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Help scientists count birds this winter

If you love birds and appreciate their look, sounds, and symbolic stature, you may also have access to a birdfeeder, or are considering setting one up.

The march from Auschwitz takes an emotional toll on all participants. (Photo: Jordan Stoopler)
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Researchers seek female survivors of Auschwitz

“The long-term consequences of these routine medical interventions may affect the children and grandchildren of women who did survive.”

Herbert Marx: from the pool hall to the corridors of justice
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Herbert Marx: from the pool hall to the corridors of justice

Frequenting pool halls and bowling alleys that were part of the fabric of the old immigrant district around Mount Royal and Esplanade did not prevent its young denizens from achievements as adults.

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Presenting Vivaldi, Bach & Julie Boulianne

This concert celebrates the life of the late Barry Seymour Boyd VIVALDI, BACH & JULIE BOULIANNE Dans le cadre du Festival Bach de Montréal Part of the Montreal Bach Festival 27 NOV 19h30 Église Saint-Jean Baptiste , 309 rue Rachel est Julie Boulianne, mezzo-soprano Theodore Baskin, hautbois / oboe Tim […]

The Word Nerd: Talking turkey with the Americans and all that garnish
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The Word Nerd: Talking turkey with the Americans and all that garnish

No, Donald Trump, it isn’t fake news: the origin of Canadian Thanksgiving predates this.

Greyhounds are couch potatoes, love to chill with their humans
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Greyhounds are couch potatoes, love to chill with their humans

They all had that glow! We’re talking here about the people who have adopted and are sharing their lives with retired racing greyhounds. As for the dogs, all looked content, placid, snug in their coats on this cold Sunday morning, quietly standing close to their families. Not one barked the […]

Aislin and Chapleau team up for Lachine Hospital
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Aislin and Chapleau team up for Lachine Hospital

the world of our Canadian and world leaders have provided enormous material for the clever and perceptive talents of this city’s most celebrated cartoonists.

Our Shirley Cohen turns 90 with no let-up on sales career
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Our Shirley Cohen turns 90 with no let-up on sales career

September 13, Shirley Miller Cohen celebrated her 90th birthday. This in itself is no longer unusual. People are living longer and many are healthy and active.

Opéra de Montréal presents first staging of Wagner’s opera till Nov. 17
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Opéra de Montréal presents first staging of Wagner’s opera till Nov. 17

The masterwork by the controversial German composer – reviled for his anti-Jewish and German nationalist views but admired for his compositional genius – was an inspiration for the Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings trilogy.

What’s happening in Montreal in November
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What’s happening in Montreal in November

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