Governments ” Bad News Friday” continues tradition with release of report that says: “…the board and executives at B.C. Ferries get paid too much and it’s too easy for officials to earn bonuses…”

It get's even better.  B.C. comptroller-general Cheryl Wenezenki-Yolland released a report today, on the affairs and status of Translink and BC Ferries. The Sun has the full story HERE. Among her findings: TransLink is plagued by "significant operational issues" and has not done enough to manage its finances (Remember, TransLink CEO Tom Prendergast just  announced his resignation, and …

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HandyDart dispute adds to growing discontent in the BC labour force

I feel a storm brewing...and it's not going to be a short one. We have BC paramedics being forced back to work by a government minister so unscrupulous that he would sell off surgery spots - most likely in violation of the Canada Health Act - while thousands off people are waiting for surgery and treatment. …

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Post coming after kindergarten drop-off

It's Friday, and in my house  that means Show and Tell day in kindergarten. This requires a great amount of discussion on the part of my son while he decides what is going make the biggest impression on his little buddies. So far he's ruled out the hamster, a fossil and the wood jet fighter we …

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