'LIVING SAINTS OF JEWISH TRADITION'
There was joy and sorrow at the annual luncheon for Holocaust survivors in Winnipeg.
The clinking of spoons against soup bowls and soft but cheerful chatter filled the small auditorium Thursday ...
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Winnipeg (/ˈwɪnɪpɛɡ/) is the capital and largest city of the province of Manitoba in Canada. It is located near the longitudinal centre of North America and is 110 kilometres (68 mi) from the U.S. border. It is also the place of the confluence of the Red and Assiniboine Rivers.
The city is named after the nearby Lake Winnipeg; the name comes from the Western Cree words for muddy water. The region was a trading centre for aboriginal peoples long before the arrival of Europeans. French traders built the first fort on the site in 1738. A settlement was later founded by the Selkirk settlers of the Red River Colony in 1812, the nucleus of which was incorporated as the City of Winnipeg in 1873. As of 2011, Winnipeg is the seventh most populated municipality in Canada. Being located very far inland, the local climate is extremely seasonal even by Canadian standards with average...
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