Have you heard the news story about the Calgary radio station that wants to clip all the songs it plays on air down to three minutes playtime?
It's reported that this is an experiment based on the owners' extensive research, which resulted in them concluding that the listening public doesn't have the attention span to listen to a song that's longer than three minutes.
Cleo Gillard enjoys visiting her sister who lives all the way across town in the other senior’s complex in Springdale.
Gillard, who lives in a cottage as part of the Valley Vista Senior Citizen's Home, says her visits with her sister, who lives in Springdale Retirement Centre, is something she thoroughly enjoys while she still has her sense of independence and good health.
In the final days of her husband’s life, Betty Budgell, 82, would push the big red chair down the hallway of the Valley Vista Senior’s Complex in Springdale. Her husband Sam – a resident there – was strapped in securely to the seat, with a tray in front of him, and an adult diaper on in case he needed to relieve himself at some point during the day.