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Hay: Hey Dad — I’m going to Borneo to live with some apes

Hay: Hey Dad — I’m going to Borneo to live with some apes

So when my eldest Rotten Kid, the son one, told everybody he was going to hang around with orangutans all summer, many of them said, “I’m not surprised you’re comfortable around orangutans, I mean, look at your father!”
A snapshot of history brings admiration and respect

A snapshot of history brings admiration and respect

Excitement builds at the tractor pull
Quilters sew and donate quilts to those in need across Canada

Quilters sew and donate quilts to those in need across Canada

More than 55 quilts were donated Ronald McDonald House in Red Deer on Monday
Salomons: The book box

Salomons: The book box

Looking out our living room window, I noticed two young women looking through the book box that I built and mounted on a stand out front of our house last spring. Not only were they looking for books to take, but they also were bringing some to put in it. I had been standing at the window and had seen them driving up from at least a block away.
Hay: Up frustration street and down depressing avenue

Hay: Up frustration street and down depressing avenue

So what’s your most non-favourite thing to do in the middle of the last month of summer?
My Ride: Greg Dichiara and his 1927 Ford Coup hot rod

My Ride: Greg Dichiara and his 1927 Ford Coup hot rod

Name: Greg Dichiara, Carstairs
Holidays bring unexpected moments

Holidays bring unexpected moments

Journey full of bumps and detours
Video: Fun times at Blue Grass Sod Farms Central Spray and Play Family Picnic

Video: Fun times at Blue Grass Sod Farms Central Spray and Play Family Picnic

Blue Grass Sod Picnic
My Ride: 1950 Ford Woody Wagon

My Ride: 1950 Ford Woody Wagon

Name: Wayne Russell, Red Deer
Veer: Survey points to areas of improvement

Veer: Survey points to areas of improvement

Thank you for the opportunity to submit a monthly column for the Red Deer Advocate . Over the course of the year, I hope to address various issues the citizens of Red Deer raise with City Council throughout our conversations in the community.