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Young parents prep for 9-to-5

SEE VIDEO Twenty-one-year old Amanda is used to reading stories to her daughters, Annabella, 4, and Kendra, 1. But now she’s ready to re-enter the workforce and have adult conversation. “It’s very, very exciting to anticipate my first paycheque that comes with my name on it,” she said. The Young Parent Employment Program is […]


Book tells war veterans’ tales

SEE VIDEO In 1939, at the age of 15, Gerald Fry fled Germany for England. “Germany was not a place for Jews, and our family had a background of over 400 years,” the 86-year-old Ottawa resident said. He enlisted in the British army and ended up fighting the Nazis, serving from D-Day to VE-Day. […]