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CD review: Steve Amirault: Hold On, Let Go
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CD review: Steve Amirault: Hold On, Let Go

Amirault always impressed with his lyricism and romantic bent, and in his latest CD we hear how far he has gone in developing this combined art.

West Islanders show neighbourly compassion
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West Islanders show neighbourly compassion

In this season of giving, West Island Community Shares is calling on area residents to support their neighbours who need help.

“One instant, one aspect of nature contains it all.” — Monet (Photo: Kristine Berey)
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Mad Enchantment: the Claude Monet that few people know

When visiting the Sistine Chapel and beholding Michelangelo’s magnificent paintings, most people experience a sense of awe, and wonder about the history and symbolism of the images.

Let’s Talk About It: Will we ever understand grief?
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Let’s Talk About It: Will we ever understand grief?

I will always remember 2016 as the year I became an orphan.

A cozy kitchen, photographed by Mathilda Tan (courtesy of stock.xchng)
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Flavour Guy: Look to the sweeter side of 2017 — with balance

Resolve to evolve. 2017 is going to be a year of change. Huge change. Well, ok, change. Change is good.

Generations turns dreams into reality
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Generations turns dreams into reality

It’s been a wonderful year! We at Generations Foundation are grateful and thank everyone for their support.

Violence takes many forms, Diane Sasson says. Photo by Steven Schwarzman
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Auberge Shalom director bridged communities

Diane Sasson did much to transform the mission of the centre and public understanding of conjugal violence from a narrow focus on physical violence to something broader and deeper.

World premiere of Opera in March expands The Wall
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World premiere of Opera in March expands The Wall

Continuing its policy of offering new works in addition to classic repertoire, l’Opéra de Montréal is presenting a world premiere in March.

Financial Fitness: New Year (Financial) Resolutions
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Financial Fitness: New Year (Financial) Resolutions

We’re about to open the door to 2017, so you might be thinking about New Year’s resolutions. What’s on your list this year?

Walk cautiously in the snow! An even better idea: Stay indoors.
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Legal Ease: Who’s responsible for those nasty winter falls?

Winter is upon us and it can be easy to fall down. We may blame someone else for the condition of their property but sometimes it is our own fault for not wearing appropriate footwear or not looking where we are going. In other words there may be contributory negligence […]