Thunder Bay - Saturday

Thunder Bay – Saturday

Another Marina Park camper.  I had no idea that camping was allowed in the park. More photos of the Dryden 3. Had to take them through the fence because it is now locked up.   If crows snooze, they lose when Common Grackles are around. A wall of roses.  MV Spruceglen MV Lake Ontario   […]

Thunder Bay - Another Possible City Mascot

Thunder Bay – Another Possible City Mascot

Another possible City of Thunder Bay mascot that will not offend anyone. Lots of these things around the city. Previous related post here.

Thunder Bay - Friday

Thunder Bay – Friday

Dig it up….wait several weeks…. Practising yoga?   New future display down at the Alexander Henry.  A former tug that dealt with log booms back in the day. Needs a little TLC. A wall of roses MV Spruceglen MV Lake Ontario MV Isadora   Crows have a tough time in this heat.  They are wearing […]

Thunder Bay - Thursday - First Day Of The Second Half Of 2020

Thunder Bay – Thursday – First Day Of The Second Half Of 2020

  Orange Sulphur butterfly MV Ojibway moving into port MV Spruceglen Common Grackle MV Algoma Sault Redheaded duck.  I’ve never seen one before.   City closes parking area next to fountain/splashpad for entire summer to turn it into fancy parking lot.  Sooo, construction will be going on while the fountain/splashpad is open?  Dust?  Noise? No […]

The World – U.S. Buys Worldwide Stock Of Ineffective SARS CoV-2 Drug

U.S. buys up worldwide stock of remdesivir, drug seen as potential COVID-19 treatment The United States has secured nearly the entire worldwide supply of remdesivir, a drug that’s proven effective for severely ill patients of the novel coronavirus — leaving hardly any for Canada and the rest of the world. The Department of Health and […]

Thunder Bay - Canada Day!

Thunder Bay – Canada Day!

Its also the last day of the first half of the year. Its day 183. After today, there 183 days left in 2020. Happy Canada Day! Open today by appointment only. MV Spruceglen Tug MV Glenada MV Lake Ontario Noticed something in the water.  Not a dead body sooo…. Blood…full of plague cooties! By time […]

Thunder Bay – City Admin Needs To Remember Who They Work For…And Its Not The Contractor

Road crews are working on Canada Day It’s Canada Day, but it’s not a holiday for some construction workers in Thunder Bay. A crew from Bruno’s Contracting was out early on Wednesday morning continuing the re-paving of a stretch of River Street near Grandview Mall. Heavy equipment rumbled along the dug-up south side of the […]

Thunder Bay - Suggestions For Thunder Bay Mascots

Thunder Bay – Suggestions For Thunder Bay Mascots

Seeing how “Thunder” the Thunder Bay Shithawk was not going to “fly” as far as mascots go, I thought about some other possibilities. These are The Opinionated Bastards submissions for the City of Thunder Bay 50th Anniversary mascots for Ms Ca’ Ch’ng’s  consideration. All three are representative of the city as I see it every […]

Thunder Bay - Tuesday - Last Day Of June

Thunder Bay – Tuesday – Last Day Of June

Trash in context Covering all of the bases. Its the otter again. MV Lake Ontario MV Spruceglen MV Johanna G Needs toilet facility Red River Road today  

Thunder Bay - Monday

Thunder Bay – Monday

PPE litter There is no sidewalk on the other side of the street. MV Nadja MV Whistler MV Lake Ontario MV Spruceglen   MV Johanna G Needs toilet facilities The north downtown so far.  Needs toilet facilities.       Baby goose fluff