Is it a LOL matter?

Added: Thu, 06/19/2014 - 11:08am

According to the Canadian Wireless Telecommunications Association, Canadians exchange about 270 million text messages and 2.2 million        multimedia messages every day. read more »

The environment is our responsibility too

Added: Thu, 06/05/2014 - 9:00am

Canadian Environment Week takes place from June 1-7 this year with the theme of “Strengthening our environment today for   tomorrow.” On their website, Environment Canada says the Canadian government is taking steps to preserve and enhance the natural environment through     science, such as maintaining air and water quality, and by creating a game plan fo read more »

Paying more to bring home the bacon

Added: Thu, 05/22/2014 - 1:22pm

Surviving the renovation and clean-up season

Added: Wed, 05/07/2014 - 10:17pm

As spring arrives with warmer temperatures, home owners inevitably start looking around their homes and properties and consider what improvements are needed and what work needs to be done. read more »

We can breathe now…

Added: Wed, 04/23/2014 - 9:03pm

After 18 months of Parti Quebecois rule, Quebec experienced a shift in leadership after the recent         elections. The PQ finished with just 30 seats and 25.4% of the popular vote, a 7% drop from the 2012 elections. The Liberals won a majority with 70 seats and 41.5% of the popular vote, an increase of 10% from 2012. read more »

Your genuinely bilingual media

Added: Wed, 04/09/2014 - 11:56pm

Late last year, the Journal undertook a change to its layout; bilingual pages were added. This replaced the former structure where pages were either strictly French or English. read more »

Cutting off our tongue to spite our face?

Added: Wed, 03/26/2014 - 9:07pm

Social media websites are about the free exchange of thoughts and passions between individuals. What about      businesses that have a Facebook page? Are they allowed the same expression and do their pages have an official language? read more »

Better to make a little on a lot?

Added: Wed, 03/12/2014 - 8:23pm

Late last year, Canada Post announced changes for the new year, which included eliminating door-to-door delivery in urban centres across Canada over the next five years, increasing the price of a stamp from 65 cents to $1, and cutting 6,000 to 8,000 jobs in an attempt to return the Corporation to financial stability by 2019. read more »

There are more victims than we think

Added: Wed, 02/26/2014 - 8:31pm

Over the course of the last few months, several stories of Pontiac residents and businesses losing their belongings to robbery have crossed my desk. The robberies have included everything from woodworking tools, welders, and mechanical tools to gas from   peoples’ parked vehicles (page 8) and food from local food banks. read more »

A cautionary word

Added: Wed, 02/12/2014 - 8:07pm

Many people believe that Valentines Day is a day that sends shivers up men’s spines, and warms women’s hearts. However, are there not countless men who enjoy expressing their love and devotion to their partners and countless women who wouldn’t mind wiping the day off the calendar? read more »