What makes a city unique?

by Jack Hanna The proposed addition to the Chateau Laurier is “wrong” and the city needs to tell the developer to start over, CCA President Shawn Barber recently told city councillors. Chateau Laurier addition “not beautiful” “This design is not…

Eleanor Sawyer steps down as JPRA President

by Archie Campbell Eleanor Sawyer, our associate editor, stepped down as president of the Jack Purcell Recreation Association (JPRA) at the association’s AGM last month. In her 19 years as president, Eleanor has presided over the growth of an array…

June is busy at the OCDSB

by Erica Braunovan OCDSB Trustee Zone 10 June is upon us and we are in the final stretch of the school year. While it would be tempting to slow down for this last little while, it is inevitably one of…

Planet of the Scapes: Eating from the earth

by Pearl Pirie What cook doesn’t have a ravenous appetite for cookbooks? This main dish is an update on Soupe Maigre in Mrs. Beeton’s Sauces and Soups of 1927. It has a different flavour base than contempory soups, so tastes…