Category Archives: News/Local

Brickbats and bouquets mean readers are engaged

At this time of year — good cheer, joy to the world, peace on Earth, etc. — I like to share and reflect on feedback from readers.

"You suck."

"You should be fired."

There are, of course, nicer ones; not everyone is such a Grinch about this news organization.

"Thank you for the important work you do."

"I don't know...

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Toronto billionaire and his wife found dead in their mansion

Toronto billionaire and philanthropist Barry Sherman and his wife, Honey, were found dead in their mansion Friday and police are treating the deaths as suspicious.

Police have not released any names but the province’s Health Minister Eric Hoskins, tweeted about the deaths writing “I am beyond words right now.  My dear friends Barry and Honey Sherman...

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