Human Interest

Benefits of Being an Avid Reader

Posted on Apr 19, 2021 in Human Interest

Open Book

  Are you one of those people who used to read and today's busy world has changed all that? Where have the days gone when you can pick up a book, either fiction or otherwise and just enjoy some me time. Did you used to read your favorite magazine subscription cover to cover or really read the newspaper instead of skimming the articles? If you are h...

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April is Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on Apr 05, 2021 in Human Interest

Cancer Society

April is Cancer awareness month. Unfortunately, we have all been touched in some way by this terrible disease. The Canadian Cancer Society funds research on all types of cancer, offers information on cancer, treatment and risk reduction, and provides amazing support for those suffering with cancer as well as family members and friends. In normal ti...

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Fergie Jenkins Sports Champion was Born and Raised in Chatham-Kent

Posted on Feb 22, 2021 in Human Interest

This is the last week of February and the month our country has set aside to celebrate Black History. As I have said many times in my blogs.” Chatham-Kent is steeped in Black History.” This month I have written 3 blogs on my website about some individuals who have ties to Chatham-Kent and made history in their own differnt paths of life. To that en...

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The True Meaning of Christmas

Posted on Dec 14, 2020 in Human Interest

Christmas Scene

What does Christmas mean to you? Those of us who are a little older can remember a simpler time when we were not so busy shopping and rushing around. It was a time for family and friends to come together and just enjoy each other’s company. This year, unfortunately due to Covid restrictions, it will be a little different. Some areas will not even b...

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Ursuline Sisters Become Part of New Retirement Home in Chatham

Posted on Apr 27, 2020 in Human Interest

20 Merici Way Chatham
Villa Angela, the current home of the Ursuline Sisters is scheduled to formally be opened as St. Angela's Meadow Retirement on May 1/2020. The new owners of the facility, Jarlett Health Services purchased the property in May of 2019. Jarlett owns a long-term care facility in Chatham, Meadow Park Chatham at 110 Sandy St. The Ursuline Sisters will re...

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Chatham-Kent Business' Reach Out to Help 

Posted on Apr 20, 2020 in Human Interest

Chatham-Kent Civic Centre
This is an unprecedented time in our world today and none of us know when it will end. The Covid-19 Pandemic has affected all of us in different ways and my heart goes out to all those who have family and friends who are sick or have lost their jobs or business’ as a result of this virus. I could not write anything today without including a heartfe...

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