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Good grief! Could fresh Christmas trees be COVID’s next shortage?

Much like toilet paper, yeast and freezers before them, Christmas trees could be hard to score this year because of the pandemic. There’s a longstanding shortage in Canada’s supply of fresh trees that when coupled with an anticipated heightened demand could leave some families feeling like victims of the Grinch. “It is an odd year,”…

Hand sanitizer could ruin your ballot, so use it after you vote

One of the sneakiest ways your vote may be disqualified is because of hand sanitizer. “Alcohol-based hand sanitizers may not be compatible with electronic voting equipment and may damage paper ballots,” says voting guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. “Poll workers and voters should ensure their hands are completely dry before handling these items.“…