Collections of events that make us either cringe or smile

September 30, 2018 The Dailies 0 Comments

Opinion *Coun. Bob Bell, the dean of city council, pulled off another victory in the recent civic election despite signs he would not be re-elected. *Concern is growing about the Committee of the Whole system used to conduct the public’s business. Seems those marathon  meetings sometime go in to the small hours of the mourning ...

Your daily link to the Toronto Maple Leafs

September 30, 2018 The Dailies 0 Comments

Leaf’s power offense sputters without Mathews What is it about home ice? The Toronto attack seems to forget where home is and the friendlies in the crowd. Losing to Calgary and then Dallas without the Big M must be giving coach Babcock scratching his head. The club is loaded with talent but seems to sag ...

Often a recall of the past helps shape the future

September 30, 2018 Looking Back 0 Comments

The following are two posts taken from the archives that reflect events that have directly affected our city. These contain material that was never covered by the local media. But then we can’t change that. They are all owned and controlled by Corporations that are not resident in Guelph. Ever since Metroland Publishing Corporation, a ...

Action Plan for greater tomorrow for all citizens

September 30, 2018 Breaking News News 0 Comments

The Action Plan Priorities Opinion On October 23 there will be a new council leading our city. Predictably, Mayor Cam Guthrie will be re-elected. He has experience but an attitude adjustment is in order. Hopefully the new councillors will bring suggestions and ideas to the table to fix some of the lingering administrative problems some ...

MISSION – For Accountability, Transparency and Open Government

September 24, 2018 Mission 0 Comments

The following four paragraphs outline our principles: * Standing for Public Participation in in all aspects of the public business. * Reviewing all city assets, governance protocols including bylaws and reserve funds status. * Providing quarterly City of Guelph financial summaries distributed to all Guelph Hydro customers * Showing respect for all citizens directed to staff ...