Mon Canada – Birthday Wish

by Jim Bertram Today, I am writing a birthday wish. To my country. To my fellow citizens. It is a wish for well-being, success, and...

Here Comes Winter…but Gardening Talk continues

submitted by Marie Traynor RD, MSc, Registered Dietitian and Public Health Nutritionist Leeds Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit Garden cleanup may be underway and much...
Presenteeism: another form of Distracted Driving

Crosswalk Safety

by David Herman I have written about my concerns with crosswalk safety and generally about how we need to make our community safe for pedestrians...
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A Christian, or a hambuger?

Yes, that is an odd question: a Christian, or a hamburger? Actually, it comes from a comment by the late Keith Green, a Christian...
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Wrong is wrong is wrong

Let’s get this straight: if you believe the Bible and are genuinely a believing Christian, then you cannot support, vote for, or in any...
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Why visit Dementia patients after the memory is gone

by David Herman This is the fourth in my series of articles on Dementia to go along with my observance of World Alzheimer’s (Dementia) Month....
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Steady as she goes and the impact of MPAC

by Jim Bertram About a week ago, Council announced tax rates following the recently completed budget process for 2019. At that time, the following tax...
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Just when you thought it was safe..

It has been so nice to get reassurances from various provincial government officials that the proposed prison in Kemptville will be completely safe and...

We’re running an ecological deficit on August 1

by Dr. William J. Langenberg Wednesday, August 1, is the Earth Overshoot Day, which means that humanity’s demand for ecological resources and services in a given...

Canadian Farmers and Climate Change

by Jason Byvelds, Proud Canadian Farmer You shouldn't be disappointed, Colin Creasey, that the letter to the editor you submitted on December 4 didn't resonate...