Skip to content


A Puzzling Conclusion: Autumn 2018

Sep 18, 2018 | Ken Weber

A synonym / antonym adventure, Silas Renarm visits Creemore and a bad day on the farm.

A Puzzling Conclusion: Summer 2018

Jun 19, 2018 | Ken Weber

Tic-tac-toe, Drumlins in Caledon, a wagonload of nails and spare tires on the Hillsburgh Loop.

plastic cubes containing battery-powered LED lights

A Puzzling Conclusion: Spring 2018

Mar 26, 2018 | Ken Weber

In the snow on a soccer field in Caledon East, a rather strange family and a triangle challenge at Duffy’s school.

Winter Puzzles

A Puzzling Conclusion: Winter 2017

Nov 22, 2017 | Ken Weber

Hourglass cooking, a gust of winter wind in Amaranth and a fortunate coincidence at the Jolly Morphology Club.

a Melancthon potato challenge

A Puzzling Conclusion: Autumn 2017

Sep 16, 2017 | Ken Weber

The homework assignment that grew, a Melancthon potato challenge and who can finish first?


A Puzzling Conclusion: Summer 2017

Jun 21, 2017 | Ken Weber

Ice cubes and altitudes, one minute puzzle challenge and at the livestock market in Tarbox Corners.

The New Blackboard at Strong’s School

A Puzzling Conclusion: Spring 2017

Mar 20, 2017 | Ken Weber

The new blackboard at Strong’s school, a recital in Erin and a challenge for the carpenter’s apprentice.

Horse and buggy

A Puzzling Conclusion: Winter 2016

Nov 22, 2016 | Ken Weber | Departments

Between Rosemont and Belwood, something for a stormy night and Silas Renarm raises eyebrows in Palgrave.

Mule Training

A Puzzling Conclusion: Autumn 2016

Sep 16, 2016 | Ken Weber | Departments

Creative thinking in Stanley Park, words of diminution and who stood where in the lineup?

Shelburne bridge physics

A Puzzling Conclusion: Summer 2016

Jun 20, 2016 | Ken Weber | Departments

Shelburne bridge physics, a chronology quiz for Canada Day, sibling rivalry at the sheep farm and how far can you get without an ‘N’?

swim googles

A Puzzling Conclusion: Spring 2016

Mar 21, 2016 | Ken Weber | Departments

Who actually came in 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th?

Winter 2015 Puzzles

A Puzzling Conclusion: Winter 2015

Nov 25, 2015 | Ken Weber | Back Issues | Departments | In Every Issue | Leisure | Winter 2015

Looking at numbers in three different ways, a different perspective on ‘Groaners’ and Mr. Algie’s conundrum.

Submit Your Event

Submit your community, arts or nonprofit event to What's On in the print edition and online calendar of In The Hills. It's quick and it's free.

Add Your Community Event

Upcoming Events

Sat 17

Capturing the Moment

November 3, 2018 @ 10:00 am - March 17, 2019 @ 5:00 pm

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.