PFAS, short for per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, are a group of widespread man-made chemicals that don’t break down in the environment or the human body and have been flagged as a major contaminant in sources of water across the country.
Keep up with PFAS-related developments in the Great Lakes area.
“We have a lunar occultation of Mars, we have a total lunar eclipse, we’ve got a meteor shower, a planetary conjunction, and some wonderful viewing opportunities for the northern lights, and Jupiter and Saturn.”
Doug Ford’s provincial government plans to build homes at a breakneck pace over the next decade and one of the ways they’re proposing to do it is by limiting the oversight of conservation authorities in respect to new developments. The Ford government’s Bill 23, called the “More Homes Built Faster Act” is a plan constructed […]
News and notes from Tuesday night’s meeting at city hall: Plan to ‘disrupt Islamophobia’ endorsed A sweeping strategy to “disrupt Islamophobia” in London was endorsed unanimously on Tuesday night, prompting powerful comments from several city politicians. “I was born here . . . Still being treated as ‘other’ is just the weirdest thing,” Ward 6 […]
The City of Owen Sound is implementing a COVID-19 Immunization Policy effective immediately for employees
Public health officials have vaccinated more than 330 Londoners at high risk of contracting monkeypox, a “tremendous” response, the city’s top doctor says.