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Let’s Talk About It: Think before you move homes

After your children have moved out of the family home, your next move might be downsizing to a condo or an apartment.

L-R: Daughter and mother volunteer team, Carole and Claudette
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Generations Foundation: Sharing the love in our neighbourhoods

Generations Foundation is often invited to join schools and community centers to break bread.

Financial Fitness: How to choose an investment adviser
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Financial Fitness: How to choose an investment adviser

There’s a lot to know about investing so getting professional help is a good idea.

Sun Youth and Éconologis partner to turn up the heat
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Sun Youth and Éconologis partner to turn up the heat

In 22 years, Sun Youth’s Heating Assistance Program has helped low-income families and individuals pay their electricity and heating bills.

Opéra de Montréal’s Otello as unique as it is powerful
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Opéra de Montréal’s Otello as unique as it is powerful

The very fact that opera has survived as an art form in our hyper realistic environment is a testament to its unique characteristics and enduring value.

Chess pieces by David Lapetina - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=11164358
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The Word Nerd: How Persian words were bequeathed to anglos

The time is ripe to take stock of the western world’s debt to the Persian language.

Book review: Wall of Dust by Timothy Niedermann
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Book review: Wall of Dust by Timothy Niedermann

Israelis call it the security fence. In Arabic, it is labeled the derogatory Apartheid Wall.

Legal Ease: Beware of latent defects when listing your home for sale
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Legal Ease: Beware of latent defects when listing your home for sale

If you are one of those putting your house on the market, here are some things to think about.

Montreal’s Earth Hour falls on March 19
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Montreal’s Earth Hour falls on March 19

If you would rather be with others while “in the dark”, here are two free events you can join.

Kristine Berey's nursery school in Budapest, 2959.
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Budapest to Montreal: Scenes from an immigrant childhood

My husband and I share almost identical stories of our childhood: circa 1956, the sounds of war outside, he in Cairo, me in Budapest,