The sun was shining bright, the temperature wasn’t too cold, and it was a great day for a late winter drive.   The topic at Tim Horton’s was often about the amount of snow on the Cape Breton Highlands and how...
In video gaming, as in real life, there are a few rules of etiquette those of us with a certain amount of sophistication (age) tend to follow.  Don’t modify your controller so as to give you an advantage. Don’t quit...
We need to talk about parking.   I will confess: I used to be a “curb parker.” An “I’m only going in for one second, so I’ll pull up and just run in and out right quick” parker. I may even...
I’m writing this column three days after an event that I had been fortunate enough to postpone for most of my life, but hoped I would be able to put off for just a few more years.  Cathy and I...
This is in response to the editorial dated April 13 entitled “Catholic Church abandoning its flock.” I feel that the author should have checked basic facts before speculating and pontificating about what is in the minds of other people...
In a Letter to the Editor from Joseph Samson of West Arichat in this edition of  The Reporter,  the letter writer called into question some of the points raised in an April 12 editorial entitled “Catholic Church abandoning its...
It was disturbing to hear there are still communication problems that arise when the Canso Causeway is closed. Recently at Inverness Municipal Council, councillor John Dowling talked about a fatal collision at around 2:49 p.m. on April 1 between a...
The St. Charles Lwanga Secondary School situated in Ruai - on the outskirts of Nairobi, Kenya - has a strong connection with Inverness County Cares. This bond and concern for the 280 children at the school has drawn Inverness County...
By the year Canada became a nation, 150 years ago, Dugald Buchanan McNab had been serving the people of Cape Breton in various capacities for over 45 years, chiefly as a land surveyor. He was a native of Scotland, and...
By my count, as this column is printed, we will be 91 days into the Trump presidency. Considering the number of newsworthy stories that have come out of the White House since the inauguration, doesn’t it seem like a...
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