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Put up your hand!

May 28, 2021

Dear Editor, I had a nasty Grade 1 teacher. At the beginning of my Grade 1 year, I lived in a little French town with the unlikely name of Somerset, Manitoba. If I broke my [...]

Left behind

May 25, 2021

Dear Editor, It blows my mind how this pandemic has shut down the opportunity to meet with friends at the local coffee shop for a friendly chit chat each morning, as many old [...]

Shame of you, Mr. Trudeau

May 11, 2021

Dear Editor, I’m appalled that our Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has the audacity to class a senior 75 years and up for an increase in OAS plus a one-time lump sum of [...]

Thank you, nurses!

May 11, 2021

Dear Editor, Since the week of May 9 to 15 is National Nursing Week, I’d like to thank all the nurses who have helped me cope with all the health issues I have had to deal [...]

World Malaria Day

April 27, 2021

Dear Editor, Vaccines are bringing hope to the world. A new vaccine has also been found for malaria, a disease that kills more than 400,000 people a year, mostly children in [...]

Support local business

April 25, 2021

Dear Editor,The immense casualties of the pandemic cannot be ignored. Included in this category should be some of the establishments that were an integral part of Oshawa’s [...]

We are losing our freedom

April 25, 2021

Dear Editor, Yesterday, April 20, 2021, we witnessed a terrible diatribe of falsehoods espoused upon the world stage by the “leader of the free world.” Joe Biden savaged [...]

By the People, For the People

April 16, 2021

Dear Editor, While these words, spoken by Abraham Lincoln in Gettysburg, were related to the cause of democracy, they sprang to my mind as I considered the international [...]
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