July 17, 2014
Take a deep breath — and drive on.
July 10, 2014
If anybody in Hamilton was surprised that Infrastructure Ontario and Ontario Sports Solutions, the consortium building the new Tim Hortons Field, won’t be finished the stadium until, at the earliest, August, then they must have been living in a cave somewhere.
July 02, 2014
It’s finally time to enjoy all that a Canadian summer has to offer, which for many families means a trip to the lakeside cottage
June 26, 2014
With an extended Canada Day long weekend launching the summer of 2014, many residents are switching to bicycles to get from point A to point B.
June 19, 2014
The recent provincial election campaign dredged up the ghosts of premiers past.
June 05, 2014
We believe it is again time for Ontario to undergo a change of party in power.
May 29, 2014
Once again, David has stood up to Goliath – and managed to take down the giant. Or, as in the case of the Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board’s move this week to keep Millgrove Public School open, make him listen and make the decision.
May 22, 2014
Sometimes, as in the case of at least one letter-writer this week, making sense of the world of politics is a frustrating exercise. On that point, we agree.
May 16, 2014
With one of the worst winters seemingly just a couple of weeks behind us thanks to an extremely slow start to spring, it’s hard to believe the unofficial start to summer is right around the corner.
May 09, 2014
Election campaigns matter. And if those campaigns are even mildly interesting with a message that can captivate the public, they can also provide some hope to voters that they are not powerlessness in the game of government.
May 01, 2014
With the April showers out of the way, we’re hoping to see some fresh debate spring up around the key issues in this October’s municipal election.
April 24, 2014
To paraphrase a well-known credit card commercial, what’s in your pension plan?
April 10, 2014
The extent of their impact is difficult to measure, but just imagine what our community would be like without volunteers.
April 03, 2014
The process used by school boards, and by extension, the provincial government, to close outdated facilities is a nightmare.
March 27, 2014
What are your plans for this coming Saturday night – specifically between the hour of 8:30-9:30 p.m?
March 21, 2014
The paradox of post-amalgamation politics in Hamilton is this: while several of the seats at the council table are still occupied by the representatives first elected to serve their wards three terms ago, the mayor’s office has been a revolving door that spits out incumbents every four years.
March 14, 2014
Hamilton has always been recognized as a caring community to its diverse residents.
March 06, 2014
In Ontario, the fine facing motorists caught driving while distracted is about to increase from $155 to $280, effective March 18.