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Mayor glossing over serious issue

April 6, 2017

Re: “Policy options for filling council vacancies in the works” March 29, 2017 Dear Editor, “The great thing about our system is it can always be developed [...]

Social media shouldn’t be necessary

March 30, 2017

Dear Editor, I have always like Bob Chapman as a politician. I have voted for him in the past and would vote for him as the PC candidate. It is a little sad that for some [...]

Here we go again

March 29, 2017

Dear Editor, Here we go again! I remember when Doug Sanders was appointed to the council seat he has now. At the time, the mayor along, with several councillors decided that [...]

Appointment a defeat of democracy

March 22, 2017

Dear Editor, On Monday, March 20, 2017, democracy died at the Oshawa council meeting. There was am empty council seat due to the passing of Councillor Nancy Diamond. Most of [...]

Appointment the way to go

March 22, 2017

Dear Editor, I feel that Oshawa should appoint someone to fill the position for the vacant seat on city and regional council. It could very well be a temporary position due [...]

Chapman is doing it wrong

March 22, 2017

Re: “Two regional councillors seeking PC nominations,” Mar. 15, 2017 Dear Editor, Bob Chapman is doing it wrong! First of all, the recent addition of a Facebook account [...]

Protect yourself against mumps

March 15, 2017

With the outbreak of the mumps virus, seen here, in Toronto has not made its way easy to Durham Region, health officials say residents can still take precautions to prevent [...]

What is Toronto thinking?

March 15, 2017

Dear Editor, I knew it was just a matter of time before I saw an article like the one in the Toronto Sun on March 13. The City of Toronto’s overdose action plan suggests [...]

Have your voice heard by the city

March 15, 2017

Dear Editor, Oshawa city council will be meeting on March 20 to decide whether to hold a byelection to fill a vacant council seat or to appoint a citizen for the balance of [...]

Councils can’t ignore progress

March 9, 2017

Dear Editor, I find the decision made by city council members of Vancouver on Feb. 28 to not attend the grand opening of the new Trump Tower in their fair city completely [...]
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