Reflections of Pride

Dear Editor: Reflecting on the Second Annual Kincardine Pride Parade, I have been wondering what I can possibly add to the media reports, online comments...

Reader finds article thought-provoking

To the Editor: A very thought provoking article that will make me re-examine some of my own pre-conceived biases. June van B.

A Senior Moment: ‘A Perfect Gift’

It’s not that I never appreciated having breakfast in bed on Father’s Day. Other years, I happily accepted those carefully chosen ties or socks....

Principal Dan Russell leaves a legacy

With only four years until retirement, Russell is moving on to Alexandra Community School in Owen Sound, which is near his home. It will however,...

Confrontation on the picket line

Management at the Family Health Organization is publicly blaming its striking employees for the collapse of a woman at the Medical Centre in Owen Sound. They...

A Senior Moment: ‘The Other Kennedy’

June 5th will mark the 50th anniversary of the violent death of Bobby Kennedy, a presidential candidate felled by Sirhan Sirhan’s bullet at the...

Keeping Canada at the forefront of fighting cancer and disease

The Canadian Cancer Society predicts half of Canadians will be diagnosed with cancer at some point during their lifetime. Unfortunately, most people will feel cancer’s...

A different view of the world from a train

To the Editor: The time is 6:30pm and the beach is winding down from a joyous day of family, friends and loved ones who enjoyed...

A Senior Moment: ‘Who Am I?’

Earlier this month I found myself back in high school. It was just after Mental Health Week in Ontario and I had been invited...

Local Paralympian positive in spite of setbacks

Local Bruce County Paralympian, Josh Cassidy, has always maintained that "Adversity makes you better" but sometimes when you come up against a bureaucracy, it...