Yates Drive and March Crossing

Just the mere mention of that intersection causes many residents in the area to roll their eyes. Why? We have seen many near misses of vehicles driving down Yates from Thompson Road with cars coming out of March Crossing. This weekend was no different. Lets go back in time to this past summer around the…

Every Vote DOES Count

As many of you are aware, there was a provincial election recently. The campaign seemed to go on forever since Premier Dalton McQuinty closed down Queens Park early this summer and thus the rubber hit the road. During that campaign there was a referendum on our voting system that we, as voters, had to figure…

New Look to the Blog

Trying some new things every now and then so if it looks like somethings been changed….youre right! It has. Let me know what you think. I’ll be trying to make it look a bit better so it might change some more over the next little while. Im trying to incorporate this blog into my website…

Milton Fall Fair this weekend

It’s that time of year folks. The world famous Milton Fall Fair is upon us and this year, as every year, looks to top them all. Check out more information at http://www.miltonfair.com/ Friday, September 21st 2007 3:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Halls and exhibits open to public 3:00 p.m. Midway Opens (Special Reduced Midway Rates…

Milton’s Ivory Tower

For those of you who havent seen the news, the Town of Milton is making it known we have some coveted land available for a post secondary institution…almost like a first come first serve.The town has been talking about this for some time now. Its been in the works for months and they’re finally moving…

Happy Birthday Milton

Today is the official birthday of the Town of Milton. Milton was incorporated on July 4, 1857. So raise a glass, sing some cheer. HAPPY BIRTHDAY MILTON!

Post Canada Day Celebrations

Its been quite the busy week getting ready for Canada Day but in the end the event went off without a hitch. The pictures I took are in the process of being downloaded and I will post them either here or on Facebook to show them off. *EDIT 1051PM* DONE The first part of our…

Milton Ward 2 Voters

Tomorrow is the day you cast your ballot in the byelection for the open seat in Ward 2. Your choices are: Mike BugalaJohn ChallinorPeter HaightRon FurikGreg Nelson You can check out some of my other postings for comments on each of the candidates that are running for who I feel is the best choice for…

Milton’s Walk of Fame

I had a quite eventful weekend starting on Saturday. Both Chris Hadfield PS and Hawthorne Village PS had carnivals this weekend. I had made arrangements with a good friend of our running the Chris Hadfield event to help them out and be … er deliver Milly the Millstone to the school. Needless to say being…

Signs signs everywhere signs

Well, not everywhere it seems. But in Milton’s Ward 2 things are beginning to heat up for the municipal by-election on June 14th. The list of candidates has been finalized and they include John Challinor, former Ward 2 councillor (most recently he was the Ward 4 councillor); Peter Haight, who came in 3rd place in…