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Blame, the world’s oldest game

August 21, 2018

By Bill Fox/Columnist So you might be wondering what indeed is the world’s oldest game.  We pretty well play it every day…it is called blame.  I don’t know about [...]

Celebrating McLaughlin Day in Oshawa

August 1, 2018

By Jennifer Weymark/Archivist The first Monday in August is a civic holiday in Ontario.  While not a statutory holiday in the province, many workers have this day off [...]

Brockville has lessons to teach Oshawa

July 24, 2018

By Bill Fox/Columnist My first visit to Brockville was as a result of a funeral for my wife’s 95-year-old Aunt Mona Latham, a long-time nurse in the community.  There are [...]

Can you spot the wisest saying?

July 11, 2018

By Bill Fox/Columnist Never, under any circumstances, take a sleeping pill and a laxative on the same night. Don’t worry about what people think, they don’t do [...]

I want to be a sermon coach

June 20, 2018

By Bill Fox/Columnist I will start by listing my qualifications: -For over 65 years I have attended church services regularly.  That makes my experience longer than the [...]

Things to think about once you retire

May 23, 2018

By Bill Fox/Columnist My wife is joining me in retirement at the end of June. She probably could have written most of this column (she told me to write that). These points I [...]
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