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Harley Hay: Time to say goodbye to my 1978 Honda

It’s time to put this story of my 1978 Honda motorbike to…

  • Oct 4, 2019

Chris Salomons: Rule by a mob

As a teenager, just at the time we actually got our first…

  • Oct 4, 2019

Veer: City will weather next couple of years of austerity

In last month’s column, I highlighted some of the efforts the City…

  • Oct 4, 2019

College Beat: Developing leaders always worth the investment

When I consider the value of post-secondary education, one of the often-overlooked…

  • Oct 4, 2019

Gardening: Winter’s coming so there’s plenty to do

Cold, wet, snowy weather always comes too early. It’s a good reminder…

  • Oct 2, 2019

Family: Just him and I and our shadows walking in the sunshine

The wind seems angry today, tossing a carpet of multicoloured leaves about…

  • Sep 30, 2019

Health: Rotten law, rotten politicians, rotten eggs

Months ago, I wrote a bracelet could be worn by those opposed…

  • Sep 30, 2019

Hay’s Daze: Two men and an air chair

You never know what a day is going to bring, really. It…

  • Sep 28, 2019

Chris Salomons: I can see again

Six weeks ago if I had been on the computer or watched…

  • Sep 28, 2019

Gardening: Fall planting has its advantages

Cool weather makes the fall an ideal time to plant or transplant…

  • Sep 25, 2019

Photo: Fall is here

It may or may not look much like fall this week. But…

  • Sep 24, 2019

Health: The rule of law could end mass shootings

Campaigning politicians in Canada and the U.S. are arguing for stricter gun…

  • Sep 23, 2019

Nature: Learning about Least Chipmunks

A recent visit to the Nordegg area has rekindled my interest in…

  • Sep 19, 2019

Gardening: Plan to take your plants inside

Fall is fast approaching and it is time to start thinking about…

  • Sep 18, 2019

Health: Are North Americans wimps when it comes to pain?

How do people in other countries handle pain following various surgical procedures?…

  • Sep 16, 2019

Gardening: Time to look at harvesting

The gardening season is nearing its end. The first frost warning has…

  • Sep 11, 2019

Family: End of summer party goes well

Summer, with all its promise of great and wonderful things, is over.…

  • Sep 10, 2019

Health: The “perfect calcium” to prevent weak bones

Leonardo Da Vinci, (often called the “Universal Genius), remarked more than 500…

  • Sep 9, 2019

Gardening: What it takes to grow mushrooms

Alex Villeneuve is a chef, brew master and an entrepreneur who has…

  • Sep 4, 2019