Opinion

Letters: week of Sept. 20

  Thanks, to all who responded to Kathleen Avenue house fire Sir: With sincere thanks, Barbara Brennan and her family wish to extend their gratitude to the neighbours, friends, Paterson Memorial Church, local businesses and agencies for their heartwarming response to the traumatic and tragic house fire on Kathleen Avenue on Tuesday, July 28. Apart… Read more »

Letters: week of Sept. 13

Bradley understands city’s needs and how to build on them   Sir: Anne Marie Gillis for Mayor? I certainly hope not. She and her cohorts (including CAO Margaret Misek-Evans) have done most everything to exclude citizens from asking questions, or having any say on important issues. We were allowed a voice on lesser matters (dog park… Read more »

Letters: week of Sept. 6

Missing information about eVoting Sir: On Aug. 15 I attended a candidate information session, presented by Intelivote from Nova Scotia. I learned voters will NOT be able to vote unless they have one of the following: * PC users will need Windows operating system 7 and up (which supports browsers (i.e. 11, Firefox 51 and… Read more »

GUEST COLUMN: Thea’s weekend of tending and befriending

Lauren Bus Earlier this summer, a women’s wellness retreat was held at a beach house in Camlachie. The ‘Women’s Worth Wellness Retreat for Worthy Women’ was born from conversation between elementary teacher Sheila Ward and a handful of local wellness practitioners, after they observed that many who could benefit from wellness services often experience barriers… Read more »