Category Archives: Family and veterans

Anzac Days in Australia.

I thought I’d share these photos from down under. Thousands flock to Anzac Day Celebrations, Australian equivalent to our Remembrance Day Ceremonies. Other than the dates and location there very much the same type of Remembrance Ceremony. There is however, … Continue reading

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Go Back Where You Came From.?????

Its becoming ever more difficult to understand Trump. Is he a madman like Hitler? The facts would tend to say yes. Rather than making America Great again, he is plunging the nation into its racial past. A time when African … Continue reading

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Housing Renovictions

  The latest legal method to evict people from their rental homes and apartments is to claim owner needs their property empty in order to renovate. This added to the growing Airbnb rentals is creating a serious housing crisis in … Continue reading

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Didn’t earn it can’t Wear it?????

Those are words I have often heard from other veterans and legion members, if you didn’t earn it you can’t wear it. Now, I agree if a person in uniform or perhaps legion blazer wears a medal not earned, yes … Continue reading

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The All New Legion Night Clubs—Strippers coming soon?

One has to wonder where the direction of a majority of legion branches are headed? Night clubs, hot spots, Topless dancers???? Seem they are prepared to do anything to keep their doors open. My question is this, how is this … Continue reading

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Creating an Irving Hot Seat

I don’t get out and about much these days, consequently I spend much of my time thinking. Regarding the Irving Corporation I seem to come up empty on ideas to thwart their activities. It would not be practical to boycott … Continue reading

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Hold on Holding Ponds

Perhaps having a minority government is just what we have needed for too long. Having a Green opposition is definitely what we need. Maybe now we can see sensible laws to protect this province from corporate predators. Putting a hold … Continue reading

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My El Fresco Art Gallery

Finish my third painting and have it installed on the garden sheds. Not sure what comes next, will have to think of a new project. We do have a rather plain Welcome sign that probably needs brightening up. Its an … Continue reading

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Letter to,Government

This is a letter I’m sending out today to the three people listed below. Wonder if I will get a response, or more importantly, get any action. Mr Premier, Mr Bevan Baker and Mr Mitchell the people of Prince Edward … Continue reading

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Royal Canadian Legion

The Royal Canadian legions many decorated hero’s They have fought and struggled at many committee meetings and sweated over BBQs. Organized shuffle board and dart competitions under the most trying and extreme conditions.  Indeed these are the much decorated hero’s … Continue reading

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