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Guest column: A good moment at Kinistinâw Park

Guest column: A good moment at Kinistinâw Park

You’re bummed out. I get it. I’m bummed out, too. The pandemic is emptying out our happiness accounts and running up a deficit of glum. I should not speak for everyone. City Councillor Andrew Knack, I swear, has never had a bad day. I deeply resent that about him 🙂 At any rate, it is a

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An ode to kind Gracelynn

An ode to kind Gracelynn

Kindness is an energy source. Unleashed, it bounces around the universe and back, like an echo. That is the message I carry with me when invited to speak at City Hall School. Visiting City Hall School is one of the best things about being a city councillor. It’s like recess for politicians. Sadly, without the

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An SOS to Ottawa: stop the harm

An SOS to Ottawa: stop the harm

Let me begin with a thank you for reading this far. Mental illness and addiction are passions of mine. Yes, you might call it a bias, rather than a passion. My lived experience as a user of alcohol left me with strong opinions, which you might not share. Heck, many people in recovery likely don’t

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