• Harper: A Pragmatic and Savvy Prime Minister

    By Larry McLennanPublished: Sept 13, 2015 STEPHEN Harper is much better than his alternatives, that is Thomas Mulcair or Justin Trudeau. In my several decades ofRead More

    The Cost of Freedom

    No matter what happens to you, there is always an impact upon others, and often with high financial costs.

    I Say…Squamish Schools, Go Digital

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    By Lindsay Nevison Published: Sept 9, 2015   MOVING a new place isn’t a new thing for our family as I grew up with aRead More

    I Say…Come, Let’s Quilt

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    Whether travelling or reading a quilting magazine, my interest is always piqued in new ideas and trends in the world of quilting textiles. Our quilting guild shares our activities on our website https://squamishquilters.wordpress.com/ Come visit us, first Wednesday every month.

    Schools: Every Parent Can Contribute

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    THERE is a lot of important work to be done in our schools that our principals and teachers need support with. What I know in my head and heart is every single parent can truly make a meaningful contribution.

    The Goal and the Challenge

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    THE GREAT Canadian Ride is a road-cycling relay across Canada organized by the francophone school board. Almost every province has a section of about 300 km. Teens from grade 8 to grade 12 in francophone schools across Canada can apply to participate in one of the sections.

    LNG Taxes: Far from a Drop in the Bucket

    IT’S NOT clear exactly how much Woodfibre LNG will pay in taxes but we do know that the taxes the company will generate will be significant.

    Cost Outweigh LNG Tax Benefits

    Woodfibre LNG has already low-balled us, and the government has shown how they respond. We cannot consider only short-term fiscal rewards of operations in Squamish. We must look at all costs. Tax is tax; we all pay the bill.