Tag Archives: Facebook

Facebook message intercepted

Police were called to an Arthur Ave residence on December 12, 2016, shortly after 9:00pm, after the homeowner intercepted a Facebook message between her son and a friend. The two devised a plan to attend the residence later in the night to steal all of the electronics and jewellery within …

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Vandalism at local schools

Last weekend (Jan 8-10) three elementary schools were spray painted. Photos of the graffiti were sent out to the public through our Social Media outlets, Facebook and Twitter. As a result of our investigation two youths have been identified and are being dealt with through Extrajudicial Measures. This means they …

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Reason #28: You Can Search Our Catalogue on Facebook!

Did you know that you can access the library’s catalogue from ourFacebook page?? It’s never been easier to search the catalogue, or place a hold on a book! On our Facebook page, we have a new button called “Search the library catalogue” When you click it, you are brought to the …

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The Summer I Became a Nerd

What a fun ride! On the front cover, Cole Gibson refers to “the laugh out loud dialogue.” I’ll admit I had my doubts. I thought the premise of Leah Rae Miller’s The Summer I Became a Nerd sounded great, but not many books make me LOL. (Hey, it’s young adult …

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Top Hat Kids

What is the name of your business?: Top Hat Kids What goods or services do you provide?: Top Hat Kids sends our professional magicians assistants out to your child’s birthday party to turn him/her into the star magician of their own show! With a top hat, a cape and a …

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Facebook shortcuts you should know!

To get the shortcuts to work in your particular browser use: Windows Firefox: Shift + Alt + # Chrome: Alt + # Mac Firefox : Control + # Chrome: Control + Option + # Safari: Control + Option + # Facebook Shortcuts Cheat Sheet is an infographic that was produced …

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Where we stand today

Good morning you wonderful ladies and gentlemen. As you may or may not have noticed, the St. Thomas Blog has gone through yet another change. We are sorry to say that this change wasn’t quite as painless as previous ones. Due to some software issues, we apparently spammed the world, …

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Would you give your employer your Facebook password?

There is a trend among employers to include an innocent box on their employment application that asks if the potential employee has social media accounts. What isn’t so innocent is the next box that might very well ask for the username and passwords of those accounts. In American universities, athletes …

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Shut up and put up

We see the commercials, advertisements and websites all the time. For ever dollar you donate, we (insert company name here) will match up to a certain amount. If we get 100,000 likes on Facebook, we’ll donate X dollars to charity. If you enter codes, found on the inside of our packaging, on …

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What is so bad about Happy Holidays?

According to Facebook, or at least those on it that are my friends, people are fed up with the term Happy Holidays, feeling that it has begun to replace Merry Christmas. I have alternatively heard that there is a backlash to the phrase Happy Holidays by some people who believe …

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Mama, Will you help me post my blog.

Don’t I have my own account on facebook? Will this go on facebook? Oh I have a Sims account don’t I.   (and so starts the ramblings of The 6 year old mind. I am the mother of this 6 year old and while I am going to help out …

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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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8 Things Performers Must Do In Order For Their Art to Survive

This via Bob Lefsetz: 1. Listen to a lot of records. A knowledge of music is the best education. Spend more time listening than posting on Facebook. The musicians of yore could play every lick on their favorite blues records, can you? 2. Learn how to play. Start with lessons. Only give them up when you surpass your teacher. [...]

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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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Left Brain Paralysis

I haven’t posted much lately. Why? The post that went viral a couple of months ago really took me off guard and came at the worst possible time. It happened just prior to me leaving for Seattle followed shortly thereafter by Chicago… followed shortly thereafter by Toronto – twice. Normally each of those trips would require [...]

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Bad Moon A Rising

So my friend Michael Krahn filmed this... Thought I’d share :) For fans of CCR and John Fogerty. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KJB5A8QQZwM&feature=player_embeddedI released a new LIVE album! I’m super proud of it :)You can get it on iTunes h...

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What is your time worth?

Ticking away the moments that make up a dull day. Fritter and waste the hours in an off hand way. Lyrics to Pink Floyd‘s classic tune, Time. We probably all fritter away too many hours with something unproductive. Watching Survivor, playing Farmville on Facebook, things that take up our time …

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Deni Live in Concert

Yay! My first live album. I’m thinking it turned out quite well... There is NO way it would have been this good without such great musicians playing. It’s mixed to sound big and live, so I suggest playing it loud! LOUD Jerry! You can get it on...

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