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Wards are not walls

June 21, 2017

By their very nature, wards are dividing lines. Their purpose is to disect and delineate different portions of the city in order to ease the roles of both electors and [...]

Looking past the numbers

June 13, 2017

It definitely puts an uneasy feeling in your stomach. For the first time in eight years, crime has increased, the criminal violations reaching their highest point in Durham [...]

Activism at its best

June 7, 2017

Stop the Sprawl, we here at The Oshawa Express salute you. Plain and simple, the efforts to protect the city’s waterfront are a much needed dose of activism in the city. [...]

A small change with life-saving impact

May 31, 2017

First responders deal with people in the midst of some of their worst moments. Recently, it seems those moments more often involve opioids. For that reason, opioid is slowly [...]

Keeping residents in the dark

May 24, 2017

The City of Oshawa is once again making it difficult for residents to know the full picture of a multi-million dollar project. The LED street lighting conversion project, [...]

Honouring the best in Durham and afar

May 17, 2017

More often than not, this page is used to slam some duncical move or call out for something better, whether it be from an individual, a government or a group. However, [...]

Put away the rubber stamp

May 10, 2017

A recent audit of the city’s fleet inventory and purchasing functions has discovered that a lack of communication, poor infrastructure and shoddy record keeping could be to [...]

Balancing the books

May 3, 2017

Another year, another spending plan. The provincial Liberals have released their plans on how they’re going to spend our tax money over the next year. The biggest headline, [...]

Pills or bills?

April 26, 2017

Just about everyone has faced a form of sticker shock at the pharmacy counter. You’ve been prescribed a medication to treat whatever it is that ails you. But then you see [...]

Keeping an eye on the police

April 18, 2017

Monday mornings are one of the most dreaded times of the week by many. After a relaxing weekend, it marks the time when you have to put on your work clothes and head back out [...]
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