HASTINGS WELCOMES ONE OF ITS OWN

By Greg Douglas – Dr. Sport   SCENE & HEARD: To quote Postmedia journalist Lori Culbert in a riveting article published in the Vancouver Sun in November, 2017: “The 350 square foot, two-bedroom apartment is a cramped, no-frills space, but it provided a safe place for cabinet-minister-to-be Shane Simpson, his little sister and his mother…

A THANKSGIVING SALUTE TO A DESERVING DUO

By Greg Douglas – Dr. Sport   SCENE & HEARD: Two very special ladies who have dedicated countless hours over decades to the well-being of horsemen and horsewomen in the backstretch at Hastings are going to be singled out during tomorrow’s Thanksgiving Holiday Monday card. Jeannie Spence, co-founder of the Hastings Park Learning Centre and…