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Sunday, September 15, 2019

Examing real leadership on Nelson Mandela Day

Anointed a saint by many even in his lifetime, Nelson Mandela took great pains to assert he was as much a flawed human as...

View From Here – July 18, 2019

For some people, there's a downside to missing out on the usual mid-summer browning of the grass.

View from here – July 11, 2019

Municipal officials don't usually need reminding that not all infrastructure is created equal.

Council has little choice but to build new arena in Wellesley

Beset with a host of infrastructure projects in need of funding and perennially strapped for cash, Wellesley officials are undoubtedly not overjoyed by the...

Coastal areas facing issues beyond the recent earthquakes

Long before we got stories of hurricanes, flooding, forest fires and other weather hazards associated with climate change, earthquakes were the natural disaster most...

View from here – July 04, 2019

Vacation travel, demand for air conditioning and politicians on the barbecue circuit all add to the hot air.

Elmira apartment proposals symptomatic of new development woes

Opposition to a pair of four-storey buildings proposed for Elmira – one a condominium on Ernst Street, the other rental apartments on Church Street...

Pipeline decision a no-brainer given our oil addiction

No one is surprised Ottawa is going ahead with plans for the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion project: it’s all about the money, which trumps...