Monthly Archives: April 2015

2015 Paris to Ancaster Bike Race

The 22nd annual Paris to Ancaster Bike Race took place last Sunday, April 26th. Weather cooperated – the course was dry and fast, except for the usual muddy sections. Bob Haufler (#553) of Midweek Cycling Club leads a small group of … Continue reading

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Update 1 – Development and construction in environmentally sensitive parts of Dundas Valley

I have received a reply from the office of Mayor Fred Eisenberger. It looks like the Mayor is trying to send me into a “blind alley.” Read the Mayor’s reply and my response to it…

Posted in Ancaster, Conservation, Deer Hunt, Development and Construction, Dundas, Dundas Valley, Dundas Valley Conservation Area, Ecosystem, Environment, Hamilton, Hamilton Conservation Authority

Protection of Dundas Valley Deer and Ecosystem Neglected by Officials

Dundas Valley Deer in the Spring. Pixel bending technique. Photo: Lech Biegalski (Click on the picture to see the 1200 x 800 pixels version. Click  HERE to see the 2400 x 1600 pixels version.) The white-tailed deer, a unique feature of Dundas Valley, deserve our … Continue reading

Posted in Ancaster, Conservation, Deer Hunt, Dundas, Dundas Valley, Dundas Valley Conservation Area, Environment, Government of Ontario, Hamilton Conservation Authority, Nanfan "Treaty"

Power of mind: How to climb better

As you know, human mind and body are connected and work together. The “mental” preparation, or state of mind, influences the way in which your body responds to various physical tasks. Your mind can “trick” your body into “believing” that … Continue reading

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Paris to Ancaster Bike Race – coming soon…

2014 P2A race (Sharps Lane) – (Click to enlarge) – Photo: L.B. “For over a century the roads of northern Europe have been home to the toughest bicycle races in the world. The most famous of these, Paris to Roubaix, takes … Continue reading

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Good Friday Road Race, Ancaster, April 3, 2015

Short iPhone video taken by Lech B. near the Ancaster Fairgrounds PM Races (Master 2 Men, Elite 1-2 Women, and Elite 3 & Junior Men): Video taken from the bicycle by Sebastian Zdyb, Midweek Cycling Club AM Race (Master 3 Men):

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Call for Sanity, Message of Hope

By: Steve Smith Hey, people of Iran. People of Russia. People of Iraq and Afghanistan. People of the world wherever you are. I’m an American. I live in the U.S. I was born here. I didn’t really have a choice … Continue reading

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The Oceans Are Dying

(Photo: Sonya Baumstein) By: Paul Craig Roberts I am an admirer of Dahr Jamail’s reporting. In this article, Oceans In Crisis, Jamail tells us that we are losing the oceans.  He reports on the human destruction of the oceans. It … Continue reading

Posted in Environment, Oceans