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Four weeks and counting to make statement

Four weeks and counting to make statement

Editor: As a Ladner resident for 43 years, I have always thought the Delta police do a good job of protecting the citizens. Recently I discovered they have no interest in serving the justice system.
Delta thanked for caring enough to do what's best for rabbits

Delta thanked for caring enough to do what's best for rabbits

Editor: Re: Rabbits to be relocated, Jan. 11 I am an average citizen living in Richmond. I have lived here on and off for 30 years. I pay my taxes, I am law-abiding. I even worked for the city for 15 years.
Cloudy Tsaw

Cloudy Tsaw

Editor: Re: Going to great heights to avoid the limitations of an area plan, Community Comment, Jan. 13 It certainly has not taken long for Tsawwassen's harbingers of doom and gloom to recover from the excesses of Christmas and New Year.
Big question is whether malls are viable

Big question is whether malls are viable

Editor: Re: Public gets glimpse into malls, Jan. 13 The article doesn't begin to address the key point of the issue: Is it all viable? Upon doing some research, the answer to that question is not clear. The proposed almost 1.
New shelter a long time in coming

New shelter a long time in coming

It's about time. Civic politicians did as expected this week and signed off on a contract to build a new animal shelter to be located north of River Road in the Tilbury area.
Society needs to educate the next generation of farmers

Society needs to educate the next generation of farmers

As Bill Cosby noted years ago, kids say the darnedest things. I was having breakfast with a friend the other day who was recounting the story of a local teacher who was playing name that vegetable with her elementary class last spring.
There's never 'too much' Christmas

There's never 'too much' Christmas

Editor: Re: Too much commercialism at Christmas, letter to the editor, Jan. 11 I never have "too much" of the Christmas season as I sometimes feel it goes by to quickly. I never feel that I'm "fed up and it's time for a change" either.
Uncommonly decent police show compassion over holiday season

Uncommonly decent police show compassion over holiday season

Editor: As someone who is often in an adversarial relationship with police, I think it is well past time the people of Delta saw the other side of our police department and its chief, Jim Cessford.
Don't confuse sexism for decency

Don't confuse sexism for decency

Editor: Re: Police dep't investigates sexism complaint, Jan.
Arrogant dog owners ignore law

Arrogant dog owners ignore law

Editor: Re: Owners shouldn't walk their dogs at the cemetery, letter to the editor, Dec. 9 Bart Mann's complaint is well taken, but easily explained. The reason is simple: all dog owners are illiterate and cannot read.