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Generations Foundation: Our precious assets

Children are our most precious assets. Little did we realize, before the days of broader knowledge, that we could mold a child’s future even in the womb.

Are you prepared for Centaur’s 2015-2016 season?
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Are you prepared for Centaur’s 2015-2016 season?

“Shining a light on what lies beneath the surface of things, plumbing the depths of our shared human experience in search of insight and understanding and smashing our assumptions and preconceptions … these are key themes that unite our main stage productions, allowing us to spotlight brilliant local and Canadian […]

Israeli journalist decries “excuses” that prevent peace
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Israeli journalist decries “excuses” that prevent peace

“It’s the end of the masquerade.”

Pascale Déry photo by Barbara Moser.
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Letter: Feature on Pascale Déry should have avoided labels

Why does it matter what mother tongue she was educated in?

Alzheimer Groupe presents Vintage Recall fundraiser
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Alzheimer Groupe presents Vintage Recall fundraiser

Alzheimer Groupe presents the Vintage Recall fundraiser, with over 4,000 items or vintage and designer clothing for sale. All proceeds to benefit Alzheimer’s support and care. Vente Privée Cocktail is on Wednesday at 5:30 Open to the Public with free admission Thursday and Friday 11 – 8pm and Sat 10 […]

Let’s Talk About It: Sibling relationships change as parents lose capacity
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Let’s Talk About It: Sibling relationships change as parents lose capacity

As a parent moves into a world of dementia with increasing care needs, children will often react differently.

Eric Girard (Photo: Irwin Block)
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Éric Girard thinks he can win one for Harper in Lac-Saint-Louis

As a senior manager at the National Bank for some 20 years, risk assessment and management have been at the heart of Éric Girard’s work.

Legal Ease: Taking stock of end-of-life care
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Legal Ease: Taking stock of end-of-life care

Until recently, it was a crime in Canada to assist others in ending their lives. Those grievously and irremediably ill and in pain could not seek a physician’s assistance in dying. A person facing this prospect had two options: take his own life prematurely, often by violent or dangerous means, or suffer until death occurred from natural causes.

Saturday-night shoppers crowd Jaffa Road in Jerusalem. Photos: Barbara Moser
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Commentary on Netanyahu’s “No” to a Palestinian state

Here is a selection of comments and opinions on Benjamin Netanyahu’s pre-election “no” to a Palestinian state under his watch in the current climate of regional chaos and violence, and his Likud Party winning the largest number of Knesset seats.

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Blue Met literary festival hosts Huston, Diaz, Banks

by Gisèle Rucker The 17th edition of the Blue Metropolis International Literary Festival, April 20-26, offers book lovers, readers, and writers alike, a substantial buffet: 260 events featuring celebrated authors from 12 countries, including 104 free activities for kids within its Children’s Festival. Novelist Nancy Huston of Calgary (Bad Girl), […]