The many benefits of outdoor education in nature

Dear Editor, A recent letter to the editor published in the Toronto Star highlighted the importance of outdoor education and signalled some alarm bells about...

Cuts to Legal Aid will impact the most vulnerable

Please show your support for the Grey-Bruce Community Legal Clinic!  Join us on July 30, 2019 from 12-2pm for a Pop-Up Legal Clinic in front...

Labour Councils taking a stand

The Ontario government of Doug Ford is taking a five month vacation away from the Ontario Legislature.  MPPs may work in their constituencies during...

Reader urges everyone to do their part to move away from plastic

To the Editor: I was so pleased to learn that our local Independent grocer was offering paper bags. After speaking with a couple of cashiers, I was...

The Last Train to Port Elgin

To the Editor: The 30 year legacy of the iconic, unique, 24-gauge, one of a kind in Canada Hess Train, is over for us. For...

The Hadfield Brothers’ Gift to Canada

To the Editor: The retired astronaut, Chris Hadfield created a music video about our Country that’s sweeter than a double-double from Timmie’s.   Titled “In Canada,”...

A sad reminder of what might have been

To the Editor: Every time I see the announcement of another initiative by the Nuclear Innovation Institute, I am sure that I join the majority...

Too many questions need answers says reader

To the Editor: One might believe that our local government would be anxious to keep a highly successful business operating on their leased land. Apparently...

Too many questions need answers

To the Editor: One might believe that our local government would be anxious to keep a highly successful business operating on their leased land. Apparently...

Support your Teachers says reader

To the Editor: Support your teachers! Educators in Ontario are understandably upset. Premier Ford is on a fund-cutting mission and he has targeted teachers. His approach...

School Crossing Guards Recognized

The Bruce Peninsula Safe Communities’ committee acknowledged the contribution school crossing guards in keeping our children safe. No matter what the weather, crossing guards...

Highlight for visitors was a visit to see Piping Plovers

To the Editor: This is an open letter to the Mayor and Council as well as the residents of Sauble Beach. My daughter and I drove...

Ontario Taxpayers Need to Have Eyes Wide Open Regarding Education

To the Editor: Recent articles in Ontario newspapers are reporting of demonstrations in Queen’s Park, at offices of Conservative MPPs and in my area, at...

MPP clarifies changes to library funding

To the Editor: I am writing today to clarify recent changes made by our government to library funding.   It is important to note that the Ministry...