Volume 17 Number 2
Stone Houses of Shaw’s CreekJun 15, 2010 | | Back Issues
The stone houses of Shaw’s Creek instantly inspire romantic visions of a kinder, gentler time in a bucolic setting fit for a greeting card.
Grow LocalJun 15, 2010 | | Back Issues
In these hills growing your own food seems to come with a renewed sense of purpose. Monica Duncan visits several kinds of local vegetable gardens – some of them new, some long established – and talks with the growers.
Flight of the Bumblebee (and other pollinators)Jun 15, 2010 | | Environment
In “Flight of the Bumblebee” Don Scallen says we owe a debt of gratitude to pollinating insects for keeping food on the tables of the human race!
Imagining the FutureJun 15, 2010 | | Environment
It’s called community-based planning, and with it citizens hope to shape a sustainable future in the hills.
Hal Henry: An Artist’s LifeJun 15, 2010 | | Back Issues
Dufferin’s very own Renaissance Man, Hal Henry has a creative heart and gifted mind. Jeff Rollings profiles this “Daniel Boone meets Rhodes Scholar meets poet meets Delta bluesman.”
Dancing on the EdgeJun 15, 2010 | | Arts
Michelle Grierson and Kerri-Ann Paradis Hutton use bold, contemporary dance to explore emotional and social boundaries. The result will be performed by a collective of young dancers this summer.
Citizens’ BrigadeJun 15, 2010 | | Back Issues | Departments | Editor’s Desk | In Every Issue
I admit to a certain kneejerk cynicism but I also have faith that things can change for the better when a group of informed and engaged citizens puts their concerted minds and goodwill to the undertaking.
Letters – Our readers write: Summer 2010Jun 15, 2010 | | Back Issues | Departments | Letters, Our Readers Write
Letters published in the Summer 2010 edition of In The Hills magazine.
Fordlandia, Flying Machines and Formulas for SuccessJun 15, 2010 | | Countryside Digest
An American town in the Brazilian jungle, J. Paul Getty and Mark Twain. Miscellany from Douglas G. Pearce’s Countryside Digest.
Hallie WatsonJun 15, 2010 | | Back Issues
Hallie creates images of her childhood home in Mono, where “life was a mysterious, fascinating, unexpected thing.”
Our favourite picks for summer 2010Jun 15, 2010 | | Back Issues | Community | Departments | In Every Issue | Must Do
Our own highly selective “picks” of just some of the things that make life such a distinctive pleasure here in the hills.
CicadasJun 15, 2010 | | Back Issues | Departments | Environment | Headwaters Sketchbook
Headwaters Sketchbook — Cicadas buzz-saw through the silence of a sweltering August mid-afternoon.