Planet of the Scapes

by Pearl Pirie In this middle season, waiting for the bounty of the land—spring’s wild leeks and fiddleheads and the first strawberries—I feel keenly our dependence on other countries to keep from eating a soft turnip and potato diet. The…

Thirteen ways to talk about mental health

by Erica Braunovan OCDSB Trustee, Somerset-Kitchissippi Child Care In early May, the school board voted to close two of four board-run child care centres. The centres at Frederick Banting Alternate Program and the adult high school will close, while the…