Monthly Archives: June 2008

Indeed We Are Fortunate

CANADA…YOU SHOULD BE SO LUCKY (Oh Canada, our home and native land…or so the diddy goes.) The Conference Board of Canada’s (CB)annual comparative analysis of Canadas’ performance when tested against 16 of its’ peers, has painted a dismal picture of Canadas’ future despite all of the feel good look good forecasts presented by Canadas’ New […]

ELECTIONS CANADA…STOP SUBSIDIZING POLTICAL PARTIES

SEVERAL REASONS WHY CANADIANS OUGHT NOT TO VOTE Okay, so I’ve run in a few elections, and thankfully have lost them all. I am thankful because I personally feel it might be kind of scary to be elected and then be forced to sit in a room with so many liars and thieves whose prime […]

Indeed We Are Fortunate

CANADA…YOU SHOULD BE SO LUCKY (Oh Canada, our home and native land…or so the diddy goes.) The Conference Board of Canada’s (CB)annual comparative analysis of Canadas’ performance when tested against 16 of its’ peers, has painted a dismal picture of Canadas’ future despite all of the feel good look good forecasts presented by Canadas’ New […]

In 2005 Stephen Harper promised To Reduce Gas Taxes..What Happened To That Election Promise?

WILL STEPHEN HARPER KEEP HIS WORD OR IS THIS JUST ANOTHER LIE? When Stephen Harper was opposition leader in the house of Commons he constantly chastised the Liberal government of the day for what he called “gouging” at the pumps. “There’s no reason for the federal government to profiteer when consumers are hurting,” Harper stated. […]

So Woodstocks’ Mayor Wants To Re-open The Art Gallery Debate..Without Just Cause

MICHAEL HARDING WOULD DO DAMNED NEAR ANYTHING TO GET HIS OWN WAY There are a million ways to spend your money…but when it comes down to spending scant municipal tax resources on silly ideas, Michael Harding, Mayor of Woodstock, Ontario…certainly takes top prize. As a result of his personal meddling in a prior decision made […]

No Name Mentions Here…Just Clean Up Your Act

LOCAL RESTAURANT EMPLOYEE DESCRIBES DISGUSTING PRACTICES Although I won’t be naming the restaurant unless the restaurant calls me back(i sent them a mail)…the employee I spoke to yesterday says their boss reads this blog thing everyday…so here it goes. They also asked that their name not be used as they are still employed and they […]

Summers’ here…Wear SUNBLOCK and Watch for Kids!

FOR EVERYONE INTENT ON SAVING THEIR OWN SKIN…WEAR SUNBLOCK! Summer is here again and everyones’ kids are out there playing….so…a word to parents. Make sunblock available to your kids and self…use lots of it and frequently as the sweat in your body breaks down the active ingredients on the block. after swimming..be sure to reapply […]

So, it’s Wednesday, And Still Nothing from Ms Gartshore

WHO CONTROLS THE OFFICE OF CITY CLERK? Last week I sent in a couple of letters to Louise Gartshore…the C.O.W. Clerk but still haven’t received a response to several questions I posed to her.(most likely she didn’t respond as those questions were to do with her own work ethic and her failure to follow the […]

CAW To Protest Failed Contract Negotiations WIth Oxford County

Members of the Canadian Auto Workers Local 636 will set up information pickets outside of the New County building inWoodstock, Ontario on Wednesday June 25 to raise public awareness of the bully negotiating tactics of Oxford County at three Woodingford Lodge nursing homes in south-western Ontario. What: CAW information picket and demonstration Where: Outside the […]

A Sign of the Times

SIGNS FOUND GROWING ON INGERSOLL UTILITY POLLS Canadian News..Oxford county politics, International news and more. Major focus on Woodstock, Ontario politics.