Category : Life

The mistery involving orange wines

By Marco Giovanetti We all know red, white and rosé wine, but have you heard of orange wine? Orange wine refers to a particular style of wine — one enjoying a growing popularity among Canadian Sommeliers and enthusiastic wine lovers Orange wine is ...

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Women With A Vision for Montreal

by Bonnie Wurst – Special   On November 3rd Montrealers will be heading to the polls to elect the next Mayor of Montreal and City Councillors, Borough Mayors and Borough Councillors. When the nomination period ended on October 4th there were 485 ...

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Théatre St. Denis

by Dick Nieuwendyk   Theatre St.Denis opened March 4, 1916. It was designed by the Montreal architectural firm Barrott, Blackader & Webster. The facade and entrance were in a Greek Revival style in the form of a Temple, whilst the interior and ...

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A night to remember

By: Janice Burdon   How could I forget Mr. Brewster?  As a child, I remember him playing the clarinet in my church every Sunday.  He possessed a rare gift and on Sundays, I would close my eyes as I listened to his ...

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Pumpkin soup

Chef Peter Webster – Bouquet Garni   It’s Halloween!  It’s hard not to notice all the decorations going up in preparation for the annual candy giveaway to the costumed kids.  But it is the pumpkins I notice most, from a food point ...

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Running from anxiety

By: Janice Burdon   Seventy-six-year-old Clive Ebden was driving to meet his rugby friends to watch them play their final match when he felt dizzy.  His breathing was deep and laboured.  He was sweating profusely and his heart rate kept increasing.  It ...

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