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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Physical divide between rural an urban areas leading to more political...

In her remarks at last week’s inaugural meeting of Woolwich council, Mayor Sandy Shantz touched on the rural/urban divide that exists in...

New council term a good time to take stock of priorities

Newly sworn-in and basking in the holiday season, new councils in Woolwich and Wellesley had reason to celebrate this week. When they meet again...

Ford seems intent on reducing accountability, rewarding friends and supporters

Elected on the strength of not being Kathleen Wynne – a ham sandwich, even without cheese or mustard, would have cleared that bar –...

Another auditor’s report, another litany of concerns

The government is slow, inefficient and wasteful. The findings in the latest report from Auditor General Michael Ferguson apply to Ottawa, but it’s pretty...

Returning to a Gilded age does not bode well for society...

There was a time when we worried about the detriments of online shopping. Today, we’re worried that labour unrest at Canada Post will delay...