Category: Features

Peter Mansbridge: Looking beyond The National

By Graeme McNaughton/Active Senior’s Digest For the first time in nearly three decades, Peter Mansbridge is no longer the host of CBC’s flagship news program The National – and he is excited for what’s...

Visit Peterborough & the Kawarthas

Fall is one of the most picturesque times of the year in Ontario, especially in famed Kawarthas cottage country. Pair that with the fact that temperatures are cooler, and the roads are less travelled...

Senior releases debut novel

By Graeme McNaughton/Active Senior’s Digest Buck Woods, a homicide detective with the NYPD, needed a break from the big city, and made the choice to go back to his roots, heading to Orono, Maine...

From friendship to family: A life of volunteering

By Joel Wittnebel/Active Senior’s Digest From small talk, to card games to care giving, as an Alzheimer’s companion Terry Rutledge is a swiss army knife of kindness and compassion. A lifelong volunteer, his dedication...

Teaching younger generations the right way

By Graeme McNaughton/Active Senior’s Digest Jennifer Dance has seen and experienced her fair share of injustices in her life. But it is because of those adversities – and the hope that the future can...