The ICE idea

The ICE idea

The ICE Idea A recent article from the Toronto Star, “the ICE idea”, is catching on and it is a very simple, yet important method of contact for you or a loved one in case of an emergency. As cell phones are carried by the majority of the population, all you need to do is program the number of a contact person or persons and store the name as “ICE”. The idea was thought up by a paramedic who found that when they went to the scenes of accidents, there were always mobile phones with patients, but they didn’t know…

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A Canadian Multicultural Day at Canada Place

A Canadian Multicultural Day at Canada Place

By Sean Wei Mah   The June 27, Multicultural Day festivities began with a prayer by Aboriginal Elder Eva Baretti who lit the braid of sweetgrass and invited all to join with her in prayer. Eva explained “With all that goes on around us, and all that we see, I hope we all can come to reality of what we are all about.” Eva’s message was followed by the Praying Mantis Kung Fu Society’s exciting Lion Dance; a dance to bring courage, integrity, strength and good luck to all. Weaving in through the crowds, this lion displayed the grace and…

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