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Reporter Tom Gould was a trailblazer of Canadian journalism

By on July 28, 2016 in Articles with 0 Comments
Reporter Tom Gould was a trailblazer of Canadian journalism

Tom Gould, who died of cancer last week at the age of 84, was one of Canada’s first generation of star television reporters and went on to become an influential broadcast executive, building CTV’s news operation into a top-rated broadcaster. As the CBC’s United Nations correspondent, he covered the United States in the era of […]

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Jane Jewett: Store keeper was the ‘maestro’ behind the counter

By on July 19, 2016 in Articles with 2 Comments
Jane Jewett: Store keeper was the ‘maestro’ behind the counter

The sliver of land along the border between Quebec and Vermont has seen many changes over the centuries since the Jewett family fled north from the new American republic in the 1790s. Generations of Jewetts farmed in the Eastern Townships before George Jewett branched out and began running a general store in the mid-1940s. His […]

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Sam Moses: Canadian actor had a familiar face on stage and screen

By on July 16, 2016 in Articles with 0 Comments
Sam Moses: Canadian actor had a familiar face on stage and screen

Sam Moses had one of those faces you know you’ve seen somewhere before. The Canadian performer, who has died at the age of 72, was seen everywhere in a career that stretched more than 50 years. He played Tevye in Fiddler on the Roof, Judas in Godspell, a hot-dog vendor in Ghostbusters, and the hapless […]

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