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Sun Rise of Optimism

February 14, 2019   ·   0 Comments

By CONSTANCE SCRAFIELD Said the chap, part of a panel discussion on the CBC, “Well, with the popularity of electric cars, the inter combustion engine ...

It’s an ethical thing

By SHERALYN ROMAN Many years ago I was at a coffee retailer in a small town that is known to employ persons with varying abilities. ...

Ontario government will not proceed with Schedule 10 in Bill 66, Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act, 2018

By SYLVIA JONES Bill 66 was introduced in the Ontario Legislature for first reading on December 6th, 2018. Included in the Bill were proposed changes ...

Charm offensive will do little to change steel and aluminum steel tariffs

By DAVID TILSON Prime Minister Trudeau’s disastrous handling of the renegotiation of NAFTA led to massive concessions to the United States (U.S.). On September 30, ...

The power of love scares darkness away

by Mark Pavilons Through song, I once vowed to protect my beloved, and “keep the vampires from your door.”  When the chips are down, I’ll be ...

Ontario downloading from Toronto?

The Ontario Government says it wants to take over the Toronto Transit Commission or at least the subway system. Why?  Because it is profitable, not ...

Confusion over the citizen’s government page headlines

According to Statistics Canada for November 2018, Canadian job numbers were up, unemployment was down, employment increased in six provinces including Ontario, and B.C, is ...

Ontario falls behind on pot sales

EDITORIAL A majority of recreational cannabis consumers won’t purchase their product from Ontario’s government for many years. Statistics Canada reports that since legalization of cannabis, ...

When you wish upon a star

by Constance Scrafield By and large, sooner than later, most of us buy a lottery ticket, one time or another. As they do say, “you ...

It’s a Canadian thing

by Sheralyn Roman This week I thought I would tone it down a bit and perhaps talk about something a little less controversial than retail ...

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