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Gord Bowes
May 28, 2015 | Add Comment | Hamilton Mountain News

Bad customer service? Vote with your feet

Gord Bowes

In this day and age, I don’t understand how a business owner can take any customer for granted. Yes,...

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Columns | May 28, 2015

COMMUNITY COLUMNIST: Here’s the best transit system for Hamilton

The older I get, the closer I gravitate toward public transit and less to a car.

Hamilton Mountain News | by Lucio Palazzo
Columns | May 26, 2015
Gordon Cameron

Hamilton Police Service's professionalism on display during arrest

Where sensible, sane people would have stayed put, we two journalists sprang from the SUV with almost the same vigour as the...

Stoney Creek News | by Gordon Cameron
Columns | May 14, 2015
Gordon Cameron

Alberta NDP win is in keeping with the province's past

Back when I lived in Alberta in the early 2000s finding someone who would even consider voting New Democrat was like finding...

Dundas Star News | by Gordon Cameron
Columns | May 13, 2015

COMMUNITY COLUMNIST: The environment is everyone’s responsibility

The St. Marguerite community has fully embraced the Ontario EcoSchool’s program for the last nine years, attaining six gold...

Hamilton Mountain News | by Lucy Hunt
Columns | May 12, 2015
MPP Ted McMeekin

Ted McMeekin Column: Liberals make historic investment with 2015 budget

The Ontario government has released the 2015 budget, which makes possible an historic investment in infrastructure to...

Dundas Star News
Columns | May 08, 2015

GROWING GREEN: Add some edibles to your pots and urns

Consider adding veggies to your decorative pots to add drama, texture, colour and taste to your outdoor eating area.

Hamilton Mountain News
May 07, 2015

Twenty years on, veterans of the Second World War are fading fast

They were a diverse group. Some were old and hunched or confined to wheelchairs, while others looked almost too young to have...

Ancaster News | Add Comment | by Gordon Cameron
May 07, 2015

MP DAVID SWEET COLUMN: Canada in strong position

The federal budget was announced on April 21 and it is good news for our country’s finances, job growth, our economy and...

Dundas Star News | 1 Comment | by David Sweet
May 07, 2015

COMMUNITY COLUMNIST: Pharmacists offer more than just pills these days

Most people are familiar with the pharmacist who dispense their prescription medications and counsel them on the proper use...

Hamilton Mountain News | Add Comment
Apr 30, 2015

Twenty years on, memories of Teen Tour Band's tour to Holland still joyous

Twenty years ago today, I was in the midst of one of the happiest periods of my life. I was 19, I’d been accepted to my first...

Ancaster News | Add Comment | by Gordon Cameron
Apr 29, 2015

Team Canada uniforms for Pan Am Games all red, white and black

The Toronto Star's Vinay Menon says our athletes will look like ultrapatriotic hip hop stars ready to keep it real in bright...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Vinay Menon
Apr 29, 2015

THE SKY THIS MONTH: Astrophotographer Kerry-Ann Lecky Hepburn shares secrets to great star photos

At the next meeting of the Hamilton Amateur Astronomers, award-winning astrophotographer Kerry-Ann Lecky Hepburn will reveal...

Hamilton Mountain News | Add Comment | by Mario Carr
Apr 28, 2015

COMMUNITY COLUMNIST: Dream of helping Ghana schools remains alive

I met Dora Anie at a social event sometime in 2005 after she had just returned from her homeland of Ghana. As I was looking...

Hamilton Mountain News | Add Comment
Apr 23, 2015

Welcome to Hamilton Community News' new home on the web

Like our old paper design, our old website was serviceable, but unspectacular. It didn’t provide users with the best possible...

Dundas Star News | Add Comment | by Gordon Cameron
Apr 22, 2015

Thanks for your patience with the King Street reconstruction in Stoney Creek

Traffic flow will be maintained along King Street

Stoney Creek News | Add Comment | by Doug Conley, Ward 9 councillor
Apr 21, 2015

LLOYD FERGUSON COLUMN: Conscience won’t allow support for spending hikes

After months of discussions over the city’s 2015 operating budget – which was approved by council on April 8 – I found...

Ancaster News | Add Comment | by Lloyd Ferguson

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