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“Never Again” means human rights for all, Cotler tells men’s club. Photo: Charles Eklove
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Irwin Cotler honoured for lifetime achievements

Irwin Cotler received Quebec’s highest honour from Premier Philippe Couillard June 22 when he was named an Officer of the Ordre national du Québec.

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Auditions for the Philomela Singers

The Philomela Singers, directed by Margo Keenan, are a bilingual West Island community choir with a varied repertoire.

PET scan of a human brain with Alzheimer's disease.
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Alzheimer Groupe offers advice and respite for caregivers

Caring for a loved one who is living with the debilitating effects of Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s can lead to burnout.

Shakespeare in the Park presents Much Ado until Aug. 15
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Shakespeare in the Park presents Much Ado until Aug. 15

As anyone who has watched any of its productions over the past 28 years, Shakespeare-in-the-Park is a lot of fun, the experience often memorable.

Renaissance man: This entrepreneur changes lives with your goodwill offerings
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Renaissance man: This entrepreneur changes lives with your goodwill offerings

There are those who take the next step and set out to make a real difference in people’s lives, and one such person is Pierre Legault.

Canadian Cancer Society urges us to heed UV index
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Canadian Cancer Society urges us to heed UV index

The results from a national survey reveal that almost half of Canadians are at risk of skin cancer.

When implant issues arise, this surgeon is the trouble shooter
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When implant issues arise, this surgeon is the trouble shooter

For those who can afford the treatment, the possibility of replacing teeth with implants has offered a major advance in oral health.

Norman Cornett at the Jazz Festival
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Prof. Cornett presents jazz artists, and jazz mass

In connection with the jazz festival, Prof. Norman Cornett, a former religion teacher at McGill University, will be presenting three important events: On June 27, Cornett will conduct a dialogic workshop, or “creative exploration,” of the music of guitarist Kurt Rosenwinkel and saxophonist Jane Bunnett. It’s on from 6 to […]

How to identify potential elder abuse
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How to identify potential elder abuse

Elder abuse, whether it’s physical, emotional, psychological, or financial, is a reality in our society.

Jane Bunnett photo courtesy of the Montreal International Jazz Festival
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Jane Bunnett’s Afro-Cuban sounds are laced with jazzy improv

Almost as soon as saxophonist Jane Bunnett got a taste of Cuban music in its many forms, she was hooked.