Nomination

Seems like someone nominated me for Best Local Blog. WOW. We will see how the process goes but (insert shameless plug here) if you’d like to let them know about my blog…go ahead and let them know 😉 Thanks everyone.

Talk about future tax increases

A number of friends have sent me an email to let me know a letter to the Milton Canadian Champion editorial department was printed in this Friday’s paper. Thanks to everyone who noticed. The letter is pretty much word for word what my last posting talked about and I’ve received a number of emails from…

Never ending story

It’s another long weekend in Milton. Schools are all out and kids are running around their homes as we speak trying to find something to keep them busy. I know Anthony is ready to do something … and fast. That’s why I love the summer. He loves it too, like driving his bike to the…

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…

Is the Green Cart program enough

  The Region of Halton recently announced that it was going forward with a Green Cart Program to help reduce the amount of waste that heads to our landfill site. In case people are unaware of where that landfill site is, take a trip down 25 (Bronte Road) south of Derry and you will soon…

Protest or not to protest

As many of you out there who know me, know Im a big Leafs fan. I’ve talked about them ad nauesem with everyone over the last little while, especially since the beginning of the season. Let me give you a bit of history. I was once a Habs fan! *Collective gasp* Yes indeed. In my…

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…

Community Road Watch

With the new school term beginning and the almost in synch complaints about peoples “bad driving” running rampant throughout the town this article by Halton Region Chair Gary Carr is quite timely. Many people I spoke with during the last municipal campaign talked very passionately about road safety. In fact it was one of the…

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…