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A look at #metoo

October 18, 2017

Take a minute to think about the women in your life, whether they be friends, family, or coworkers. The chances are that many of them, or perhaps the vast majority, have been [...]

Time to give

October 10, 2017

As the trees around us change colour and begin to brighten, it seems the world is doing the exact opposite and descending into darkness. In the last 10 days alone, there have [...]

Real talk on money and the budget

October 3, 2017

Several councillors looked shocked when the recent update on their reserve accounts was flashed onto the screen inside the committee room. A violent blue line plummeted to [...]

Snapping out of the summer slumber

September 27, 2017

It’s hard to believe, especially with the blanket of warmth that has been smothering Oshawa in recent days, but the dog days of summer are over, and there are less than 100 [...]

The storm can’t take everything

September 20, 2017

The destruction left behind by Hurricane Irma is nothing short of monstrous. A series of Caribbean islands, including Saint Martin and Tortola were hit especially hard and [...]

Council doing their part

September 6, 2017

The opioid crisis is sweeping across this country, and it’s only recently that the provincial and federal governments have decided to step forward and do something about [...]

Collective effort needed for downtown

August 30, 2017

It’s refreshing to see positive views coming out of Oshawa’s downtown. The newest executive director for the downtown Business Improvement Area (BIA) Garth Johns has some [...]

Port needs to find answers

August 23, 2017

On November 9, 2016, a story was printed in the pages of this very newspaper entitled, “The end of ethanol”. While it detailed the end of the existing threat of an [...]

Holding out hope for the Genosha

August 16, 2017

The Genosha Hotel has sat calm and quiet for months, the crumbling brick and half-finished renovations nothing more than a symbol of the most recent failed attempt to [...]
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