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Telling Tales Out Loud

Mar 24, 2020 | Anthony Jenkins | Arts

Audiobooks and podcasts have produced a resurgence in oral storytelling, but for the Dufferin Circle of Storytellers the ancient art never went away.

Our Stories, Ourselves

Mar 24, 2020 | Signe Ball | Editor’s Desk

At In The Hills our job is to tell the stories of our community.

The entrance to the Shortills’ cozy new home on a chilly winter night. The house was built by Orangeville’s Dalerose Homes. Photo by Rosemary Hasner / Black Dog Creative Arts.

Letters – Our Readers Write: Spring 2020

Mar 24, 2020 | Our Readers | Letters, Our Readers Write

Letters published in the Spring 2020 edition of In The Hills magazine.

A Halfway Henhouse

Mar 24, 2020 | Dan Needles | Fence Posts

Chicken police from the provincial marketing board patrol the neighbourhood in big black Escalades.

The Learning Journey

Mar 24, 2020 | Bethany Lee | Headwaters Nest

As I watch Adrian’s pencil continue across the page, I’m thinking about the messiness of learning in this period of his life.

The New Normal: Pill Dispensers and Replacement Parts

Mar 24, 2020 | Gail Grant | Over the Next Hill

Somehow I thought growing old would take longer.

Activist Brenda Dolling has always been a woman ahead of her time.

Brenda Dolling

Mar 24, 2020 | Gail Grant | Over the Next Hill

Originally an elementary school teacher, Brenda encouraged her students to think critically about issues, including politics.

Tidy hedges and hostas frame the storybook Erin home Lia and Alex chose as their new nest. Photo by Erin Fitzgibbon.

Making Magic at Home

Mar 24, 2020 | Janice Quirt | At Home in the Hills

A couple spruces up an Erin house, creating a dreamy space for their two daughters to grow up in.

Puzzles

A Puzzling Conclusion: Spring 2020

Mar 24, 2020 | Ken Weber | Puzzles

Overheard at Glen Eagle, deadlock at the Alton Fair Board and more squares than you think.

Local Heroes 2019

Nov 22, 2019 | In The Hills | Local Heroes

People are at the heart of every story in our hills, and we can be proud of having some of the very finest among us.

The Monday Night at the Movies committee (l–r): Sharon O’Donovan, Janet VanderPloeg, Robina Lord-Stafford, Andrea Stewart, Brenda Stephen, Pam Church. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Monday Night at the Movies

Nov 22, 2019 | Jeff Rollings | Local Heroes

Six women carry on a 20-year history of bringing exceptional, independent film to Orangeville.

Andrew and Juli-Anne James are the arts boosters behind the Streams Community Hub for kids in Shelburne. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Art with Heart: Andrew and Juli-Anne James

Nov 22, 2019 | Tony Reynolds | Local Heroes

The founders of Streams Community Hub in Shelburne believe every child deserves a chance to tap into their creative side.

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