The McMichael Gallery is home to some great artwork painted by the Canadian Group of Seven. It's broadened its scope with live music concerts, a photography exhibition, and an upcoming art installation with the former "Naomi Campbell of the art world."
A light-hearted look at the odd events happening in the world. Today includes a father with 98 children, a gorilla playing with kittens, and a look at the reactions of those who think the world is ending.
Pending a legal change, British citizens may not have anywhere to be buried when they die in the near future. An extensive BBC survey recently found that many burial sites will run out of space within a decade, while some are already out of space.
A 42-year-old homeless Serbian man Bratislav Stojanovic has lived in an old abandoned cemetery in Nis, a city in southern Serbia for more than 15 years. The homeless man converted one of the underground tombs in the cemetery into a home.
While visiting Arlington National Cemetery in October, Lindsey Stone snapped a picture of herself "disrespecting" the tomb of the Unknown Soldier," by giving the finger and pretending to yell next to a sign that says, "Silence and Respect."
After wreaking devastation in New York City, Atlantic City and along the East Coast, Hurricane Sandy departed with an eerie Parthian shot for Halloween—it caused coffins to rise from their graves in a cemetery in Maryland.
Less than a week after U.S war veterans were honored in Memorial Day celebrations, the discovery that a World War II veteran was buried in a shallow grave at the Florida National Cemetery in a cardboard box has sparked outrage in Congress.
Authorities in Russia have made the gruesome discovery of 29 mummified bodies being kept in a man's apartment in the town of Nizhny Novgorod along the Volga River. The corpses were all females and had been exhumed from local cemeteries.
Around $37,000 worth of trash was found in one America's most pristine veteran cemeteries, the Southern Wisconsin Veterans Memorial Cemetery near Milwaukee. The 105-acre cemetery had recently earned an award for its beautiful appearance in April.
A group of anti-Zionist Orthodox Jews will be on Parliament Hill in Ottawa Thursday protesting their opposition to Israel and the ongoing destruction -- permitted and encouraged by the Israeli government -- of an ancient Jewish cemetery in Jaffa.
Right on the very day that the world had highlighted to remember all the victims of the Fascism and Nazis regimes, the Jewish Cemetery of Strasbourg was desecrated. Another act of anti-Semitism in the country with the highest number of Jewish in Europe.
There’s no telling if this is a “California Thing,” because loving and missing deceased pets is a universal emotion, decorating a Calabasas pet cemetery for the holidays has been a tradition for many years.
A recent story in the Village Voice discusses the increasing business in pet deaths and funerals. People are attached to their pets and mourn them when they die. But what do people believe about what happens after pets death. Do they go to heaven?
A prospective buyer of a 150-acre Hartland farm in Vermont has stirred controversy by proposing to move a small graveyard that sits on the property once the property has been purchased. Moving the cemetery would accommodate new house construction.
The family of a recently dead Harlem veteran wanted to bury him at a veteran’s cemetery, but was shocked to find another man with the same identity already buried there. The buried man had the same name, social security number and military honors.