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An absurd year

January 7, 2019   ·   0 Comments

By Anthony Carnovale If I had to come up with a word to sum up the past year, I’d have to go with ‘absurd’. Not ...

Happy New Year!

By Brian Lockhart You can thank Julius Caesar and his Pagan ways for establishing January 1 as the start of each new year.  It’s as ...

Lessons from abroad

By Doug Skeates The most valuable resource on the planet is land.  It has been a real insight living and working in various parts of ...

Bangladesh: End of democracy

By Gwynne Dyer It always looks bad when the ruling party jails the opposition leader just a few months before the election. If only Khaleda ...

2018 Year in Review – January

January 4 • We started the year with some positive news – local taxpayers had a little something extra to celebrate over the festive period ...

2018 Year in Review – February

February 1 • Humber College reaffirmed its commitment to Orangeville this week, signing a new three-year lease with an option for a further three years ...

2018 Year in Review – March

March 1 • It’s now been more than 18 years since Choices Youth Shelter (CYS) set up shop in Orangeville. The brainchild of a local ...

2018 Year in Review – April

April 5 • Dufferin County is mourning the loss of one of its former wardens and Melancthon Mayor, Bill Hill, after a brief battle with ...

2018 Year in Review – May

May 3 • Having led the Conservative Party of Canada now for 12 months, Andrew Scheer is hoping to do the same thing on a ...

2018 Year in Review – June

June 7 • After a messy summer going back and forth over whether or not to allow a local business to have a piano outside ...

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