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Food Trucks

Each month our church brings in a “Feeding America” semi-truck loaded down with surplus food, and we distribute it to whoever needs it. People living around the church begin lining up along the shade of the trees on the south end of the parking lot an hour, sometimes two hours before the truck arrives. 389 more words

Reflections

Crop Destruction

One of the things that best highlights some of the flaws of the food industry of our modern society is crop destruction. In the context that I’m interested in, this happens when farmers destroy perfectly good crops in order to improve the market setting. 382 more words

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Tecumseh ends fiscal year with more than $1 million surplus

The Town of Tecumseh has ended the fiscal year with a more than $1-million surplus after projecting a $19,000 deficit in August.

“There were a couple of notable variances that occurred that contributed to the surplus, the biggest one was our policing costs with our OPP contract, which ended the year with a $540,000 surplus,” said Tecumseh CAO Tony Haddad. 203 more words

News

"Promising fairness, delivering incompetence"

Contradictory messaging from the Treasurer Joe Hockey has exposed the government to criticism.

Article for The New Daily.

Politics

More than a Little over the top

Andrew Little was more than a little over the top claiming National’s ‘promise’ to return to surplus by this year was “one of the biggest political deceptions in a lifetime”. 350 more words

Politics