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12-year-old Winnipegger Maya Shore shines in raising breast cancer awareness and funds

(l-r): Sean, Leah, & Maya Shore
By REBECA KUROPATWA

It was in the late spring that the Shore family received some troubling news – breast cancer. Both parents sat down with Maya (12) to share the news.
“I was really upset,” said Maya. “But, it wasn’t like...it’s obviously a big deal...but, I knew she [Maya’s mom] had love and support. So, I knew she was going to get through it.”

Mariam Bernstein is brilliant as famed sexologist Dr. Ruth Westheimer in WJT’s “Becoming Dr. Ruth”

Mariam Bernstein as Dr. Ruth Westheimer

Reviewed by BERNIE BELLAN (Posted Oct. 27)

I can’t remember exactly the first time I heard of “Dr. Ruth”. It was probably sometime in the 1970s when she began to garner a great deal of attention on some of the most popular television shows of that era, especially Johnny Carson’s “Tonight Show”.