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Frost out, Celebrations in, as basic income meeting adapts to college strike

Frost out, Celebrations in, as basic income meeting adapts to college strike

The Ontario Basic Income Network (OBIN) is in town this week and has organized a free public discussion on basic… Continue reading “Frost out, Celebrations in, as basic income meeting adapts to college strike”

School board official responds to employer’s criticisms of education today

A superintendent of learning at the local school board is urging employers to reflect on the great students they have… Continue reading “School board official responds to employer’s criticisms of education today”

Bruce Cockburn headlines Academy in May

Folk rocker Bruce Cockburn headlines Academy Theatre in May

Few recording artists are as creative and prolific as Canada’s Bruce Cockburn, who headlines Lindsay’s Academy Theatre on May 4…. Continue reading “Folk rocker Bruce Cockburn headlines Academy Theatre in May”

Mariposa Dairy, Armada Toolworks create new jobs with Provincial grants

Mariposa Dairy struggles to find young adults who want to work five days a week

Have jobs, will train. One of the Lindsay area’s largest private employers, Mariposa Dairy, is having trouble finding committed employees… Continue reading “Mariposa Dairy struggles to find young adults who want to work five days a week”

Two Kawartha Lakes paramedics receive exemplary service medals

Two Kawartha Lakes’ paramedics receive exemplary service medals

Gene Pugliese and Mike Neville, two Kawartha Lakes paramedics, recently walked away with exemplary service medals from the Ontario Association… Continue reading “Two Kawartha Lakes’ paramedics receive exemplary service medals”

More ‘working poor’ in need of Lindsay’s homeless shelter

More ‘working poor’ in need of Lindsay’s homeless shelter

At Lindsay’s homeless shelter, more people are driving themselves to get there these days. That’s not a good sign according… Continue reading “More ‘working poor’ in need of Lindsay’s homeless shelter”

Frost students out in cold as union fights precarious work

Frost students out in cold as union fights precarious work

It’s 8:40 am on the coldest day of fall so far this year. There should be scores of students entering… Continue reading “Frost students out in cold as union fights precarious work”