You have to love our municipal representatives. Back on May 2, there was a big announcement that Tbaytel was going to be giving Thunder Bay $20 million. The annual fixed dividend payment is $17 million but that has become a minimum. Often, the dividend payment is higher than that. That money is supposedly funnelled into the […]
Oooooooo. The life rings are up!!! I love the felt marker lettering. It just wreaks of class. City of TBay…..you gotta love it.
It turns out that after discovering that the mandocello could not be sold, pawned or used, the thieving bastard left it leaning against a tree in Waverley Park where it was found. The instrument and owner had a tearful and very moving reunion. All is well in the world….except, of course, City of Thunder Bay […]
Someone stole Mr. Robert’s mandocello. The two were together for around 40 years until some lower Thunder Bay lifeform changed all that. If someone sees any mandocello anywhere, please call the police . Thieving bastard.
Checking out the latest copy of Thunder Bay Experience magazine…The Waterfront Issue. Inside, the article describes the two steel beacons as waterfront icons. As far as I know, icons are things that appear on souvenirs. I tried to imagine what a couple of souvenirs may look like adorned with this icon. Sleeping Giant…watch your back. There’s […]
The Fountain/Splash Pad Nazi was busy this weekend. Some families were wading around in the water on Saturday. Having fun. Can’t have that. Signs went up on Sunday. Evidently fun in Thunder Bay is restricted to a specific period. Opening day is “soon”. Soon? This is actually a fountain with a wading pool. No colour. […]
Yup. Worth every penny. The City of Thunder Bay obviously has been told a long time ago that money was forthcoming. Not having a Plan B without such assurance would be…well…stupid.
Tim Commisso said places like Goderich and Peterborough used the same funding initiatives during recent disasters in those cities, which net the municipalities up to $12 million once the money was matched. “We need this declaration made sooner than later. Goderich was done in one day and we’re on day nine here now so it’s […]