fbpx

Opinion

EDITORIAL: It’s time for change at the NPCA

  It has been said that Democracy is the worst form of government except all those other forms that have been tried from time to time. —Winston Churchill Democracy doesn’t always get it right on…


COLUMN SIX: Throwing caution to the wind can hurt

Velodrome racing not for the timid BY JOHN SWART VOICE Correspondent The first thing that strikes you upon entering the arena is the faint rumble, like car tires crossing corrugated safety strips. It does nothing…


COLUMN SIX: A fixed time

Measured by coffee spoons or electrons, life moves steadily on BY COLIN BREZICKI Special to the VOICE When I was a child and didn’t know better, I tried to make time go backwards. My gran…


COLUMN SIX: More than fuss and feathers

School board caution over a classic may not be a bad thing BY COLIN BREZICKI Special to the VOICE In the same week that Peel Board of Education placed To Kill A Mockingbird on its…



COLUMN SIX: Molly’s Meadow

BY SHIRLEY LAZARETH Special to the VOICE On May 14, 2018, Molly Rogers left this earthly life at the age of 104 years, 9 months and 17 days. She was my mother for nearly 86…



COLUMN SIX: Joining the SAHMs Club

BY JANE BEDARD Special to the VOICE I walked my kids to school as nervous as if it was my own first day at new job. I suppose it technically was, since my husband and…


COLUMN SIX: The Wedding

When there’s no time like the present BY JANE BEDARD Special to the VOICE I went to a wedding not that long ago. As weddings go, it was remarkable in almost every way, instigated by…


COLUMN SIX: Where’s the love

Thoughts on how welcoming we are, and of whom BY COLIN BREZICKI Special to the VOICE Fourteen months away from a Federal election and we’re already told immigration is the burning issue. I find that…