Monthly Archives: March 2010

File this statistic in the category “Things that make you go Hmmm.” The Center for Science in the Public Interest published a study last year identifying the sources of various food-borne illnesses. Since 1990 there have been 363 outbreaks of food-borne illness linked to assorted leafy greens in the food supply chain, including such common […]

Can you believe that a week Saturday will mark the vernal equinox, the first day of spring? We have been waiting impatiently throughout the months of January and February, the wait made all the more anxious by the absence of winter weather in the valley, and now spring is imminent. It’s time to stride out […]

It’s tough to let the Winter Olympics go isn’t it? What a wonderful moment for Vancouver, our province and our country. Canada will never be the same. We have some brilliant memories to cherish and a hockey goal to take its place with “Henderson scores for Canada” and “Gretzky to Lemieux.” What did you think […]