Gail Grant is a freelance writer who lives in Palgrave.
“Speak to me, Alexa”Mar 20, 2023
It’s a struggle to make friends with new technology.
Carol GoodMar 20, 2023
Former corporate consultant Carol Good turned to writing poetry later in life, and recently published a book of her own poetry, ‘Alive & 65: A Celebration’.
Metric ResistanceNov 20, 2022
Do you still think in a weird mix of metric and imperial? Writer Gail Grant finds that 50 years later conversion doesn’t come easily, especially if you’re in a certain age bracket.
Geoff DilleyNov 20, 2022
Each of Geoff Dilley’s memory boxes has a unique inlay design, crafted with the types of wood once used to make propellers for World War I aircraft.
A Hard Pill to SwallowSep 20, 2022
Getting the pill out of the package is just the first irritation with prescription meds.
Cheryl RusselSep 14, 2022
Cheryl Russel says her father inspired her interest in local politics and “made it clear that he expected me to pay attention.”
When You Forget the Little ThingsJun 24, 2022
Don’t worry – our brains naturally prioritize the important stuff.
Errill O’HaraJun 24, 2022
In his retirement, Errill O’Hara has devoted years of volunteer service to documenting and preserving Caledon’s heritage.
Meet the Maker: Beth GrantMar 29, 2022
The East Garafraxa glass artist imbues her glossy beads with the colours and feel of the great outdoors, especially the expansive Far North.
Digital DatingMar 29, 2022
The ways we meet may change, but the laws of attraction never grow old.
Imtiaz AhmadMar 29, 2022
Along with his Islamic faith, a focus on helping others has defined Imtiaz Ahmad’s life purpose.
Is Now the Right Time for Congregate Living?Nov 29, 2021
Driven by the huge baby boomer demographic, which is wealthier than any age cohort before them, the retirement community industry continues to innovate.
Carmel HiliNov 29, 2021
Carmel is currently involved in helping to sponsor and settle families from Iraq, Syria and Pakistan.
Safe at HomeSep 24, 2021
Instead of rushing them to hospital, community paramedics are helping patients stay in their own home.
Gearing DownSep 24, 2021
When it’s time to put on the brakes — for good.
Donna HolmesSep 24, 2021
This devoted Relessey Cemetery Board volunteer helps the group manages the graveyard next to the Mono church, which dates back to the 1870s.
Rock of AgesJun 22, 2021
Stones are the inspiration for Joe Burchell’s monumental works of art.
Connie TersigniJun 22, 2021
When Connie started her route, there were no street numbers in Caledon.