Carry that weight

The statistics which were released by the Ontario Government last week make shocking reading. In a praise-worthy effort to be transparent with the public,...

International Women’s Day means leveraging everyone’s talents for a better future

by Mayor Nancy Peckford For many decades, International Women’s Day was not well recognized. The origins of the day are over a century old, when...

Another brick in the wall

One of our letters this week, from a long-lost regular, raises some questions and concerns about how government in this country is using the...

Fire and rain

These are the strangest days: days when I think the world is balancing on a knife edge. I don’t doubt that historians of the...

You can do better

I’ll admit it. In 2015 I voted for Justin Trudeau. After almost ten years of Conservative reign, I was excited by Trudeau’s “sunny ways”...

Question

I think this week we could have published an issue with nothing but articles, letters and posts about the proposed jail in “Greater Ottawa”....
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A little bit me, a little bit you

In the society in which we live in Canada, as with all Western-style liberal democracies, the health and vitality of our communities depends on...

Another brick in the wall

There is one aspect to the entire Shop Locally campaign these days that has been somewhat neglected. It is really assuring to note that,...
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Dazed and confused

Justin Trudeau may be a genius. Calm down, it’s just a thought. You see, he’s arranged it so that marijuana, grass, weed, whatever you...

It’s only words

Language is a magical thing, made up of words, designed to express ideas, explain thoughts and concepts, and describe the world around us. And...