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Canada - Who Really Runs This Country?

Canada – Who Really Runs This Country?

Who really runs this country? If you answered parliament or government , then you are naive. Very naive.  Maybe stupid too.  Probably more stupid than naive. With the Temporary Foreign Workers Program in the news, I wondered just how that type of program would come to be?  A very business friendly program that, until last year. […]

Thunder Bay - A City That Is Rusting And Rotting Away

Thunder Bay – A City That Is Rusting And Rotting Away

A four-meter lamp post toppled to the ground outside Victoriaville Centre in Thunder Bay yesterday afternoon, narrowly missing a pedestrian.  “We were just standing by the post there, me and my buddy, and it … just fell over and almost hit me,” he said. Whew…could have been worse. The falling pole might have hit an expensive […]

Thunder Bay - The Thunder Bay Way

Thunder Bay – The Thunder Bay Way

OK. New benches were installed along the stretch of Algoma Street located between Bay Street and Cornwall.  This space next to the Madhouse Tavern/new bus shelter at the intersection of Bay and Algoma Streets had an existing bench located there.  Has been there for years and years. So, you install the new bench in front […]

Thunder Bay - Whats Behind Me Is Not Important

Thunder Bay – Whats Behind Me Is Not Important

Included in the resolution is close to $2.5 million in a deficit management strategy, where different departments found savings from non-essential spending. These included measures such as a hiring freeze on all non-essential positions, reduction of travel budgets and postponing or cancelling some projects and programs. Council also approved more than $1.6 million in cost […]