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Fred Douglas Lodge resident Dolly Winston celebrates 105th birthday

Dolly WinstonBy MYRON LOVE On Friday, January 29th, Dolly Winston turned 105. To celebrate the occasion, the staff at the Fred Douglas Lodge – where she has been living for the past 16 months – threw her a party which was attended by her family and several dignitaries, including Mayor Brian Bowman and City Councillor Mike Pagtakhan.

Keenan Benarroch part of gold-medal winning Canadian men's basketball team at Maccabi Games in Santiago, Chile

Keenan BenarrochBy HARVEY ROSEN When I last spoke with hoopster Keenan Benarroch - back in early June, he was just approaching his 21st birthday. It was clear to me that he was a determined young man on a mission and I wrote a piece headlined: “This three-point shooting specialist could definitely use a shot in the arm.”

Canadian Friends of the Hebrew University to implement major reorganization here

sharon zalik margaret shuckettBy BERNIE BELLAN
The Canadian Friends of the Hebrew University will be undergoing a major reorganization of its Winnipeg operations in the near future. According to various sources, the office which the CFHU has had in the Corydon Village Mall will be closed as part of a cost-cutting measure.

Manitoba High Schools Athleltic Association Executive Director Morris Glimcher to retire in June

Morris GlimcherBy HARVEY ROSEN Throughout the years, most of us, both young and old alike, have had that unnerving experience of searching for full or part-time employment - all the while unrealistically dreaming of the ideal job that would pay handsomely, offer convenient working hours plus vacation pay and, of course, generous benefits befitting someone of your supposedly unmatchable credentials.