Monthly Archives: November 2011

Album covers come to life!

November 28, 2011

I first posted this when the site crashed and not a lot of people saw it. I thought I’d bring it back up to give everyone something to talk about other than dogs. (Although I may dig up Hag’s” dog column” again.)   I ran across this on Youtube and knew all the Classic Rock […]

Biting Back

November 24, 2011

We were informed last night that the owner of the dogs involved in the attack on Elmwood Ave. are not having the dogs put down, have appealed the Humane Society order and are looking for an alternative placement. The hearing is expected to take place Dec. 21st. Sue Taylor, who lives at the house with her family, […]

Cambridge to Host NDP Leadership Candidates’ Forum

November 24, 2011

The race to succeed Jack Layton will heat up in Cambridge on Dec. 1 as some perceived front-runners are confirmed to speak at the NDP Leadership Candidates’ forum sponsored by the Cambridge NDP.   National NDP president Brian Topp and Toronto MP Peggy Nash will be joined by Quebec MP Romeo Saganash and Nova Scotia […]

The other side of the dog story, Limerick Rd. Revisited and a new Advocate at The Citizen

November 22, 2011

I have had a just very interesting day. I never know who is going to be sent my way next. I mentioned in another thread that the paralegal who had trained me had just moved to town to help her family. I consider her one of my mentors, and the strongest influences in my life […]

Occupy Movement:What’s the point?

November 18, 2011

As the City of Toronto and others are going to court to evict the Occupy Movement from the public parks I don’t know why the protesters even want to continue. What’s the point? What are their conditions to leave the parks? What is it exactly that they are trying to accomplish? My “left wing” ways are well […]

The Last Mission of Halifax bomber LK632

November 17, 2011

In the early afternoon of 18 November 1943, the crew ofHalifaxbomber aircraft LK632, 431 Squadron, had just finished eating their main meal before their preparations for their evening mission. The crew was led by Flight Sergeant Wally F. Burge, Pilot, from the Royal Australian Air Force.  The Bomb Aimer was Jerry Potts from the RAF […]