Monthly Archives: November 2007

Working The Graveyard Shift Might Lead To Cancer

STUDY POINTS TO HIGHER RATES OF CANCER AMONGST MIDNIGHT SHIFT WORKERS Scientists and researchers from thethe International Agency for Research on Cancer, the cancer arm of the World Health Organization will add “shift work” to the list of known probable carcinogens. Researchers found that higher rates of breast and prostate cancers existed in people who […]

Canada Joins Global Nuclear Energy Partnership

CONServatives Plan To Re-Import Nuclear Waste The Harper government has introduced plans that would have Canada join a US led organization that proposes using spent nuclear waste for a new “fast reactor”. The government for months had denied that they were approaching a deal with the organization and yesterday were forced to make the news […]

An Email Received From Dalton McGuinty Today Regarding Burgess Park

A RESPONSE FROM DALTON MCGUINTY ON BURGESS PARK All of us need to continue raising this issue beyond the city of Woodstock level. This is the only way we might be able to stave off the developement of this regions’ parks and conservation areas. From : Sent : November 29, 2007 4:14:22 PMTo : Subject […]

Mulroney Admits That Taking Money Was A "Huge Mistake"

MULRONEY “REGRETS’ TAKING MONEY FROM SCHREIBER Luc Lavoie, the official spokeperson for Brian Mulroney, says that Mulroney has regretted taking money from Schreiber almost since the day he got it and that he had made a ‘collossal mistake”. It is interesting to see that for many years, Mulroney didn’t seem to mind having received the […]

Archaeology Study On Burgess Park/Standard Tube Parks To Be Delayed

ARCHAEOLOGICAL DIG ON DISPUTED PARKLANDS DELAYED An archaeological dig that is to have taken place over the winter months at Standard Tube and Burgess Parks has now been postponed due to a number of factors,most of them to do with inclement weather. The phase three study that was to be conducted on the site this […]

Contact information For UTRCA Board of Directors

A good contact list for the board of Upper Thames…Lets start calling these people now… UTRCA Board of DirectorsMembers of the UTRCA’s Board of Directors may be contacted through the Administration Office:Telephone: 519-451-2800Fax: 519-451-1188E-mail:buildemail(“infoline”, “thamesriver.on.ca”, “infoline@thamesriver.on.ca”);infoline@thamesriver.on.caMail: 1424 Clarke Road, London, Ontario, Canada N5V 5B9Open: Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm The Board of […]

Contact information For UTRCA Board of Directors

A good contact list for the board of Upper Thames…Lets start calling these people now… UTRCA Board of DirectorsMembers of the UTRCA’s Board of Directors may be contacted through the Administration Office:Telephone: 519-451-2800Fax: 519-451-1188E-mail:buildemail(“infoline”, “thamesriver.on.ca”, “infoline@thamesriver.on.ca”);infoline@thamesriver.on.caMail: 1424 Clarke Road, London, Ontario, Canada N5V 5B9Open: Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm The Board of […]

Battle For Parks In Woodstock Needs To Go Elsewhere

DEVELOPMENT PROPOSAL FOR BURGESS AND STANDARD TUBE PARKS IS BACKWARDS The past year has been one filled with waste at the city council level here in Woodstock. Instead of doing their jobs in supporting the community they have opted to support the community of developers who wish to remove the public from public parklands. This […]

Oxford Community Police Service Should Be Disbanded

TIME TO KICK OCPS OUT OF WOODSTOCK The Oxford Community police need to be disbanded for numerous reasons, but the most important reason why is they just do not do the job. The city of Woodstock is about to be left holding the bag on a regional force that is being slowly kicked out of […]

City Of London Has It Right

CITY OF LONDON OFFERS GOLF COURSE DEVELOPER $700,000.00 FOR WOODLOT The city of Woodstock could take a few lessons from councillors in London, Ontario. This week London city council moved to have their developement office, offer an amount rumoured to be $700,000.00 for a woodlot they valued early last year at being worth around the […]