Haliburton County residents looking to thank the special professionals, businesses and not-for-profits in their lives with extra recognition have one month left to nominate their choices for a Business and Community Achievement Award.
Volunteers have stepped forward in Highlands East to make sure the community s access to a tobogganing hill and outdoor skating rinks continues but the weather has been significantly less co-operative.
Visitors to this year s Bluegrass in the Highlands Winter Festival will be met with the warm glow of a campfire, complete with lawn chairs, as they walk in the front lobby of Pinestone Resort and Conference Centre.
The Haliburton County Folk Society is acknowledging the pivotal role Johnny Burke played in many local musicians lives, and in the overall local community of music, by making this year s Homemade Stew Concert a tribute to Johnny Burke.
Holiday traditions don t change as much as you might think. While the kids wish lists may have gotten longer and the food easier to prepare, local residents of Highland Wood and Hyland Crest say Christmases over the last 80 to 90 years have remained pre
It s a Wednesday morning in December, just after nine. The swift wind outside smells like snow as it whips dust down York Street and blows items out of the pile of donations at the door of the Lily Ann Thrift Store in Haliburton.
There has been a buzz on social media for the Highlands newest young entrepreneur Morgan Burke since she exhibited at at the 95th annual Royal Agricultural Winter Fair held from Nov. 3 to 12 at Exhibition Place in Toronto.