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The Root of it All

<b>The Root of it All:</b> Our bus system is a challenge. Are you up for it?

The Root of it All: Our bus system is a challenge. Are you up for it?

David Root has become very familiar with the city's transit system over the last year. He has found it frustrating and at times overwhelming. Would you give it a try?
The Root of it All: Are Facebook 'friends' really that?

The Root of it All: Are Facebook 'friends' really that?

SooToday columnist David Root says he knows the answer after a recent stay in hospital
<b>The Root of it All:</b> Yes, America, you do want Canadian-style healthcare

The Root of it All: Yes, America, you do want Canadian-style healthcare

A recent first-hand experience has SooToday columnist David Root singing our health system's praises

The War on Christmas

No doubt many of you have heard of “the war on Christmas”. Perhaps some of you even believe this so-called “war” is under way.

Do we let them in?

Newly-elected prime minister Trudeau seems determined to keep his election promises, including accepting 25,000 Syrian refugees before the end of the year.

Lest We Forget

Remembrance Day is approaching. Veterans are stationed throughout the community with trays of Poppies, and people are making a donation and pinning them to their lapels.

The People have spoken.

Well, it’s all over but the crying, as the saying goes. The people have spoken: Harper is out. Trudeau is in.

Vote for the candidate of your choice.

So, the election is (finally!) almost upon us. Many of you will know that I have spoken out against “attack ads” and the generally negative tone that has surrounded this campaign.

Vandalism

Overnight Saturday, some person or persons unknown decapitated “Bruce the Moose”, the wooden sculpture on the waterfront near the Bondar Marina.

Let me tell you about the other guy!

It happens every time… or at least, it has been happening for quite a while now. An election is called, and the campaigns begin.