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August 27, 2022 mswartz No Comments

Aug 27 2022 Toronto, Ontario. My Daughter Gets Married!

MY DAUGHTER’S WEDDING, AUG 27 My beautiful daughter, Stacia, got married on Saturday, August 27 in Thornhill. She wed her wonderful fiance, Jacques, in a lovely ceremony. I served as the officiant: their legal marriage was looked after in Quebec (they live in Montreal). Congratulations (felicitations!) to the super-loving bride and groom!

August 11, 2022 mswartz No Comments

Aug 10-11 2022 Norwood Ontario to Cavan and Oshawa Ont

Cavan, Ontario Aug 10 2022 Next day, on the way to Cavan Monaghan, was a delight. This farming township, says Wikipedia, was known as Cavan-Millbrook-North Monaghan until 2007. It’s in Peterborough County in central-eastern Ontario, 20 kilometres (12 mi) southwest of the city of Peterborough. About 10km west of Norwood I came upon a trestle […]

August 5, 2022 mswartz No Comments

Aug 5 2022 Ottawa Ontario to Carleton Place Ont

Would have like to stay longer in Ottawa and interview more people. However I had to book the rest of my stays, while in Ottawa, that’d get me back to Toronto. I decided to take a route that would put me flush into Central Ontario, with its small towns and farming communities, rather than go […]

August 4, 2022 mswartz No Comments

Aug 3 2022 DemocraCycle Interview Eight A, Ottawa, Ontario My Airbnb host in Ottawa, Marni, agreed to share her views on democracy. She experienced the trucker convoy in Ottawa (Feb-Mar 2022) and has a few choice words to share. At first she said she didn’t have much to say. However when given a chance, it turns out she is very thoughtful and articulate. […]