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BROCK’S BANTER: Deeds Indeed Speak

December 8, 2018   ·   0 Comments

By Brock Weir It was a strange request, but we had to roll with it. Little over a year ago, I received a frantic phone ...

ESSAYS FROM THE EAST SIDE: The Milkman

By Corrie Clark When I was growing up in small town Ontario, there were few things that delighted us local kids more than the sight ...

FRONT PORCH PERSPECTIVE: Film Critic

By Stephen Somerville I was all set to write about voter turnout and how many votes it took, based on the last three elections, to ...

TIME TRAVELLER’S DIARY: Yonge Street Landmarks

By Michelle Johnson Aurora Museum & Archives It’s 1878, and the last of three major construction projects along Aurora’s Yonge Street is now complete. Only ...

SENIOR SCAPE

By Christina Doyle What are the gifts of December: celebration, customs, love, family, friendship, all wrapped to give us the memories we so dearly cherish. ...

BROCK’S BANTER: On Being Present

By Brock Weir Patience has never been one of my virtues. Perhaps it’s a hazard of the job, but sometimes the speed in which it ...

INSIDE AURORA: Season for the Senses

By Scott Johnston If you’re the type of person who likes to enjoy their seasonal entertainment in live three-dimensional form, rather on some sort of ...

TIME TRAVELLER’S DIARY

By Erika Baird Executive Director Hillary House National Historic Site It is not known, and cannot be known, exactly how many underage soldiers fought in ...

MP’s REPORT: Canada’s Fall Economic Statement

By Kyle Peterson MP Newmarket-Aurora On November 21, the Minister of Finance presented Canada’s Fall Economic Statement in the House of Commons. This is the ...

BROCK’S BANTER: On the right side of history

By Brock Weir It never ceases to surprise me. In this line of work, day in and day out, you ask questions, often of complete ...

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