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Seniors come of age — the digital age
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Seniors come of age — the digital age

It was a day that would go down in history.

Salute to African Women at Dorshei Emet
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Salute to African Women at Dorshei Emet

To mark International Women’s Day, the Fondation Sénégal Santé Mobile and Congregation Dorshei Emet are holding a Day in the Life of Senegalese women as a way of celebrating “the joy, beauty, and dignity” of African women. Apart from a performance by the Sénégalese dance group Naradji, African style beignets […]

Bereavement group looking for members
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Bereavement group looking for members

A new group for people who are in mourning or expect to be in the next month or two, is being formed at the Dorshei Emet Reconstructionist Congregation in Hampstead. The group is open to those of all faith communities. The idea is to gather a group to deal collectively […]

West End seniors want shuttle service to medical appointments
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West End seniors want shuttle service to medical appointments

English speaking seniors have a lot to say about their municipal governments, they’re not shy about expressing themselves, and even in winter will turn out in substantial numbers to be heard.

Loss of major recycling partner calls for action at home
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Loss of major recycling partner calls for action at home

China’s decision to no longer import low-grade recyclable materials – paper, plastic, glass, and metals – does not appear to be having a major impact in Quebec for now.

Documentary producer David Gutnick pens story of wisdom and love
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Documentary producer David Gutnick pens story of wisdom and love

A noteworthy publishing event is happening this month, the launch of a slim book, ostensibly for children,  titled Mr. Mergler, Beethoven, and Me. It tells us a lot about a meaningful life lived, and even more about the author, CBC radio documentary producer David Gutnick. It’s the story, beautifully illustrated […]

Our mother found a new home and eased my retirement blues
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Our mother found a new home and eased my retirement blues

My mother-in-law, Ruth, has turned 100.

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Weekly lunches at SouthWest Mission

Starting in March, lunches that have been offered every second Wednesday will become a weekly event.

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Montreal-area retirement homes win awards of excellence

One award, for the Most Outstanding Vertical Retirement Living Project, went to the Sélection Panorama Prestige complex in the Sainte-Dorothée district of Laval.

Here at Sun Youth: Dollard Sikh community shares with Sun Youth
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Here at Sun Youth: Dollard Sikh community shares with Sun Youth

Members and friends of the Sikh community gathered to share in a traditional communal vegetarian meal, prepared by members.