Physically activity is for the dogs

When it comes to my dogs, I don’t like to use the ‘F’ word in describing them – everyone else does, but I don’t....

Dangers in our small community

The recent incident of two men being confronted while checking their premises during the night after spotting intruders brings the reality to our small...

Think before you complete that purchase

Attention shoppers: Your online habits are killing your community. For anyone wondering why a lot of small town businesses are closing their doors and why...

Who should promote our town?

I have heard from some people that the newspaper should be the one promoting our community and to this I totally agree. Except that...

Financing the marijuana market

The two old sayings, “It’s not what you know but who you know” and “Money talks,” sure come to mind when I read the...

The day I dined with baseball legends

For anyone who was born before 1980, prepare to get very jealous of me. And if you were born after 1980, there’s a good...

Let’s all get cheeky on vacation

When it comes to social media, there are so many sites and pages that people like to follow. Of course there are the web and...

Cuts for taxpayers and cuts from budget

The announcement of the 2017 tax rates was a big surprise to the few people that attended the public meeting with the Town Council...

The great escape – Alcatraz style

It was like a scene right out of the movie “Escape from Alcatraz.” Last Sunday began like any other typical day at home. After waking...

Tuesday is the new Friday at my house

For most people, a Tuesday night is simply a day after Monday. Like Thursday, it’s almost a useless day on the calendar. Monday is...

Fire Prevention Week 2019

Provincial News

Advance polls open for federal election

With less than two weeks to go until the Oct. 21 federal election, advance polls are now open for anyone wanting to...