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Snow angels: Neighbours helping neighbours

Snow angels: Neighbours helping neighbours

Help out a neighbour this winter--be a snow angel!
Foods to celebrate a Polish Christmas

Foods to celebrate a Polish Christmas

A Polish Christmas Eve 'Wigilia' features 12 meatless dishes. Here are a few to try for your holiday table, from Polish author Anna Hurning and her site, polishyourkitchen.com. The dishes are traditional and delicious. Smacznego!
Dance at any age

Dance at any age

Don't think you're too old to dance. It's for any age.
Seniors that inspire: home-made quilts, soup and words of cheer

Seniors that inspire: home-made quilts, soup and words of cheer

Alberta seniors focus on care and service to others during the pandemic.
Help wanted: Music-making seniors group needs more members

Help wanted: Music-making seniors group needs more members

Want to try something new in 2022, maybe being part of a band or acting on stage? These groups are looking for new members.
Frog Lake teen wins international title of Miss Teen Canada Petite

Frog Lake teen wins international title of Miss Teen Canada Petite

Addison Mountain finds sisterhood, self-love and two titles at her first Miss Teenage Canada pageant.
Airdrie family embarks on two-day train trip for their son

Airdrie family embarks on two-day train trip for their son

Sam, an eight-year-old boy from Airdrie who is living with Cerebal Palsy and Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome, recently was able to partake in a train ride from Banff to Vancouver. “His two favourite things included playing bingo with Captain Starlight,
Armchair Travel: Tiptoeing into the RV world

Armchair Travel: Tiptoeing into the RV world

Tent camping? No thanks. No apologies.
'Give Up' isn't in Tom Shindruk's vocabulary

'Give Up' isn't in Tom Shindruk's vocabulary

At 86, this super-positive four-time cancer survivor is thriving and boosting others' spirits while he's at it.
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.