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Opinion: Less noise, more fun at the lake

My granddaughter and I are anchored off Third Point on Sylvan Lake near sunset, fishing and discussing her biggest catch when our conversation comes to an abrupt stop. 628 more words

Columnists

A cacophony or 'sweet music'? Noise abatement in Hyde Park

One of the annoyances (or pleasures) or modern life is other people’s music. Music from car radios; a party next door; a radio blaring from an open window; a ‘ghetto blaster’ in the street; a child practicing the violin; or even that most modern of annoyances – the tinny noise emanating from headphones on the tube. 422 more words

And Finally...Silence Returns!

Do you hate the glaring and annoying sound of an alarm clock? How about the high pitch scream of a smoke detector? What about being awakened way too early by the very loud and deep bass sound of hip-hop music? 554 more words

30-Day Blogging Challenge

Noise Pollution~by Neil Perry

Noise Pollution

Oh what a dreadful noise it is
Its doing in my head,
I prefer some peace and solitude
While laying in my bed, 116 more words

Poetry

Flavours of Monkland Festival in NDG to go ahead with changes

The Flavours of Monkland Festival in NDG will go ahead with the proposed changes after borough council voted in favour of holding the eventĀ on Friday, Aug. 219 more words

Canada