Science & Nature

Mammals on our continent: winners and losers

 by Theresa Peluso  If you were to take the long view – the really, really long view – and look at the evolution of mammals...

Almonte Riverside Trail temporarily closed

by Jordan Smith The Almonte Riverside Trail, a recreational trail that runs along the Mississippi River between Strathburn Street and James Naismith Way , is...

Stalking Comet PANSTARRS C2011/L4 – Spring 2013

Comet PANSTARRS C20011/L4  hide-and-go-seek ... If you have tried to find a bright comet gracing our spring skies this year, you may have been thwarted; ...

Should Mississippi taxpayers be paying for RV dumping stations?

 by Theresa Peluso Did you know that Mississippi Mills taxpayers are now on the hook for $4,000 to cover the costs of a dumping station for...

Red Oaks of the Stoney Field

by Neil Carleton     When Bruce Thompson was growing up on his family’s farm, one of the cleared fields not far from the house...

Plastic Surgery: An operation that reduces the plastic in our lives

 by Theresa Peluso  A little over 150 years ago, plastic didn’t exist.  Now, in the 21st century, it has insinuated itself into every facet of...

Sanjeev Sivarulrasa Solo Exhibition starting March 14, 2013 – ‘Night Light’ Karsh-Masson Gallery, Ottawa

Invitation to the opening of Sanjeev's Solo Exhibition Hi Night Sky Enthusiasts I received this invitation form Sanjeev this week: I'd like to invite you and your...

Almonte bird has its fifteen minutes of fame

The Millstone's Brent Eades was pleased to see a photo he took of a tree sparrow in his yard last week become the subject...

Mississippi Mills Beautification Committee creates on-line newsletter

The purpose of the Mississippi Mills Beautification Committee (a working subcommittee of the Community and Economic Development Committee (CEDC) is to enhance the area with public art,...

Asteroid 2012 DA14 and Russian meteor Feb 2013 – Orbits

by Pat Browne I recently received an email asking: "There was such a fuss being made about the asteroid fly by up until the day of,...

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