Tag: Senior profile

A journey from Russia to Kitchissippi

By Judith van Berkom –  Remember the Cummings’ toll bridge connecting Ottawa and Vanier, the streetcar from Britannia to downtown Ottawa, or five-cent milkshakes at Freimans on Rideau Street? Westboro’s Sylvia Bodovsky Kershman brings these and other memories of pre-and post-war Ottawa to life in her book, Life […]

Meet the man behind that famous voice

By Judith van Berkom – Many people in the area – especially those of a certain age – might already be familiar with Bill Luxton. He’s been entertaining audiences nearly his entire life, and at 89 years-of-age he’s still involved in many aspects of the Ottawa arts and […]