Sir John A. Macdonald was not only the country’s first prime minister; he was also the last premier of Canada West, what Ontario was called before Confederation.
Leroy Edwards, aged 57, passed away recently in Woodstock, but many Norwich citizens will remember him with appreciation.
The best storms are at night filled with pummeling rain, crashing and rolling thunder and flares of bright lightning. Well OK, it’s great when you are snuggled up at home, not outside or driving, but still, it’s soothing to just sit, listen to and watch the spectacular flourish of a good thunder storm – the reverberations of nature.
Generally, my generation doesn’t understand the feeling of true military sacrifice. I don’t know if my generation or the younger one could handle it.
The president of the United States is very powerful. The so-called leader of the free world has a lot of influence and a great deal of leeway in deciding what to say and do. Donald Trump is exercising this freedom to the max.
All the talk of special prosecutors and the like will not bring the man to book. No amount of dysfunction in the White House will make it stop until early 2019 at best, even though a great deal of damage will have been done by then.
When interim Conservative leader Rona Ambrose took to the stage at the annual parliamentary press gallery dinner last year, the slightly loosened-up audience of scribes braced for a letdown. They had just been treated to an entertaining speech by the country's charismatic new prime minister, including a yoga demonstration by his wife. Ambrose would
It's no surprise most of Quebec's largely nationalist political class kept its distance from France's defeated far-right presidential candidate.
Here's how one of the cable-news experts last week described the job of observing the White House fumbling to explain the FBI director firing.