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Columns | Jul 31, 2015

THE SKY THIS MONTH: Perfect conditions for Perseid Meteor Shower

This year, the Perseid Meteor Shower will peak 2 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 13, under a moonless sky. The absence of any glare...

Hamilton Mountain News | by Mario Carr
City Hall | Jul 28, 2015

COMMUNITY COLUMNIST: Hamilton's high taxes, low service levels

Municipal politics has had a weird feeling to it for a while. Something just doesn’t feel right. We know we are overtaxed....

Hamilton Mountain News | by Robert Cooper
Columns | Jul 22, 2015
Ancaster councillor Lloyd Ferguson

LLOYD FERGUSON COLUMN: Meadowlands leash-free park to honour Cpl. Cirillo

After meeting with the Cirillo family and his unit – the Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders – members of the facility naming...

Ancaster News
Columns | Jul 21, 2015

COMMUNITY COLUMNIST: Hot real estate market offers mixed blessings

If you’ve been paying attention to headlines recently, you know that the Hamilton real estate market has been pretty hot. The...

Hamilton Mountain News
Home and Garden | Jul 21, 2015

GROWING GREEN: Try organic pest controls

Chunks torn from your hosta leaves? Kale with more holes than Swiss cheese? Before bringing out the toxic sprays, try...

Hamilton Mountain News
Columns | Jul 16, 2015
Gordon Cameron

Hamilton's at-risk youth bravely share their stories through film

There was no typical story, no common thread beyond the fact that somewhere their lives took a turn and that they are now...

Dundas Star News | by Gordon Cameron
Jul 16, 2015

Stoney Creek's Kevin Lytwyn: ‘This is definitely the biggest medal I’ve got’

24-year-old gymnast native wins silver on the horizontal bar

Hamilton Spectator | Add Comment | by Scott Radley
Jul 14, 2015

COMMUNITY COLUMNIST: Exciting changes taking place at the HWDSB

We have reached the end of another successful school year. Thanks to students, parents and staff for another great year in...

Hamilton Mountain News | Add Comment
Jul 13, 2015

Why older investors are smarter – up to a point: Mayers

Popular wisdom has it that older investors are better at it because of their experience. A study founds that’s true, but just...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Adam Mayers
Jul 13, 2015

Burlington paddler challenges competition to Rio Olympic rematch

‘He beat me on my water and now I’m going to try and beat him on his.’ — Mark Oldershaw

Hamilton Spectator | Add Comment | by Steve Milton
Jul 10, 2015

MILTON: Oldershaw takes the Maple Leaf to heart

They say it's impossible to feel more Canadian than when you're outside of the country, representing it.

Hamilton Spectator | Add Comment | by Steve Milton
Jul 09, 2015

Economy strong but not immune to global forces, Joe Oliver says: Mayers

Canada’s economy may be slowing, but it will still grow this year and we’re well placed to withstand global turmoil, federal...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Adam Mayers
Jul 09, 2015

Getting to consensus is an almost impossible task, but the process is worth the effort

Hamilton is a large and diverse city. We have farmers and urbanites. We have minimum-wage workers and billionaires. We have...

Dundas Star News | Add Comment | by Gordon Cameron
Jul 09, 2015

Pan Am Games are here

As we finally gear into summer and the Pan Am Games, I want to encourage everyone to take an opportunity to enjoy the games...

Stoney Creek News | Add Comment | by Maria Pearson
Jul 08, 2015

Mayers: In a week of economic mayhem, should we worry?

Bad news has many wondering whether after seven years of a limping recovery, it’s all about to get worse again

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Adam Mayers
Jul 07, 2015

COMMUNITY COLUMNIST: The Mountain is a living museum of natural history

We call it the “Mountain,” but we really know better, don’t we? But, hey, just because our Mountain may not measure up to a...

Hamilton Mountain News | Add Comment | by Gord Bowes

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