An occasional Newsletter from Preserved Stories.

Stepping Out of the Shadow: Ukraine Known on Its Own Terms – Meighen Forum at Stratford Festival, Sept. 23, 2023

In the 1960s, students from Ahuntsic School visited The Montreal Star and The Gazette; The Montreal Star folded in 1979; other newspapers across North America have folded more recently

Expect The Extraordinary: Signed, Sealed, Delivered! The Music of Motown with Artistic Director Beau Dixon and Host Marcus Nance – SEPTEMBER 18, 2023 at Festival Theatre, Stratford

Ahuntsic School opened as a Protestant School Commission elementary school in 1922; it was built the previous year

America is more open to an authoritarian form of government than Canada – because the American Constitution has never been as awesome as it has been made out to be

What are the prospects for keeping democracy alive in Canada? Another great topic – Aug. 29, 2023 MCHS picnic in Toronto

Former students have shared some great new comments regarding 1950s and 1960s-era Cartierville and Elmgrove Schools in Montreal

Notes on a Writer’s Life: A Memoir (2023) by David Adams Richard is an excellent read

CBC The Current – Link to Monday August 21, 2023 Episode Transcript (John Vaillant interview plus a great podcast)