Tuesday, October 17, 2017


International Women’s Day felt a little different this year.For one thing, there seemed to be an air of hopelessness to it. Women have made incredible strides over the past year, on the local, national and international scale, and yet...
“Welcome to ‘Flap Your Gums,’ the segment of our show that celebrates the opinions of ordinary folks like you and me. Well, not exactly like me, because I’m sure the rest of you aren’t outfitted by the best men’s...
In the name of the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit, Amen.Lord Almighty, I thank You for always being present to hear my prayers and problems, whether they may be the heaviest burdens or merely the day-to-day issues...
I wasn’t prepared for the concept that there might be anybody that wouldn’t want to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday.I have been looking forward to this anniversary year since my childhood. Having entered the world just over five years after...
“Good evening everybody! Welcome to our first – and probably last – annual Province House Christmas Pageant. I’m your host, Karen Casey.”“Boo!”“Resign!”“Yes, yes, it’s simply grand to see all of you here, too. As your Minister of Education, I...
By the time you read this, the 2017 Celtic Colours International Festival will be in the books, and I will have - hopefully - recovered from one of my busiest-ever experiences with this 10-night extravaganza.A lot has changed since...
Moments before George Canyon took the stage on the third Friday evening in November, I took my seat at the far left of the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre’s Bear Head Conference Room, just outside the kitchen area.I came perilously...
This week, if you can bear with me, I’m talking about some of the notebooks I have on my desk here at the newspaper office.Even in the digital age, having a fresh supply of paper to scrawl down details...
This time of year is usually about arrivals, not departures.Little ones eagerly wait for Santa Claus to slide down the chimney or show up at the mall. Christians celebrate the arrival of God’s son in their world, while also...
I’ve followed the NHL for nearly three decades, but it’s pretty safe to say that I have never seen anything like the P.K. Subban phenomenon, on and off the ice.And that’s a statement that I could have made before,...
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