Along with husband, internationally known pianist Anton Kuerti, the couple helped established the world acclaimed local musical festival, The Festival of the Sound, in the summer of 1979 at their cottage in Parry Sound.
Oakville resident Dorothy Towey isn’t letting her breast cancer diagnosis stop her from trying to put a cap on the deadly disease. The 55-year-old woman has been knitting flower hats, selling them and donating all the proceeds to the Canadian Cancer Society.
In New Zealand a young girl recently went to court to legally change the name she was given at birth and has hated since she was able to talk. In her judicial endeavour, nine-year-old Talula Does The Hula From Hawaii was successful - click headline
“Things are going wonderfully. The community response has been amazing. We presently have 240 wedding gowns and approximately 75 mother-of-the-bride/ groom, bridesmaid and flower-girl dresses. We have about two-dozen designer dresses, some handmade ones and also some brand new dresses that were donated by a bridal store.”
When you use an effective ‘gifting strategy’ you will not only support your charity, you will also reduce your tax load
Charlie Tilt and Margaret Schnurr will add the ribbons to piles that have been brought home from the Royal Winter Fair each year, for the last 92 years.