How wonderful to have the Pope bring his warmth and wisdom to our doorstep!
It’s true he’s not crossing the border to Canada but it’s probably also true that our neighbour needs a good healthy dose of Papal balm more than we do.
Sad news for Baseball fans around the world: Yogi Berra, Hall of Fame catcher for the Yankees, has passed away at the age of 90.
Berra, widely regarded as one of the best catchers in Baseball history, may have been better known as a lovable cultural...Read More»
“Where the spirit does not work with the hand, there is no art” – Leonardo da Vinci
The beloved Canadian troubadour turned 81 this week, but how much do you really know about Leonard Cohen? From his early life to writing to his career,...Read More»
Jackie Collins, best-selling novelist of the rich and the scandalous, has died of breast cancer at age 77.
Although diagnosed with stage 4 breast...Read More»
An artist has combined the young with the old in a collection of illustrations titled, “Yo & Mi Otro Yo.” or “Me & My Other...Read More»
A New Year can bring a new way of looking at the world.
This week, Jews all over the world observe the High Holidays, the beginning of a new year in...Read More»
Majed El Shafie’s escape from hell unfolded as though scripted in Hollywood.
Jailed in Cairo’s Abu Zaabel prison – a place so notorious locals...Read More»
What’s the best thing about Canada? Tricky question.
Your knee-jerk answer might be something about our free health care. Or, should you happen to be...Read More»
During a recent visit to Arlington, Va., Ted Barris met the widow of a 9-11 victim. Several times a month, she volunteers to receive visitors in a garden...Read More»
There seems to be a dance craze for every decade. Here, we round up some of our favourites.
Here, residents from The Residence Senior Living in Puerto...Read More»
Just because the Liberals, Tories, NDP and Green Party (and, in Quebec, the Bloc Quebecois) dominate the lion’s share of ballots come election night,...Read More»