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Kia Nurse
Late in the game, Canadian Kia Nurse celebrates a point. Canada beat the United States 81-73 in the women's gold medal game in basketball at the Pan...
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Kia Nurse does Hamilton proud

Gordon Cameron

Nurse is just 19, but she has the poise of a veteran. Coming from a sports family — father Richard...

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Editorial | Jul 23, 2015
Downtown Hamilton

The death knell of Hamilton's de-amalgamation dreams

No surprise, there remain growing pains as this older municipality adapts to a swiftly changing economic and cultural...

Dundas Star News
Editorial | Jul 16, 2015
Hamilton City Hall

Hamilton and the province need to build a better election finance enforcement system

Hamilton has come a long way from the time in 2004 when former Dundas councillor Joanna Chapman had to fight and claw her way...

Ancaster News
Editorial | Jul 09, 2015
Tim Hortons Field

The true Pan Am Games legacy for Hamilton

At the time the sales pitch was Hamilton was to receive the second largest amount of funding behind Toronto, to help...

Stoney Creek News
Editorial | Jul 03, 2015
Canada Post super mailboxes

Hamilton city council's decision to continue court fight against Canada Post is pure politics

Last week council approved spending $75,000 to use an outside lawyer to launch an appeal against Canada Post. Their argument...

Hamilton Mountain News
Editorial | Jun 24, 2015
HAMILTON POLICE

Actions of Hamilton Police officers show disrespect to residents

After seven members of the high-profile Hamilton Police ACTION squad, which patrols in downtown Hamilton on their bicycles,...

Stoney Creek News
Editorial | Jun 18, 2015

It's a real shame about the Senate

As it was initially designed, the Senate was supposed to be a place of “sober second thought” which would be free from all...

Dundas Star News
Jun 11, 2015

Closing the democratic divide with ranked ballots

Why should a frustrated populace participate in a system where they believe the system is biased in favour of the incumbent...

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Jun 04, 2015

Will the economic benefits of the LRT spread beyond downtown Hamilton?

If you were anywhere near downtown Hamilton last week, you might of heard the popping of Champagne corks at the Liberal...

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May 28, 2015

Hamilton council fast and furious over cars and guns

Ask any councillor, or traffic official about the biggest fear residents in upper Stoney Creek, or Ancaster face and they...

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May 27, 2015

New money for arts and community groups leads to feeding frenzy for councillors

It should come as no surprise to taxpayers that when you put a large amount of money in front of politicians, a feeding...

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May 14, 2015

The battle between teachers and Queen's Park that never ends

So why are public school teachers continuing to fight a cause they lost years ago?

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May 07, 2015

Is Hamilton's integrity commissioner worth the money?

Are Hamiltonians getting their money’s worth when it comes to the work being done by the integrity commissioner when, for the...

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Apr 30, 2015

Hamilton vs. Canada Post and its super mailboxes

Canada Post believes it is free of all municipal constraints under the Canada Post Corporation Act and can do what it likes...

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Apr 23, 2015

Proposed Horizon Utilities merger won't stop electricity price shocks

As Ontario Energy Minister Bob Chiarelli was in Hamilton touting the benefits of a proposed merger between Horizon Utilities...

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Apr 16, 2015

Hamilton needs to review its wards, in spite of the pain it may cause

The lack of democracy for a large section of Hamiltonians has been apparent to all. Hamilton Mountain councillors have...

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Apr 09, 2015

City wastes time instead of improving Hamilton's waste diversion rate

The problem has been introducing and enforcing programs against other waste culprits such as the industrial commercial and...

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