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Apocalypse Now!

Living and working in rural Ontario but attracting an urban market has given me a unique perspective to spot trends. It has been obvious...

Power of words

Wordsmithing can have tremendous consequences, both good and bad. Changing “gambling” in to “gaming” turned “sin city” Las Vegas into wholesome family fun. Or...

Meet the Whitewater Region Business Council

Dear Friends, As you may know I am a candidate for Reeve to represent our municipality --  Whitewater Region -- on County Council. For our Region...

Whitewater News Is 5 years old

When the Cobden Sun closed, it left me feeling empty. I don’t get out much and reading the Sun kept me in the local...

Only in Whitewater Region

I have and continue to believe in the exceptionalism of Whitewater Region. This week was a perfect example. About 30 of the world’s top...

My Candidacy

After my very close but unsuccessful run last term, circumstances require me to seek election to council Oct 22, 2018. Don't get me wrong,...

Hands Across the Water

Sunday, Nov 5th was transformational for the Ottawa Valley. Our Pontiac neighbors across the river elected Jane Toller as their new Warden and Martin...

IF THE WORLD IS YOUR OYSTER…

I love oysters but haven't eaten them in quantity in years. I just can't bring myself to pay 3 loonies an oyster. I got...

RAFTERS GRAND RE-OPENING

It was more than 30 years ago Rafters was built, skillfully by Martin and Archie Vereyken, John Kanaar, Doug Broome and many local tradesmen....

MOTHERS DAY BRUNCH

Every time I would leave the house growing up, my mother would admonish Be Good and I would always respond if I can be...