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  • Pain in the tax

    There is no doubt the NDP will take some heat over the increase to the provincial take of the HST. That detail commands most of the attention in ...

  • An argument of great distinction

    He can’t be serious. The leader of the federal political party that many Canadians feel shouldn’t be allowed to exist is going to cross the ...

  • Duty to expose victimization

    As much as the hierarchy of the Roman Catholic Church may want to lash out at the media for its reporting of a developing sex abuse scandal ...

  • Blues open up NSJHL provincial championship with win

    SPRINGHILL – The Cumberland County Blues beat the St. Margaret’s Bay Ducks 6-4 and took a 1-0 lead their best-of-seven Nova Scotia Junior ...

  • Close friend floats a little sweet talk

    It's nice to feel wanted. On the other hand, opinions in Canada are so varied on the country's role in Afghanistan, people will nervously ...

  • Move sounds rosy, but ill-advised

    No doubt much thought went into the issue of taxation at the federal Liberals’ thinkers conference on the weekend, but they need to rethink this ...

  • Hands of clock are set back a notch

    Just a few decades ago it was the dream of peaceniks that the world would one day be free of nuclear weapons. And it was the fear of many ...

  • Ross, Peters, Marchbank big winners at Mount Allison awards night

    SACKVILLE, N.B. — Mount Allison University held its annual athletic awards night last evening. Major awards were presented to football great ...

  • Intolerance speaks for itself

    Ann Coulter might be dead wrong in her views, yet she won a battle Tuesday night. A darling of the extreme right wing agenda in the United ...

  • Sorry says it all and then some

    An apology from the provincial Liberal leader regarding the expense scandal involving MLAs is appreciated. Not only did Stephen McNeil offer the ...