Smiths Falls

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My Friday starts. My husband already has the coffee on. I read our small town’s local weekly newspaper. I’m in it again. It’s a school day and the morning is... more
Smiths Falls
Smiths Falls Police
CAS
Lanark Leeds and Grenville
Family and Children's Services
With the tabling of the new legislation by CYS minister Michael Coteau to completely replace the Child and Families Services Act, it is time to seriously... more
Smiths Falls Police
Smiths Falls
CAS
Lanark Leeds and Grenville
A reporter, a filmmaker, a project manager, SEO expert, and an understanding of organizational structure, legislation, governance and the HR run-around – all... more
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Smiths Falls
CAS
Lanark Leeds and Grenville
Jan. 27, 2017 9:30am It’s kind of like a church, that’s found itself on the wrong side of the tracks. The lighting is dim and the people look grievous. Except... more
Smiths Falls Police
CAS
Smiths Falls
Lanark Leeds and Grenville
It all started in the Spring of 2015. A butterfly flapped its wings and sent me on course to my destiny. What started with a pocket-dial to an old friend,... more
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Smiths Falls
CAS
Lanark Leeds and Grenville
Of course, I would never breach an undertaking. I was released from police custody, and signed a document that swore I would not do that. I am to keep the... more
Smiths Falls Police
CAS
Smiths Falls
As the accused in the Family Service data breach, and the mother of the young boy who took an independent walk, some may be wondering, “So what happens when a... more
Smiths Falls Police
Smiths Falls
CAS
It’s 2016 in Ontario, Canada. Child welfare has become a business, the state keeping child safety “at an arms length.” The privatization of children begins to... more
Smiths Falls Police
Smiths Falls
CAS
Dear Editor, 2:27pm. I missed his first call. He called right back. I answer. “He’s missing! The police are coming.” The panic in my husband’s voice tells me... more
Smiths Falls Police
Smiths Falls
OCAS