Mike Shields

Gardening: What’s new in flowering blue?

Blue summer flowers are not hard to come by, but aren’t you getting just a little tired of lobelia, ageratum and the odd petunia?

Open Mic: On the issue of immigration

This month’s community forum discussed immigration, an issue much in world news of late, as well as historically central.

Open mic: ‘We are all Keynesian’s now

Only after three years of the First World War was a four per cent tax on incomes above $2,000 introduced.