Embarrassed by lack of action

Editor: In reference to the inhumane conditions at Huronia Guest House in Stayner, the abdication of responsibility on the part of the regulators makes me embarrassed as a citizen. To suggest that the property standards bylaws could not be enforced over the years is a joke. History says that [...]

To the lovely Creemore folk,

Editor: The horrendous fire of the old Sovereign on Dec. 1 was indescribably devastating, as a resident of that charming and old building, and as a community member. My home was gone, my possessions were gone, my life in Creemore felt gone, and life was a blur. The outpouring of support from so [...]

R&R the whole year through

I really cherish the time after the holidays when you never really know what day it is, and there are less responsibilities and commitments than ‘regular’ life. I find during this time my heart rate slows down, I sleep deeper and actually feel more refreshed. Personally, I want to carry this [...]

Tragedies highlight housing crisis

In this region there is a serious lack of attainable rental housing options. This is nothing new, but the housing gap continues to widen, escalating the problem. Two recent events have shone a light on the extreme housing crisis in our area. A community has a serious problem when there are no [...]

Blessed to have caring, sharing community

This year’s blast of winter made the 21st Creemore Community Christmas Dinner a bit more challenging: some from further away could not travel to the Legion, while others could not follow their plans and decided to stay home. This meant a lot of last-minute cancellations and additions to our [...]