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Autumn 2012

Volume 18 Number 3

Main Street Moxie

Sep 13, 2012 | Julie Suzanne Pollock | Community

Feminine verve and know-how are a mainstay on Main Street, learn how women retailers revive downtowns.

Living the High Life

Sep 13, 2012 | Tony Reynolds | Back Issues

Behind the Victorian façades above Broadway lives a lofty community devoted to the many delights of downtown living.

Memories of Broadway

Sep 13, 2012 | Tony Reynolds | Back Issues

The creamery was where The Banner is now. Every two weeks Mom would send me over to pick up three pounds of butter and a large can of buttermilk.

Dinah Christie: Popcorn, Pauline & Skinny Dipping

Sep 13, 2012 | Bernadette Hardaker | Arts

The producers were stunned. “I told them I’m buying a farm. I didn’t realize at 28 I was just supposed to be having fun.”

PAMA: Peel Art Gallery, Museum and Archives

Sep 13, 2012 | Signe Ball | Back Issues

Learn about the four historic buildings at the corner of Main and Wellington in Brampton’s old downtown.

It’s Art Season in Headwaters

Sep 13, 2012 | Signe Ball | Back Issues

Headwaters Arts Festival Show & Sale featuring more than 50 local artists.

Filmmaker Michael McGowan Constructs a House and a Film Career

Sep 13, 2012 | Marc Glassman | Arts

The long driveway winds through fields and trees, a small flock of birds – blue jays, cardinals & finches – flies up into the bright afternoon sky.

Headwaters Midwives: Ushering in New Life

Sep 13, 2012 | Johanna Bernhardt | Community

One of the most popular reasons women are drawn to midwifery care is because it allows low-risk mothers the option of giving birth in the hospital or at home.

Your Public Library is Hot!

Sep 13, 2012 | Ken Weber | Back Issues

Once upon a time the public library was like a cathedral, where patrons came and went in reverent silence. Not anymore. Today’s library is action central.

Letters – Our readers write: Autumn 2012

Sep 13, 2012 | In The Hills | Back Issues | Departments | Letters, Our Readers Write

I thought In The Hills was just a magazine about B&Bs and real estate, but when I took a closer look, I really liked it and saw how passionate many people are about the issues in the area, especially environmental ones.

Whales, wheat and Wonderland

Sep 13, 2012 | Douglas G. Pearce | Back Issues | Countryside Digest | Departments | Environment

Alice’s True Adventure “There was never a March Hare, a Cheshire Cat, or a hookah-smoking caterpillar. The mushroom upon which the caterpillar sat, however, is real. The iconic Amanita muscaria,…

Kim Harcourt

Sep 13, 2012 | Signe Ball | Back Issues

Check out Kim’s work this fall on the North of 89 Studio Tour and at Holiday Treasures, Dufferin Country Museum.