Monthly Archives: February 2014

Book Review: A House in the Sky

A House in the Sky By: Amanda Lindhout and Sara Corbett Amanda Lindhout grew up reading National Geographic in the security of her bedroom to escape domestic violence in her home.  The glossy magazine photos launched her into far off lands to escape the violence close at hand. Fifteen years later Amanda was off travelling […]

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Workshop about Family Violence for Local Businesses

The businesses and organizations of northeastern Manitoba are invited to participate in a Workplace Initiative to Support Employees (WISE) on Family Violence workshop. This workshop was developed by the Manitoba government to help employers and co-workers recognize and respond to the signs of family violence in the workplace. Unfortunately, too many Manitoba families are affected […]

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Book Review: Wherever I Wind Up

  Wherever I Wind Up: My quest for truth, authenticity and the perfect knuckleball By: R.A. Dickey with Wayne Coffey R.A. Dickey is a knuckleball pitcher with the Toronto Blue Jays.  R.A. Dickey’s book Wherever I Wind Up is a memoir about life’s obstacles, and the place perseverance and faith play in moving forward.  As […]

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