Politics isn’t always ugly

A few weeks ago, I was asked to say a few words at an Earth Hour event in a public park in our riding. I said, “Yes please, and thank you!” of course. I took with me a petition in support of my private member’s bill, the Climate Change Accountability Act. My thought … anybody […]

News Briefs

Community Centre 55 is hosting its annual Silent Auction fundraiser on Friday, March 27. A selection of products and services donated by community residents and businesses will be auctioned between 6 and 8 p.m. For more information, or to find out how to donate, call Justice or Cameron at 416-691-1113. ● The centre will hold […]

Earth Hour to darken the Beach

Earth Hour 2012 is on Saturday, March 31. From 8:30 to 9:30 p.m., many lights in Toronto will be turned off in an effort to raise awareness of climate change. Last year over 135 countries participated in the global initiative. But is one hour enough? Does Earth Hour make a difference? “The planet is long […]