New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “American Dirt”

By fully extending her arm through the unguarded border wire, a desperate teenaged Honduran girl symbolically clutches a handful of soil from the US...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “DOUBLE DUTY MOMS”

The slender, auburn-haired young mother was trying to enjoy a relaxed restaurant meal with her husband and two kids even while she kept an...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “STAY AT HOME?”

Day after long weary day, we fight to keep the invisible wolf from our door. The battle takes place primarily on the front doorstep....

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “NORMAL-LESS”

They tell us this is the “new normal.”  I don’t like the term. Currently, there is precious little that is “normal” about life across...

Bruce County to hold a Live Q & A – Participate and Learn

Bruce County is rich in cultural heritage resources. Past activities of Indigenous peoples, the Great Lakes maritime history, pioneers, and people who founded our...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “DOWN TIME”

As that old proverb informs us: the month of March “--comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb.” While this cliché...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – “The Other”

Two weeks ago, I found myself in our local high school talking to a very attentive and well-mannered grade ten English class about Boo...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – GOODBYE, NUCLEAR FAMILY?

On February 17, I eased my body down into my favorite ancient Morris chair to read a newly-delivered glossy magazine. This was last Monday,...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – a respite

For many readers who look forward to our columns by Rev. Bob Johnston ( New Perspectives: A Senior Moment) and his Historical Society columns that...

New Perspectives: A Senior Moment – a respite

For many readers who look forward to our columns by Rev. Bob Johnston ( New Perspectives: A Senior Moment) and his Historical Society columns that...