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Search for intelligent life
Some things make it easy to understand why the search for intelligent life has turned to the stars – the searchers gave up on finding any here.
Waning of the boor, waxing of the troll
There’s a breed out there that appears to be on the decline in public life; although, like water circling the drain, they’re making more noise the more they disappear.

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Friday, June, 19, 2015 - 6:06:27 PM
Ontario fighter pilot tells students to dream big "not to take anything away from Deanna Brasseur, but as far as being one of the first women fighter pilot this is false. The Russians, during WW II had squadron of women fighter pilots called the "night witches" and were feared by the germans."
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Thursday, November, 06, 2014 - 7:07:52 AM
Understanding of OPP's new 'transparent' billing is still pending "To add insult to injury wait until you start receiving overtime bills from the OPP. Wait until there is yet another force-wide hike in their salaries and benefits. I encourage you to Google the 'Ontario Provincial Police Block' and examine the conten"
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Thursday, October, 23, 2014 - 5:05:46 AM
New OPP billing model brings savings to county "Wait until you start receiving overtime bills from the OPP. Wait until there is yet another force-wide hike in their salaries and benefits. Then you will see how much Wellington County will actually save with the OPP's new billing model. Moreover, th"
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Still a place for prayer in city hall
In light of the Supreme Court of Canada’s ruling that prayer at council meetings violate Canadians’ right to freedom of religion and conscience, Stratford city council has dropped the long-standing practice from its own meeting, opting instead for the singing of O Canada and a silent moment of reflection.
Keeping us safe
This week, Woolwich Township had the opportunity to host the inaugural Wildfire Community Preparedness Day in the community of Breslau.
Be a nosy parent
It mystifies a lot of parents how their youngsters can speak of a best friend in reference to someone the child has never met face-to-face.
By Kelsey Dunbar
The tip of the iceberg
The trial of Mike Duffy, who is suspended from the senate and charged with 31 counts of fraud, breach of trust and bribery related to expenses he claimed as a senator, has spent every day since April 7 examining the evidence against him.
A sobering look at the Senate
Keeping close tabs on the court case surrounding suspended Senator Mike Duffy is, at times, entertaining, but it is mostly depressing, in the kind of insight we are seeing into the world of our Senate.
Balancing the books
Enough is enough
By Kelsey Dunbar
Enough is enough
Some things are guaranteed in life, like having to pay taxes, or gas prices never being ‘where they should be.’
A little bit cleaner
This week marked the 45th anniversary of Earth Day, a day set aside to remind us of the importance of taking care of the planet we call home.
The optics are wrong
The Mike Duffy trial is still in its early stages, but has already given us more information than we ever wanted about how too many of our tax dollars are spent.
Council should embrace inclusivity
Last week, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that reciting a prayer at municipal council meetings infringes on freedom of conscience and religion
Take a time-out
A video making the rounds shows a chain saw wielding idiot threatening some people in a car in Quebec.
You may have paid too much
Don’t we all love to get some kind of money back from any purchase, especially if it is coming from a multi million-dollar company like Samsung, Hynix or Micron?
Volunteers deserve our praise
Woolwich wouldn't be the same without them.
Death, taxes . . . oh, yeah. And sewage
Editorial, by Stew Slater
Staffing costs just a first step
This week, Woolwich councillors passed a resolution asking for information on staffing levels at the township, and the costs associated with that.
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