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Bringing seniors out of isolation

This past February 21st was Rise Sunday, a national campaign called Reach Isolated Seniors Everywhere. The idea was to raise awareness of the impact of loneliness and isolation of the elderly in our communities.

Film Flashback: Saint Joan

Interviewing famous people can be intriguing and often strange. But I try not to get too star-struck: they are humans like the rest of us, and so it is best not to get too caught up in their blinding hype.
Calgary's Secret Service

Calgary's Secret Service

Tucked away in a non-descript warehouse space in northwest Calgary is a little known charity doing big things. Seniors Secret Service has been in Calgary since 1985.

Eat Your Greens in a Fun Way!

Eating more green vegetables is a healthy way forward. Power up your day like Popeye did! Here are four very good reasons to eat your greens: 1.
Never Too Late for True Love

Never Too Late for True Love

Serendipity is an important word to Marshall and Anne Bye, especially this year as they celebrate their first wedding anniversary.

Seniors Sought for Provincial Health Study

A newly launched medical study by the Interdisciplinary Chronic Disease Collaboration and funded by Alberta Innovates-Health Solutions is seeking 5,000 Alberta seniors to participate, with the opportunity to have a 50 per cent chance of receiving fre

Seniors Beaten and Robbed at Home

Calgary police are asking the public for assistance to identify two Caucasian men who brutally beat and then robbed an elderly in their northwest Thorncliffe home, a week before Christmas. The Friday, Dec. 18 beating sent both people to hospital.

When Gail Vaz-Oxlade Talks, Money Listens

Anyone who has heard Gail Vaz-Oxlade speak about money knows all about her forthrightness. She's blunt and she pulls no punches.

On the Town

ATTRACTIONS AND EVENTS Harlem Globetrotters – March 2 & 3: Venue is Scotiabank Saddledome. Tickets thru TicketMaster: 1-855-985-5000 7th Annual Calgary Fiddler's Assoc.
Baking a Better World

Baking a Better World

The Community Kitchen Program of Calgary has fired up the Seniors Plus Program, which not only teaches cooking and meal planning skills, but also provides an encouraging and social environment for people over 55.