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A fly tying case, is filled with ties created at each meeting and given away as a door prize. Photo by Pete Paterson.

Meet the Maker: The Fly Tyers

Mar 24, 2020 | Elaine Anselmi | Made in the Hills

Headwaters Fly Fishing Club keeps the art and craft of handmade ties alive.

Local Buys: Spring 2020

Mar 24, 2020 | Janice Quirt | Made in the Hills

What we’re shopping for this spring in Headwaters.

Ultimate champion Monica Kerr-Coster defends against an opponent at a recent indoor pickup game in Erin. Photo by Rosemary Hasner / Black Dog Creative Arts.

The Ultimate Frisbee Challenge

Mar 24, 2020 | Nicola Ross | Good Sport

Inspired by Frisbee and played without referees, this field game is all about the sporting spirit.

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.

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Getting into Grade 9

Mar 24, 2020 | Ken Weber | 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.

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.

Hope Springs Eternal

Nov 22, 2019 | Signe Ball | Editor’s Desk

As the dark days of winter close in, we take the opportunity to celebrate a few of those ‘ordinary’ people who shine brightly in our own community.

Letters – Our Readers Write: Winter 2019

Nov 22, 2019 | Our Readers | Letters, Our Readers Write

Letters published in the Winter 2019 edition of In The Hills magazine.

Out of the Ashes 3½" x 3½" x 3½" ~ by Ann Randeraad

Ann Randeraad

Nov 22, 2019 | In The Hills | Arts

The self-taught Amaranth potter is the force behind a decade of the annual Empty Bowls food bank fundraiser at Alton Mill Arts Centre.

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