A vintage handbill advertises recruits wanted for a lancer regiment headed by Arthur Rankin to fight in the U.S. Civil War.

Man of action, questionable results

Upper Canada, Canada West and Ontario — different names for the same place. It was built by a wide range of characters: surveyors, soldiers, politicians, miners, entrepreneurs, scrappers and showmen.

More than 50,000 patients from the Niagara region receive care from Hamilton Health Sciences annually. (Carole and Roy Timm Photography/Special to Postmedia News)

Hamilton Hospital Foundation partner for care

From Niagara and Brantford to Kitchener-Waterloo and Burlington, Hamilton Health Sciences serves a population of 2.3 million people throughout south-central Ontario with specialized services, many of which cannot be found anywhere else in the region.

Turn to God when faith shatters

This column is called Faith Matters. Its purpose is to discuss matters of faith because faith matters to many. This is why when faith shatters it is a serious matter.There are things in life that can rock our faith and cause significant damage.