Our quarterly community publication Life Storeys brings you heartfelt human stories and interesting lifestyle features, keeping you in the know of activities in your neighbourhood.
In each issue, we highlight the biggest story in our heartlands in Talk of the Town. Also, you can find out what’s happening in the spaces around you in our Around the Block segment. Indulge in the feel-good stories of not only our HDB volunteers and residents, but also your favourite celebrity-next-door in Our Life Stories. Lastly, kick back and unwind with our lifestyle segment, Livin’ It Up.
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Happy New Year! We hope you kick-started 2020 with an amazing time with your family and friends!
This issue, we continue to focus on community-driven events and initiatives in the heartlands. We joined participants for a series of workshops marking the launch of a new season of the Lively Places Challenge 2020 (previously known as HDB Build-a-thon). Find out what we discovered about ideation processes in Talk of the Town.
There are more landmarks and storied history to Toa Payoh, other than the iconic dragon playground. Check out the shops and eateries that you shouldn’t miss when you are in the area! In addition, follow our journey around Punggol’s Explorer Trail and learn more about this vibrant eco-friendly town in Around the Block.
To help seniors better understand the benefits of the Merdeka Generation Package and promote engagement with their community, a string of roadshows was organised islandwide. Also featured in Our Life Stories is Singaporean artist Lee Kow Fong (Ah Guo), who shared about his leap of faith to pursue his passion for children’s book illustrations.
After all the Chinese New Year feasting, we offer tips on how you can expend the excess calories from the festive goodies in Livin’ It Up.
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We hope you enjoy reading this issue of Life Storeys.