School bus and diesel pump
Jan 16, 2017 | Add Comment | Kingston Heritage

Busing kids to school is an easy fix, but it also comes with a great cost

Jeff Scott

Anyone trying to get to work on time in Kingston should not be surprised when a school bus slows...

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Opinion | Jan 05, 2017
Small apartment over garage

Secondary suites can give rural areas a valuable boost

The rural part of the city of Kingston covers a vast area from Gananoque to Seeley’s Bay to Odessa. The 10,000 residents who...

Kingston Heritage | by Jeff Scott
Opinion | Dec 29, 2016

Here’s to 2017!

The year has come and is almost gone, bringing with it the highs and lows that each year brings – as well as some...

Opinion | Dec 04, 2016

Two Kingston politicians voice their concerns regarding the actions of the Liberal government on electoral reform

We are outraged. At issue are the actions of the Liberal government on electoral reform, particularly the conduct of Minister...

Kingston Heritage
Opinion | Dec 01, 2016
Kingston Transit and School buses

High school students and bus passes: are taxpayers paying twice?

Editorial - The City of Kingston and Kingston Transit have embarked on an ambitious program to increase ridership on city...

Kingston Heritage | by Jeff Scott
Opinion | Nov 13, 2016
Flu shot

Take a shot (or two) before the holiday season

Editorial - One thing most of us can count on every winter is ending up on a couch for a few days with a box of tissues and...

Kingston Heritage | by Tori Stafford
Opinion | Nov 05, 2016
Parking garage

‘Condominiumized’ parking garages could be a viable solution for Kingston

There is one constant and vexing problem in downtown Kingston, and that is parking. Queen’s University is a very busy...

Kingston Heritage | by Jeff Scott
Oct 06, 2016

Forget flu season. We’ve got Jays fever

A frustratingly up-and-down regular season for the Toronto Blue Jays has ended, as so many so fervently hoped it would, with...

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Aug 31, 2016

Editorial: Welcoming back a student-filled Kingston

Editorial – September in Kingston: There’s nothing quite like it. There’s an influx of traffic, marked by a large presence...

Kingston Heritage | Add Comment
Aug 28, 2016

Move the agricultural fair to the countryside

The Kingston and District Fall Fair is 186 years old and it looks it. The good old days when farmers brought in their best...

Kingston Heritage | Add Comment | by Jeff Scott
Aug 25, 2016

OUR VIEW: Tragically Hip performance demonstrates need for strong CBC

It doesn’t happen often, but every once in a while there’s an event that captures the public’s imagination and becomes a...

Aurora Banner | 1 Comment
Aug 17, 2016

Memories of The Hip’s Big Music Fest show in Belleville

He came out with a fedora hat and a blazer. By the end of the show they were gone and all that remained on Gord Downie’s top...

Belleville News | Add Comment | by Stephen Petrick
Aug 10, 2016

Toronto Star's View: Ontario doctors should accept deal on pay

Ontario doctors would be both wise and socially responsible to vote in favour of a tentative agreement with the province this...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment
Aug 05, 2016

Does anyone care about the Olympics anymore?

The 2016 summer Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil are just around the corner. Normally, there would be a significant...

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Jul 26, 2016

The Spectator’s View: Put the phone down before stepping off the curb

It’s illegal, after all, to text while driving. So why not while walking?

Hamilton Spectator | 3 Comments
Jul 04, 2016

Toronto Star's View: What a doctor bills shouldn’t be kept secret

Ontario doctors want to block the public from seeing what big billers are paid by OHIP but they would do better to accept...

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Jul 04, 2016

Toronto Star's View: U.S. court opens the door to abortion choice

A U.S. Supreme Court decision that struck down a Texas abortion law has opened the door to major changes in American laws

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