Day: January 27, 2019

Trying to buy a bottle of water at a restaurant in Bayfield, Ont.? Good luck

The village of Bayfield, Ontario has gone blue — in a good way. The community, on the shores of Lake Huron, has effectively cut down on single-use plastic bottles. And its grassroots efforts continue to win praise. The U.K. environmental organization, Surfers Against Sewage, has listed Bayfield as a plastic-free community, the […]

Rising telecom prices and new food guidelines: CBC’s Marketplace consumer cheat sheet

Miss something this week? Don’t panic. CBC’s Marketplace rounds up the consumer and health news you need. Want this in your inbox? Get the Marketplace newsletter every Friday. Your internet bill could go up — again Bell, Telus and Shaw are raising prices on select plans again — and customers aren’t […]

Stunning! Mom and daughter recreate celebrity, designer looks using paper, foil and plastic

Alya Chaglar’s 5-year-old daughter models a re-creation of Lady Gaga’s Valentino dress she wore at the Golden Globes . (Photo: Alya Chaglar/Instagram) Before her stunning recreation of Lady Gaga’s periwinkle Golden Globes dress by Valentino, artist and mother Alya Chaglar was inspired by another celebrity in a […]