In spite of the prevailing tendency to conform, we as Christians have a mandate to be nonconformists.
Last night my oldest daughter, Ava, accomplished something I have never done: she graduated from Grade 12. Yes. It’s true. I never did.
Sir John A. Macdonald was not only the country’s first prime minister; he was also the last premier of Canada West, what Ontario was called before Confederation.
Sometimes it’s the little things that upset me about life in a small town. Small town, small mindedness.
Most would agree that domestic abuse is an issue that affects family, friends and the community at large.
It was an incredible week at Algonquin College.
Bass might be the last fishing season to open each year but with a huge following it remains one of the most popular sport fish in Canada.
How old are you? Have you been carded recently? Do you remember life before computers? Can you still read? All these questions and more get asked by the younger generation of us old farts. As I am approaching my 65th birthday I am questioning more and more what age and health means. My ability to think clearly depends on how much sleep I had the day before!
In 1946, Paul Martin had been named the minister of health and welfare. As he was getting acquainted with his new portfolio, a crisis rocked his family.
After suffering defeat at the hands of Edward Dunlop, Paul Martin decided to take a trip to Western Canada.
Imagine how good life would be if you could write cheques that were never cashed.
Some want to live within the sound of church or chapel bell, I’d rather run a rescue shop within a yard of Hell - CHARLES THOMAS STUDD
“I am not afraid to be called a politician,” Paul Martin Sr. once said. “Next to preaching the word of God, there is nothing nobler than to serve one's fellow countrymen in government.”
After every major terrorist attack by Islamist terrorists in a Western country, there follows a familiar debate about who is really to blame.
"Andrew who? We've picked the second coming of Joe Clark."
Algonquin College is turning 50 years old in 2017 and public support for the campus has never been better.
Valley anglers in search of northern pike and walleye have been out in full force with both species now fair game in Fisheries Management Zone (FMZ) 15.
The president of the United States is very powerful. The so-called leader of the free world has a lot of influence and a great deal of leeway in deciding what to say and do. Donald Trump is exercising this freedom to the max.
All the talk of special prosecutors and the like will not bring the man to book. No amount of dysfunction in the White House will make it stop until early 2019 at best, even though a great deal of damage will have been done by then.