Support your Teachers says reader

To the Editor: Support your teachers! Educators in Ontario are understandably upset. Premier Ford is on a fund-cutting mission and he has targeted teachers. His approach...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “A Father’s Soul”

A Senior Moment                                            ...

The complex meaning behind the Crest

The United Church Crest was recently used in the article we published, 'United Church holds Inaugural Meeting for Change' .  We thought it would...

MPP clarifies changes to library funding

To the Editor: I am writing today to clarify recent changes made by our government to library funding.   It is important to note that the Ministry...

New Perspectives: A Sr. Moment – “Mothers – here and there

Mothers have been much in the news this past week, a fitting build-up to today, when we pause to honour those other less-famous moms,...

New Perspectives: A Sr. Moment – “Mothers – here and there”

Mothers have been much in the news this past week, a fitting build-up to today, when we pause to honour those other less-famous moms,...

A Senior Moment: “Surfin’ the Obits”

Have you heard the tale about a cranky old man who began each day by scanning the obituaries in his morning newspaper before he...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “Stringing Words Together”

Earlier this week, I was given the honour of critiquing a fellow writer’s work. In itself, this was not a new experience; over the...

Be tolerant of those who express their ideas says reader

To the Editor:   The silent majority is a strange concept, as if there is a large group of us tied up and gagged. Of course,...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “Goin’ to the Dogs”

Now that sufficient homage has been paid to Valentine’s Day, it is time to celebrate another steadfast bond, that deep relationship between man and...