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Get the flock out of here!
Did someone mention sauce? What’s the difference between feeding a chipmunk and feeding a goose? In Barrie, one is illegal, the other is not. Last year the City passed a bylaw wisely banning the feeding of wildlife, with th...
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Can you dig it?
As Barrie slowly increases waste diversion, with measures like every-other-week trash collection, residents must keep up. And with spring weather finally approaching, composting resumes. In fact, I know at least 4 ways to co...
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What's that? A Fair Elections Act that's actually fair? I'd +1 that!
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I have a rubbing of stone elephants that I inherited from my grandparents, framed on the wall. I think from Indonesia, maybe from a temple or palace. Locals would make & sell rubbings for income.
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Other animals speak out.
What does the Wolf say? In discussions about the human-caused climate crisis, I sometimes see an odd argument: that the world is too large for tiny humans to change a major system like climate. I always find this to be a str...
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See the banned image!
It gets the idea across powerfully, and it gets you banned from advertising in a local publication! People realize we can’t just keep on throwing things away; some embrace it as a value, others simply have to deal with di...
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Here's a bank account with no service fees!
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Come out to our Super-Drive, bring your junk, we'll pay you for it!
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I'm hoping this helps achieve a more proportional voting system, not just instant runoffs in single-seat districts.
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I won't sign it until it includes all of Ontario.
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  • University of Waterloo
    Math & Anthropology, 1989 - 1995
  • Centre Dufferin District High School
    1984 - 1989
  • Centennial Highlands Elementary School
    1978 - 1984
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Urgent: Tell our MPs to vote to STOP the Canada-China FIPA!
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Politicians across Canada are spending your money dishonestly, wastefully, and for themselves and their political parties!! But with your he

Action needed now to protect green jobs | Green Party of Ontario
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