Reinhart AuctionsSep 18, 2020 |
Don Reinhart is known beyond Headwaters for his stint as the no-nonsense auctioneer on two seasons of TV’s “Storage Wars Canada”.
Orangeville Flowers & GreenhousesSep 18, 2020 |
Beyond Joanne and Martin Woudenberg’s busy floral counter are rows and rows of antique furniture, wall decor and collectibles.
Inglewood Antique MarketSep 18, 2020 |
Jon Medley, a lifelong antique hunter and collector, took over the sprawling, packed-to-the-rafters Inglewood Antique Market in 2018.
Erin AuctionsSep 18, 2020 |
Alanna Babka and Bonnie Schneider met playing in a baseball league, and have bonded over breathing life into cast-off collections.
The Wright Attitude Shoppe in a ShedSep 18, 2020 |
At John Wright’s new Erin antiques outpost, artwork and chairs hung on pegs fill every inch of wall and English-country vignettes cover the floor.
The Trees Had to Go!Sep 18, 2020 | | Historic Hills
Settlers in the 19th century came here to farm, and to do that they had to clear the trees. Their success with that was thorough and dramatic. So was the impact on the landscape.
Rising to the OccasionJun 25, 2020 | | Historic Hills
Facing a crisis was part of daily life for the settlers of these hills and they had no outside help to see them through. What they depended on instead was inner strength, creativity, resources at hand and good neighbours.
Making Black History in CaledonMar 24, 2020 |
A new museum exhibit called Our Voices, Our Journeys celebrates local black history through the personal stories of a Caledon congregation’s pioneering contributions to Headwaters.
Getting into Grade 9Mar 24, 2020 | | Historic Hills
For 75 years Ontario students had to pass demanding provincial exams to get into high school. Preparation was rigorous and it was widely believed rural teachers weren’t up to the job.
On Stage Tonight!Nov 22, 2019 | | Historic Hills
Live entertainment flourished in these hills a century and more ago. Before new technologies like the cinema changed everything, the stages of our local town halls were filled with performances that appealed to every taste.
Orangeville’s Very Own Solomon: Magistrate Joseph PattulloSep 16, 2019 | | Historic Hills
From the mid-1870s until 1925, magistrate Joseph Pattullo had to pass sentence on a range of human foible and sin. The record suggests he usually judged the accused with fairness and sensitivity.
No Easy Way to the Promised LandJun 20, 2019 | | Historic Hills
Getting to Upper Canada took determination – and good luck.