This is our third in a series of Delfi columns on conflict.
Love isn’t something you find, it’s something that finds you. - LORETTA YOUNG
Back on Jan. 21, Gerald Rollins of the Cobden area informed me that he has had two Red-bellied Woodpeckers at his bird feeder since April 2017. A few days later, Rob Cunningham and I were very pleased to observe both of the woodpeckers, thanks to Gerald’s kind invitation.
Have you ever heard of Gordon Daniel Conant? How about Harry Nixon?
Most of the citizens in the riding are probably unaware that the sitting federal MP, Cheryl Gallant, is being challenged to be the Conservative party’s nominee in the next federal election planned for June 2019.
Some called it the 'Storm of the Century.' When 100 millimetres of ice pellets and freezing rain swept through Ontario and Quebec,
When you hear the words ‘EEG’ and ‘MRI’ your mind probably doesn’t go to immediately to literacy.
I’ve discovered that all those who are for abortion have already been born. AUTHOR UNKNOWN
I relocated from Toronto after picking Pembroke as a place to live. That was 10 years ago.Pembroke is a wonderful place but there’s something Toronto did years ago that I think should be done here.Mel Lastman, who led North York for 25 years and Toronto for another six instructed the city snowplows to not plow your driveway full of snow. (Editor: L
Mac Beattie sang of the heavy load that the “Pembroke Local” was carrying on December 27, 1942 just minutes before the packed passenger train was struck by a troop train loaded with soldiers. The well-known Ottawa Valley musician of the 1940s and 50s knew of the significance of the Almonte train wreck, the worst disaster to occur in the Ottawa Vall
Conflict – an eight-letter word that for most of us, is more than twice as bad most four-letter words that we try never to use. It screams at us from almost every news item, whether newspaper, radio, television or social media.
The crazy cold temperatures have had everyone thinking….let’s escape to warmer climates. Sounds great, but that doesn’t mean your workouts just go by the wayside. I’m not here to rain on your parade, I am here to encourage you to continue on with the good work you have been doing.
My Scottish mother was a fountain of wisdom. With only a public school education she would never ever have considered herself highly intellectual nor the most articulate person in the whole world, but from her mouth there flowed an unusual river of wisdom that came wrapped up in neat little one- liners spoken in her thick Scottish brogue.
Last summer, I made plans to achieve a lifelong dream of visiting the Holy Land over the Christmas holidays with my family. Predictably, a month before we were to depart, Donald Trump inflamed tempers in the region by pledging to recognize Jerusalem as the Israeli capital and move the American embassy there from Tel Aviv. However, knowing that trou
What’s your hidden room?
As you read this, 2017 is either on its last legs, or has passed into the history books.
Survival can be summed up in three words, ‘Never Give Up’. That’s the heart of it really, just keep trying. - Bear Grylls
Backyard deer feeding is an enjoyable winter past-time and of benefit to whitetails as snow depth increases.
I would like to express my sincere gratitude, that of my old chums at Chalk River, to you, Daily Observer reporter Stephen Uhler, to Martin Habraken for the excellent article AECL retirees still waiting, that appeared in the Pembroke Daily Observer on Saturday, Nov. 4.