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International, Politics, Society

VE-Day 75th: Pandemic forces move to online commemoration

After a year of bitter fighting through Sicily and up through Italy, Canadians moved to Europe where thousands stormed ashore on D-Day eventually ending the war in Europe 75 years ago today Major public celebrations to note the several landmark »

International, Politics, Society

Canada Post honours 75th anniversary of VE Day

The coronavirus pandemic has cancelled virtually all of the public commemorative celebrations that had been scheduled to mark this year’s major milestone of the end of WWII in Europe. In Canada efforts are being made to remember May 8. Victory »

International, Society

Sorry, Canadian veterans won’t be at D-Day 75 event at Bernieres

(updated May 30th) The 75th anniversary of the Allied landings in Normandy to free Europe from the Nazis will be a huge event, but apparently not quite as huge as the occasion would normally suggest, at least not at the »

Arts & Entertainment

Arts: The legend of Big Joe Mufferaw

This week on our spotlight on Arts culture and lifestyle…a look back at a Canadian legend. Artist Clermont Duval with his paintings in his gallery in Mattawa, Ont (2007) © Doug Mackey- Past Forward Heritage Ltd Many Americans and plenty of »

The Link

The LINK Online (Sat, Dec.07)

The week Lynn, Wojtek, and me, Marc are back with a resume of some of the many interesting stories covered this week The CJF organized a panel discussion of entertainment writers and tv hosts to discuss the topic “Real news »