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Dew wants to represent youth in Brooke-Alvinston

Kenneth Dew wants to attract new agriculture related businesses to Brooke-Alvinston. The 67 year-old retired landscaper and bookkeeper is running for the third time for municipal office. Dew decided to run to represent a new generation. “Sooner or later young people needed a break. What it is now is the older generation is in there… Read more »

Everaert wants to get rid of St. Clair’s ‘old boys’ club’

Mayoral candidate Brian Everaert thinks fresh blood is badly needed in St. Clair Township. “Council is sometimes referred to as an old boy’s club,” Everaert says. “It’s time for some new faces with fresh ideas and strategies,” Everaert says, adding a new mayor with a “passion for politics” can be the “driver of political change.”… Read more »

Pook says Catholic identity in schools should be preserved

Patricia Pook wants Catholic schools to maintain their identity. The retired high school teacher from Ridgetown has been active in her community and her church and says she understands the issues facing the system. The Issues: My platform has focused on retaining our Catholic schools and identity, maintaining our local schools, and continuing to teach… Read more »

Scott wants to solve fire issue in Brooke-Alvinston

Tom Scott thinks the issues which led to the Inwood firefighters resigning can be sorted out. The 67 year-old former Alvinston councillor who is retired from working in the plants in Sarnia’s Chemical Valley is running for mayor of Brooke-Alvinston. He says it is the biggest issue of the election. Scott says the firefighters should… Read more »