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Voting is the Ultimate Political Protest

THUNDER BAY – Protests by First Nations against the HST in Ontario are underway. Yesterday in Toronto, over 200 protesters were in Toronto to protest against the blending of the provincial and federal sales taxes. In Ontario, purchases made by Aboriginals are usually PST exempt. For the protests to become truly effective, First Nations Leaders

Posted 23 April 2010 by in Thunder Bay Now
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Penne Asparagus – Another Tasty Treat

THUNDER BAY – There are few vegetables as tasty, at least to me, as fresh asparagus, while many people serve it steamed with butter and salt, others are more creative. Here is another tasty recipe from the good folks at Foodland Ontario. Pesto was first created in Italy as a thick sauce made from basil,

Posted 23 April 2010 by in Food Now
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Talking About Gas Prices – John Rafferty MP

OTTAWA – In last week’s column I touched on the new Conservative bill that will increase the number of inspections of gas pumps across Canada to ensure that they are working properly and dispensing the correct amount of gas.   The Conservatives believe that this bill is the ‘magic bullet’ to end gas price gouging in

Posted 23 April 2010 by in Politics
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