Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "Are You On the Voters List"

Information for VOTERS Who is eligible to vote in Haldimand County? A person is entitled to be an elector in a municipal election if, on voting day, he or she •is 18 years of age•a Canadian citizen•resides in Haldimand County or is the owner or tenant of land in Haldimand County, or the spouse of ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "Are You On the Voters List"

Information for VOTERS Who is eligible to vote in Haldimand County? A person is entitled to be an elector in a municipal election if, on voting day, he or she •is 18 years of age•a Canadian citizen•resides in Haldimand County or is the owner or tenant of land in Haldimand County, or the spouse of ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "Are You On the Voters List"

Information for VOTERS Who is eligible to vote in Haldimand County? A person is entitled to be an elector in a municipal election if, on voting day, he or she •is 18 years of age•a Canadian citizen•resides in Haldimand County or is the owner or tenant of land in Haldimand County, or the spouse of ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "MPP Toby Barrett on the Green Energy Act"

For Immediate Release: April 14, 2010 Unmuzzle community concerns on wind power: Barrett HN MPP voices support to return Planning Act powers to municipalities QUEEN’S PARK – MPP Toby Barrett says it was a mistake to take away municipal oversight powers when it comes to green energy projects like wind farms. To that end, Barrett ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "MPP Toby Barrett on the Green Energy Act"

For Immediate Release: April 14, 2010 Unmuzzle community concerns on wind power: Barrett HN MPP voices support to return Planning Act powers to municipalities QUEEN’S PARK – MPP Toby Barrett says it was a mistake to take away municipal oversight powers when it comes to green energy projects like wind farms. To that end, Barrett ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "MPP Toby Barrett on the Green Energy Act"

For Immediate Release: April 14, 2010 Unmuzzle community concerns on wind power: Barrett HN MPP voices support to return Planning Act powers to municipalities QUEEN’S PARK – MPP Toby Barrett says it was a mistake to take away municipal oversight powers when it comes to green energy projects like wind farms. To that end, Barrett ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "The Flood One Year Later"

I am trying to do a bit of catch up. This article was in the Chronicle at the end of February. Thanks Cathy for a great story. The Flood –One Year LaterBy CATHY PELLETIER , CHRONICLE STAFF WRITER It was Friday the 13th, 2009 when the Grand River awakened from its winter hibernation and began ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "The Flood One Year Later"

I am trying to do a bit of catch up. This article was in the Chronicle at the end of February. Thanks Cathy for a great story. The Flood –One Year LaterBy CATHY PELLETIER , CHRONICLE STAFF WRITER It was Friday the 13th, 2009 when the Grand River awakened from its winter hibernation and began ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "The Flood One Year Later"

I am trying to do a bit of catch up. This article was in the Chronicle at the end of February. Thanks Cathy for a great story. The Flood –One Year LaterBy CATHY PELLETIER , CHRONICLE STAFF WRITER It was Friday the 13th, 2009 when the Grand River awakened from its winter hibernation and began ...

bastard.logic: Cameron Tories Quietly Castigate Single Mothers: J.K. Rowling Brings Teh Pwn

by matttbastard A kinder, gentler Conservative Party (UK)? That’s certainly the image Conservative leader David Cameron has been desperate to project ever since he took the reigns of the so-called ’nasty party’.  But Harry Potter impresario (and single parent) J.K. Rowling isn’t buying the Tory’s New Labour Lite makeover. Rowling notes that despite the fuzzy rhetoric, Cameron’s Tories exhibit the same ...

The Roundhouse: The Public Accounts Committee and the casual abuse of power

Politics here in Alberta is certainly lively, both in ways that the rest of Canada will envy, like the recent profusion in parties and movements, and in ways less good, like today’s stupidity in the Public Accounts Committee of the Alberta Legislature. To be brief I will quote the Edmonton Journal article linked below:”Edmonton-Gold Bar ...

JimBobby Sez: Harper (once again) displays dangerous ignorance on nuclear file

Whooee! Well, friends an’ foes, Pryminister Harper was up on his hindlegs yammerin’ about nuclear safety an’ how Canada’s gonna help save the world by sendin’ 50% of our stockpile of highly enriched uranium (HEU, i.e. weapons-grade uranium) over to the USA.In fairness, Harper did mention that he’s not an expert with regard to nuclear ...

The Wheatsheaf: This and that, here and there

The lack of inspiration, motivation, and recreation to complete a blog entry with any degree of analytical thought prevents a lengthy post. Rather here is a summary of thoughts on recent topics. Guergis and Jaffer – the power couple we love to hate:I am sick of this news story. The salacious gossip has news media ...

AngryFrenchGuy: Michel Chartrand 1916 – 2010 Canada had Trudeau. We had a real man.

February 16th 1971. Union leader Michel Chartrand, imprisoned without cause like hundreds of other innocents during the October Crisis, gets out of Parthenais Jail. Filed under: AngryFrenchGuy Speaks!

Illuminated By Street Lamps: Giambrone Exits Municipal Election

(Photo: Giambrone‘s City of Toronto councillor profile photo)I’ve got to say, I didn’t see this one coming. Adam Giambrone, the TTC chairperson cooked by a sex scandal a few months ago, is out of the 2010 election altogether, he confirmed late tonight on his Twitter feed.“I’ve decided not to run for re-election in Ward 18 ...

A. Picazo: Afghanistan Beyond 2011 – It’s A Done Deal

It’s official: Canada will remain in Afghanistan beyond the mission’s scheduled conclusion in 2011. The confirmation came Saturday; Defence minister Peter MacKay acknowledging that Canada will play a ‘non-combat’ role in Afghanistan beyond the 2011 withdrawal of combat forces. MacKay stressed he’d work “within the parameters of the parliamentary motion which states very clearly that ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "Open House for the new Dunnville Arena"

NOTICE OF PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE Dunnville Single Pad Arena, Walking Track & Ground Floor Community Centre Plans. The Corporation of Haldimand County will be presenting the floor plans, building renderings and site plan for the new single pad arena, walking track and ground floor community centre in Dunnville. Construction is tentatively scheduled to commence in ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "Open House for the new Dunnville Arena"

NOTICE OF PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE Dunnville Single Pad Arena, Walking Track & Ground Floor Community Centre Plans. The Corporation of Haldimand County will be presenting the floor plans, building renderings and site plan for the new single pad arena, walking track and ground floor community centre in Dunnville. Construction is tentatively scheduled to commence in ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "Open House for the new Dunnville Arena"

NOTICE OF PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE Dunnville Single Pad Arena, Walking Track & Ground Floor Community Centre Plans. The Corporation of Haldimand County will be presenting the floor plans, building renderings and site plan for the new single pad arena, walking track and ground floor community centre in Dunnville. Construction is tentatively scheduled to commence in ...

Illuminated By Street Lamps: Smitherman Train Appears Off The Tracks – Likely Temporarily

The Toronto Star and The Globe and Mail report today that George Smitherman’s campaign manager Jeff Bangs has resigned. Find the Star story here.Find the Globe story here. (Photo: Wikipedia, released into public domain)The Star story says Bangs resigned to spend more time with his family. It also quotes him as having admitted to past ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "Haldimand County 100k Club"

Every Year Ontario Municipalities are legislated to make public any employee of a local Municipality that is paid $100,000.00 or more a year. This is the amount that is on the individuals T4 slip for tax purposes. I have been waiting for the local newspapers to report these findings as I know that these numbers ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "Haldimand County 100k Club"

Every Year Ontario Municipalities are legislated to make public any employee of a local Municipality that is paid $100,000.00 or more a year. This is the amount that is on the individuals T4 slip for tax purposes. I have been waiting for the local newspapers to report these findings as I know that these numbers ...

Haldimand's Unheard Voice: Haldimand "Haldimand County 100k Club"

Every Year Ontario Municipalities are legislated to make public any employee of a local Municipality that is paid $100,000.00 or more a year. This is the amount that is on the individuals T4 slip for tax purposes. I have been waiting for the local newspapers to report these findings as I know that these numbers ...

Andy Lehrer's Firebrand blog: Heaven and earth unmoved

Despite Sheila Ward’s promise to “move heaven and earth to have The Shepherd’s Granddaughter taken off the school library shelves” the Toronto District School Board announced yesterday that they have rejected the demand by Brian Henry and B’nai Brith that the book be withdrawn. According to TDSB official Lloyd McKell: We believe as staff, that ...

Canadian Firebrand: Heaven and earth unmoved

Despite Sheila Ward’s promise to “move heaven and earth to have The Shepherd’s Granddaughter taken off the school library shelves” the Toronto District School Board announced yesterday that they have rejected the demand by Brian Henry and B’nai Brith that the book be withdrawn. According to TDSB official Lloyd McKell: We believe as staff, that ...