May 2017 Archive

Time for engagement on a new memorial: reader

(Re: Vimy anniversary put purpose of Cenotaph into perspective) There’s not much to be added to John Sander’s eloquent letter calling for Council to reconsider ...

Word “glorification” is overused

(Re: Vimy anniversary put purpose of Cenotaph into perspective, May 18) I take issue with this current use of the term “glorification”. It suggests that ...

BROCK’S BANTER: Not Scheer magic!

By Brock Weir As a movie fan, it’s a fairly safe bet that I like drama as much as the next guy. That being said, ...

POLITICS AS USUAL: In praise of trails and biking

By Alison Collins-Mrakas This week, I am ceding my column space to a guest columnist – Richard Doust – who is a member of the ...

FRONT PORCH PERSPECTIVE: Conservative Leadership Race

By Stephen Somerville By the time that you read this, the Federal Conservatives will have a new leader. This past Saturday, the Conservatives announced the ...

MP’s REPORT

By Kyle Peterson, MP Newmarket-Aurora It has been a busy spring both in Ottawa and here at home, and the weather is finally warming up. ...

Aurora Jays riding three game winning streak

After a loss in their season opener in early May, the Aurora Jays are looking like the Aurora Jays.

Proposed development raises traffic concerns on Temperance

I’m writing in regards to the United Church and AMICA Retirement Home construction project. As a resident of Aurora, who lives on Temperance Street, one ...

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“De-paving paradise” leads to personal growth at Aurora school

Joni Mitchell once said you don’t know what you’ve got till it’s gone, but Light of Christ Catholic Elementary School certainly did and, last week, they got out their hammers and chisels, and did something to get it back.

Vimy anniversary put purpose of Cenotaph into perspective

How ironic is it that recently we spend so much ink and time both nationally and locally to glorify the wonders of Vimy Ridge. Here ...

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