Woodland robotics team takes silver

Taken from: ObserverXtra After a second-place finish this weekend, Woodland Christian High School’s FIRST Robotics team has their eyes set on another top finish at district competition, then provincials, and hopefully, worlds. The CyberCavs, as they call themselves, earned silver at the ... Full Article

Almost a Senior Information Session

Are you retired or entering retirement? On April 19th I’ll be hosting an information session for you in my riding that discusses (1) best way to recognize and avoid scams (2) filing taxes in retirement and (3) preparing to apply for old age security (OAS) If you would like to attend – ... Full Article

More than just sap flowing at ceremonial first tap in Woolwich

Taken From: ObserverXtra It’ll be remembered as the first tap that was more like the last tap. On Feb. 24, maple syrup producers and politicians gathered on Dan and Heather Goetz’s Woolwich farm, Shady Grove, for the ceremonial first tapping of a sugar maple. “Today we are celebrating the ... Full Article

D’Amato: Tories won’t be tempted by O’Leary’s sweet lure

Taken from: Waterloo Region Record There’s a well-known experiment called the marshmallow test. A child is offered a choice: You can eat a marshmallow right now, or wait 20 minutes and get two marshmallows instead. Researchers at Stanford University in California found that the child who ... Full Article