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It’s The Best View In The City :)

Well at least from where I was standing on Saturday at City View Retirement on Meadowlands Drive. I gotta say this place just makes me want to live there especially if they have Margaret, Cathleen and Isabelle on hand. Let’s

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Why I Love City View Retirement Living!!

I first went to City View last year for their Laughter Day and I thought to myself, what a great place to live your life when they take a whole day for just laughter and bringing comedians and comedy into

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End of an era… Wong’s Palace Restaurant Is Closing

The end of an era… Wong’s Palace Restaurant on Carling Avenue is closing. Today is their final day.  In the late 1950’s, Keep Wong and his son Wayner, worked at the Canton Inn Restaurant in downtown Ottawa. In 1960, he

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Michael Bublé Early Retirement Rumours “Completely False”

Michael Bublé’s people were in ‘walk-back’ mode this weekend, after what’s being called a ‘misunderstanding’ between Michael and a journalist. His management team had to issue a statement Sunday afternoon saying that that contrary to many reports, Michael Bublé is

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The 3 Phases Of Retirement: Go-Go, Slow-Go, No-Go

How much money will you need after you retire? Likely less than you might think. That’s from an article in the Financial Times. People tend to spend more immediately after retiring as they check items off their bucket lists. Those

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Robert Redford Confirms He Plans To Retire From Acting

81 year old legendary actor Robert Redford has confirmed he is retiring from the world of acting following his upcoming movie, The Old Man & The Gun. He was recently quoted as saying; “Never say never, but I pretty well concluded

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Health Challenges Prompt An Earlier-Than-Planned Retirement For Kenny Rogers

Kenny Rogers has cancelled the remaining 2018 dates of his farewell tour as he battles “a series of health challenges”. Kenny initially cancelled concerts in North Carolina and Pennsylvania set for May, but now he’s been advised by doctors to

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Paul Simon Announces His Retirement From Touring

Less than a week after Elton John announced his retirement from touring in three years, Paul Simon has decided to throw in the touring towel too. Paul took to social media Monday to say his upcoming tour will be his

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First Neil Now Elton Too

What a week it’s been.  First Neil Diamond announces his retirement earlier this week due to the onset of Parkinson’s disease after 50 years on the road. And just yesterday, after another half century on the road, Elton John has

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Elton John To Play Ottawa On September 28th

Bittersweet news… Elton John has announced plans to retire from touring in 3 years, at the conclusion of his “Farewell Yellow Brick Road Tour”. The tour will start in September and consist of 300 shows in North America, Europe, Asia,

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Redwoods Retirement Residence Strawberry Social

Redwoods Retirement Residence will be having a Strawberry Social Thursday June 22nd and they’re inviting you to drop in,say hi!   Nida and the Jewel Crew will be live on location from 12pm-4pm along with everything that Redwoods has to offer for

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