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Philadelphia Eagles World Champions?

The Big Game Yesterday we got to view the much anticipated Super Bowl football game between the New England Patriots and the underdog Philadelphia Eagles to determine the world champions. I should add that the Eagles are my favorite American football team and have been for many years. Even though I wasn’t able to watch […]

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More Hate Crimes in Ottawa

West End Mosque Falls Victim to White Supremacists It looks like culprits are back at it in Ottawa with another incidence of a hate crime[clickToTweet tweet=”West end mosque in Ottawa becomes the latest in the city to be a victim of a hate crime.” quote=”On GPJOA.COM – More Hate Crimes in Ottawa”][social_warfare]. During the overnight […]

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Donald Trump on the campaign trail.

Donald Trump and Mental Illness

[clickToTweet tweet=”Is Donald Trump fit to be president?” quote=”On GPJOA.COM – Is Donald Trump fit to be president?” theme=”style2″][social_warfare] That’s the question often being asked regarding Donald Trump and some of the remarks he has made. It has been suggested recently that the new American president Donald Trump is suffering from mental illness and some […]

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A dog in the snow

Clean Up After Your Pets

This is something that should not have to be brought up, but unfortunately that often isn’t the case. Many times I take my dog outside to do his business and I run into a mound of dog crap on the sidewalk that someone decided would be too difficult to pick up. There is absolutely no […]

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Louise at 50

Celebrating My Wife’s 50th Birthday

Happy Birthday Louise! It was a great evening. You only turn 50 once and although we celebrated a few days after the fact, it did turn out to be a good night. We ended up going to the Mandarin restaurant in Orleans as Louise really enjoyed that restaurant the last time we went on Christmas […]

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Ontario Landlords Want Pot Ban

New Laws Coming With the impending legalization of marijuana this coming summer, many businesses and people are starting to anticipate how this change of law may affect them. It is still unknown how the marijuana will be distributed or how it will impact current laws like impaired driving. Ontario landlords are anticipating problems with the […]

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Old Vehicles Equal Old Problems

The Joy of Vehicle Ownership Like many people, we own an older vehicle as we don’t want the payments and maintenance schedules that come with owning a new vehicle. No worries about having to make appointments for oil changes and doing things like changing the brake fluid at 24,000 kilometres. However, unlike new vehicles, you […]

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Ontario Minimum Wage Increase Not Going Over Well

Ontario Raises Minimum Wage It’s been a little over a week since the new minimum wage increases took effect in Ontario. The governing Liberal party decided some time ago that it would raise the minimum wage in the province to $15 an hour and that this increase would be raised in increments and be fully […]

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Happy New Year!

Welcome 2018 First and foremost, I want to wish everyone a happy New Year and may you all have health and happiness in 2018. As I mentioned yesterday, 2017 wasn’t the best of years for us and I for one am glad that it’s over. I had many plans for 2017 and was hoping it […]

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Good-Bye 2017

  So what did 2017 have to offer? Not much. It’s been a somewhat tough year with my wife’s mother passing away in February, which made the next few months rather tough. I was hoping to get several websites up and running, but that didn’t materialize, and I only managed to get a few posts […]

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