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Tired of trolls

by Chris Daponte

On Nov. 6, a retired Guelph airman suffering from post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) decided to put his personal problems aside for a noble cause.

Though he struggles daily with depression and anxiety, often to the point he can’t leave the house, he took the big step of donning his military uniform - and a brave face - to participate in the remembrance ceremony at the county museum in Aboyne.

He took great pride in being able to contribute to the annual ceremony, reading aloud the names of the war dead from the Palmerston area.

He should have been commended for overcoming his ...

November 17, 2017

Forward thinking

by Patrick Raftis

Wellington County and its local municipalities seem to be well ahead of the curve in recent efforts to paint the ...

They answered the call

by Dave Adsett

Canadians have ample opportunity to remember and little excuse to forget.

As we approach Nov. 11, many smaller centres and schools ...

Forward thinking

by Patrick Raftis

Wellington County and its local municipalities seem to be well ahead of the curve in recent efforts to paint the ...

Debate should be kept civil

by Dave Adsett

By July 30 2018, municipal elections will be in full swing across Ontario, after nominations are certified. Speculation has it, ...

Lessons of history

by Patrick Raftis

By the time most readers receive this issue of the Wellington Advertiser, Remembrance Day 2017 will be little more than ...

Hey man, thanks

by Chris Daponte

Last Wednesday morning, just as Advertiser staff was putting the finishing touches on our Oct. 20 edition, a fellow employee ...

Drugs in my pocket

by Dave Adsett

Drugs in My Pocket (and I don’t know what to do with them) was a song by the Monks, a ...

Nominate a Junior Citizen

by Patrick Raftis

It’s time to start thinking about recognizing local youths for the work they do in their community.

Each fall, the Ontario ...

Giving thanks

by Dave Adsett

This Thanksgiving was a little different than those of the past.

Some time was spent at Erin Fall Fair, as is ...

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Chris Daponte: Tired of trolls

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