Opinion

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.