I got a note the other day from Mike Duffy — yes, that Mike Duffy — telling me that a mutual friend was very sick in hospital.
That would be George McLean, former weekend anchor of The National. I love George McLean. When I was hanging my hat in Halifax with the CBC, George was in Toronto working weekends on The National while Lloyd Robertson worked weeknights.
A few years ago, I was forced to enroll in the Senior’s Pharmacare program.
I had a perfectly good drug plan through the CBC which served me well, but I still had to join Senior’s Pharmacare when I hit 65.
The Halifax Chronicle Herald is 140 years old. Management at the Herald is 150 years old. Or, it seems that way.
I went to the mall with my granddaughter just after Christmas.
I have an apology to Global, and it comes right from the heart.
For awhile now, I have been telling you that Global Halifax’s late news shows originate in Edmonton. I was wrong. They originate from Toronto. I’m sorry Global.
When anchorlady Kris Reyes told me about the O’Land trial the other weekend, I almost spit out my Export Ale.
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