Beyond Amsterdam to Leiden and The Hague Beyond Amsterdam to Leiden and The Hague
Zaidye, Grandpa and passing along traditions Zaidye, Grandpa and passing along traditions
Leros proves to be calm, friendly and bright Leros proves to be calm, friendly and bright
Norman Marshall Villeneuve bops away at House of Jazz Norman Marshall Villeneuve makes those drums sing. (Photo by Irwin Block)
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Legal Ease: Suing for material, moral, and punitive damages

A person who is hurt by the wrongful conduct of someone else and suffers physical, emotional or financial harm may want to sue for damages.

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Norman Marshall Villeneuve bops away at House of Jazz

Norman Marshall Villeneuve is back in town, and the party’s on.

Reviews & Previews CD review: Leonard Cohen’s Popular Problems

CD review: Leonard Cohen’s Popular Problems

The Leonard Cohen we know and love is back with the gift that keeps on giving: his magical way with words, his spiritual side, the music that flows therefrom, and that distinctive voice – limited in range, but deeply resonant.

Travel Beyond Amsterdam to Leiden and The Hague

Beyond Amsterdam to Leiden and The Hague

The thrill of being in Leiden is that it is virtually pollution-free, not poisoned by carbon dioxide fumes from cars: people of all ages ride by on their sturdy bicycles or sail by in boats along the canals toting picnic lunches, babies, and family pets.

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Legal Ease: Suing for material, moral, and punitive damages

A person who is hurt by the wrongful conduct of someone else and suffers physical, emotional or financial harm may want to sue for damages.

Unitarian Church to hold fair-trade fair
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Unitarian Church to hold fair-trade fair

After a two-year hiatus, The Unitarian Church of Montreal will hold its annual Fair Trade Craft Fair November 8, 10am to 4pm at 5035 de Maisonneuve W.

CD review: Leonard Cohen’s Popular Problems
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CD review: Leonard Cohen’s Popular Problems

The Leonard Cohen we know and love is back with the gift that keeps on giving: his magical way with words, his spiritual side, the music that flows therefrom, and that distinctive voice – limited in range, but deeply resonant.

Chartwell Le Wellesley opens British pub
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Chartwell Le Wellesley opens British pub

Chartwell Le Wellesley opened its very own British pub, offering seniors and community members the opportunity to taste traditional English cuisine and celebrate with their friends in a cozy atmosphere.

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Let’s Talk About It: To try, or not to try – before leasing

You find what seems to be the perfect apartment: location is ideal, you love the amenities, and the price is right.

Here at Sun Youth: Laughter keeps us going
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Here at Sun Youth: Laughter keeps us going

Sid Stevens says there is no such thing as a bad day: some days are just better than others.

Generations Foundation accentuates the positive
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Generations Foundation accentuates the positive

The kids are back in school and many, as young as five or less, have already chosen their future profession.

Word Nerd: Attention Scrabble lovers: Geocache no longer cached
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Word Nerd: Attention Scrabble lovers: Geocache no longer cached

It was 1931 when American architect Alfred Butts joined the bulging ranks of the unemployed. There just weren’t many buildings being erected so Butts decided to construct something else – a game for adults.

Cooking up funds for cancer research
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Cooking up funds for cancer research

McGill University’s Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre has launched The Smart Palate, delicious recipes for a healthy lifestyle

Irwin Tauben’s parents rarely talked about their past. (Photo by Irwin Block)
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Finding restitution: Montrealer reclaims property in Poland

Irwin Tauben’s parents were among the fortunate few – Polish Jews who endured sub-human conditions in labour and concentration camps to survive the Holocaust. They rarely talked about the past as they rebuilt their shattered lives.