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Thursday, July 9, 2020

Editorial

Economic crisis shines a light on property taxes

Woolwich council’s discussion this week of support for residents dealing with the coronavirus-related economic hardships underscores a larger problem faced by all...

The time of year where we start to do battle with weeds

Real spring weather, whose arrival remains tentative, has brought with it a new concern about housebound residents itching to remove the shackles...

Reopening the economy likely a no-win situation

As the COVID-19 crisis drags on, governments are in a no-win situation. Facing pressure to reopen their economies, they’ll be damned if...

A good time to take stock of our behaviour during this crisis

Easter weekend is upon us, though it’s certainly not going to feel like that’s the case. Good Friday is...

We’ll have to adhere to COVID-19 measures for a while yet

Any thoughts about measures to stem the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic being short-lived came to a halt this week, as the...

Officials taking more liberties in wake of COVID-19 scare

The national plan on slowing the spread of the novel coronavirus involves all of us keeping our distance. It’s a strategy that works best...

We’ll have to work together to lessen impact of pandemic

Spreading more rapidly than the novel coronavirus, the resultant societal changes mean each day brings new measures, altering our daily routines.

Precautions, not panic in the wake of the coronavirus

University of Toronto research showing 35 to 70 per cent of Canadians could contract the disease notwithstanding, the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) has yet to...

JUST POSTED

Brown, John ‘Jack’

March 23, 1933 - July 7, 2020 Passed away peacefully at Columbia Forest,...

Four-way stop OK’d to improve safety at Wellesley intersection

A four-way stop is planned for the intersection of Queens Bush and Nafziger roads in Wellesley, township...

Brubacher, Paul B.

Peacefully passed away on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 at his home, RR 3, Wallenstein, at the age...

Delve deep into Observer archives.

Looking for a previous edition of The Observer? Our online archives extend back to 2008.

Sikandar Shah

It is with profound sadness that the Shah Family announces the passing...

John Sanders

June 27, 2019 Love Lives OnThose we love remain with usfor love...

McGuire, John

July 2, 2019 In Memory of a...