Residents of Vancouver have soundly rejected a proposed brand for their city.
City council approved the new logo, but Mayor Gregor Robertson decreed that it will not be launched until intense criticisms from the public are addressed.
I would like to give a shout out to Jamie Lynn Quinn. She’s a teacher at Herring Cove Junior High in HRM, and you might have heard that she came up with a bold idea that the students in her Grade 8 class could do without their precious little cellphones for a week.
I couldn’t help but notice a galling instance of HLLIFLX creep the other day.
During a piece by the CBC’s Brett Ruskin about the deplorable conditions at the Bedford Magazine — everything’s in danger of going kablooey, apparently — some Navy communications person referred to it as the Halifax Magazine.
What’s that, Nova Scotia (et al) newsmakers? You want me to share my experience and wisdom with you? Why, don’t mind if I do...
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To Premier Stephen McNeil: Shut up! You are flying against all wisdom and common sense in perpetrating your anti-union agenda on the teachers, Let the hired help do it. Don’t negotiate in the media. It never works.
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From the people responsible for the pernicious Halifax creep we’ve been experiencing for the last few years — that is, the placement of those unwanted HLLIFLX signs all over Dartmouth and down along the Eastern Shore — comes a move to dispense with the vast majority of Cow Bay.
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