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Where is the fiscal common sense?

November 13, 2018

Dear Editor, Some days it almost seems like I am living in an old episode of the sci-fi  series “The Twilight Zone.” I say that because of many of the hard to [...]

City councillor, former mayor responds

November 13, 2018

I would not define dysfunctional leadership as an administration that gets things done, and makes reality out of election promises. Is reckless spending defined by building [...]

Looking at the bigger picture

November 6, 2018

Dear Editor, Re “Switching gears on waste bins” (News, Oct. 3): Replacing the existing waste bins at city recreation facilities sounds like a good idea. But, it [...]

Time to act on climate change

November 6, 2018

Dear Editor, The world’s leading climate scientists have warned there is only 12 years left in which to hold to a maximum global temperature increase of 1.5 Celsius and [...]

Reader wants Greenley case solved

November 6, 2018

Dear Editor, I was surprised (as perhaps anyone in Durham Region) to become privy to our biggest cold case in this geographic area having read a few newspaper articles, [...]

Municipalities should ban pot stores

November 6, 2018

Dear Editor, I would hope that the citizens of Whitby and Oshawa will take note of three municipalities in Canada that will not allow the sale of cannabis, Richmond in [...]

Don’t look to science for answers

November 6, 2018

Dear Editor, The forthcoming mission won’t find life on Mars or anywhere in the solar system; no bacteria, no single cell. Modern micro-biology shows, due to its [...]

Praying for a cure to cancer

November 6, 2018

Dear Editor, For the last month I have been watching the Ellen show and Ulta has been donating money every single day for the last month to fight and research breast cancer. [...]

Waiting on real leadership for Canada

November 6, 2018

Dear Editor, As I today watched President Trump being interviewed prior to  boarding a helicopter, I was amazed at the difference in the leadership between our two [...]
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