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Parties may suffer as taxes pile on

Parties may suffer as taxes pile on

The tax revolt that appears to be simmering in this province has the potential to turn the provincial political scene on its head, with serious ramifications for our two main parties and the interest groups that support them.
Don't build on Terra Nova Park

Don't build on Terra Nova Park

The Editor, Terra Nova Park is only a tiny sliver of Richmond's total area.
He made dreams come true

He made dreams come true

The Editor, Milan Ilich has been called a man who made dreams a reality. Certainly for the Richmond Caring Place he was that and more.
Salaries rising too high

Salaries rising too high

April is supposed to be the cruelest month, but for local taxpayers, it might just be July.
Poverty needs to end

Poverty needs to end

The Editor, Re: "Friend's need inspires girl," News, July 20.
Ilich's kindness will be missed

Ilich's kindness will be missed

Dear Mrs. Ilich; All of us at the Richmond Sunrise Rotary Club would like to extend our condolences to you and your family for the loss of your husband, father, grandfather, uncle, and philanthropist. Both you and Mr.
Cats outdoors is the problem

Cats outdoors is the problem

The Editor, Re: "Raccoons kill, drag away another cat," News, July 20. "Does city have a raccoon plan?" Letters, July 20. "Raccoon attack on cat horrifying," Letters, July 13.
Falcon nervous amid economic woes

Falcon nervous amid economic woes

Finance Minister Kevin Falcon seems to have suddenly become very nervous.
It's raining, not flooding

It's raining, not flooding

Libyan revolution. Syrian death squads. Sudanese war crimes. Somalian famine. American debt crisis. Yes, those are just a few of the topics you'll find if you cruise around Google news headlines this week.
No respite from noise on holiday

No respite from noise on holiday

The Editor, I was looking forward to a respite on Canada Day from the construction noise I am surrounded by at the moment with three new houses being built around me.