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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...

Christmas Early

Sep 11, 2004 / 5:30 am

Why, it""s Christmas come early, Revenue Canada is on strike! Oh boy, I support them 100%, oh, yes yes yes. I think they should stay on strike for however many...

Wage Demand Laughable

Sep 10, 2004 / 5:30 am

The wage demand from PSAC is laughable. When was the last time you called the Revenue Service agency and got an answer? How about talking to a real person? How...

No Special Treatment

Sep 10, 2004 / 5:30 am

Darren Schmidt states in "Need to Talk" that Sindi Hawkins received special treatment for her illness. Not true. I have AML (acute leukemia) and was air lifted...

Grand Cancellation Bad Faith

Sep 9, 2004 / 6:01 am

The stunt the Grand Okanagan Hotel pulled to appease the Liberals, by canceling the rooms of the Recreational Bikers from Mexico, USA and Canada, is a disgrace...

Problems Self Inflicted

Sep 9, 2004 / 5:30 am

I am writing regarding recent letters & articles on your site & in the news. Regarding JB""s article on alcoholics although I somewhat agree with him if we took...

Don""t Judge Every Senior

Sep 8, 2004 / 5:30 am

I am writing this in response to G & JC, I think that is an absolutely horrible thing to say. Just because you retired doesn""t mean that your incompetent and...

Special Treatment

Sep 7, 2004 / 6:10 am

I can""t agree more with Darren Schmidt""s comments regarding special treatment for "special people." Along the same lines, Ms. Hawkins was given many liters...

Retired Not Useless

Sep 7, 2004 / 5:30 am

Following G & JC""s letter, I want to say that it is sickening to think of retired people as being almost useless. Some people retire in their early 50s did you...

Alcoholism and Taxes

Sep 7, 2004 / 5:30 am

Responding to J.B. (No More Alcohol Taxes), who has stated that "alcoholism is a disease" and also that "alcoholics choose to become alcoholics"--- what an...

Alcoholics, Special Treatment, Svend

Sep 7, 2004 / 5:30 am

I am writing regarding recent letters & articles on your site & in the news. Regarding JB""s article on alcoholics, although I somewhat agree with him, if we...

Retire And Don""t Drive

Sep 6, 2004 / 6:15 am

I""m sorry but, this is the perfect example of really WHO is in the wrong here!! Great. We""ve got an elderly citizen that has been virtually run over by...

Need To Talk

Sep 5, 2004 / 10:25 am

I just needed to get something off my chest. I""m so sick of hearing about people like Sindi Hawkins and other people in the news getting special treatment just...

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