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The Backyard Office

Jun 24, 2022 | Janice Quirt

Work-from-home studios are having a moment, driven in part by pandemic trends; newbies and veterans alike speak to the merits of a space of one’s own.

Affordable Housing Out of Reach

Jun 24, 2022 | Jeff Rollings

Owning a home, or even managing rising rental costs, is becoming farther and farther beyond the means of many working people in Headwaters.

Up, Up and Away

Jun 24, 2022 | Signe Ball | Editor’s Desk

Wages are simply not keeping pace with the cost of accommodation.

Green Thumb, All Heart

Jun 24, 2022 | Janice Quirt | A Day in the Life

A typical day for Nishan Kooner of 10 and 10 Garden Centre revolves around helping customers find the right plants – all while raising funds for Ukraine.

The Summer I Went Swimming

Jun 24, 2022 | Bethany Lee | Headwaters Nest

“I don’t know how to swim,” I said quietly.

When You Forget the Little Things

Jun 24, 2022 | Gail Grant | Over the Next Hill

Don’t worry – our brains naturally prioritize the important stuff.

In his retirement, Errill O’Hara has devoted years of volunteer service to documenting and preserving Caledon’s heritage. Photo by Rosemary Hasner / Black Dog Creative Arts.

Errill O’Hara

Jun 24, 2022 | Gail Grant | Over the Next Hill

In his retirement, Errill O’Hara has devoted years of volunteer service to documenting and preserving Caledon’s heritage.

The intricate, lacey stonework surrounding the front door is likely the signature work of the home’s builder and first occupant, Scottish settler and stonemason Donald Campbell. Photo by Erin Fitzgibbon.

Historic Proportions

Jun 24, 2022 | Alison McGill | At Home in the Hills

An iconic 150-year-old stone farmhouse is restored and modernized into an oasis of rural living in Erin – amid rows and rows of lavender.

A Puzzling Conclusion: Summer 2022

Jun 24, 2022 | Ken Weber | Puzzles

Try riddles at the Alton Fair, meet Chester the cowboy and find seven sections.

Local Heroes 2021

Nov 29, 2021 | In The Hills | Local Heroes

Our 14th annual salute to local people who make a difference – we’re grateful to each of them for making 2021 a whole lot brighter for so many.

Nature Booster: Janice McClelland. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Nature Booster: Janice McClelland

Nov 29, 2021 | Alison McGill | Local Heroes

How the Erin resident transformed a passion for the outdoors into many fruitful years of volunteering for the Bruce Trail Conservancy.

Ken Hunt. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Ice Angel: Ken Hunt

Nov 29, 2021 | Nicola Ross | Local Heroes

Thanks to this community builder, the Palgrave Mill Pond is a place where the village meets in winter to skate, play shinny and connect.

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