The Cooper Street Relic

Just another blog from The Republic Of Hespeler


Who to vote for Mayor? Who should we vote for in our ward? Is Drayton Good? On here it is almost impossible to get a consensus about it, but one thing that everyone agrees on here is our love of Food.  Debbie likes Food, Margaret likes Food, Ben Tucci likes food even  Jim Howard likes …

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Well I was working on another story while watching the City hall Budget debate, but found it so fascinating that i have put that story on the background to bring you this little bit of drivel. This is just a quick list of things that Rick Cowsill and Ben Tucci will probably never do together, …

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Everybody has ideas on what is wrong with Cambridge and on how to improve things. So in thinking about it(really, i got to get back to work, too much free time) here in my humble “Old Hespeler” opinion are a few ways to improve and beautify the city.Health care is an interesting issue, and the …

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No this is not going to be one of those “When I was your age” posts, but instead an examination of getting older. I am now almost 3 years past 50 and while that is not old, to a younger generation it is almost ancient and after watching and listening to two of my grand …

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After a couple months of unemployment I have started to look at getting back into the workforce and as such have a couple of interviews coming up next week. Having spent the better part of the last 25 years in the restaurant business, that is where I am putting most of my attention. However, since …

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