Tag Archives: TV

My top ten movies

Top Ten Movies Any top ten list can be incredibly difficult to construct. One person’s criteria won’t work for another. Even choosing a criteria that works for the person making the list is hard. In the case of movies, are they the most watched movies? The ones you can quote …

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John Milles Liberation Treatment Fundraiser

John is a great guy who has given a lot to this community! Now it is time to give back. Liberation Treatment Fundraiser for John Milles November 25th at the Shrine Club on Princess Ave Tickets are $10.00 each with a chance to win a big screen TV. Draw to …

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More signs?

I noticed on the way back into town today coming from Talbotville, that the majority of the signs on Highway 4 as you come down the hill are grotty. The sign to the airport for instance isn’t clear, it looks dirty. Surely if we want people to com...

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Politics and Signs

I know that if you want to be elected for something, be it class president, city council, or president of the country, you need to get your name out there and on everyone’s lips, but I find the numerous signs that appear whenever there is going to a vote as an eye sore and an annoyance. The bigger the sign, there less chance that I am actually going to care enough to vote for you. Surely if you need to become known to the voting public, you need to be seen, heard, and understood. To me, signs just look like someone is selling a house, rather than selling an idea, a philosophy or a statement. I appreciate that, with voter turnout being low, you need to use every trick in the book, but surely this should be a challenge to politicians to find new ways to become known. The local newspaper, which has a small number of subscribers, is the traditional way, appearing on TV, the same. Why not host discussions on Facebook, or on this website, where people who care, and want St. Thomas to thrive and become a successful city can ask important questions and get answers. All [...]

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Event–UFC at Braxtons

Braxtons is hosting its first UFC event (UFC 114) LIVE on May 29th @ 10:00pm. Start Time: Saturday, May 29, 2010 at 10:00pm End Time: Sunday, May 30, 2010 at 2:00am Location: Braxtons Tap & Grill (1093 Talbot St, St Thomas) We have installed new big screen TVs to accommodate …

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Book Review – Hitman – Lawrence Block

From the Publisher Keller is your basic urban Lonely Guy.He makes a decent wage, lives in a nice apartment.Works the crossword puzzle.Watches a little TV.Until the phone rings and he packs a suitcase, gets on a plane, flies halfway across the country…and kills somebody.It’s a living.But is it a life?Keller’s …

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Book Review – The Coil – Gail Lynds

From the Publisher A sequel to the New York Times bestselling novel, Masquerade, The Coil picks up several years later. Liz Sansborough, former CIA agent and now an academic, has managed to put the pieces of her life back together. But Sansborough has a dark secret – she is the …

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