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Arm in arm in arm: a tale of three sisters

Arm in arm in arm: a tale of three sisters

Many families found themselves separated during the current pandemic but Velvet Martin, Bonnie Williamson-Powell, and Helen Murphy have one of the most heartwarming reunion stories of all.
Barrhead man celebrates 105th birthday

Barrhead man celebrates 105th birthday

Otto Enders commemorates the occasion with pizza dinner with his children
Window washers appreciated by seniors

Window washers appreciated by seniors

Jr. B hockey players and Youth Council members volunteered part of their afternoon on Sept. 29 to help clean windows at a St. Paul seniors facility.
Westlock couple celebrates diamond wedding anniversary

Westlock couple celebrates diamond wedding anniversary

Richard and Nellie (Jayes) Rasmussen were married in a little café on Highway 44 in 1946
TM a natural for emotional and physical wellbeing

TM a natural for emotional and physical wellbeing

Transcendental meditation (TM) provides benefits to those with medical issues, ongoing anxieties and even PTSD.
Hole-in-one winner at Olds Golf Club picks up prize

Hole-in-one winner at Olds Golf Club picks up prize

Springbank resident got a hole-in-one at the Olds Golf Club during the Maple Leaf Junior Golf MJT Ford Series
Airdrie cyclists raise $30,000 to support cancer research

Airdrie cyclists raise $30,000 to support cancer research

As part of the 2021 Great Cycle Challenge Canada, cyclists from Airdrie rode more than 12,000 kilometres throughout the month of August, and raised nearly $30,000 for the SickKids Foundation.
Meet the Earl of Slo-Pitch

Meet the Earl of Slo-Pitch

Who says you have to stop enjoying team sports when you get older? Don't tell the Earl of Slo-Pitch--he's busy on the diamond.
Where the boys are: Making art in Laurier Heights

Where the boys are: Making art in Laurier Heights

Laurier Heights Art Group a happy mix of all-age seniors, men and women--who come together to paint, shoot the breeze and move a few tables and chairs as needed!
Cat alerts resident to fire as house fills with smoke

Cat alerts resident to fire as house fills with smoke

Home’s owner was alerted by pet cat and quickly discovered a dire situation