Choir director and singer Earle Peach, seated at centre, with members of Highs and Lows Choir. (photo by Kathleen Yang)…choir, Earle Peach, health, Highs and Lows
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Liliana Segal with Green Chair Recycling’s 2017 Canada’s Volunteer Award. Green Chair Recycling, founded by Liliana Segal, was recognized in…Beyond the Pale, David Granirer, Gabor Maté, Green Chair Recycling, Liliana Segal, Lorne Segal, mental health, music
The Vancouver Jewish Community Centre doing a children’s baking program, Jan. 18, 1974. (photo from JWB fonds, JMABC L.11635) If…arts, children, cooking, JCC, Jewish Community Centre
(photo from pixabay.com) Tu b’Shevat, the 15th of the Hebrew month of Shevat, begins at sunset Jan. 30. The Tu…baking, food, Tu b'Shevat
The date palm Methuselah “is a big boy now.” (photo from Arava Institute) When I contacted Dr. Elaine Solowey, a…Arava Institute, archeology, biology, date palm, Hadassah, Methuselah, science
(photo from Ashernet) Earlier this month, customs officials at the Ashdod port discovered a significant amount of military equipment destined…Gaza, IDF, Israel Defence Forces, security
ג’ושוע בויל (צילום: cbc.ca) הקנדי שהוחזק בשבי באפגניסטן ונעצר על ידי משטרת קנדה בחשד לתקיפה מינית כליאה, ואיומים ברצח יופיע…Afghanistan, Amazon, Canadian, captive, Joshua Boyle, Toronto, אמזון, אפגניסטן, ג'ושוע בויל, קנדי, שבוי
Alan Le Fevre, president of the Wallenberg-Sugihara Civil Courage Society, and Acting Mayor Raymond Louie, right, with the City of…Alayne Fleischmann, Civil Courage Award, corruption, economics, finance, law, Ujjal Dosanjh, Wallenberg Day
Prof. Ilana Gershon’s latest book is Down and Out in the New Economy. (photo from Ilana Gershon) An increasing number…economics, employment, Ilana Gershon
Left to right: former National Council of Jewish Women Vancouver section president Shirley Hyman; Gloria Hendin, tribute committee chair; Barbara…health, HIPPY, Marion Poliakoff, NCJW, tikkun olam, volunteering, women
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