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I'm Making November Reading Month

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StephenVance bw 225w 200hThe municipal election is over, and the air outside has suddenly chilled; perhaps the lack of political hot air has caused our temperatures to plummet. As much as I enjoy elections, I am always glad when they are over.

Municipal elections can become somewhat all-consuming, occupying the minds of reporters and voters for weeks, so when those votes are finally counted and the results have been announced, it is time for a well-earned break from serious stuff like local political issues.


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What to Expect From the New Council

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StephenVance bw 225w 200hWith the 2014 municipal election over, many are wondering what to expect from the newly elected council after they take over in December.

Mayor-elect Barb Clumpus may have earned enough votes to capture the mayor's chair, however her 38 percent of the votes means that she will have plenty of work ahead of her if she wants to appeal to the 62 percent of voters who did not cast their vote in her favour.


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The Candidates Have Had Their Say, Now it is Your Turn

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StephenVance bw 225w 200hAfter numerous candidate meetings and debates, Soap Box Saturdays, The Meaford Independent Election Guide, and countless doors knocked upon, the candidates for the 2014 municipal election have had plenty of opportunity to have their say, and to make their views and visions known.

At The Independent, we have always valued the views and input of our readers. Next month we celebrate five years since we first launched our little paper, and in those five years we have published nearly 700 letters from our readers.


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