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Ask Ellie: Don't let old heartbreak get in the way of new love

Ask Ellie: Don't let old heartbreak get in the way of new love

Life’s too short to keep looking backward
Ask Ellie: Wiser not to 'explain' neighbours' late-night visitors to kids

Ask Ellie: Wiser not to 'explain' neighbours' late-night visitors to kids

It could provoke gossip/false rumours among their friends, and spread to their parents and other neighbours
Ask Ellie: Discuss chores with roommate without judgment

Ask Ellie: Discuss chores with roommate without judgment

Be clear this is about fairness, not a judgment on his personality
Ask Ellie: It takes a communal effort to battle bullying in school

Ask Ellie: It takes a communal effort to battle bullying in school

Being left out of a party can be devastating to a child
A challenging year for Sunshine Coast arts

A challenging year for Sunshine Coast arts

You could look at 2020 as an “End of the Road,” as Roberts Creek folk singer Grant Olsen did in using the phrase as the title of his new album in this year of pandemic.
Healing art brightens Sechelt Hospital

Healing art brightens Sechelt Hospital

Remember how the old ambulatory care ward at the Sechelt Hospital used to look? Dark with unadorned walls. Not anymore.
‘Pulling Together’ fills hospital lobby

‘Pulling Together’ fills hospital lobby

When you sit in the tower lobby at the Sechelt Hospital and look up, you might notice an attractive artistic element curving around the ceiling. Better yet, walk up the lobby stairs and admire the Shain Jackson mural that hovers over the stairwell.
Suncoast Concert Band brings energy to performance

Suncoast Concert Band brings energy to performance

The Suncoast Concert Band always enjoys performing. You can see it on their faces. Part of the reason might be the spirited artistic direction from conductor Tak Maeda who believes in having fun.
Local ballet dancer to represent Coast at Provincials

Local ballet dancer to represent Coast at Provincials

Natalie Martin, 11, is a professional training student at Waldorf Ballet in Sechelt. She has just received her Classical Intermediate Solo Award as well as being selected to represent the Sunshine Coast at the 2018 Provincials in Victoria.
She sings by inspirito

She sings by inspirito

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