole Harbour kid, was selected by the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles in the third round of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League draft in Quebec City. “It was the best feeling in the world getting drafted by […]

Two brothers, hockey players, dead on same day of opioid overdoses

Two brothers, hockey players, dead on same day of opioid overdoses

CLOSE Becky Savage found her sons Nick and Jack dead in her home on the same morning after they experimented with oxycodone. Dana Hunsinger Benbow, dana.benbow@indystar.com GRANGER — There were chores to do that Sunday morning and Becky Savage had started them. She was plucking up pieces of clothes strewn about the house — a […]

Shaya’s 10 Thoughts: June 12, 2019 – Charlotte Checkers Hockey

Shaya’s 10 Thoughts: June 12, 2019 – Charlotte Checkers Hockey

During the season, Checkers broadcaster Jason Shaya checks in each week with his 10 Thoughts – a series of observations about the team and the hockey world in general. 1. Andrew Poturalski played with a broken foot that barely healed and a hand that he accidentally cut open resulting in nerve damage right before the […]

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