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Espanola & Area 770055--856833--33303420 600 miles an hour, all of a sudden those at 600 miles per hour. Right about now
Business friendly skies ain’t so friendly anymore. United is thinking of creating the post of
Mobile United Airlines customer service training COA, Chairman of Apologies with Sean
program seems like it was ripped from the Spicer the leading candidate.
Sales & Service pages of the prisoners’ handbook of East Me? I avoid United Airlines like a dog
Germany’s Secret Police. avoids a feral cat colony. On my bi-annual
BBOOWWLLIINNGGPPiinn55 Last April a passenger was dragged off flights to Portugal, I fly a little-known
VENTURE a domestic flight to make room for a airline called Azores Airlines. Safe,
LANES • ESPANOLA company employee. United’s apology efficient and customer-friendly if they ever
included references to the passenger as change the name of this outfit it will be No
Now taking bookings being “disruptive” and “belligerent” so Drama/No Trauma Air.
for Parties/Events they had to apologize for that too. The worst thing that ever happened to me
Then United killed a dog. A flight on an AA flight was that I got into a fight
52 Mead Blvd 705-869-2450 attendant forced the owner to place a with a flight attendant. No, not the kinda
perfectly kenneled dog in the overhead of fight that broke out recently among stag
Open 11-11 Mon, Wed-Sun Closed: Tues compartment where it died. Apologies party members on a Ryanair flight from
and condolences were still being issued England to Slovakia that ended with six
To see our latest Monthly Deals when United mistakenly shipped another drunken Brits, including the groom being
dog on a Denver to Kansas City flight to arrested by police in Berlin.
Crown Realty (1989) inc., Brokerage Japan. No, it wasn’t really a fight I had with
Independently owned and operated When United delivered the French Bulldog Maria, more of a dispute. Well, not really
of rapper Schoolboy Q., he tweeted: “You a dispute, more of a difference of opinion.
[email protected] 114 Mead Street, Unit 2 guys r idiots@united. HOW U PUT MY Okay, I took a flight from Toronto to
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Done with dogs, United began picking wine tasting broke out over the Atlantic
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child on the runway so long, he had to be with my book in hand, always a hardback
RON RIVET hospitalized. for travel with my notepad on the seat next
Next they booted a Nigerian woman and to me. Tripping along the jet stream in
CLEANING SERVICES her children off a flight to Toronto because rarefied air, great ideas come to me and
25 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE another passenger claimed that she smelled I jot them down quickly before I forget.
“pungent.” No apologies necessary, she’s Normally, I throw them away upon
• Carpet & Upholstery • Tile & Grout already got a lawyer. landing.
Cleaning Cleaning It seems UnitedAirlines can’t help shooting I have to say, Maria started the whole
itself in the foot which is a very dangerous
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Continued from page two... between an expert on Espanola Police Officer Mel, as opportunity to showcase the
Portuguese wines and a guy great work of police services
damn thing when she appeared from Wainfleet who just hit she is fondly referred, spent time across Ontario and emphasizes
beside me pushing a beverage spell-check before he typed in the on-going collaboration with
cart. “A glass of wine for you the word ‘oenophile.’ It was a at Espanola High School on community partners to support
sir? White or red?” tasting of fine wines hosted by a holistic approach to service
“Red, please. And I hope its an aficionado and undertaken Tuesday, May 15th, focusing on delivery.
from Alentejo.” by a guy with a draft beer ACTIVITIES INCLUDED:
“It is,” she said, placing a glass pedigree. Maria had a distinct MADD Canada “Arrive Alive” • On Monday May 14th at
on my tray. “So, you prefer the advantage in that she knew her 11:00 a.m. a presentation at the
wines from the south?” stuff. Also, I was the only one campaign to reduce impaired Queensway Place seniors center
“Yes,” I said, “I think they’re drinking. to cover topics of interest, such
the best.” On that note I did manage to score one driving. She was assisted by co- as fraud/internet security;
our attendant/passenger point in my preference of • On Tuesday May 15th from
relationship hit white south to north – more sun, op student Tyler Davidson at the 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. an
turbulence. more alcohol and therefore Officer at the Espanola High
Previously, it was that only part more full-bodied. That’s when MADD display. EHS guidance School assisted with the
of Portugal north of the Douro Maria again walked off and MADD Canada “Arrive Alive”
River that produced great reds came back with cheese which I counsellor, Dean Riggs, hams it campaign to reduce impaired
but now, in the last 15 years had to admit stood up better to driving;
I think the vinho tintos of the dryness and tannins of the up when it comes to the roadside • On Wednesday May 16th
Alentejo are superior. red from northern Villa Real. Espanola Police hosted a “Cops
“Oh no,” said Maria. “They Knowing she had convinced breathalyzer, but it is one of the vs Kids” ball hockey game at
are not better than the north!” me of the superiority of the the Recreation complex at 3:30
And then she stomped off deep red wines from her most important tools used by p.m. Students in grade 7 and 8
into the cockpit cabin leaving homeland, Maria was quite were invited to play against the
me alone with my thoughts smug when she delivered police. Officer Mell also paid Police and other emergency
and a portable bar which is a my in-flight meal and asked: services team.
dangerous combination at best. “Now what wine do you want a visit to the school CALMon • On Saturday May 19th
Clearly, Maria came from the with dinner?” I was waiting between 10:00 am and 2:00 p.m.
north. in the weeds with this one. area. Espanola Police had a display in
The Portuguese, you have to “Chicken? I’ll have the white the Espanola Mall, showcasing
understand love their country wine, please.” And then we The Espanola Police Service one of their police cruisers and
with great passion and defend both broke up laughing. other equipment. An officer was
their birth places fiercely. Their Disclaimer: no children were are proud to participate in this available to provide information
hearts may sing from the sad injured and no dogs were to members of the public.
songbook of Fado, but they are killed or sent to Japan during year’s Police Week celebrations, Photo provided by Jayson
madly patriotic, going way out this tasting on Azores Airlines. Stewart, Espanola High School
of their way to show respect in what proved to be the and Espanola Police Service
and generosity to strangers. For comments, ideas and
“Oh no,” said Maria, returning copies of The Legend service’s last Police Week as the
to place another glass of red on of Zippy Chippy, go to
my tray table. “Try this one.” www.williamthomas.ca Espanola Police Service. With
What followed was a rather
heated oenophile debate the transition from municipal
to OPP policing scheduled for
January 2019, this was the last
Police Week for officers and
staff to take part in Police Week
as a municipal service.
In Celebrating Policing and
Officers with the Espanola
Police participated in a number
Since 1970, Police Week in
Ontario has been an annual
event held in the month of
May, dedicated to increasing
awareness and recognition of
policing services, while also
promoting strong partnerships
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2018 Spring Espanola Lions Club Food Drive Continued from front page...
Re/Max Crown Realty
Opens A New Office In Espanola
Espanola Helping Hand Food food items and cash donations. has an amazing presence and is are we are going to sell your
Bank has food on the shelves, Soccer publicist, Chloe the most recognized real estate home anyways, so why not call
thanks to the 2018 Espanola Kneer says 2,630 items were brand in the world. us first.
Lions Club Food Drive. collected and $900 in cash Re/Max Crown Realty (1989) With the technology and
On Friday, May 18th The donations. Inc. began their operations in referrals globally that Re/Max
Espanola Lions Club, in Kneer adds that is another Sudbury in 1989. To date they provides, we are certain the
partnership with the Espanola excellent food drive and have offices in Sudbury, Valley sales representative in our new
Minor Soccer Association, thanks everyone for all their East, Chelmsford, Noelville and office will love the new flag.
were on hand at Winkel’s help in making the drive now Espanola, with 90 agents Referring to the Global Market,
Independent Grocers, Freshco successful. that specialize in residential, every home we list not only is
and Giant Tiger collecting Photo by Chloe Kneer commercial, recreational and placed on the Local Multiple
multi family. Listing system BUT goes on our
Save School Committee Works Towards Our office here in Espanola global website and exposed in
Feasibility Study To Save School has 9 professional sales 109 countries and 62 different
representatives and services the languages. This is huge for the
It will not cost Espanola repurposing the building for Northshore and Manitoulin Area recreational market, exposing
ratepayers any money, but senior apartments and affordable also. our listings all over the world.
council is lending its support to a housing units, done as soon as Re/Max Crown has maintained Gregorchuk also believes that
feasibility study to save AB Ellis possible to show there are other #1 market share in the Greater we get by giving. Every Re/
Public School. uses for the school. city of Sudbury since 1996. Max agents donates a portion of
The school now houses Sacred He adds they are not looking at With an astonishing 35% of the their commission to Toronto’s
Heart Catholic School students one particular grant right now, market place, we are involved Sick Kids Hospital and to
and staff while construction but are looking at different in every 2.5 transactions in the the New Neo Kids Centre in
gets underway on a new triple agencies which provide grants Greater City. Sudbury. We have donated more
school, which is not scheduled for this type of study. “We are excited about our than $150,000 to Sick Kid’s
to open until 2020. Council agreed to support the Espanola office – our first Hospital and will be purchasing
Gary Clackett of the Save AB commissioning of the study, month of Business showed our a new incubator for the Neo Kids
Ellis Committee told council the which will include a current agents with 88% of the market Centre in Sudbury.
feasibility study is the first step. building assessment of the place in Espanola. That means, Drop in and visit our great full-
He told council the feasibility school and considerations as almost every transaction is time agents at 114 Mead Street,
study is the first step in saving they relate to a change of use for completed by a Re/Max Crown Unit 2 Espanola, or call us for
the school, which is scheduled their proposed development. Agent.” Exciting news says any of your real estate needs,
to be demolished and used for a The Rainbow District School Gregorchuk… because chances 705-869-4230.
parking lot once the new school Board owns the property
opens. and will be approached for Meet The Candidates Night
Clackett adds they want to permission to carry out the Set For Local Area Voters
get the feasibility study for study.
Voters in the Espanola and end of the month.
North Shore corridor area will All six provincial candidates
have the opportunity to meet have been invited to attend.
and question their provincial They will have the opportunity
candidates. to present their platforms
The Moose 99.3FM CJJM and the public will have the
in partnership with Espanola opportunity to ask questions.
Royal Canadian Legion It is being held on Thursday,
Branch #39, is hosting a Meet May 31st from 7:00pm to
the Candidates evening at the 9:00pm at the Legion.
The One Tot Stop Day Care,A.B.Ellis Site
has Infant and Toddler spaces available.
For more information, please
call Devina at 705-869-3282
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It Wasn’t The Royal Wedding, But A EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
Royal Garden Party
An Espanola couple may not “The experience was absolutely NOW HIRING
have been at Saturday’s Royal surreal - to actually be at the
Wedding on May 19th, but it palace and to be with so many FULL AND PART TIME POSITIONS.
was Tuesday’s May 22nd Royal amazing service people. SUMMER STUDENTS
Garden Party they are really “The most amazing part of it all
looking forward to. was meeting Megan and Harry. ~AT BOTH LOCATIONS ~
Greg and Janeanne Gilbert of We were there at the right place McKERROW and ESPANOLA
Espanola were at Buckingham and the right time and talking to
Palace celebrating Prince them was so easy. They asked us We oﬀer ﬂexible scheduling and
Charles 70th birthday kickoff. where we were from. Because a great beneﬁt package
The Prince, who turns 70 on we are so far from home it’s
November 14th, began his easier to give them places that Drop oﬀ resume or go to workattims.ca to apply
birthday celebrations with the they may recognize. “Toronto”
garden party to honour the work followed by four hours north by Summer Student Employment Opportunity
carried out by those closest to Sudbury. Megan then went on
his heart. to say Toronto was her home for “Fair Office Assistant”
The event saw representatives six years. We also talked about
of each of the charities he is the weather and mosquitoes in July 2nd - August 25th, 2018
patron of, some 400 in all, as Muskoka,” Janeanne recalls. 8 weeks
well as the military regiments he The couple spent the week in
is affiliated with, visit the palace England, and toured London as 30 hours per week
grounds for entertainment well as other sites making more
and speeches, as well as the memories to last a lifetime. Duties include: general office reception duties, preparing
customary garden party tea. Photos provided by Greg and display and directional signs, preparing history of Massey
Janeanne says Prince Charles Janeanne Gilbert Agricultural Society and assisting with interactives.
is Greg Gilbert’s army unit’s
Colonel-in-Chief. Eligible applicants 1) must have been in school full time
Ten members of the unit, the during the 2017-2018 academic year 2) must be returning
Irish Regiment of Canada, were to school on a full-time basis during the 2018-2019
chosen to attend along with academic year 3) must be a post-secondary student and 4)
a guest and the Gilberts were must be legally entitled to work in Canada.
fortunate to be selected.
The Gilberts are also thrilled Resumes will be received until Friday June 1st, 2018 by
to be 22 of the people selected, email only:
out of 6,000 people, to meet Massey Agricultural Society E MASSEY F
the newlyweds, the Duke and AIR
Duchess of Sussex, Harry and
Janeanne says it was all so Email: [email protected] TH
ething to Cr ow A
Canada Summer Jobs
Summer Student Employment Opportunity
“Grounds Caretaker Assistant”
July 2nd - August 25th, 2018
30 hours per week
Duties include: grass cutting/trimming, painting, cleaning,
repairing bleachers & fences, identifying vendor spaces.
Eligible applicants 1) must have been in school full time
during the 2017-2018 academic year 2) must be returning
to school on a full-time basis during the 2018-2019
academic year 3) must be a post-secondary student and 4)
must be legally entitled to work in Canada.
Resumes will be received until Friday June 1st, 2018 by
Massey Agricultural Society E MASSEY F
Email: [email protected] TH
Canada Summer Jobs ething to Cr ow A
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up your PC today. Call 705-869- TOTAL MAINTENANCE and 14 great grandchildren. He loved to
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PHYSIOTHERAPY carpentry, painting, steel & was an avid Leafs hockey fan. The
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WITTMANN - Located at decks, landscape construction, special care for our Dad. Visitation was in the Bourcier Funeral
Physio Moves in the Espanola yard maintenance, dump runs. Home on Tuesday May 22, 2018. Service was in the Bourcier
Hospital. Accepting new patients. 705-936-6160 7/17 - R Funeral Home with Rev. Beverly Van der Jagt officiating. Interment
WSIB and MVA patients in the Espanola Cemetery. If so desired, donations can be made to
welcome. Acupuncture available. the Heart & Stroke Foundation.
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painting, decks & fencing, floors, Tuesday to Friday 9:00 -5:00, Drive. With your help, we were able to collect over
property maintenance. 35 years and every fourth Saturday. 705- 2600 food items and over $900 in cash and gift
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maple. More info, call Mina at 6/12. Giant Tiger
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NOTICE Coulombe, 705-863-3434. 7/3 MEETINGS FOR SALE - Garden Mix –
-R (20% cow manure, 30% Black
CHERYL’S MASSAGE Massey Agricultural Society loam, 50% topsoil) - $50 per
THERAPY & monthly meetings - 3rd Tuesday pickup truck, loaded (must
ACUPUNCTURE – NEW ESPANOLA SELF of the month. Held at Massey pick up). Topsoil - $35 per
STORAGE – 6x8 and 8x10 Firehall @ 7pm. We welcome pickup truck, loaded (must pick
LOCATION as of April 9th. Storage units available in the public’s attendance. 10/23 up). 1290 Birch Lake Rd, by
363 John St. Espanola. To appointment only. Call 705-
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Recipe Women of Faith Breakfast – Saturday, June 2 at the
Pinewood Restaurant. Guest Speaker Dominica Frometa.
This light and refreshing Tickets to be purchased in advanced by May 27. Call 705-
orzo salad is simple and 822-6533.
delicious. The flavours
are amazing with fresh Zion Lutheran Church Massey BBQ – Saturday, June 2,
tomatoes, creamy feta, 9:00 am – 2:00 p.m. Come enjoy our gourmet hot dogs.
fragrant basil and toasted
pine nuts. Serve alongside any grilled meat for a tasty Spaghetti Dinner - Join the Webbwood Eagles Ladies
summer dinner or pack in a container for your lunch. Auxiliary for their final spaghetti dinner before Saturday,
June 2 from 4:30 - 6:00 p.m. Everyone welcome, call for
ORZO SALAD WITH TOMATOES, BASIL AND takeouts 705-869-4269
Massey Legion Branch 432 Rededication of War
• 1/4 cup red wine vinegar Memorial Dedication of Veterans Benches – Saturday
• 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice June 9 at 11:00 a.m. BBQ and Social to follow, live
• 1 teaspoon honey entertainment.
• 1/3 cup olive oil
Clothing Donations – Donations for overseas relief can
SALAD: be dropped off at 80 Withers Rd Massey. Also footwear,
bedding & sewing supplies. Call Ray Brubacher at 705-
• 12 ounces orzo pasta 844-9992.
• 6 cups chicken broth
• 2 cups grape or cherry tomatoes, halved United Church of Espanola – WE ARE OPEN – United
• 4 tablespoons thinly sliced chives or green onions Church of Espanola continues to have worship service
• 3 tablespoons chopped fresh basil every Sunday morning at 10:00 a.m. with Sunday School.
• 1 cup arugula or baby spinach, coarsely chopped All are welcome.
• Salt and pepper to taste
• 1 cup feta cheese, crumbled Do you have a NOTE for the Community?
• ½ cup pine nuts, toasted (heat them in a dry skillet over
We invite not-for-profit organizations to submit information on
medium-low heat, tossing often until golden) their upcoming events in writing no later than
Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m. 25 Word Limit.
For the dressing, whisk together the vinegar, lemon juice, E-mail: [email protected]
honey and oil. Season to taste with a bit of salt and pepper.
Set aside. YARD SALES
For the salad, cook the orzo in the chicken broth until tender The Espanola Helping Hand Food Bank - 6th Annual
according to package directions. Drain well but do not Garage Sale Saturday, June 2, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
rinse. Let the pasta cool to room temperature, tossing often at 155 Mead Blvd. Donations will be gratefully accepted
so it doesn’t stick together (stir in 1-2 tablespoons of the and arrangements can be made by calling 705-583-3045.
dressing if the pasta is overly sticky). Toss the cooled pasta
with the tomatoes, chives or green onions, basil, and arugula Zion Lutheran Church in Massey Annual Yard Sale &
or spinach. Pour the vinaigrette over the salad and stir to BBQ – Saturday, June 2, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Come and
coat the ingredients with the dressing. Season with salt and find some good deals, pick up some baking and enjoy our
pepper, if needed. Sprinkle the feta and pine nuts over the gourmet hot dogs. If you have items to donate to our sale
top and toss lightly. Serve at room temperature. please give us a call at 705-865-2020.
*This salad, if refrigerated longer than an hour, will get a bit Nicky Lamothe - PUBLISHER
dry so if you want to make it in advance, consider increasing
the dressing ingredients by half and reserving some of that STAFF
dressing to pour over the salad right before serving (also, AndrewVondette - Office Sales-Graphic Design Advertising Manager
wait to add pine nuts right before serving). Rayann Muncaster - Office Sales/Production Co-ordinator
OFFICE & ART SUPPLIES Muriel Leblanc - Office Sales Manager
Corner Doreen Track - Office Sales/Data Entry
Richard Gagnon - Production
The Moose 99.3 FM CJJM - Espanola is proud to support local 705-869-6883 Bill Leeney - Graphic Design
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Huron Central Railway To Be Shut Down By End Of The Year
NDP Candidate Michael Canadian Pacific Railway and to proceed with essential of Genesee & Wyoming
Mantha of Algoma-Manitoulin serves major employers in the maintenance and rehabilitation Canada Inc. “We have done
has announced the NDP’s region, including DOMTAR costs intended to keep the rail everything in our power to
Funding Commitment to keep in Espanola, Algoma Steel in line operational until 2015. keep HCRY in operation, but
The Huron Central Railway Sault Ste. Marie and EACOM During that time, HCRY both the provincial and federal
operating. Mantha says if the in Nairn Centre, which contributed three times more governments have turned a
NDP forms the government together ship approximately than anticipated, enabling the deaf ear on the situation.”
on June 7, it will take action 13,000 annual carloads of company to keep the railway The company is calling
on its Northern Rail Strategy, freight. safe and operational through on provincial and federal
which will fund the province’s HCRY has 44 employees and 2018. government decision-makers
fair share of capital costs for supports approximately 7,000 Despite intense efforts to reconsider supporting the
Huron Central Railway – $4 indirect jobs in Northern and numerous meetings short line rail system in the
million per year for five years. Ontario. with provincial officials to immediate term to maintain
Mantha was responding to the Changes in commodity make them aware of the the thousands of jobs HCRY
announcement by Genesee demand resulting in carload railway’s critical financial supports in Northern Ontario.
& Wyoming Canada Inc. declines, coupled with situation, HCRY has been “Many of our key customers
on Tuesday, May 22nd, that increased maintenance and unable to obtain long-term rely on the railway as the only
given the lack of necessary regulatory compliance costs financial support to continue viable transportation option,”
provincial funding to maintain have made the railroad operations. As of today, there noted Gravel. “Closure of
its Huron Central Railway economically unviable is still no federal government the railway eliminates the
(HCRY) and following the without strategic investments infrastructure program that potential for regional economic
recent refusal of support from from government. While adequately addresses the development opportunities in
Transport Canada’s National the Ontario provincial funding needs of short line the North, along with other
Trade Corridors Fund, its government has provided freight railways such as public benefits, including
HCRY subsidiary intends to interim funding through a HCRY, which as low-volume reduction in pollution levels
discontinue operations by the regional development agency, lines, typically inherited years and road maintenance costs, as
end of 2018. this will not support the line’s of deferred maintenance from transport trucks will fill the gap
The Northern Ontario short operations beyond the end of prior operators. left behind by HCRY.”
line runs 283 km from Sault the year. “We are obviously disappointed As of press time, DOMTAR,
Ste. Marie to Sudbury under In 2010, HCRY received both with this turn of events,” EACOM and political reps has
a 1997 lease agreement with federal and provincial funding said Louis Gravel, President been contacted for a statement.
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