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Letters

Get On With It!

Sep 19, 2004 / 5:30 am

From the beginning the citizens and the committee organizing the pool project for the new Mission Sport complex have supported the 50 metre pool with water...

No Foresight In Move

Sep 18, 2004 / 5:30 am

You""re 22 and traveled across the country leaving your children behind? You""re just a child yourself! How did you know you had the job for sure? Obviously you...

Condescending Attitudes

Sep 18, 2004 / 5:30 am

This is in response to the letters by PL and SW. I read your letters from top to bottom to search for any helpful ideas that would help Mrs. Paquette and her...

Addiction Hard To Beat

Sep 17, 2004 / 5:30 am

After reading J.Woodward""s letter I had to respond. Yes most of those drug addicts or the by their own choice some were born with the addiction most of them...

Thieves Pretty Dumb

Sep 17, 2004 / 5:30 am

This is to the 2 thieves that took our BBQ, our neighbors did get a description of your vehicle, Blue Chevy Blazer, and better yet, when the blonde white guy...

Do Something For Yourself

Sep 16, 2004 / 2:00 pm

I am writing in response to Brandie Lee Paquette"s letter dated September 16th. If you want to go home go home what is stopping you, you must have arrived here...

Your Choice To Remain!

Sep 16, 2004 / 2:00 pm

In response to Brandie Lee Paquette""s story yesterday "I want to go home", she tells that she traveled here from Ontario for a job that ultimately wasn""t...

We Need Pool

Sep 16, 2004 / 5:30 am

So the cost of a new 50m pool has jumped 30% since last fall and 40% from 2 years ago all due to the high costs of construction in the city now. 40% in two...

Want To Go Home!

Sep 16, 2004 / 5:30 am

I have moved here from Ontario for a job that I had! When I got here I came to find out they got someone else!! Myself and my husband have now been homeless...

Addiction Is Your Choice

Sep 16, 2004 / 5:30 am

I""m writing this in response to Lisa Nagy""s letter on Castanet today. I don""t believe that people choose to be mentally ill, or have brain tumors, but what I...

Real Needs For People

Sep 15, 2004 / 5:30 am

I have been living in the area now for almost five years and can see the needs of bigger bridge should be at the top of any improvement list. It is the number...

Giant Step Backward

Sep 15, 2004 / 5:30 am

If there is one thing I must say about building a 25m pool is that it is a giant step backward for Kelowna. Currently, we only have one 25m pool for each 50,000...

My Bleeding Heart

Sep 15, 2004 / 5:30 am

Darn my bleeding heart. I think everyone knows that there""s a problem in our parks and on our streets, and really, not just in our town, but in towns and...

Enough Is Enough

Sep 14, 2004 / 5:30 am

I wonder how long bleeding heart groups, who I believe are in the minority, will keep telling us that we have to help the very people who are destroying our...

Larger Pool Needed

Sep 14, 2004 / 5:30 am

Council has discussed whether we need a 50m pool or not and city staff have recommended a 25m pool instead. It is time that Kelowna became the bigger city that...

Parks Alive Praise

Sep 13, 2004 / 5:30 am

On behalf of Parks Alive!, I would like to extend a huge thank-you to all the performers, sponsors, volunteers and patrons for everyone’s continued support of...

Slow Response Time

Sep 13, 2004 / 5:05 am

I have a friend who""s house was broken into a couple of days go. He lost a lot of things that were expensive and not easily replaced. When the police where...

Taxes Necessary

Sep 12, 2004 / 6:22 am

Good call by J.S. !! Don’t pay taxes for years!!! Who cares that our health care will take an even harder beating and then education of our children will be...

Revenue Canada Strike

Sep 12, 2004 / 5:58 am

Just a quick response to J.S.""s letter. How do you figure that we won""t have to pay taxes during this strike? Where do you think the money comes from to pay...

Let""s All Strike

Sep 12, 2004 / 5:52 am

I agree with J.S. Lets hope Revenue Canada stays on strike for a long time to come. As a matter of fact since everyone these days is going on strike, I think...

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