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Signe Ball

Signe Ball is publisher/editor of In The Hills.

Home Sweet Office

Sep 18, 2020

At this magazine, our work culture is based on trust and respect.

No Life Untouched

Jun 25, 2020

Reflections on how we’ve coped and what the future holds.

Our Stories, Ourselves

Mar 24, 2020

At In The Hills our job is to tell the stories of our community.

Hope Springs Eternal

Nov 22, 2019

As the dark days of winter close in, we take the opportunity to celebrate a few of those ‘ordinary’ people who shine brightly in our own community.

Weed Diaries

Sep 16, 2019

Cannabis is once again a topic of avid discussion – where can you get it, what’s the best cultivar, is it worth growing your own?

Opinion

Let Them Drink Beer

Jun 20, 2019

Do real adults prefer beer over health care?

Changing the Game

Mar 19, 2019

In “Game Changers” in this issue, Johanna Bernhardt reviews the complexities of the care system and has an extended visit with one group of local families who created a homegrown solution to one perennial anxiety.

25 Under 25

Future Considerations

Nov 20, 2018

The mission of the museum, theatre and magazine is to tell and preserve our community’s stories – our history, our drama and our daily lives.

Out & About

Sep 18, 2018

Behind the pages: Many of our contributors are otherwise actively engaged in the life of community.

A hunter takes to the field with a bolt-action rifle, commonly used for hunting deer and moose. Photo by Visualspace | istockphoto.

It’s Complicated

Jun 19, 2018

I’m also genuinely impressed by all the good environmental work done by the likes of Dufferin Northern Peel Anglers and Hunters Association and Ducks Unlimited.

A Quarter Century – and Counting

Mar 26, 2018

Every column and feature in the magazine passes through this filter: What does it tell us about the place we call home and the people who live here?

A Literary Harvest

Sep 16, 2017

We’re lucky to have some exceptional writers contributing their talents to In The Hills, and this year four of them have published books.

O Canada!

Jun 21, 2017

I recently asked my 12-year-old granddaughter what makes her most pessimistic about the future.

“The Taking of Vimy Ridge, Easter Monday 1917” by Richard Jack

Remembrance of Vimy Ridge

Mar 20, 2017

Among Canada’s troops at Vimy was a young poet named Christopher George Cook.

Yellow and pink Tulipa saxatilus. Photo by Rosemary Hasner / Black Dog Creative Arts.

Earthly Delights

Mar 20, 2017

Gardening has always been one of my greatest pleasures, but my efforts were, and remain, of the “weekend gardener” variety.

36 x 30" / silly rooftop – their foolish Friday just gulped glances ~ by Russna Kaur

Russna Kaur

Mar 20, 2017

Russna Kaur’s works can be found in private and corporate collections.

Season of Hope

Nov 22, 2016

The Syrian refugee children who have settled in Headwaters give us reason to be optimistic for 2017 and beyond.

Tree Dreams 25" ~ by Yvonne De Viller

Yvonne De Viller

Nov 22, 2016

A stained glass artist for 26 years, Yvonne De Viller has ranked among top-selling artists in both the Autumn Art Sale held at the McMichael art gallery in Kleinburg and the Buckhorn Fine Art Festival.

In The Hills is an independent, locally owned print and online magazine that has earned its reputation as the best-read, best-loved magazine in Headwaters.

The magazine is delivered to more than 40,000 homes and farms throughout Caledon, Erin, Dufferin, Orangeville and Creemore – up to double the circulation of any other local publication. And it is available to visitors at local inns, restaurants, specialty retail stores and other tourist locations.