Tag Archives: Blog

(D)Evolution of the Fiber-Optic Class?

Ok folks, gentle readers and those that subscribe to this blog at www.joelwlamoure.com and diligently read this that I apologize for being late (again) this week as its been a time myself  (yet again) of stopping and reflecting and wondering what to write. What is important and what makes the biggest difference at …

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Freedom is not Free

Greetings my gentle readers to another week’s installment of the “Be Yourself, Often” blog at www.joelwlamoure.com . Hopefully, this is a point of time in the week where we can sit back and appreciate the privilege of being here in the sanctity of the moment. For indeed, if we do …

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Happy 2013!

Well it is the start of a new year so let’s have a look back at 2012. Compared to 2011, 2012 was a very good year for the St. Thomas Blog. In terms of Unique visitors, we went from 61,030 visitors in 2011 to 128,553 in 2012, an over 100% …

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Thank you x 1800 times

We now have 1800 friends on Facebook. Approximately 5% of the population of St. Thomas are our friends. Of course this doesn’t mean that all our friends are actually living in St. Thomas, we have friends as far away as Florida but they have ties to our great city. That …

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Can you help us Wish Upon A Song?

“Wish Upon a Song” is a family event being held at Quai du Vin, Sunday, August 14, 2011 from 2 – 9 pm. The goal of this event is to assist a local family affected by cancer to make “forever” lasting memories on a family trip to Disney World. There …

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Finish what you started

Here at the St. Thomas Blog, we spend hours searching through the internet to find content as well as potential contributors. A simple search such as ‘St. Thomas Ontario Blog‘ will find thousands of websites, only the majority of them have not had anything written for over a year. There …

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In the Head or in the Heart

The St. Thomas Blog - Follow The ElephantOur heads can play some pretty nasty tricks on us. Our minds are so powerful they can trick us into thinking this is what our heart wants, in fact we can go for years on this information. This can put us into so...

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Humidex Advisory Predicted

The St. Thomas Blog - Follow The ElephantPlease note that Environment Canada is predicting a hot and humid air mass to settle over Southwestern Ontario beginning Sunday. Temperatures are forecast to reach the low thirties, and associated humidex values...

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Crime Stoppers July 15th

The St. Thomas Blog - Follow The ElephantCrime Stoppers is not a new concept in crime fighting. It simply promotes more dramatically an investigative tool used by successful investigators for centuries. Cash and anonymity for information. Your call is ...

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Positive Mental Attitude

Why don’t you knock it off with them negative waves? Why don’t you dig how beautiful it is out here? Why don’t you say something righteous and hopeful for a change? Donald Sutherland as ‘Oddball’ in Kelly’s Heroes. Negativity surrounds us all. No matter how positive you try to be, …

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Thank you for being a friend

Thank you for being a friend Traveled down the road and back again your heart is true you’re a pal and a confidant I’m not ashamed to say I hope it always will stay this way My hat is off, won’t you stand up and take a bow And if …

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Politics and Prose

Yes, I did steal that title from a book store in Washington, D.C., thanks to Mr Tony. Allow me to first state that I do not have a horse in this current race, not being a Canadian Citizen yet. Yes, I am an immigrant, one of those no good, job …

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State of the Bunion Speech

Ladies, gentlemen, and those millions watching on television at home, today, now, this is the state of your St. Thomas Blog website as we stand right now. Last Friday, we held our first, but surely not last, office party and much silliness was had by all. Thank you to all …

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Missing Cat

This beautiful, inside BLACK & WHITE cat got out and must have been scared away. She is fixed. She is very skittish. She is remarkably soft and walks with a thump to her step. She is very affectionate. We live on the north side of Wellington Street in St Thomas …

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Wish me luck!

  Today I am making my television debut on INSIDE ELGIN with Mike Vecchio… please…please…save your adoration.  I will be at the Roadhouse for an autograph signing after the show. ( In case you aren’t overly familiar with me…I am joking…well not about going to the Roadhouse, but that I …

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The St. Thomas Blog on TV!!

One half of The St.Thomas blog will be appearing on INSIDE ELGIN on April 6 live at noon and repeated again at 6pm. “Inside Elgin is your inside track to what’s happening in St. Thomas and across Elgin County. Join host Mike Vecchio for a half-hour mix of entertaining and …

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Announcing The Daily

If you are anything like me, your favourite part of the morning, eating bacon, watching sports highlights, and reading the funnies in the paper. OK, I don’t really read the paper, I tend to read the funnies online but anyway, that is besides the point! Wouldn’t it be nice if …

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Working on it!

Well, we made some changes to the Blog, updating the paint job and tidying up a little but….. we are still unhappy as to it’s look. The website still isn’t working correctly and we are very disappointed that it isn’t as perfect as we want it to. So, in the …

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Heart N Soul…

In light of the previous few weeks, we  had some issues brought to our attention in some very harsh ways. 1. Life is delicate and you never know when or at what age it will end for someone; 2. Heed the warning signs they are there for a reason; 3. Even if you don’t care [...]

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