Home Column

Column

OP-ED: Sackville Wilderness Park Now

We need nature now more than ever. If there's one lesson to take away from these challenging times of lockdowns and social distancing, it’s the importance of natural spaces for our physical and mental...

COLUMN: COVID19 changed things

COVID19 really changed things. In some ways it added a lot to our lives. New skills learned. New hobbies, or time to return to old hobbies that have fallen off of our radars.  Our relationships...

COLUMN: Wealth advice from Jennifer Rideout, Assante Capital

How to Reduce Your Portfolio’s Volatility In a prior post, we likened market volatility to going to the dentist: unpleasant, but ultimately good for you. Volatility brings with it opportunities (often lower stock prices, for...
Laker-editorial

LETTER: Seniors take offence to generalizations in previous letter

To the Editor: REBUTTAL TO LETTER IN LAST MONTH’S ISSUE OF THE LAKER: Letter to the Editor by Alan Joyce and the Fall River Seniors Housing Group. I am a member of The Friendly Group of...

COLUMN: MLA News with MLA Brian Wong

I want to thank the people of Waverley-Fall River-Beaver Bank for electing me as your representative in the Nova Scotia Legislature. I promise to work hard and do my best to find solutions to...
Laker-editorial

Bill’s Blog – December 2018

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! I wish you and your family a holiday season that is filled with happiness and cheer. It is an honour and pleasure to meet and work with many...
Laker-editorial

Bill’s Blog: August

Summer is in full swing and I hope you are enjoying and experiencing beautiful Nova Scotia.  Please be careful in your travels, http://novascotia.ca/tran/roadsafety/roadsafety.asp wherever you are travelling this summer. The bridge is out at Highway...

OPINION: Inquiry and nothing but for victims families, responding officers

The worst mass shooting in modern Canadian history deserves an inquiry. It is as simple as that. Pretty common sense right? Well, it seems the federal and provincial governments disagree. What the provincial and federal governments...

MP’s News & Views: Holiday greetings from MP Darrell Samson

THE YEAR IN REVIEW As 2021 draws to a close, there is much to reflect on.  It was another difficult year for many people in our riding as we faced ongoing challenges from the pandemic....

COLUMN: When the going gets tough, the tough explore their options

This column is submitted by Fall River Law: For a lot of us, when we are faced with conflict our response of to run and bury our heads in the sand and hope that it...
Translate »