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Spring 2016

Volume 23 Number 1

Thon Maker Update

Apr 12, 2016 | Grant Ellis | Leisure

Dispelling some myths around Athlete Institute’s latest NBA draft prospect Thon Maker.

Orangeville Basketball Puts a Small Town on the NBA Map

Mar 21, 2016 | Grant Ellis | Leisure

With the top high school basketball program in the country and the NBA taking notice, a local family has made Orangeville the new epicentre of Canadian basketball.

A Vineyard Grows in Hockley

Mar 21, 2016 | Tralee Pearce | Farming

How Mario Adamo’s Italian roots – and love of fine wine – spurred his family’s next big adventure.

Matches Made in Heaven

Mar 21, 2016 | Tralee Pearce | Leisure

How Lorraine Roberts conjures up dreamy landscapes using colour, shape – and an appetite for surprise.

A Foraged Feast

Mar 21, 2016 | Don Scallen | Food

Skip the supermarket, find the ingredients for gourmet dining in forest, field and stream.

Wild Leek Soup

Mar 21, 2016 | Don Scallen | Soups

Please harvest wild leeks sustainably, taking only 5 to 15 per cent of a given population a year.

Pineapple Weed Tea

Mar 21, 2016 | Don Scallen | Drinks

Pineapple Weed is a member of the aster family, it is easily overlooked because it lacks petals.

Dairy Herd SOLD

Mar 21, 2016 | Elizabeth Andrews | Farming

With the dairy herd gone, a farmer’s daughter reflects on memory and identity.

Zoo Food

Mar 21, 2016 | Nicola Ross | Farming

How a local feed mill has become the go-to resource for zoos across North America.

A Tip of the Hat to History

Mar 21, 2016 | Ken Weber | Back Issues | Heritage

A jaunt through hat fashion history!


Mar 21, 2016 | Signe Ball | Departments

This spring we can do something we’ve never been able to do before in these hills: Visit a local vineyard and winery.

Letters – Our readers write: Spring 2016

Mar 21, 2016 | Our Readers | Letters, Our Readers Write

Letters published in the Spring 2016 edition of In The Hills magazine.

Pat Burns-Wendland

Mar 21, 2016 | Signe Ball | Artist in Residence

Accomplished fabric artist Pat Burns-Wendland has produced a series of four handwoven silk kimonos representing the seasons of her life.

Our favourite picks for Spring 2016

Mar 21, 2016 | In The Hills | Departments

Must learn about deer, discover Mulmur, see the fire within, celebrate the horses and run for your life!

In The Hills

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.