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Alice McMahon has called Forks of the Credit home for most of her long and eventful life. Photo by Rosemary Hasner / Black Dog Creative Arts.

Alice McMahon

Mar 19, 2019 | Gail Grant | Over the Next Hill

Born just before the Great Depression, Alice spent her teen years at Forks of the Credit, where her father worked for the railway.

Crisp and white, Compass House, designed by Toronto architecture firm Superkül, sits on a 200-acre property in the hills of Mulmur. Photo by Ben Rahn / A-Frame Studio.

A Mulmur Masterpiece by Architecture Firm Superkül

Mar 19, 2019 | Tralee Pearce | At Home in the Hills

How a project called Compass House helped one family build roots in Dufferin County – and cemented its two architects’ love of the area.

25 Under 25

Meet the 25 Under 25

Nov 20, 2018 | In The Hills | 25 Under 25

Thanks to these 25 young people the future of Headwaters looks bright!

Literary Heart: Julie Hall, 20, Orangeville. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Literary Heart: Julie Hall

Nov 20, 2018 | Kira Wronska Dorward | 25 Under 25

Julie Hall of Orangeville self-published her first book at 16.

Screen Standout: Shailyn Pierre-Dixon, 15, Caledon. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Screen Standout: Shailyn Pierre-Dixon

Nov 20, 2018 | Tralee Pearce | 25 Under 25

Caledon’s Shailyn Pierre-Dixon, 15, won a Canadian Screen Award for best supporting actress in the The Book of Negroes.

Fit Fundraiser: Ryan Hann, 12, Orangeville. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Fit Fundraiser: Ryan Hann

Nov 20, 2018 | Jeff Rollings | 25 Under 25

Orangeville’s Ryan Hann swims 200 laps a day when raising money for the local food bank.

Laugh Machine: Michael McCreary, 22, Mono. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Laugh Machine: Michael McCreary

Nov 20, 2018 | Janice Quirt | 25 Under 25

Mono’s Michael McCreary uses his stand-up to shed light on what it’s like growing up and dealing with social situations as someone with Asperger’s.

Community Catalyst: Andrew McCreary, 25, Mono. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Community Catalyst: Andrew McCreary

Nov 20, 2018 | Janice Quirt | 25 Under 25

Mono’s Andrew McCreary studies at George Brown College in the child and youth care program with an eye to working in queer and trans healthcare.

Art Whisperer: Ricky Schaede, 25, Orangeville. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Art Whisperer: Ricky Schaede

Nov 20, 2018 | Janice Quirt | 25 Under 25

In 2014, Ricky Schaede cofounded Club Art, an open studio for kids now at Orangeville’s Mill Street library.

Big Voice: Katherine Pound, 19, Erin. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Big Voice: Katherine Pound

Nov 20, 2018 | Kira Wronska Dorward | 25 Under 25

Erin’s Katherine Pound attends the Manhattan School of Music, pursuing a degree in classical voice performance.

Wrestling Champ: Nicole French, 19, Albion. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Wrestling Champ: Nicole French

Nov 20, 2018 | Kira Wronska Dorward | 25 Under 25

Albion wrestler Nicole French has competed in Italy and Romania as part of Junior Team Canada.

Documentary Devotee: Samantha Penny, 22, Orangeville. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Documentary Devotee: Samantha Penny

Nov 20, 2018 | Jeff Rollings | 25 Under 25

Samantha Penny is working on a Korea-based documentary called Reset, due for release mid-
2019.

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