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Oshawa now testing positive for virus

March 24, 2020

(Cartoon by Lance Goosen) And so it begins. Oshawa has now seen its first COVID-19 death and its first few cases trickle into the city. As we move through the next few weeks [...]

Time for Canadians to come together

March 19, 2020

(Cartoon by George Longley) When municipalities in Durham began shutting down community centres and recreation programs, Oshawa was the last to do so. However, with community [...]

Take a breath, wash your hands

March 10, 2020

(Cartoon by Lance Goosen) There’s been a single word striking fear in the minds of many Canadians these days: coronavirus. The coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, has been [...]

A truly worthy investment

March 3, 2020

(Cartoon by George Longley) When it comes to the many services provided by Ontario municipalities, libraries are often one of the resources which are unfortunately taken for [...]

The pot of gold for Oshawa

February 25, 2020

(Cartoon by Lance Goosen) In the world of municipal politics, there is always a time for talk, and a time for action. The idea of installing rainbow crosswalks in the City of [...]

Hopefully worth the long wait

February 19, 2020

(Cartoon by George Longley) Walking into a government press conference without even an inkling of what will be announced is somewhat of a rarity. But last week when Durham [...]

No short-term solution in sight

February 11, 2020

(Cartoon by Lance Goosen) For travellers across the world, short-term rental companies such as AirBnb have been a godsend. Instead of paying high prices for a hotel room, [...]

Will action match the words?

February 4, 2020

(Cartoon by George Longley) In last week’s editorial, the current political buzzword of “hallway healthcare” was analyzed ad nausea. Over the past decade, another [...]

Hallway healthcare needs to go

January 28, 2020

(Cartoon by Lance Goosen) Over the past few years, the term “hallway healthcare” has become synonymous with Ontario’s struggling healthcare system. What began as a buzz [...]

Strikes come with a cost for all

January 21, 2020

(Cartoon by George Longley) It is indeed interesting times in Ontario’s education system. For the first time in more than two decades, every teachers’ union in [...]
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