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  • Flu fears at summer camp

    With several Ontario children's camps experiencing problems with sick campers it would not be too much of a surprise if many parents refrain from ...

  • Striking a chord with United Air

    He's a well-known musician in these parts, but Dave Carroll extended those boundaries with his song and video, 'United Breaks Guitars.' He also ...

  • Concessions for a necessary evil

    If video lottery terminals are a necessary evil, and if we cannot do without the $150 million-plus in annual revenue they bring to our province's ...

  • Your home and native land

    It just wouldn't be Canada Day without the token debates over cultural identity and estimations of our collective patriotism as Canadians by our ...

  • Tragedy should spark safeguards

    Without diminishing the tragedy of a couple waiting for days to be rescued on a mountainside, the latest development is troublesome in another ...

  • Objections over fanaticism

    Some Canadians, it seems, will not be content until they are no longer Canadians. On Sunday the Parti Quebecois unveiled its newest strategy to ...

  • While you were sleeping

    Proposed changes to the Criminal Code of Canada are flying low on the public's radar, being presented as a mere curio by the media rather than ...

  • Wasting time on Green Party

    When the Green Party of Nova Scotia fails to make a dent at the polls it won't be because they had a weak platform. The Green's failure won't ...

  • Who will mend our broken ERs?

    In almost every election since the early 1990s political leaders have claimed to have the solution for what's ailing Nova Scotia's failing ...

  • But what about the kids?

    We can expect some good old-fashioned politics after Nova Scotia selects its government June 9. A minority government for either side is ...