Monthly Archives: October 2013

A great example of hyperlocal news

Last night's meeting in Port Hope held by the Port Hopers for Fair Taxes was outstanding for two reasons: one was that the publisher of Northumberland View videotaped the whole meeting and secondly it has brought back a local veteran…

The senate follies week 2

So what is a non-partisan to think this week? In the chamber of sober second thought little appears to be sober and certainly no second thoughts. The railroad, driven by PMSH's PMO has determined that the offending Senators shall be…

Has the worm turned?

Mike Duffy

Pundits have been confused by the latest antics of the Puffster. Still the master of bombast he stood in the Senate and for thirty minutes – his allotted time – wailed on everybody but himself. He did admit one mistake,that…

What a mess!

Usually all hell breaks loose when taxes are adjusted, imposed or even reduced. In Port Hope all three of these conditions are about to be looked at. And we predict this 'discussion' will be a blood-bath. Everybody should know the…

The dreamers are at it again

Mark Lovshin, shown on the left is the Mayor of Hamilton Twp. Chairing a Council dedicated to freeloading its urban services from Cobourg he now looks for fresh fields to mooch on. Introducing a motion at today's County Council he…