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Editorial

The Results of This Election Could be a Blessing in Disguise

StephenVance 270Like many Canadians I stayed up well past my bedtime on Monday in order to watch the election results trickle in, and though I was a little groggy when my alarm rang at 6 a.m. on Tuesday morning, after taking a look at the updated results one thing was clear to me – we still need electoral reform, and badly.


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Citizen Information Session a Good Start But We Need to Hear From All Sides

StephenVance 270As we've all had time to learn more about the proposed hydroelectric pumped storage facility at Meaford's military base, many of us have been finding areas of concern, some serious, some less so, but all requiring answers. Over the weekend a public information session was hosted by a citizen group who call themselves Save Georgian Bay, and that meeting, while important and informative, provided just one side of the issue, and I am hoping in the not too distant future we can learn even more.


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Thanksgiving Has Arrived and There is Much to be Thankful For

StephenVance 270I'm not exactly sure where the time has gone, but here we are with another Thanksgiving long weekend upon us.

Everybody has their own favourite time of year, and for me, autumn, and particularly around Thanksgiving, is mine. There is something special about the autumn transition with the leaves changing colour and then falling to the ground before the snowy season starts.


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Meaford's Big Fall Weekend is Upon Us

StephenVance 270The first hints of colour have begun to show themselves; a patchwork of red, yellow, orange, and green is currently in the works, the nights have become chilly, and autumn thunderstorms have begun to entertain us – Meaford's Big Fall Weekend is upon us.


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