MAYOR’S COLUMN JULY 1ST, 2015

BACK TO THE FUTURE   “How many times have you been told not to write ‘tongue-in-cheek’ letters and send them off without approval?” asked “Deputy Mayor” Janis.  “Well”, I said, “it was a weekend and couldn’t wait; the Tarana Globe and Mail had a story that was unfair to Sarnia.  It suggested the controversial Eastern […]

MAYOR’S COLUMN JUNE 2ND, 2010

“Gimme a head with hair Long beautiful hair Shining, gleaming, Streaming, flaxen, waxen Gimme a head with hair Shoulder length or longer” ………………………….From the musical “Hair”   “Deputy Mayor” Janis inspired this column.  After I told her about a self- inflicted bad haircut fiasco, she said I should have my hair examined.  I thought to […]

MAYOR’S COLUMN – AUGUST 30TH, 2007

Below is a “Mayor’s Column” from August 30th, 2007 Ten years ago in August,  the Guinness Sisters Janis and Marlene invaded Ireland.   Ireland has never recovered. THE GUINNESS SISTERS’ DIARY   “Deputy Mayor” Janis and Marlene a.k.a. The Guinness Sisters have   returned after two fantastic weeks touring Ireland by bus.  I got together with them […]