Not there yet

by Howaida Sorour-Roberts In response to the incident at St. Mike’s regarding the racist prom proposal, the one thing that strikes me with all the...

We can do better

Friday was a sad day for North Grenville. Early in the day, a photo was circulated online showcasing a poster that a female student...

It’s all too much

Here’s an interesting question: can you have too much democracy? Looking at different countries around the world, and all the variations on democratic structures...

Those were the days

Something rather significant happened at a recent Committee of the Whole meeting of the NG Council. A recommendation was made that “a new fifteen...

We can work it out

Well, just two weeks into the new decade, and things are becoming really interesting. We could have had a major war in the Gulf,...

Another year over….

Happy New year to all! And just one week into 2020, I want to make a definite resolution: no variation of “2020 vision”, or...

Free to have fun

A couple of weekends ago, I volunteered at the Old Town Kemptville BIA Christmas event. I clocked in at 10:00 am at the Library,...

And so this is Christmas…

It’s getting close now, almost on top of us. Christmas, I mean, what else? There will only be one more issue of the Times...

Close to the edge

How about this for political discourse: “Our...opponents are driven by hatred, prejudice and rage. They want to destroy you and they want to destroy...

My little town

A community is only as strong as its people. With the right men and women, a cold and faceless subdivision of ticky-tacky houses can...
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