New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “Hope”

I was on my way to church; clerical collar in place around my neck and a prepared sermon in my head. After backing the...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – ‘This is Us?”

“THIS IS US?” I know those soggy maple leaves, no longer hidden by snow, remain un-raked. I confess the wind-scattered lawn furniture has not yet...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “STATESMEN OR POLITICIANS?”

“Ask not what you can do for your country; ask what your country can do for you.” This twisting of John F. Kennedy’s most powerful sentence...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “GIVING THANKS”

“The tongue has the power of life and death.” (Proverbs 18:21) This powerful statement from the Hebrew Bible has a special relevance as we celebrate...

A failing grade for South Bruce Peninsula when it comes to the environment

The following information on the continuing saga of Sauble Beach environmental safety was recently submitted to Saugeen Times by concerned residents. The Town of South...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – ‘Come from Away’

Admittedly, it does sound like I missed the point by flying to Newfoundland/Labrador on five separate occasions, yet failing to visit a quaint fishing...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “Bad Guys”

Criminals have been much in the headlines this month. A week ago, the body of convicted sex offender, Jeffrey Epstein, was found hanged in...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “Bad Guys”

Criminals have been much in the news headlines this month. A week ago, the body of convicted sex offender, Jeffrey Epstein, was found hanged...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “OUR MOST VULNERABLE”

More than 75,000 frail, elderly Ontarians are cared for in the Province’s 626 licenced long-term care facilities. Over a seven year period ending in...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – The Child Whisperer

The little boy’s plaintive wailing grew louder and louder. Until then, It had been a perfect July weekend at the family’s old cottage: the...