Opinion

EDITORIAL: An ongoing need

Why do we, in an affluent country and an affluent community, continue to have a need for food banks?

  • Dec 27th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on housing, child care

Premier faces costly urban issues, including marijuana legalization

EDITORIAL: Thanks for dedicated service

Some in the community must work on Christmas Day

  • Dec 24th, 2017
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Orcas in Ladysmith Harbour
Gil Penalosa in Cowichan
Near head-on crash
10-year anniversary of Lindsay Buziak murder

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

GUEST COLUMN: Proportional representation makes votes count

The political priorities of fully half of B.C. voters are essentially ignored by their MLAs

  • Dec 21st, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: 2017 is the year of the B.C. Green Party

Andrew Weaver’s shifting priorities shape politics for 2018

COLUMN: The battle over a proper season’s greeting

Some insist on “Merry Christmas” while others will avoid any use of the word “Christmas”

EDITORIAL: Addressing the important issues

A recent prank is much less important than some local, provincial, national and international issues

  • Dec 20th, 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

Star gazing: History of the Winter Solstice

At 8:28 a.m. (PST) on Thursday, Dec. 21, the sun will rise and set at the southernmost extreme

  • Dec 20th, 2017

B.C. VIEWS: John Horgan on election reform

NDP joins Greens in bid for proportional representation

Column: Make it a green Christmas

Instead of purchasing a cuddly stuffie this year, put your money towards helping the real thing.

Myers high on Canada

AT RANDOM: Mike Myers says it right, eh

Star gazing: Mars – the Red Planet

Mars is part of our culture, currently of extreme scientific interest, and sufficiently like Earth

  • Dec 13th, 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