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Senior safety a priority for Sun Youth’s Bike Patrol
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Senior safety a priority for Sun Youth’s Bike Patrol

21 members of the Sun Youth Bike Patrol were officially sworn in by the Assistant Director of the SPVM, Stéphane Bélanger.

What’s happening at Generations Foundation
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What’s happening at Generations Foundation

We received a surprise visit from more than 15 students and their teacher, Cassandra, from Venture High School.

Coin Travel: These are the most beautiful coins ever produced
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Coin Travel: These are the most beautiful coins ever produced

Millions of coins have been minted over thousands of years, depicting royalty, gods, animals, landscapes, and national symbols. The list is endless.

The Word Nerd: Let’s call the caliphate wannabes Daesh – because names matter
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The Word Nerd: Let’s call the caliphate wannabes Daesh – because names matter

BBC News always adds the qualifier “so-called” when describing the Islamic State. As I find this usage clumsy, I decided to investigate why the BBC employs it.

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Financial Fitness: Is your investment portfolio healthy?

Why not extend the concept of fitness to other areas of your life – such as your investment portfolio?

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The Word Nerd: The Keys to QWERTY unlocked

Quiz: What common 10-letter word is composed solely of letters found on the top letter line of a typewriter?

Generations Foundation: My mother was an angel
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Generations Foundation: My mother was an angel

I wish I had told her more often how much I loved her, how dear she was to me, and that she was my angel.

Here at Sun Youth: Helping Mother Nature
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Here at Sun Youth: Helping Mother Nature

Somewhere, deep in the womb of Sun Youth Organization, are the growing seeds of a (hopefully) fruitful summer.

Financial Fitness: You could qualify for a disability savings plan
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Financial Fitness: You could qualify for a disability savings plan

The Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP) was introduced in 2008 to help individuals with severe and prolonged disabilities save for their long-term financial security. However, many Canadians have not yet taken advantage of its benefits, which can help the disabled provide a better future for themselves and their families. A […]

Let’s Talk About It: Your memories remain intact even if hers don’t
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Let’s Talk About It: Your memories remain intact even if hers don’t

With time, Alzheimer’s will wipe out a person’s memory— powerful memories such as a mother’s memories of her own children.