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The Word Nerd: Indian spice flavours today’s English

India is second only to the U.S. in the number of English speakers, with 125 million, or 10 per cent of its population, speaking the language of Shakespeare.

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Synagogues step up for refugees

Members of two of Montreal’s liberal Jewish congregations have joined co-religionists in other Canadian cities to sponsor Syrian refugees seeking asylum in Canada.

Generations Foundation: December – when giving truly becomes the gift
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Generations Foundation: December – when giving truly becomes the gift

December is a month like no other: Everyone wants to give of themselves and to experience joy with their family and friends.

Theatre review: Tribes
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Theatre review: Tribes

I’ve never seen or listened to a play quite like Tribes.

Flavour Guy: Give the joy of overdoing it
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Flavour Guy: Give the joy of overdoing it

The best gift I ever gave was a dinner for two.

December 2015: Volunteers needed
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December 2015: Volunteers needed

Château Ramezay Museum & Historic Site seeks volunteer guides and offers a 10-session training course. Open House, Mon., Jan. 25, 10am-2pm. 280 Notre-Dame E. Old Montreal, across from City Hall. 514-861-3708 X 229; chateauramezay.qc.ca/en/ West Island Citizen Advocacy matches volunteers with individuals requiring help. volunteerwica.com/volunteer-3/  514-694-5850 NOVA Montreal seeks volunteers […]

Montreal from downtown. Photo by Hayley Juhl
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What’s happening in Montreal: Dec. 2015-Jan. 2016

What to do and where to go when you’re seeking an adventure.

Composer Karen Young hears mother’s song in bell-like canon
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Composer Karen Young hears mother’s song in bell-like canon

Karen Young is busier than ever—composing, organizing gigs in a myriad of styles, and gearing up for a five-concert series starting in February.

From heart attack to art attack: an awakening
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From heart attack to art attack: an awakening

The gardener and the artist have much in common

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