Here’s one that works

When we bought our floor-coverings magazine 11 years ago, we thought there would be synergies, and there are, but not the ones we envisioned....

Here’s one that works

When we bought our floor-coverings magazine 11 years ago, we thought there would be synergies, and there are, but not the ones we envisioned....

Investing in energy

Last week I received an e-mail from one of our advertisers asking for help. It said, “I need your help. I am reaching out...

E-letter: Harvest in the valley

What a lovely Thanksgiving in the valley! The leaves were in full riot, and the river out back was running low and clear most...

Bully vs. bully

Autumn is slowly settling on the valley. The river out back is running low and clear — a departure, this year, from the norm. August was as...

E-letter: The media the enemy — is Trump right?

The Boston Globe earlier this month asked editors across the country to join them in admonishing President Trump for his use of the term fake news...

E-letter: Fruit stickers and ads

I got home from my bike ride last week, grabbed a banana from the fruit bowl and sat down to catch my breath. I...

This bullhorn is yours

There are many things that are irksome about the media — irksome in the sense of dangerous. If you don’t watch out, you will...

E-letter: Have and have-not sectors

The art of politics is a powerful art, indeed. I see in the recent kerfuffle in the States over trade that Canada’s dairy sector...

E-letter: Bedhead entitlement

Sorry to bother everybody with Ontario politics, but there are bigger points that need airing. First, in case you hadn’t heard, after ruling Ontario with...