Urban Tributaries: That Creek the Kids Play in Is Filthy

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Mike Ripley, geologist with the Inter-Tribal Fisheries Assessment Program takes us on an adventure over the pristine West Davignon Creek Falls through the poopy canal...

SSM, Constable Burrows: Cyberbullying of Greatest Concern

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Despite endless campaigns and school seminars to end bullying the problem isn’t going away. And the problem isn’t as ‘youthy’ as glossy terms like...

SSM City Hall and the 4.6% Tax Increase: The Dumb Bunny Budget

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It’s been a while since City Hall announced a proposed 4.6% increase to property taxes in the upcoming budget. I was instantly angry upon...

Sault Ste. Marie: Reducing Urban Sprawl and Road Diets

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When I was a kid, we used to have a road hockey game going in front of our house almost every day. We played...

A National and Provincial Overview of Youth Violence

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Over the past decade, youth crime has been on the decline. However, the rate of violent crime committed by youth is on the rise. Youth...

February 20th, 2015: World Social Justice Day

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I wonder about the state of affairs in the Social Justice arena with cringe-worthy cynicism. I fear that weariness in a war-torn world will...

Fraud 101

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Like many who commit crime, the white collar criminal blends appropriately into their environment. They dress well, hold an impressive set of credentials, dazzle...

And on the Topic of OVERDOSE DEATHS: It can Happen to Anyone, Including You

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One thing I know with absolute certainty is that a dead addict has never gone to rehab. Harm reduction theory provides the care and...

Sam E. Antar, Con With A Conscience: Decoding Deception

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Mr. Antar doesn’t come at the issue of fraud from a lofty perspective. Back in the 80’s he was at the top of the...

St. Marys River: A River To Be Proud Of

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The St. Marys River Remedial Action Plan (RRAP) was established in 1987 following the formalization of Canada’s and United States Water Quality Agreement. The...