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Farewell, Kevin Frankish

On June 1st 2018, Kevin Frankish retired from a long and prestigious career at Breakfast Television and City Pulse News.  He will forever be an icon of my childhood and adolescence in 1990s Mississauga.  My parents and I had just … Continue reading

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My top 6 favourite literary characters

My favourite literary character of all time would have to be Anne Shirley of “Anne of Green Gables” by Lucy Maud Montgomery. This is a difficult question so there are many runners-up as well. I love Anne, who I discovered … Continue reading

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The Girl Effect

Girls in developing countries desperately need our help as they eke out their daily existence in conditions of unimaginable atrocity. Regularly deprived of basic human rights such as food, education and health care, they and the children they bear are … Continue reading

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When 20 words just aren’t enough…

Today is the 20th anniversary of the Mississauga Central Library, a fitting day for my first blog post.  I have fond childhood memories of visiting the Central branch; my dad would drive us down on the occasional summer Saturday morning.  … Continue reading

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