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Kitchissippi author Barbara Fradkin releases her latest crime thriller (Web bonus: read an excerpt from the first chapter)

By Judith van Berkom –  Barbara Fradkin’s Amanda Doucette series of mystery thrillers feature a character she describes as “an adventurous, passionate, thirty-something international aid worker who has returned to her home in Canada to recover her health and to chart a new path after a traumatic ordeal in […]

Counting down to move-in day

By Andrea Tomkins – A summer of construction at the corner of Princeton and Melbourne Avenue is finally winding down and Cornerstone Housing for Women in Westboro is almost ready to open its doors to new residents. The former Institut Jeanne D’arc has been transformed. To commemorate the […]

Kitchissippi heads to the polls

By Alyson Queen –  The countdown (and voting) is on for the upcoming municipal election on October 22. There are two candidates vying to be councillor for Kitchissippi Ward – and both have experience running for the position. Incumbent Jeff Leiper, 48, is the incumbent hoping to be […]

HOK #87: Ermindo Demeis

Meet Ermindo Demeis. “I was born in Italy, almost 90 years ago. I moved to Canada in 1955. We came here to try and find a better way to live. My wife came first to Canada. I have seven children, 19 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. I have been […]

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