It was 50 years ago today

Yes, hard as it is to imagine, it is a full fifty years since the legendary Woodstock festival spontaneously erupted on Max Yasgur’s farm...

Both sides now

Now that the neighbouring municipalities of North Grenville and Merrickville-Wolford have completed filling positions on their Advisory Committees, they have reached the point where...

The Answer to Everything

From the beginning of human civilisation, we have been trying to come up with the ultimate Answer to Everything: the one statement that would...

Why not?

As some of you may know, I grew up in Toronto. I lived in several houses in the city, starting in what used to...

Always look on the bright side of life

I was thinking that, perhaps, most of you are like me and are becoming quite tired of bad news, controversy, political idiocy in high...

A little bit more

Following on from last week’s Editorial, “A little bit me, a little bit you”, there are some important points to be made, especially in...
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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...

O Canada! Full of Contradictions

We live in a strange land. Canada always seems to be developing into something, but never becoming sure of what that something should be....
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An opinion on objectivity

As a general rule I value objectivity, especially in my work as a journalist. In journalism school I had my opinions beaten out of...
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A serendipitous adventure

Life works in mysterious ways. When I was 21, I was going into my second year of post-secondary education at Carleton University. I was moving...
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