Your positive words really do help neighbours

Hello Neighbours, If it seems like we are helping keep each other’s spirits up, we are.  CBC radio one’s happiness columnist reported on social contagion research, which shows that both worry and a positive outlook can be as contagious as the current virus.  Further, statistics support that happier people tend to have higher numbers of … More Your positive words really do help neighbours

Central Art Walk in the neighbourhood this weekend

It’s the third weekend in October, which means it’s time for the annual Central Art Walk in our midtown neighbourhood! Saturday October 20 10am – 5pm Sunday October 21 12 noon – 5pm 12 locations – just look for the lawn sign 33 local artists, most of whom are our neighbours Click on the map … More Central Art Walk in the neighbourhood this weekend

Congratulations to our social activist neighbour, Michelle Buckner

Our neighbour Michelle Buckner, known by many of us as a force for positive social change in our neighbourhood and city, has been recognized by the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario with an award for social activism for her work to support breastfeeding mothers. The “Breastfeeding Buddies” programme that she founded provides a support network … More Congratulations to our social activist neighbour, Michelle Buckner