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Articles by Dave Dale
There’s a pot of gold somewhere …

There’s a pot of gold somewhere …

There's no time to write this. Magazine deadline is dove-tailing with newsletter deadlines in the midst of December madness. It takes this much to get that adrenaline rush, if you know what I mean. Huffing on time constraints and cascading work loads is a bad habit,...

To each their own …

To each their own …

For those who still eat meat, the price of steak makes it a luxury item on most budgets. Fortunately, I don't eat much these days and can get by with small portions. Keeping trim is essential. These strip loin grilling steaks cost $12.20 for label weight of .554...

Media literacy is vital

Media literacy is vital

Journalism starts out subjective because humans make choices when telling a story. Objectivity is a choice in how you reflect pertinent points, with the economy of time and resources in mind. The Postmedia News article linked below provides a timely example of how...

Happy 83rd birthday Mike de Moree

Happy 83rd birthday Mike de Moree

My college photography teacher Mike de Moree turned 83 years old today and I was happy to post a video of us talking about his life and interests, specifically what he considers when creating art. We talked for about an hour and a bit, although I cut out a bunch to...

Deegan’s Gail Dumoulin retires after 7 decades

Deegan’s Gail Dumoulin retires after 7 decades

Gail Dumoulin has finally retired after nearly seven decades working in and around downtown North Bay, the bulk of it at Deegan's Shoes. They held a party for her Friday afternoon ahead of her upcoming 90th birthday party Aug. 7.  The video interview below was...

UPDATED: Plastic concerns in North Bay growing

UPDATED: Plastic concerns in North Bay growing

Worth a peek, I think. The big topic in North Bay last month was the "forever chemical" PFAS contamination that already exists and more threats coming. But what is the risk, exactly? And what replaces it? I interviewed resident Michael Taylor, a council candidate last...

‘Residential Desk Project’ at North Bay Museum

‘Residential Desk Project’ at North Bay Museum

The North Bay Museum and Nipissing First Nation are launching the “Residential Desk Project” Friday, July 21 at 11 a.m. On display until September, the exhibit features antique school desks and encourages visitors to reflect on the residential school experience. The...