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Editorial: Sliding under attack

Editorial: Sliding under attack

Hand it to the City of Greater Sudbury: where other Canadian municipalities gave into the fear of getting sued and banned it outright, in the Nickel City you can still jump on a sled and shoot down a municipally owned hill at break-neck speed.
Editorial: How can Ontario be failing so many families?

Editorial: How can Ontario be failing so many families?

The measure of a just society is how it cares for its most vulnerable citizens. Given the experience of scores of families of children with severe disabilities, Ontario is falling short. Very short.
Editorial: Universal childcare must be a priority

Editorial: Universal childcare must be a priority

The perception that early childhood educators are little more than babysitters is, in our opinion, completely wrong.
Editorial: Now, it’s time to get down to work

Editorial: Now, it’s time to get down to work

Now that the dust has settled on another municipal election, it’s time for Greater Sudbury’s new council to roll up its sleeves. As tiring as campaigning is, getting elected is the easiest part of the job.
Editorial: It has to be about the big picture

Editorial: It has to be about the big picture

There are some tough choices to make next week when it comes to who will lead Greater Sudbury for the next four years. Our city is at a crossroads and needs a council that is dynamic, progressive, bold and pragmatic.
Editorial: It’s time we stopped chasing our tail

Editorial: It’s time we stopped chasing our tail

According to the most recent election poll (detailed on front page), nearly 40 per cent of voters are still on the fence about their choice for Greater Sudbury’s next mayor. That’s OK, for now. But this week, it is time to make some decisions.

The art of appraising

Robert Brown Jewellers offers top quality expertise from one of the few fully trained appraisers in the region. Greg Taylor has been a certified gemmologist since 1975.
Editorial: Somewhere under the Rainbow

Editorial: Somewhere under the Rainbow

For the past two years, and in particular the last couple of weeks, education reporter Heidi Ulrichsen has been following the somewhat strange case of Anita and Dylan Gibson.
Editorial: City's voters unhappy, but uncertain

Editorial: City's voters unhappy, but uncertain

The results of an Oraclepoll Research poll showing Brian Bigger leading the city's mayoral race shows us a couple of important things about how Greater Sudbury voters are feeling about their choices on Oct. 27.
Editorial: We won't be bullied by anyone

Editorial: We won't be bullied by anyone

At Northern Life and NorthernLife.ca, we might be a bit idealistic. We believe news should be reported as objectively as possible, with all sides of an issue given a fair hearing.