Shadowing Bill Shields back in 1966, just-graduated journalism student Dick Spicer had an “eye opener” view of how the legendary Windsor Star reporter broke so many major stories over a 40-year career. 850 more words
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My goodness. When did it happen? Somewhere, somehow, I turned into one of those people that passes time reminiscing and bonding over ‘remember when’ stories. 757 more words
For almost 40 years, no one around this place has been able to shut me up.
And now, suddenly, I am tongue-tied. Speechless. Unable to string two words together, which is kind of important, since this is my farewell column, and in 650 words or less I’m supposed to share a lifetime of memories that began at the corner of Pitt and Ferry in September 1975, when editor Bob Pearson, against his better judgment, gave me a job and said he hoped I’d last a year. 1,930 more words
Lise Watier isn’t just beautiful and elegant and the queen of the Canadian cosmetics industry. She’s the ultimate multi-tasker when it comes to creating products that do double duty. 534 more words
Jill Hughey writes historical romance for readers yearning for complex characters who discover love that burrows deeper than lust. Tired of England? Her Evolution Series will take you to the rarely explored medieval world of Charlemagne’s Empire where aristocrats, warriors, merchants and servants find love in the most unexpected places! 309 more words