The great escape – Alcatraz style

It was like a scene right out of the movie “Escape from Alcatraz.” Last Sunday began like any other typical day at home. After waking...

Tuesday is the new Friday at my house

For most people, a Tuesday night is simply a day after Monday. Like Thursday, it’s almost a useless day on the calendar. Monday is...

Knock. Knock. Knock. Special delivery!

You have likely heard the unofficial creed of the United States Postal Service. For those of you that haven’t, it is “Neither snow, nor...

Curling Club deserve praise for their success

Given the magnitude of the situation, I feel that there is only one word that can sum up and accurately depict what needs to...

When you want to fool a fool

I didn’t think I would ever see the day. Town council has just voted in favour of cutting both residential and commercial property taxes in...

i.Con not make this stuff up

I was afraid this would eventually happen. First came the iMac, then the iPod, the iPad, and the iPhone. So it’s not surprising that there...

I support the president in Pineapplegate

I’m going to stick my neck out here and admit to something. And it may upset some of you, but that is the beauty...

The survival guide to ‘Poop-ageddon’

Oh crap! Those two words pretty much sum things up for me right now. Not because everything is going wrong in life or because I...

Latest census numbers should be a wake up call

“We’re going down.” Those are three words that you never want to hear if you are: 1. On an airplane; 2. On a ship, or;...

Stop the blame game and lead by example

Earlier this week, I found myself staring at the screen, trying to determine just how many zeros I was looking at in a number....