Monthly Archives: September 2018

A simple ‘sorry’ doesn’t cut it for photoshop controversy

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September 22, 2018

Opinion 09:26 AM Cambridge Times I am beyond upset that Doug Craig, the current mayor of Cambridge, can just simply just say “he is sorry” for his part in the removal of a candidate (Kathryn McGarry) from a group photo at a community event, as found on page four in your Sept. 18 paper. It […]


Kathryn McGarry’s Statement on the Cambridge Chamber Interviews

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September 19, 2018

Good Afternoon, Below is Kathryn McGarry’s statement on the Cambridge Chamber of Commerce’s candidate interviews and the debate surrounding the questions. “After seeing the stories on social media about how these interviews are being conducted, I reviewed the proposed format and questions with some of the candidates. I have decided not to participate in these […]


My Letter to Doug Craig.. by Rande Keffer

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September 19, 2018

Letter to Doug Craig   Mr. Craig:   Well it is really evident that we are into another election campaign.  While I thought campaigns were a platform to set out goals and ideals that make the city a better place.   That being said, social media venues such as Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter have become […]


My Letter to Greg Durocher… by Rande Keffer

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September 19, 2018

Mr. Durocher: I read the article in The Record today regarding the questions that you have been asking the candidates in the interviews you have conducted thus far for this Municipal Election. In my opinion some of these questions are very inappropriate and cross the line.  These questions would not be able to be asked […]


Citizens of Cambridge deserve better in mayor’s seat by Thomas Vann

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September 17, 2018

Opinion 09:09 AM Cambridge Times I’m guessing Al Coates regrets writing his letter, “Top job should go to someone who lives in Cambridge.” Since Al’s letter, Doug Craig’s campaign group imploded by showing on Craig’s campaign website a photo shot at the new bridge where mayor candidate Kathryn McGarry was removed and an unknown lady […]


Online voting is impossible to secure. So why are some governments using it?

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September 15, 2018

Democracy at stake The purpose of an election is not just to select a winner, but to convince the loser, and their supporters, that they lost. Trust in the voting process is, therefore, an essential element to any voting system. “Voting over the internet is not secure enough to be trusted for government elections,” Teague […]


McGarry targets Cambridge’s top job

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September 15, 2018

NewsSep 10, 2018by Ray Martin Cambridge Times Kathryn McGarry is seeking Cambridge’s top job in hopes of continuing her service to the city. – Ray Martin/Metroland Kathryn McGarry kicked off her bid for mayor Sept. 6, packing Preston’s Fiddle and Firkin pub. “I am running to be your mayor because I want to fight for […]


Cambridge, Ont., mayor apologizes after image of political rival edited out of campaign photo

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September 14, 2018

Image of mayoral challenger Kathryn McGarry edited out of campaign photo from bridge opening Kate Bueckert · CBC News · Posted: Sep 14, 2018 2:15 PM ET | Last Updated: 37 minutes ago   This is the altered photo which removed Kathryn McGarry. This photo was posted to a Facebook group by local resident James […]


Read what Craig had to say about Kathryn McGarry

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September 14, 2018

Kathryn McGarry exits as Cambridge MPP with no regrets Despite defeat, McGarry is proud of her achievements NewsJun 11, 2018by Ray Martin Cambridge Times Liberals cheered as Kathryn McGarry entered the room. – Ray Martin/Metroland Doug Ford’s blue wave across the province last Thursday has turned former Cambridge MPP Kathryn McGarry into a one-term wonder. […]


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