Letters

LETTER: Common sense needed on Banks Crescent decision

The decision is still not made and the unhealthy stress levels have been rising ever since

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

LETTER: Sidewalks needed in Trout Creek

I have heard several car on car accidents and even heard a car hitting a young boy on his bike

  • Jan 23rd, 2018

Carpet bowlers have been excluded from BC 55+ Games and Canada 55+ Games

Gold medal carpet bowling winners not able to defend their titles in 2018

  • Jan 18th, 2018
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Fire at golf course in Chemainus
JP Hoe concert in Ladysmith
Million Dollar Quartet at Chemainus Theatre
Fire near Quinsam coal mine

LETTERS: Plastic bags an ‘easy feel-good fix’

Bags have secondary uses, other problems more pressing

  • Jan 12th, 2018

LETTER: Public hearing should be held in spring

Timeline for Banks Crescent input should not be rushed

  • Jan 11th, 2018

LETTER: Strangers became friends during dinner

NeighbourLink Christmas Match-up was a positive experience

  • Jan 7th, 2018

Thanks for the mystery gifts

I have had great fun wondering who is this amazing person who could have accomplished this feat

  • Jan 7th, 2018

LETTER: Message of care still relevant today

Jesus taught and showed compassion for the marginalized and trounced some rigid rules

  • Dec 29th, 2017

LETTER: Bethlehem’s citizens struggle for justice

What would happen if Joseph and Mary traveled to the Bethlehem today?

  • Dec 22nd, 2017

LETTER: Walking in development wonderland

Letter writer offers a little poetic levity for the holiday season

  • Dec 22nd, 2017

LETTER: Automated yard waste collection will be inadequate

Proposed Summerland collection system inadequate and unfair to the average homeowner

  • Dec 20th, 2017

LETTER: Changes are needed in electoral system

Proportional representation will also allow non-B.C. Liberal i.e. ‘fringe’ voters an effective vote

  • Dec 20th, 2017

Letter: Arguments are unsubstantiated

An open letter to the Summerlanders for sensible development group

  • Dec 13th, 2017

LETTER: Concept image doesn’t show reality

A Banks Crescent concept image used in the Review doesn’t show the trees and background

  • Dec 13th, 2017

LETTER: Disagree in a respectful manner

Our mayor and councillors are elected officials and their job is a thankless one

  • Dec 13th, 2017

LETTER: Disrespectful behaviour not a reality

During the entire Banks Crescent section of the meeting, there was not a whisper from the crowd

  • Dec 13th, 2017

LETTER: Festival of Lights a triumph

Writer thanks organizers for great event

  • Dec 13th, 2017

LETTER: Solly does not meet requirements for collector road

If an attempt to make Solly a collector road is made, it will cost a lot more than $1.2 million

  • Dec 13th, 2017

LETTER: Proportional representation makes votes count

Fair Vote Canada representative responds to Tom Fletcher column

  • Dec 12th, 2017