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Letter: The Turtle Pond Wildlife Centre needs your support

Letter: The Turtle Pond Wildlife Centre needs your support

Reader and volunteer Kevin Shanahan encourages the public to help out local wildlife rehab centre
<updated>Letter: </updated>Time for community, industry and civic leaders to rally behind Laurentian

Letter: Time for community, industry and civic leaders to rally behind Laurentian

‘Laurentian is important and we must rally our support’
Letter: City council should take a position on Laurentian’s greenspace

Letter: City council should take a position on Laurentian’s greenspace

Reader encourages elected officials to make it clear that, no matter what the university decides to do with its greenspace, that development there would be discouraged
<updated>Letter: </updated>A lovely walk along the Ramsey Lake boardwalk

Letter: A lovely walk along the Ramsey Lake boardwalk

‘We truly are blessed’
Letter: The body politic is sick and the sickness starts at the top

Letter: The body politic is sick and the sickness starts at the top

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s use of divisive politics has made the country more dysfunctional
<updated>Letter: </updated>Laurentian’s important greenspace includes a 4,000-year-old peat bog

Letter: Laurentian’s important greenspace includes a 4,000-year-old peat bog

‘One hopes that decision makers considering the potential sale of LU real estate assets will heed the UN appeal and save the LU Greenspace wetlands from disappearing’
Letter: Criticism of the warming centre should be focused on government

Letter: Criticism of the warming centre should be focused on government

‘Instead of good quality mental health care, multiple well-resourced addiction services, decent jobs at livable wages, income supports and affordable homes, people have to stand in line outside in -35 weather for a bit of warmth’
Letter: Le Ledo would have been a great project

Letter: Le Ledo would have been a great project

‘Le Ledo, together with the Junction Project, would also have made the Elgin Street Greenway possible, finally connecting the downtown businesses, restaurants and bars with our beautiful Bell Park, Ramsey Lake and Science North, a gorgeous improvement for us all and a tourist attraction for sure’
Letter: No one should be body-shamed for ordering food

Letter: No one should be body-shamed for ordering food

‘I'm hoping by this information being public, it can help educate workers on appropriate interactions with all customers’
Letter: Retiree wishes today’s kids could inherit the healthy planet he enjoyed

Letter: Retiree wishes today’s kids could inherit the healthy planet he enjoyed

‘I look at what we have done to our beautiful blue planet and I am ashamed of how we as humans have mistreated our environment and ecosystems’