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Follow your passion – good things can happen
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Follow your passion – good things can happen

If helping people in need is in your DNA, a career in commercial and corporate law is not necessarily the most satisfying way to spend your working hours.

Canada’s 50-cent piece … the forgotten coin?
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Canada’s 50-cent piece … the forgotten coin?

What used to be an important part of daily commerce is now relegated to history, and the cabinets of coin collectors.

“People need to decide what they stand for,” says Anne Lagacé Dowson. Photo by Barbara Moser
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Journalist Anne Lagacé Dowson turns activist to save public schools

Anne Lagacé Dowson arrived in Montreal with an M.A. in hand, some experience at CBC radio in Ottawa, and a bicultural background, and settled in a modest apartment.

First Person: If you fall and bang your head, call 911
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First Person: If you fall and bang your head, call 911

One Friday evening in October, the week before Halloween, I was helping my daughter pack for her return to California. It was the usual mother-daughter argument over who’s in control and who’s right.

Miranda Campbell says we need to gawk less and appreciate what hipsters are actually doing. Photo courtesy of Miranda Campbell
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Hipsters don’t deserve our derision: Montreal author

By Alice Reiter Hipsters can be recognized by many from a mile away. Their skinny jeans, flannel shirts and full beards make spotting them easy, but also make them the target of ridicule in pop culture. Miranda Campbell, a hipster analyst and member of Dawson’s English department, was a speaker […]

What’s Happening in November
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What’s Happening in November

Erratum: An earlier version of this listing carried an incorrect address for the flea market at St. Charles Parish Nov. 28 & 29. It takes place at 2115 Centre, Point St. Charles. BAZAARS & FAIRS Annual Tibetan Cultural Fair • Nov. 8 & 9 Sat. 10am-6pm & Sun. 10am-5pm. $5; […]

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Carpentier
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Here at Sun Youth: Welcome to the bookstore

Donations to Sun Youth are as diverse as the people who donate.

L–R: Adrian, St. Viateur Mascot, Enrica Uva and Natalie
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Generations Foundation: Snack, lunches provide food security

Generations Foundation thanks donors for their precious books, which are delivered to community centers for those who really need them.

Erratum: Wrong number for Carsley Whetstone
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Erratum: Wrong number for Carsley Whetstone

Erratum: There was an error in the telephone number listed in the Carsley Whetstone ad in our November issue. The telephone number should have read 514-289-9761. The Senior Times regrets the error. Carsley Whetstone

Dr. Laurie: touching, holding, kissing counts as sex
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Dr. Laurie: touching, holding, kissing counts as sex

While the song lyrics say: “… the things that you’re liable to read in the bible, it ain’t necessarily so….”, let’s hope that in The Sex Bible for People over 50 by Dr. Laurie Betito, everything is true, for it is great news she brings.