Opinion


Community Living Dundas County needs you

The Editor: With the upcoming election, you may be thinking about what you value and believe in as a Canadian. If you have been looking for a way to contribute in your community to make…


Another inventory of the garbage in my ditches

The Editor: Times are changing folks — I’m talking garbage in my ditches. Although, as per usual, I found many, many, many plastic bottles and  Tim Hortons’ cups, I did not find a condom package…









What’s in a name? $500,000!

There are doting grandparents… and then there are Alaine Chartrand’s grandparents!

David and Christine Chartrand are in a league of their own. To show their appreciation and admiration of the apple of their eye, they paid $500,000 for the naming rights for the new Prescott arena, financing for which was recently announced.



Yum! Dandelions for dinner!

Around the Nation A column by Tom Van Dusen I took a furtive look around, checking if any other walkers were close by. The coast was clear! As I often do, I was strolling Prescott’s…



An Open Letter to MP Eric Duncan

The Editor: Dear Eric, I was appalled to receive the mail-out from your office last week, and I imagine that many others in SDSG felt similarly. Nowhere in the priorities you listed is there any…