Julia Lucio

Creatures of the night 2017 — a spooktakular event!

Creatures of the night 2017 — a spooktakular event!

We visited the first ever Creatures of the night 2017 home based/small business sales event last night at the Best Western Parkway Inn and had a fabulous time! The event, which doubled as a fundraiser for Big Brothers and Big Sisters and the OSPCA, was put together by Victoria Eady of “Hair 2 dye 4”, […]

 Julia Lucio

Agree to Disagree – Why I don’t care to mourn Hugh Hefner

Agree to Disagree – Why I don’t care to mourn Hugh Hefner

Before I start, I want to say that I fully understand why you would want to take a moment of silence and pay homage to this man.  I get it.  He’s an icon.  To you, and to so many others, male and female alike, Playboy is synonym of coming of age.  You may have fond […]

 Julia Lucio

Agree to Disagree – Are we heading for nuclear war?

Agree to Disagree – Are we heading for nuclear war?

What a world we live in! I don’t know about you, but lately, I’ve been terrified about the future. With North Korea being presumably so close to having the means to deliver a nuclear weapon to USA mainland, and with Canada possibly being in the crossfire, it is a wonder how we sleep at night. […]

 Julia Lucio

Agree to Disagree: Houston, we have a problem

Agree to Disagree: Houston, we have a problem

An article, published in MacLean’ s magazine is making bold statements about Cornwallites and portraying the region as somewhat of a Hillbilly land. The article, written after a fruitful Garlic Festival at NAV Centre last week-end despite the fact some 300 Haitian asylum seekers crashed the party as they wait to be processed by the […]

 Julia Lucio

Agree to Disagree : Answer a cry for help

Agree to Disagree : Answer a cry for help

I come from a family afflicted with mental illness and addiction. Yes, I know it is common in our day and age, I am no different, but rather than being a tale of hope and victory like many others, my story has a dramatic ending. When I was 17, I lost a brother to gun […]