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Michael Atkins

Michael Atkins

Column: Ron Heale: the wildest accountant I ever knew

My friend died a few weeks ago battling for life the way he lived it: full throttle. I met...

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Mark Gentili

Mark Gentili

Column: This is my Christmas shopping pledge

I have a confession to make: I'm not a good Christmas shopper. Just ask my wife and she'll tell...

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Darren MacDonald

Darren MacDonald

Column: Are the Tories ready to court the North again?

After back-to-back provincial and municipal elections, you would think voters in Greater Sudbury would get a respite. Not so...

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Heidi Ulrichsen

Heidi Ulrichsen

Inspired by a man in a cape

Entrenched as we are in a cold and snowy winter, the warm summer evening I interviewed Jamie McDonald seems...

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Al McMullan

Al McMullan

Restaurant Review: A palace of flavour

Thai food always makes me reminisce about my youth in Toronto. The very first Thai restaurant in Canada opened...

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Viki Mather

Viki Mather

Column: Hope springs eternal for northern gardeners

It is not easy to make a garden on the Canadian Shield. Yet for the past 30 years I...

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Lisa Lounsbury

Lisa Lounsbury

Column: Adult ADHD and the workplace

Do you have a hard time staying focused at work? Have difficulty organizing tasks? Lose necessary things? Are easily...

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Erna de Burger-Fex

Erna de Burger-Fex

Canadian Christmas made better by Lion's Telethon

Who were these “angels” bringing toys, turkey, ham, oranges and fruitcake to our family? It was only our second...

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Stew Kernan

Stew Kernan

Column: A Wolves 2014 Christmas wishlist

With the Wolves approaching the half way point of the season, I thought it would be interesting to take...

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Randy Pascal

Randy Pascal

Column: Building the beautiful game

Youth competitive soccer in Sudbury is not where it needs to be. No one is denying that. Not the...

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Anne Boulton

Anne Boulton

Column: Fruit for all a delicious idea

Sunday was particularly delicious. Not only did I manage a nap, but upon waking, I found a basketful of...

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Ashley Hurley

Ashley Hurley

Column: Pour some sugar on me

Artists from The Archies to Def Leppard have sung about it. Throughout history, it has influenced colonization, economies and...

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Jacqueline Villeneuve

Jacqueline Villeneuve

Big changes for 2014 started with a big surprise

The holiday season was a time of joy and excitement in our home. The children were looking forward to...

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Peter Zalan

Dr. Peter Zalan

Column: Sun going down on health-care miracle?

We live on a planet covered by organisms too small to be seen by the naked eye. Humanity has...

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Dr. Gifford-Jones

Dr. Gifford-Jones

Sex? The day after a heart attack?

Being shot by a jealous lover at 95 years of age is my idea of the best way to...

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Karen Hourtovenko

Karen Hourtovenko

Column: Stop playing the blame game

We live in a world where many complain and look to blame others for their misfortunes in life. Sadly,...

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Heather Tarnopolsky

Heather Tarnopolsky

Column: Year-end financial cleanup time

November is a time for organization and prep work. Rake the leaves, pull out the snow shovel, change the...

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Scott Overton

Scott Overton

STC's 'Miracle' does full justice to the original

I have a love/hate relationship with the Christmas season. I love the original story and its meaning, the family...

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David Joseph Anselmo

David Joseph Anselmo

So you wanna be a screenwriter

We get a lot of calls and emails at the Northern Ontario Film Studios and Hideaway Pictures for script...

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Talking Science

Talking Science

LU Let's Talk getting students 'AMP'-ed for science

Ten to 12 undergraduate students volunteered four of their precious winter-semester Fridays to participate in the Aboriginal Mentorship Program...

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Sudbury Northern Life Guest Columnist

Guest Columnist

Column: Celebrating small acts of kindness

The Rotary Club of Sudbury Sunrisers’ Vive Le Vine event, held Nov. 15, was outstanding. The Caruso Club did...

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