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Small dogs, especially mine, have big issues
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Small dogs, especially mine, have big issues

We adopted Rufus three years ago. He was abandoned when he was three, saved from a high–kill pound, then fostered by an animal rescue until I saw him on the Internet and fell in love.

Jewish accomplishment in the modern era: no easy answer
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Jewish accomplishment in the modern era: no easy answer

For his 22nd documentary film, producer and writer/director John Curtin focused on an issue that few like to discuss in public but that has always been close to his heart. Why the Jews? consists of a series of interviews with some of the most articulate and accomplished men and women […]

Gabrielle Soskin’s first play is about reaching new heights after 50
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Gabrielle Soskin’s first play is about reaching new heights after 50

The living room in their cozy Westmount cottage is dominated by a century-old baby grand piano, a Heintzman rebuilt so its robust sound fills the room with sunshine.

PET scan of a human brain with Alzheimer's disease.
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Brain health expert lectures at Cummings

Ever since she learned that her grandmother died of Alzheimer’s disease, Dr. Tiffany Chow, Medical Director at the University of Southern California Alzheimer’s Therapeutic Research Institute, has been working to improve her own brain health, which includes maintaining a “cognitive reserve,” a set of conditions that can compensate for and minimize symptoms […]

Can Israel and the Palestinians co-exist in a “shared homeland?”
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Can Israel and the Palestinians co-exist in a “shared homeland?”

As Israelis and the country’s friends marked the 70th anniversary of its founding, British journalist and historian Ian Black offered some reflections.

Inspired by Terry Fox, they’re running across Canada
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Inspired by Terry Fox, they’re running across Canada

Once you have cancer, if you are lucky enough to survive the treatment, there is always the fear of recurrence.

I have to do something. The pan is waiting for me. (Image courtesy of stock.xchng)
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How to volunteer for MOW

Urgent: Teams to deliver hot meals to clients’ homes in Pierrefonds/DDO area once a month.

Making sure your child with disabilities has a secure future
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Making sure your child with disabilities has a secure future

Seniors still responsible for their adult children with intellectual disabilities, autism, learning disabilities or mental illnesses face huge challenges.

Les Residences Soleil wins prestigious award
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Les Residences Soleil wins prestigious award

The annual award is based on business performance, including leadership, strategy, and care competency.

A son appreciates his mother on her 100th birthday
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A son appreciates his mother on her 100th birthday

In our family, and among our friends, Ruth’s many qualities are well-known and admired.