In support of the Off-Bank Community Garden

by Stephen Thirlwall CCCA Trees and Greenspace Committee The Trees and Greenspace Committee (T&G) welcomes and appreciates both positive and negative comments regarding the Off-Bank Community Garden. The garden is a learning experience; different people may have diverse ideas about…

Remembering Peter Pruschowsky (1956-2017)

by Archie Campbell Peter Pruschowsky was homeless for most of the last 17 years of his life. For nearly 13 years, until his death at the end of August, Pruschowsky and his companion Scruffy could be found at the corner of…

Health equity at the Community Health Centre

by Health Equity Action Team (HEAT), Centretown Community Health Centre Monday, October 16 to Sunday, October 22 will mark the Association of Ontario Health Centres’ annual Community Health and Wellbeing Week. This year’s theme is “Health Equity at the Centre.”…

Planning Act to be amended in proposed Bill C-139

by P .Marsden-Dole Changes to the Ontario Planning Act of 1994 are proposed in Bill C-139: The Building Better Communities and Conserving Watersheds Bill. Bill C 139 was carried on division at second reading in Toronto on September 27 and referred to the…

Planet of the Scapes

by Pearl Pirie Summer is waning, but the pain of scrambling to get ourselves to 2018 has begun. Slow cookers and leftovers are a life saver for the rush hours. We get the nutrition and flavour in when we can.…