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And so it came to “pass” that Bettman’s stones ruled the day

By HARVEY ROSEN

Several thoughts crossed my mind when I learned via email just minutes prior to my departure for the Rady JCC 43rd Annual “Y” Sports Dinner   at the RBC Convention Centre on May 7th that headline speaker NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman would not be attending the function because he had been “sidelined by a kidney stone attack.”

Losing your hair in support of the fight against cancer

Nine-year-old Gray Academy student Ari Kay has been waging a so far, successful battle with childhood leukaemia. On May 1 Ari, along with his sister Sydney, participated in a very special event at the school when two individuals - Morris Henoch and Lindsay Kerr, offered to have their long tresses shorn and donated as part of the fight against cancer.

Bridges for Peace annual fundraising banquet a celebration of Yom Ha’atzmaut

By MYRON LOVE I must admit that it was a bit incongruous to be hearing a devout Christian choir lustily singing well known and popular Hebrew songs such as “Am Israel Chai” and “Oseh Shalom”.  But, the member s of Bridges for Peace are also devout supporters of Israel and the Jewish People in our traditional homeland.