Let’s tell the truth about Christmas

As we near the end of a very profound year in world events, I find myself, like so many others, in a state of...

Remembering an American friend

In the summer of 1977, I crossed the Iron Curtain from west to east at the Berlin Wall, to visit communist East Germany. To...

Grocery stores and Realtor offices

Many years ago in a town that is close to yours, there was a grocer who opened a store in the downtown area. This...

Cultivating dandelions ?

The Publisher’s Page _ Can you imagine people cultivating dandelions on their front lawns? Well get ready, because it's happening right now and it's coming...

Cold canvassing for charity has its rewards

THE PUBLISHERS’ PAGE BY HEINO MOLLS The ranks of volunteer charity canvassers have more than a fair share of Realtors. The reasons for this are obvious to...

The importance of donut shops is often overlooked

BY HEINO MOLLS While no statistical proof exists, I have often heard it said that Canadians are far more reticent than their neighbours from the United...

Real estate loses a good friend

Karan Barker, the executive officer of the Hamilton-Burlington and District Real Estate Board who recently passed away was a dear friend of mine. We did...

Keeping an eye on economic indicators

BY HEINO MOLLS   There is a lot of talk about the economy slowing down these days. Many people are pointing to signs of a recession....

The best way to look ahead is to look back

BY HEINO MOLLS   Is there any one of us who has not benefitted from the advice of someone in their past? Who has  'caught a...

Senseless acts of kindness

BY HEINO MOLLS   With the Christmas season upon us, we have plans to buy presents for those we love and give gifts of appreciation to...