Voices

Focus on Fitness: Will exercise reduce risks of colds, flu or coronavirus?

By Gloria Schwartz

Are you concerned about catching a cold, flu or the novel coronavirus? According to the World Health Organization (WHO), coronaviruses “are a large family of viruses that cause illnesses ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases” such as serious respiratory…

From the Editor: The Bulletin website and other updates

Bulletin website, Israeli election, IHRA defintion of antisemitism.

Federation Report: A legacy is forever – create yours today

By Lawrence Weinstein, Chair, Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation

With the official launch of the Life & Legacy program this month, our community is entering a new era of philanthropy. The Ottawa Jewish Community Foundation is proud to host this program uniting 14 key community organization…

From the Pulpit: It may be Purim, but take off your mask!

As we celebrate with spirit the festival of Purim, let us nurture our Jewish essence and take note of the concern that we must give to affirming our Jewish identities with pride.

Ideas and Impressions: Environment is finally a top-tier issue

Who could have known in 1985 that it would take 35 years to get the environment on the agenda as a top-tier, serious, burning matter?