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They were called in from the glen: Remembering our Great War nursing sisters

A stroll through Lindsay’s Riverside Cemetery is always a rewarding experience for the amateur historian, particularly when they happen upon… Continue reading “They were called in from the glen: Remembering our Great War nursing sisters”

If Ontario Works, boutique tax credits go, Schmale on board with basic income

Haliburton-Kawartha Lakes-Brock Conservative MP Jamie Schmale has clarified his position on basic income, saying he’s all for the pilot if… Continue reading “If Ontario Works, boutique tax credits go, Schmale on board with basic income”

'Lindsay Declaration' on progressive basic income passed by Ontario delegates

‘Lindsay Declaration’ on progressive basic income passed by delegates

Ontario Basic Income Network (OBIN) delegates met in Lindsay recently to assert their vision of what a basic income guarantee… Continue reading “‘Lindsay Declaration’ on progressive basic income passed by delegates”

Senator Art Eggleton: Will Lindsay be the next Dauphin, Manitoba?

One of Canada’s most well-known inequality fighters, Senator Art Eggleton, inspired members of the Ontario Basic Income Network recently who… Continue reading “Senator Art Eggleton: Will Lindsay be the next Dauphin, Manitoba?”

Kawartha Lakes businesses get new digital marketing workshops

Kawartha Lakes’ chambers of commerce have collaborated to put together a digital marketing series designed for ‘main street’ business owners. It’s… Continue reading “Kawartha Lakes businesses get new digital marketing workshops”

Dragon Flies ‘pay it forward’ with gift for new 3D mammography unit

Dragon Flies ‘pay it forward’ with gift for 3D mammography unit

Fifteen years ago, the Dragon Flies Breast Cancer Survivor Group was formed to raise awareness about breast cancer, to share… Continue reading “Dragon Flies ‘pay it forward’ with gift for 3D mammography unit”

Health unit urges citizens to press their MP, MPP to support basic income

In the fight against food insecurity the local health unit says boosting income is the only real solution to helping… Continue reading “Health unit urges citizens to press their MP, MPP to support basic income”