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LETTER: Cancer patients like Denise Wade deserve better

LETTER: Cancer patients like Denise Wade deserve better

Dear Editor: Re: 'Fighting for her life': Local woman holding protest outside MPPs office Denise Wades’ cancer treatment will soon cost her $10,000 a month? Every year there is the Terry Fox Run, bicycle, run and walk marathons, kids in front yard’s
LETTER: Words matter when you lose a loved one

LETTER: Words matter when you lose a loved one

Dear Editor: I very recently lost my dear sweet mother who was 98-years-old. I would like to extend some words of advice if I may.
LETTER: City must take environmental and climate efforts seriously

LETTER: City must take environmental and climate efforts seriously

Dear Editor, I attended Vegfest last weekend (Aug 6), as did several hundred others. However, despite having both food and drink stands at the event there was not a single recycling bin there for the entire eight hours.

LETTER: How you can help save threatened bird populations

Dear Editor: We’ve all experienced it – a sudden, jarring thud against the window, signalling yet another bird collision. If the bird is lucky and not flying at high speeds, it might recover after a few minutes.

LETTER: 'It should not take a Deputy Fire Chief to tell the police when to activate the sirens'

Dear Editor: In a recent Sarnia Journal article, “ Brutal storm categorized as an EF0 downburst in Sarnia/Point Edward ,” it was reported that the Sarnia Emergency Planner’s position was declared redundant and that his duties would be turned over to
GUEST COLUMN: How a rock and a little paint can unite a community

GUEST COLUMN: How a rock and a little paint can unite a community

Nadine Wark By Nadine Wark The name Rocky brings a few memories to mind, such as someone’s nickname or the name of a dog.
LETTER: Do your part to maintain your property

LETTER: Do your part to maintain your property

Dear Editor: As a frequent walker, I find it disturbing that homeowners do not prune their trees on their property and the boulevards. I am being hit in the face by the low limbs and in some cases the low branches hang into the street.
LETTER: Time to act now on homelessness

LETTER: Time to act now on homelessness

Dear Editor: I fully support the Rotarians' spokesperson Mr. Kooy's motion to develop affordable housing in the near vacant parking lot on Victoria St. Despite some reasonable objections from Coun.
LETTER: Bridge closure causes headache

LETTER: Bridge closure causes headache

Dear Sir/Madam: Bridges, like most other structures, need regular thorough inspection and maintenance. Our Blue Water Bridge is no exception. We are lucky, that our bridge is composed of two independent units.
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