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Multimedia Journalist Wanted:

Are you part of the military family community? Have a passion for the written word? Can articulate information correctly in an interesting, informative, and accurate manner? Motivated, self-driven, organized and have the ability to multitask? Canadian Military Family Magazine is looking for a journalist to work in our fast-paced and challenging environment. The successful candidate will be a skilled...
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CAF launches mental health awareness and resiliency training app

To enhance the in-class training of the mental health training and education program, Road to Mental Readiness (R2MR), the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) launched the R2MR mobile app in early October. The app is designed for CAF members and their families to apply the skills attained from the program in relevant, real-life situations. “We wanted to provide...
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The transformation of the poppy and tips to keep it on

For eleven days every November, the Poppy appears on lapels everywhere as a sign of remembrance and respect. According to the Royal Canadian Legion, Poppies were first made in Canada in 1922 by disabled veterans under the sponsorship of the Department of Soldiers Civil Re-establishment. Until 1996, Poppy material was made at the “Vetcraft” sheltered workshops run...
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Royal Canadain Mint unveils coin to commemorate the Battle of Vimy Ridge

To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, the Royal Canadian Mint unveiled a two-dollar commemorative circulation coin that honour the brave Canadians who fought at Vimy Ridge. "100 years ago, the four divisions of the Canadian Corps fought as one for the first time at the Battle of Vimy Ridge and through...
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