This week, some riffing on local advertising. For me, it’sa much more interesting zone since leaving it as a full-time gig six years ago.
Barrie is a wonderful place for a nice walk.
With our 150th birthday on the horizon, I scouted out the idea of going with a Top 10 Things I Love About Canada list.
When I first became politically aware, I noticed many pressing social problems: income inequality, housing shortages, urban sprawl, resource depletion, toxins in our air and water, and looming over it all, climate change due to burning fossil fuels.
One of the more interesting gigs I’ve ever played was last Friday night at the Canadian Cancer Society’s annual Relay for Life at Mapleview Community Church in Barrie.
Earlier this week, the Examiner’s Ian McInroy spoke with local Conservative MPs, getting their views on the new leader of their party, Andrew Scheer.
Barrie’s sixth annual Food Revolution is calling on you to take up your arms (and legs) and make the move to real food.
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."
This week, some views on recent news.
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and the Liberal government want to make changes to Parliament.
When Laura Thompson first began working with fabric as an artist, words mixed themselves in with thread and fabric and layers and layers of texture.
Canada is strongest when all of its citizens are given the chance to access opportunities, contribute to society, and have the chance to reach their full potential in a fair and welcoming environment.
Today we will be discussing the very slim possibility that ad agencies, on rare occasions, may tell fibs.
I think it’s been a few months since we went department hopping, so let’s go there right now.
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.
It's no surprise most of Quebec's largely nationalist political class kept its distance from France's defeated far-right presidential candidate.
Here's how one of the cable-news experts last week described the job of observing the White House fumbling to explain the FBI director firing.