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Signe Ball

Signe Ball is publisher/editor of In The Hills.

Margi Taylor Self ~ Twilight

Margi Taylor Self

Mar 21, 2009

Her interest in design and communications has led her on a career involving promotion, public relations and marketing.

Kathryn Thomson

Nov 18, 2008

When you look at the finished piece, it’s hard to imagine that it was once a fiery, molten liquid.

Gas Pump Handle

Oil Matters

Sep 15, 2008

The provincial government has instructed our local municipalities to prepare for a massive population boom, but the influx could well be stalled by the “peak oil” scenario.

Ron Pitts | Stardust Delights

Ron Pitts

Sep 15, 2008

Ron Pitts is a two-time Emmy Award winning director, animator, and wildlife photographer.

The Heart of the Matter

Jun 20, 2008

As David Nairn launches his tenth season as artistic director of Theatre Orangeville, he reflects on the changes the years have wrought.

Landowners vs. the Birds

Jun 20, 2008

Many of the landowners were keen to do the right thing by the environment, and just wanted some advice and co-operation in the process.

Randi Lockhart ~ TheTourist

Randi Lockhart

Jun 20, 2008

My paintings remind me of the thinness of time and the passing of the seasons.

Enough of Zoomburb

Mar 23, 2008

When I moved to Caledon from Toronto in 1974, feeling all starry-eyed and back-to-the-landish, as befitted the mood of the times, the population of the newly minted “town” was just shy of 20,000. Although already well in transition, the character of the community was still very much a reflection of its historic agricultural roots. Our…

Jim Reid ~ Traveller, acrylic on canvas 12o" x 72"

Jim Reid

Mar 23, 2008

The painting sites I choose are places I have revisited since childhood, and so they are also saturated with personal memory.

Peter Adams ~ Self Portrait II

Peter Adams

Nov 15, 2007

Working in oils for twenty-five years, Peter Adams has developed his own distinctive and expressive style.

When the nights are long

Nov 15, 2007

The north wind doth blow, and all we really know, for sure, is that it will be cold and dark.

Rocks of Ages Redefined

Jun 21, 2007

If there is one elemental resource we can count on in this region, it is rocks. Our practical forebears cleared them laboriously from the land, by hand and with horse power, and used them to build their homes, fences and barn foundations. Now, as the old barns crumble and former farmlands are “gentrified,” those rocks…

Get ready for a big fat spring

Mar 22, 2007

However, because it’s spring, there is one thing you can count on – and that is plenty of garden talk.

Arlene Peters

Mar 22, 2007

My style has evolved over the years and is reminiscent of the colours of the Mediterranean. I enjoy the combination of function and fun!

Pure Tranquility. Sheer Glory.

Mar 21, 2005

In Amy Stewart’s Caledon garden, the soul of garden and gardener are one.

Early summer brings a carnival of colour with Bourbon Rose ‘Souvenir de la Malmaison’, delphiniums ‘Magic Fountain’ and ‘Summer Skies’, Lilium Regale and pink Lilium Toscana. Photo by Brock May.

The Artist’s Garden

Mar 21, 2003

Art and gardening inspire each other to superlative effect in the botanical pursuits of two local artists.

Monday Night At The Movies Committee: (Front) Brenda Stephen And Jan Smith-Bull, (Back) Brenda Koechlin and Susan Clelland. The Fifth Member, Franca Deangelis, was not present.

Monday Night Movies

Sep 21, 2002

Each year, Monday Night Movies presents about a dozen films on one or two Monday nights a month from September to May.

The Glen-Caro crew: John Dunne, Deb Kendall and Art Bracken. John worked at Glen-Caro before Deb and now spells her on Saturdays. Photo by Malcolm Batty.

A Dairy Farmer’s Tale

Sep 15, 1995

His Jersey cows have provided Art Bracken with a good life. And as the community changes around him, the daily routines on his Caledon farm remain the same.

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.