Winter 2010

  • Michael McCreary

    Michael McCreary

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    Back Issues, Web Extras, Winter 2010

    November 24, 2010

    Web Extra: Michael McCreary From “Does this make my Asperger’s look big?” For the full article, see the Winter 2010 edition of In The Hills Magazine or read the feature article here.

  • 2010 Local Heroes: Paul Agar

    2010 Local Heroes: Paul Agar

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    Back Issues, Winter 2010

    November 23, 2010

    Click here to read the profiles of our other Local Heroes for 2010. Fire in the blood By Jeff Rollings, Photography by Pete Paterson Deputy Chief Paul Agar has been a member of Grand Valley’s volunteer fire department for an astonishing forty-three years. In that time – longer than most professional fire-fighting careers – Paul…

  • 2010 Local Heroes: Rosa Alvarez

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    Back Issues, Winter 2010

    November 23, 2010

    Click here to read the profiles of our other Local Heroes for 2010. The full-support model By Monica Duncan, Photography by Pete Paterson “I started studying belly dance and Argentinian tango at forty,” says Rosa Alvarez. “The instructor offered me my money back and told me I was the worst student she ever had.” But…

  • Sharon Gaskell. Photo by Pete Paterson.

    2010 Local Heroes: Sharon Gaskell

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    Back Issues, Local Heroes, Winter 2010

    November 23, 2010

    There are those who feel parenting one teenager is a task of Herculean proportion. Try 120 as a senior citizen with limited income in Haiti.

  • 2010 Local Heroes: Marilyn Field

    2010 Local Heroes: Marilyn Field

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    Back Issues, Winter 2010

    November 23, 2010

    Click here to read the profiles of our other Local Heroes for 2010. Fill my hollow bones By Jeff Rollings, Photography by Pete Paterson Marilyn Field wells up with tears really easily when she talks about DAREarts, the organization she founded to bring art to children, especially those in need. As an elementary teacher and…

  • 2010 Local Heroes: Louise Kindree

    2010 Local Heroes: Louise Kindree

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    Back Issues, Winter 2010

    November 23, 2010

    Click here to read the profiles of our other Local Heroes for 2010. Administration angel by Michele Green, Photography by Pete Paterson Louise Kindree has a fridge magnet that admonishes, “Shoot me before I volunteer again” – a message she consistently ignores. A decade ago she began volunteering once weekly in ambulatory care at Headwaters…

  • 2010 Local Heroes: Carol Hall

    2010 Local Heroes: Carol Hall

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    Back Issues, Winter 2010

    November 23, 2010

    Click here to read the profiles of our other Local Heroes for 2010. Eat, drink and be merry Photography by Pete Paterson Old friends chatter, lovers meet, families celebrate, neighbours hail each other. It’s just another sunny weekend afternoon at Mono Cliffs Inn. Add several hundred people to that scene, and you have Mono’s Big…

  • 2010 Local Heroes: Karen Campbell

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    Back Issues, Winter 2010

    November 23, 2010

    Click here to read the profiles of our other Local Heroes for 2010. Not exactly the make-up type By Jeff Rollings, Photography by Pete Paterson Karen Campbell is fresh from spending the day with a bus-load of kids from Burlington. As education co-ordinator at Everdale Organic Farm and Environmental Learning Centre near Hillsburgh, she spends…