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Having a two-way conversation

October 8, 2019

(Cartoon by George Longley) Featuring a labyrinth of one-way streets, getting around downtown Oshawa can sometimes be, at best, a nuisance for those familiar with the road [...]

A man truly worth honouring

October 1, 2019

It is a name that has become synonymous with the City of Oshawa, and continues to be to this day. And if things go as planned, it is a name that will forever be immortalized [...]

BIA request must be thought out

September 24, 2019

(Cartoon by George Longley) When it comes to a good idea or bad idea, the devil is always in the details. The Oshawa BIA has asked the city to consider moving Canada Day [...]

Oshawa – the right choice

September 17, 2019

In this day and age, a new hospital is an invaluable resource. Lakeridge Health is in the midst of developing its 2020-2024 Master Plan, which includes a vision of building a [...]

Take the politics off the table

September 10, 2019

(Cartoon by George Longley) The 2010s have been a particularly rough patch for the relationship between the provincial government and employees of the education sector. Back [...]

It’s never too late

September 3, 2019

Statistics from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health reveal approximately 1,000 students between Grades 7 and 12 in Durham attempted suicide in 2017. That amounts to [...]

Solid planning is a must

August 27, 2019

(Cartoon by George Longley) If one thing is for sure about the current provincial government led by Premier Doug Ford, it is that nothing is for sure. After relenting on [...]

Blue Box program needs refresh

August 20, 2019

(Cartoon by Lance Goosen) If you were to stop the average person on the street and ask them what goes in their blue box, there is a good chance they won’t be able to [...]

What truly is in a number?

August 13, 2019

(Cartoon by George Longley) MacLean’s Magazine recently released an article that ranked 415 Canadian communities from first to last. The list was comprised using a number [...]

What’s good for everyone

August 6, 2019

(Cartoon by Lance Goosen) Just like any aspect in life, there are good landlords and there are bad landlords. Many individuals or corporations that own buildings in the City [...]
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