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50+ ACTIVE LIVING: 'Stay Safe, Active and Connected' for Seniors' Month
It’s June, traditionally Seniors’ Month, and for the second year in a row we cannot congregate in any significant manner to celebrate. Nevertheless, we have all learned to make adjustments, and there are any number of virtual ways to mark the awesomeness of our senior status!
For over 60 years June has been Stroke Awareness Month
Stroke Awareness Month was created by the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada, and for over 60 years they have dedicated June to educating Canadians about the importance of fighting heart disease and stroke – thus helping to save lives and improve the quality of life for many.
HPE Public Health should be commended for efficient vaccine rollout
The Hastings Prince Edward Public Health vaccination clinic at the Quinte Wellness Centre using the Family Dental Centre arena ran smoothly the day I was there. Recipients of the vaccine were screened outside the arena back doors before being permitted to enter. Once inside the arena, a recipient was directed to one of six check-in points. A health card was required and they then ask recipients their name and date of birth. The day I was there five columns of two sets of chairs were set up. One for the recipient, one for anyone else helping them. The column had about 15 sets of chairs set up in a row. There were plenty of people around to direct people where to go and questions were answered politely and efficiently.
Oakland Greens Golf and Country Club
Golf is a popular recreational sport and pastime enjoyed by many throughout the world. Residents of the village of Norwood and surrounding area have had the privilege of pursuing their passion for the game at a local golf and country club for over half a century.
Cornwall's important electoral-reform question won't be settled in time
Given the opportunity after Cornwall city council’s Monday discussion over the latest report on potentially changing its size and composition, I’ll be bold and predict these questions won’t be settled in time for the 2022 election.