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Animaze animation festival features the man behind iconic Heavy Metal
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Animaze animation festival features the man behind iconic Heavy Metal

Critics have described the five-decade career of Gerald Potterton — animator, director, producer, writer, illustrator and painter—as “colourful” and “eclectic.” While one word can’t capture the essence of his work, his irreverent, ironic sense of humour is ever present.

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You and the Internet: Always practice safe surfing

The Internet is a scary place if you’re worried about viruses, malware, spyware, Trojans, and hackers. You can stay safe and prevent cyber attacks if you follow these simple steps.

Loyal Generations Foundation supporters: 
Mary Ancliffe and Fred Griffith with Adrian Bercovici (centre).
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Generations Foundation: Alleviating child poverty from the basement up

In 1999, Generations became a beacon of hope when it responded to a request from St. Gabriel Elementary School’s principal to provide hot meals for his hungry students.

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Digital Whyzdom: Traveling with your iPhone

How to get around with your trusty and smart digital companion.

Stay engaged even when ill: study
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Stay engaged even when ill: study

Getting a chronic illness tends to increase feelings of loneliness, including among those with a steady partner of 50 years or more, a new Concordia University study indicates.

Anthony Housefather in Florida with CSL Men’s Club. Photo by Sid Burns
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Anthony Housefather connects with snowbirds

The Côte St. Luc Senior Men’s Club hosted Côte St. Luc Mayor Anthony Housefather at its annual Florida luncheon. About 250 people, mainly club members and their wives, gathered at the Fresh Harvest Restaurant at nearby Seminole Casino for the event.

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Alzheimer’s Society has big plans for new centre in Montreal

Montreal’s Alzheimer’s Society is now in a position to offer expanded multidisciplinary services from its new centre at 4505 Notre Dame St. W. in St. Henri.

Financial Fitness: RRSP or TFSA: Which is the best option?
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Financial Fitness: RRSP or TFSA: Which is the best option?

If you have some extra cash available, let’s summarize the pros and cons of each option.

Norman Cornett at the Jazz Festival
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Quebec must consider “the other” in values debate

The murderous attacks by Muslim fanatics against cartoonists in France, Denmark, and Holland who dared to deride Islam raises a fundamental question: should there be limits to free speech when it comes to the cherished values and sensibilities of religious and ethnic minorities, including Muslims and Jews?

Unitarian Church of Montreal launches group  for older lesbians
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Unitarian Church of Montreal launches group for older lesbians

A social group catering to middle-aged and older anglo lesbians has begun meeting at the Unitarian Church of Montreal.