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Well and happy

by Dave Adsett

Hearing news Tuesday morning of a terrorist attack in Manchester, England the previous evening left us with feelings similar to when the morning jets roared through the World Trade Center in 2001.

Our young kids were getting ready for school on Tuesday, much like the twins busied about the house on 9/11.

If we recall, breakfast that September day back then was similar to this Tuesday, as were the repeated calls by dad to finish up and great ready for the day. Glimpses of the newscast in between routine tasks seemed a lot like years ago, where our mind wasn’t quite grasping ...

May 26, 2017

Decision on OMB a game changer

by Patrick Raftis

Municipal councillors have either just been given the due they deserve, or they’ve lost their favorite scapegoat.

No matter how you ...

It’s called a broadsheet

by Dave Adsett

One of the best parts of being president of the Ontario Community Newspaper Association was meeting many of the best ...

Slow down, survive the drive

by Patrick Raftis

I know drivers in our part of the world are absolutely blessed in terms of traffic volume and the attendant ...

What the public needs

by Dave Adsett

This headline for an article jumped off the wall as we reviewed editorial options this week: Family Health Teams, hospitals ...

Biggest week yet - thank you

by Dave Adsett

It hardly seems possible that a speech we gave in Guelph was eight years ago. Time flies.

At the time we ...

Base pay and mission critical

by Dave Adsett

Premier Kathleen Wynne announced this week that the Ontario government will test the idea of a guaranteed annual income.

Four thousand ...

Trump unfiltered

by Patrick Raftis

So it turns out last week’s editorial featuring pithy analysis on a variety of issues proved so popular (or at ...

Surprise, surprise

by Dave Adsett

Despite unpredictable weather there are glimmers of hope emerging in flowerbeds in the form of yellow daffodils and tulips.

Many gardeners ...

Levy makes sense

by Chris Daponte

We hope common sense prevails when Erin council makes a decision next week on a volunteer levy Nestlé Waters has ...

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