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Let’s Talk About It: Following your heart on Father’s Day
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Let’s Talk About It: Following your heart on Father’s Day

We don’t question Mother’s day or Father’s day when our loving parents are alive and well.

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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.

Flavour Guy: Will the city’s compost bins end our marriage?
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Flavour Guy: Will the city’s compost bins end our marriage?

The sprig of mint was part of the delicious but unpronounceable Thai salad. My mate took it and put it to the side. “I’m going to take it home and grow it,” she said.

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Legal Ease: Providing advance medical instructions when consent is no longer possible

Quebec passed legislation providing for “advance medical directives” and the creation of an advance medical directives register.

Generations Foundation: There is much to learn about your next meal
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Generations Foundation: There is much to learn about your next meal

Generations Foundation last month offered student cooking lessons to three grade-six classes at Roslyn School.

Here at Sun Youth: Sun Youth recycles for a better world
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Here at Sun Youth: Sun Youth recycles for a better world

Recycling is an important part of our mission because it’s both ecological and economical.