Managing an election is no joke

Eat well. Rest well. You’re going to need all your strength. That’s what the “team of horses” was told by coach, err, city election chief Catherine Bergeron in the days leading up to the election. “In 2010, I lost my voice,” for three weeks due to stress, said Bergeron. It’s an experience she’s learned from. […]


Poppy campaign begins Oct. 31

Canadians are requesting poppies to show their solidarity in the wake of two terror attacks. An estimated 600 poppies were distributed in a few hours at the National War Memorial Saturday. “We only give out what was asked of us,” said Tim Blanchard, past president of the Royal Canadian Legion’s Montgomery Branch. Poppies are typically […]