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Help the Word Nerd define himself
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Help the Word Nerd define himself

My latest word obsession is to create a term to describe folks like myself and many of you who are over 65 but uncomfortable with the terms “senior” or “elderly.”

Generations Foundation: We do what parents can’t
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Generations Foundation: We do what parents can’t

We see mothers and father caring for their children the best they can but sometimes children need more and parents are unable to fulfill these needs. That’s where Generations comes in.

Here at Sun Youth: Volunteers cherished for their dedication
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Here at Sun Youth: Volunteers cherished for their dedication

To highlight last month’s National Volunteer Week we met with Lisa Perrault, Coordinator of Volunteers at Sun Youth.

Financial Fitness: Whom are you investing for?
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Financial Fitness: Whom are you investing for?

Why go through the fluctuations of the financial markets, the worry over interest rate movements, the fears of today and the uncertainties of tomorrow?

The Word Nerd: Why are Mama and Papa on so many tongues?
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The Word Nerd: Why are Mama and Papa on so many tongues?

Surprisingly, the near universality of recognition for parents is almost matched by the similarity many languages have for these two words.

Need eggs? Call a neighbour and you might get a few apples in the deal.
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Flavour Guy: In the kitchen with the rhetorical cook

In cooking as in language, rhetoric requires a response.

Here at Sun Youth: Mom contributes time, skills to football team
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Here at Sun Youth: Mom contributes time, skills to football team

As part of the National Volunteer Week from April 15 to 21, we are featuring a volunteer who’s been playing a major role in our football program for nine years.

Generations: Enjoy Segal musical with Generations
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Generations: Enjoy Segal musical with Generations

It was the incomparable Geraldine Doucet who introduced Generations Foundation to live theatre.

Flavour Guy: Why I can’t afford a really good cup of coffee
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Flavour Guy: Why I can’t afford a really good cup of coffee

My coffee tastes good. Everyone says so.

Financial Fitness: Don’t panic if bear market returns to prowl
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Financial Fitness: Don’t panic if bear market returns to prowl

Depending on your age, you may have only experienced the bull market of the past nine years, so you might not know what to expect