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Book review: That Summer in Provincetown
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Book review: That Summer in Provincetown

As the world is transfixed by the flight of thousands of refugees from areas torn by war, hunger, and atrocity, we tend to forget that each individual represents a multi-faceted drama.

Galapagos Islands: An adventure of two lifetimes
Travel

Galapagos Islands: An adventure of two lifetimes

We had always wanted to visit the Galapagos Islands, but felt a trip to this isolated archipelago in the Pacific Ocean was just too expensive — it was a destination for the rich. When we decided to spend our two-month long summer vacation in one spot this year, Salinas, Ecuador, the […]

Financial Fitness: Don’t get trampled by the herd
Columnists

Financial Fitness: Don’t get trampled by the herd

Every year in early July, thousands of people “run with the bulls” in Pamplona, Spain. While the event is exciting, it is also hazardous, and many runners have been badly injured over the years. As an investor, running with the herd may be just as dangerous for you— if you’re […]

Restaurant review: Café Falafel
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Restaurant review: Café Falafel

I miss Israel. So when I found Café Falafel, I was delighted.

Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre explores theme of liberation
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Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre explores theme of liberation

For the 70th anniversary of Liberation, the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre explores this theme, through the lens of the media.

Hana’s Suitcase arrives at Geordie on eve of their 35th
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Hana’s Suitcase arrives at Geordie on eve of their 35th

Hana’s story, hardly different from that of some 1 million Jewish children whom the Germans killed, would have gone unnoticed had it not been for the curiosity of some Japanese school children.

Au Contraire film festival addresses mental illness
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Au Contraire film festival addresses mental illness

Au Contraire is a film festival with a difference.

“We are now serving people in their 50s,” 
the community council’s Sheri McLeod notes.
Features

Clients are getting younger at N.D.G. Senior Citizens’ Council

“One of the big changes for the organization is that we are now serving people in their 50s.”

Fern Lindzon plays one-night stand in Montreal Oct. 20
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Fern Lindzon plays one-night stand in Montreal Oct. 20

To the delight of her fans, Toronto-based Fern Lindzon, a double threat as accomplished vocalist and pianist, returns to Montreal Oct. 20.

Editorial: The CBC must be saved
Editorials

Editorial: The CBC must be saved

Harper’s $115 million in budget cuts over three years to CBC-Radio Canada are hurting it enormously.