Summit Futures

by Jim Bertram The North Grenville Rural Summit concept and reality has gone through many phases over the last seven years. Originally, in 2012, I envisaged...
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Time’s up on Bell Let’s Talk

Last week, Bell Canada held their 10th annual “Bell Let’s Talk Day”. It’s a day when the telecom giant encourages people, online and through...

Scepticism re Climate Change and expert opinion

by Paul George I have been reading with interest the letters on climate change between Dr. Jo-Anne Bell and non-scientists. Since the non-scientists have expressed...
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Tolerance : A Two-Way Street?

by Jim Bertram Last week’s paper included an article on the front page concerning the rink proposal put forward by the Southgate Church. Numerous points...
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Sustainability – Earth Hub

by Joselyn Morley Very few of us can redirect everything that we use out of the landfills. Our society worships consumerism. Success is shown by owning...
Letters to the editor

An open letter to Premier Doug Ford

Premier Doug Ford, My topic concerns the rights of citizens of Canada, in particular those of the Municipality of North Grenville, and more specifically of...

We do need to change our habits

by Jason Byvelds, Farmer Having read some recent contributions to the NG Times, I'd suggest Colin Creasey and Kelvin Hodges actually read the regulations and...
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A Test of Trust

by Harmen Boersma Is NG a united or divided community? Or is it wishy-washy? One week the NG Times reports about the inclusiveness (oneness, unity)...

Where I stand

by Councillor John Barclay It’s always good to go right to the source to get your information. The following are transcripts of two comments I...
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The Green Party: Guaranteed Basic Income for All: A Rebuttal

by Willem Van Dam The Green Party contends that there is no time like now to correct economic disparities, since Canada and Ontario are wealthy,...