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A safe and spooky Halloween

October 27, 2020

The spookiest day of the year is almost upon us – with some caveats. While Durham Medical Chair of Health Dr. Robert Kyle has told The Oshawa Express he believes it is safe [...]

An unwelcome increase

October 21, 2020

(Cartoon by George Longley) During the COVID-19 pandemic many residents across Ontario have lost jobs and sources of income. These residents have been left looking for ways [...]

A better solution is needed

October 13, 2020

(Cartoon by Lance Goosen) The province has told the Ontario Hockey League that all physical contact, including body checking, must be banned for the upcoming season. The [...]

Residents need help, not taxes

October 6, 2020

(Cartoon by George Longley) Durham Regional Council has let its residents down this budget season. By approving a two per cent property tax guideline, the region is saying [...]

Smoke alarms save lives

September 29, 2020

(Cartoon by Lance Goosen) Two recent fires put out by Oshawa Fire Services have Fire Chief Derrick Clark concerned. That’s because there were no working fire alarms. The [...]

Finding a rainy day

September 23, 2020

(Cartoon by George Longley) Budget season is upon us and with that means tax increases – at least under normal circumstances. The Region of Durham recently released its [...]

Planning for the next election

September 15, 2020

(Cartoon by Lance Goosen) As government grapples with the effects of COVID-19, local councillors are looking ahead to the next municipal election. And while the election is [...]

A unique school year begins

September 8, 2020

(Cartoon by George Longley) It’s that time of year as students and teachers head back to school with new backpacks, clothes and more – but this time there’s a catch. [...]

Bad time to increase rates

September 2, 2020

(Cartoon by Lance Goosen) Oshawa PUC Networks Inc. (OPUC) is applying to the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) to increase electricity distribution rates despite the COVID-19 [...]

Way to go, Erin!

August 25, 2020

(Cartoon by George Longley) Our congratulations go out to local MP Erin O’Toole, who has now won the Conservative Party leadership, defeating fellow candidate and [...]
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