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Letters: I blame the parents, not the politicians

Letters: I blame the parents, not the politicians

Throwing fireworks at police and others is not “letting off steam.”
Poll: Optimist readers say yes to total ban on fireworks

Poll: Optimist readers say yes to total ban on fireworks

Optimist readers have overwhelmingly voted in favour of a total ban on the use of fireworks across the Lower Mainland.
Letters: A real sense of entitlement

Letters: A real sense of entitlement

A very sarcastic congratulations goes to the parents of these youths for continuing the cycle of entitlement that you have generously passed along to your children.
Community Comment: We all need to play a part in protecting farmers and food

Community Comment: We all need to play a part in protecting farmers and food

It has been a year since the catastrophic flooding on the Sumas prairie and the city of Abbotsford.
Kirk LaPointe: Cannabis sector being taxed, restricted, regulated into insolvency

Kirk LaPointe: Cannabis sector being taxed, restricted, regulated into insolvency

There was a time not so long ago that it was hard to muster any sympathy for cannabis retailers. I would argue – and probably with some of you, I would have to do so quite strenuously – that the time has come.
Editorial: We will remember

Editorial: We will remember

This Remembrance Day I will for sure be taking time out of my day to remember, reflect and thank all who serve and have served for our country.
Commentary: Trudeau's carbon tax punishes us for heating our homes

Commentary: Trudeau's carbon tax punishes us for heating our homes

Winter is coming and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s carbon tax is punishing Canadians for heating their homes. The carbon tax hits the essential needs of our daily lives hard.
Survey: Push for Alberta, Saskatchewan sovereignty acts raises concern, support from fellow provinces

Survey: Push for Alberta, Saskatchewan sovereignty acts raises concern, support from fellow provinces

The past few days have provided a glimpse of what some provincial governments in Canada have chosen to focus on.
Opinion: Recognize and honour all of our veterans

Opinion: Recognize and honour all of our veterans

As we move into the future, I pray we will celebrate this incredible diversity rather than fearing it.
Letters: Glad to see council is looking at this ban

Letters: Glad to see council is looking at this ban

Please encourage council in their efforts to make Delta a more peaceful place to live.
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