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Thursday, April 18, 2019
It has been 25 years since the tiny African nation of Rwanda slid into the abyss. The killings happened in broad daylight, yet many of us individuals, media outlets, entire governments turned away, or failed to grasp the unfolding events.
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Our love and protection are the greatest gifts we can give to those we care about. This holiday season, please consider showing your love by giving gifts that help promote safety and prevent injury.
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
As Fall Prevention Month winds down, this is a final call for advocacy, both environmental and personal, to take action to avoid injuries from falls.
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Ah, winter! The season many love to hate! Unless you re planning on moving to a warmer climate, it s time to learn to love it. Enjoying winter can be enhanced by winter activities, especially walking.
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
The motto says it all It takes a community to prevent a fall: We all have a role to play . Welcome to the third article in the Fall Prevention Month series.
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Health Care Workers play a crucial role in preventing falls with older adults. Regardless of your work setting or health care designation, there is much to be gained by joining the Fall Prevention Community of Practice (CoP) no-cost Loop...
Tuesday, April 16, 2019
Why are falls such an important issue? Older adults have many opportunities to live a rich and full life, while enjoying their independence.
Friday, July 28, 2017
The Citizen put together a keepsake commemorative edition highlighting the history of Blyth from its founding in 1877 to 2017.
Thursday, June 29, 2017
The Citizen s special Keepsake Commemorative Edition for the East Wawanosh 150th Anniversary looks back on the past century-and-a-half in the municipality.
Thursday, June 29, 2017
The Auburn and District Lions Club recently celebrated its 40th Anniversary. Join The Citizen for a look at what makes the club special and the history behind the group.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
The Brussels Lions recently celebrated the group s 70th anniversary special and The Citizen helped out with this look at where the group has been, where it is and where it is going.
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Very often the life of Ernie Phillips from just north of Blyth ran on an annual cycle, coinciding with a number of different seasons.
Wednesday, March 2, 2016
After years of planning, research and development, the wheels of Blyth Cowbell Brewing Company are now officially in motion with a plan to construct a craft brewery in Blyth at the southeast corner of London Road and County Road 25.
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
Work is underway on the Blyth Festival project The Fighting 61st, but those involved with the play will tell you that they ve just begun to scratch the surface.
Wednesday, February 3, 2016
The articles I write for Auburn news I like the most are when I get to write about people. This week I m writing about one of my favourite people, Auburn resident and friend, Joel Scott.
Thursday, January 7, 2016
The Citizen looks back on 2015 with its annual retrospective
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
The East Street Station in Goderich has had new life breathed into it once more as FauxPop Media has bought the structure and is looking to turn the site into a cultural and creative hub in the community.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
After being closed by the Avon Maitland District School Board several years ago, the former Brussels Public School is having life breathed into it once again in the form of the Brussels Old Colony Christian Mennonite School.
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Earlier this year, Chief Petty Officer Second Class Mark A. Bearss CD2 retired from active duty after 34 years of service. The Blyth native, who now makes his home on the east coast, put pen to paper and recounted some of his experiences...
Wednesday, November 4, 2015
Blyth architect John Rutledge is in the midst of working on two high-profile heritage projects one in London and another on the Six Nations Reserve near Caledonia.
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Driving by the container home Brent Hillier of Hillier Contracting Inc., is building in Bayfield, I see two cars, two cyclists and one truck driver slow down to take a look.
Thursday, September 17, 2015
There are now good days and bad days for paralyzed Blyth-area cyclist Julie Sawchuk, who currently calls London s Parkwood Institute home but as she learns and trains more for her new reality, she says the good days are starting to outnumber the bad.
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
While the Lulu Tree was first established in June, 2014, the not-for-profit organization founded by Blyth native Emily Wierenga is just beginning to do its most important work yet.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
The life of 41-year-old Julie Sawchuk will now go one of two ways which way, however, is dependent on whether or not she is able to walk again.
Thursday, July 23, 2015
In a disposable world, where goods that don t last are often replaced instead of repaired, it s not often a tradesman who specializes in the latter finds success but Leo Deitner says his woodworking business...
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