Taking care of the caregiver

This originally ran Saturday, Nov. 22 in the Hamilton Spectator. Hundreds of folks turned out for the event. A chance to take care of the caregiver … and moose seeker November 22, 2008 Jay RobbThe Hamilton Spectator(Nov 22, 2008) Moose seeker wasn't in her job description but Debbie Crickmore did it every day with aContinue reading “Taking care of the caregiver”

Book review: Banking on green-collar jobs

Hot, Flat and Crowded: Why We Need a Green Revolution and How It Can Renew America By Thomas Friedman Farrar, Straus and Giroux $30.95 Welcome to Hamilton, the green-collar job capital of Canada. If this sounds like a stretch for Steeltown, or not worth the effort, you should meet Van Jones and check out Erie,Continue reading “Book review: Banking on green-collar jobs”

Community dinner for Debbie and Ted Crickmore

Staff at the McMaster Children's Centre in Hamilton and Debbie's friends at Mohawk College are hosting a community fundraising dinner Nov. 22. Full details below. Mohaw College hosts a community fundraising dinner Nov. 22 for a local and provincial leader in early childhood education. The dinner will raise money and show support for Debbie CrickmoreContinue reading “Community dinner for Debbie and Ted Crickmore”