The many benefits of outdoor education in nature

Dear Editor, A recent letter to the editor published in the Toronto Star highlighted the importance of outdoor education and signalled some alarm bells about...

School Crossing Guards Recognized

The Bruce Peninsula Safe Communities’ committee acknowledged the contribution school crossing guards in keeping our children safe. No matter what the weather, crossing guards...

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...

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...

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,...

Carbon monoxide alarm vital for safety

Letter to the Editor: We had a scare yesterday with a cracked heat exchanger on our Carrier Furnace that is 15 years old.  We were actually out...

Women’s Marches planned for January 19, 2019

To the Editor: WOMEN’S MARCH, JANUARY 19, 2019 “Two years ago, on the first full day of Donald Trump’s presidency, women, men and gender non-conforming people,...

Letters: Canada as a nation is a Grand Compromise.

Dear Editor: This age of very aggressive Conservatism and Neo-Liberalism (capitalization on purpose), venturing into the undemocratic, provokes a contradiction, maybe even a surprise for...

USMCA – the diminishing of Canada’s sovereignty

Dear Editor, Time and time again, Canada bears the brunt of many jokes claiming that our great nation is, inessence, the 51st state of the...

A Heartfelt ‘Thanks’ to the United Way of Bruce Grey

To the Editor: As the new school year gets underway, Bluewater District School Board would like to express our thanks and deepest appreciation to the...