Two hundred years after the battle, the local community gathers with representatives from the British Red Coat re-enactors, U.S. Kentuckians, and Canadian Militia. The Middlesex County transfers a parcel of land to the local municipality, Southwest Middlesex to become a memorial park honouring the 21 men who died March 2014 fighting for democracy.
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I photographed Brighton’s bicentennial celebration which recognized its history and growth of black heritage. The event included speakers and a performance by Garth Fagan’s youth ensemble.
There are moments in our lives that leave an indelible mark. The 4th of July 1976, the Bicentennial Celebration, was one of those occasions. Actually, the moment in the making began several days before. 676 more words
ABOVE: Global’s Jackson Proskow explains who’s in favour of renaming Union Station – and who wants to see it stay the way it is
TORONTO – Toronto city councillor Denzil Minnan-Wong wants to rename Union Station after the first Prime Minister of Canada, Sir John A. 448 more words
BLOGGER’S NOTE: My father’s career was in municipal government and he was very much dedicated to his role as civil servant. Over his 30-40 year career he wrote articles for trade magazines and newsletters, and after his retirement, Op-Ed pieces for a local paper. 677 more words