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Private sector a much better option

January 3, 2019

Dear Editor, If the Canada Postal Service Union is hoping for the public to support them in their quest for more wages and benefits they are going about it in an odd fashion. [...]

Leave trees to serve their natural role

January 3, 2019

Dear Editor, About a week before Christmas, we observed a story on TV of waning Christmas tree sales the last couple of years (regarding real tree sales). All I can say is [...]

Reader muses on GM, recycling

January 3, 2019

Dear Editor, The most important and crucial aspect of the recycling debate in Durham Region is the re-use of the GM Plant and excellent facilities therein, be it Tesla, [...]

Questions on airport feasibility

January 3, 2019

Dear Editor, Durham Region’s web (discoveringdurham/airports), posted their white paper regarding Pickering Airport. These studies reference “capacity” 225 times in a [...]

GM Era is over in City of Oshawa

January 3, 2019

Dear Editor, I would like to express my profound sadness and best wishes in the future to all employees of GM Oshawa who have received the heart wrenching news of the plant [...]

Reader says port, Liberals are similar

December 19, 2018

Dear Editor, What is the difference currently between the Government of Canada and the Canada Port Authority/Oshawa Port Authority? Three zeroes. In August, Prime Minister [...]

Postal worker speaks on back-to-work

December 11, 2018

Dear Editor, This legislation back to work for postal workers is ridiculous. I am a letter carrier, walk more than 22 km a day, upstairs and downstairs, on uneven ground, [...]

Writing was on the wall for GM plant

December 11, 2018

Dear Editor, First it was a devastating blow to all the hard working individuals at GM plus especially to receive the announcement at Christmas. That being said maybe one has [...]

Ford not to blame for GM’s choice

December 11, 2018

Dear Editor, The hypocrisy is astounding watching the usual left wing suspects piling on Doug Ford, concerning the announcement of GM in Oshawa closing the plant next year. [...]
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