Vicky Smallman is a community activist who lives in Hintonburg and blogs about her neighbourhood and her city at Miss Vicky’s Offhand Remarks ( She ran for city council in Kitchissippi Ward in 2006. When she’s not blogging, rabble-rousing or chasing after two small children, she provides collective bargaining and organizing advise as a professional officer for the Canadian Association of University Teachers

Learning from others

As I write this, I’m enjoying a family holiday in Vancouver. Travelling always makes me feel a little wistful, especially when I... Read More

Mayor’s race: “I’m not Larry” isn’t going to cut it

Editor’s note: Voting day is still eight months away, but with candidates such as Jim Watson and Alex Cullen already in the... Read More