Tag Archives: St. Thomas

Why are you trying to kill our kids?

The rules of the road (Chapter 2) state that: Stop signs are placed at those intersections where extra hazards exist, such as heavy traffic or limited visibility. When you approach a stop sign always follow these rules: • start slowing down soon enough so that you can stop smoothly; • …

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You need a good dressing down

We all like to think that we dress smartly and trendily but let us be honest, there are some of us who perhaps don’t quite measure up. If you spend any time at all on the Internet, you will of at least heard of a website named People of Walmart. …

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You only sing when you’re winning

From a Catholic secondary school via the Royal Navy to cheering on your home team no matter of tactics or score A couple of months ago, St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School in London produced a ‘Lip Dub‘ video that was released onto YouTube. A ‘Lip Dub‘ video is one …

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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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myFM Radio & The St. Thomas Stars

The new 94.1 myFM Radio Will Partner With The St. Thomas Stars Live play-by-play hockey is coming to St. Thomas. myFM BROADCASTING CORP is very proud to announce that the new 94.1myFM Radio will cover of all the exciting ST. THOMAS STARS away hockey games – including playoffs. The games …

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myFM Radio & The St. Thomas Stars

The new 94.1 myFM Radio Will Partner With The St. Thomas Stars Live play-by-play hockey is coming to St. Thomas. myFM BROADCASTING CORP is very proud to announce that the new 94.1myFM Radio will cover of all the exciting ST. THOMAS STARS away hockey games – including playoffs. The games …

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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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Unable to land?

This year, the St. Thomas airshow is doing something new, no public parking on site. Instead you can park at parking elsewhere and then ride a bus to and from the air show. There is also a ban on hard sided coolers. Let me break down how the changes may …

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And his heart grew three sizes that day

I have never wanted to ruin Christmas, steal children’s presents, and generally be a meanie. I am not the Grinch. I am an anti-social, grump who prefers the company of books and the internet to real people. I find it easier to relate to inanimate objects than I do to …

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Too shy shy

To set the scene, it’s a dark and smokey room. There are maybe twelve, fourteen chairs arranged in a circle, looking towards the middle. Five of them are taken as I walk in, avoiding inquiring glances as I choose the chair with the most empty spaces around me. Three more …

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Death with dignity

I have been very lucky in life, my parents are both still living, even if sometimes they appear to be straight out of a George Romeo movie. I have not lost many people and for that I am thankful. How to handle death is a very personal matter. Some grieve …

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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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Stars win in Game 7 Overtime!!!

YOUR St. Thomas Stars beat the London Nationals tonight in a thrilling overtime game 7. When it comes down to tense finals, is there anything that beats going into overtime in a game 7? I don’t think so!

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Parkside Collegiate Students to the Rescue!!

Enter 2 wonderful Angels!! Katie D and Maria R. Katie D. came up with this wonderful idea and presented it to Princess Project, she wanted to organize an event to help collect dresses for young ladies who may need a dress for an upcoming prom or graduation. Katie with the help of her best friend [...]

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