Tuesday, May 6, 2014
For three days last week, the sounds of beautiful music made the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion in Haliburton a joyous place to be.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
In 2007, the Conjurors presented The Last of the Great White Pine, wherein the spirits of the pines told their story through spoken word poetry.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Darlene Buckingham and Shawn Arscott thought they were leaving nuclear power and uranium behind when they moved their lives from Pickering to Tory Hill in 2006.
Thursday, April 24, 2014
A diva, an angel and a Canadian officer.
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Bigger and better is how it is done at the Haliburton School of the Arts. A component of the Sir Sandford Fleming College, the HSTA campus in Glebe Park is well known for its summer arts program. This year, there are 50 new weeklong courses...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014
For many, music is a lifelong love affair, with the power to enrapture one again and again.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014
They have been in the business for more than 30 years and they ve still got some tunes in them. The five members of the Foothills Brass Quintet will be bringing their trombones, tubas and other musical instruments to the Northern Lights Performing Arts
Tuesday, March 25, 2014
The upcoming four-day SPARC (Symposium for Performing Arts in Rural Communities) is being welcomed as the charge forward into a brighter future.
Tuesday, June 2, 2015
A joint initiative between the Wilberforce Library Launchers and the Loop Troupe Little Theatre, Not Just Desserts is a fundraising event that will include two pantomimes, live musical entertainment, a silent auction and homemade desserts.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
Since it began in 2004 the Haliburton Highlands Arts Council s Artists in the Schools program has been teaching children to be more imaginative and creative individuals through embracing the arts.
Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Highlands East came out to cheer the hero and jeer the villain at the Not Just Desserts event at the Lloyd Watson Memorial Centre in Wilberforce.
Monday, June 23, 2014
Cassandra Hart has released her second book about her gift, which she discovered in her 20s, but didn t actively pursue until she was in her 40s.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
I recently walked the Sculpture Forest over the at the college in the early morning and found myself contemplating our capacity as human beings for being creative.
Tuesday, August 11, 2015
This blend of past and present is from the By Hand exhibition by artist and Haliburton School of the Arts instructor Elinor Whidden on at Rails End Gallery until Oct. 11.
Wednesday, September 30, 2015
Down the Tamarack Lake Road past where the pavement meets the gravel, after you ve rounded corners lined with thick forest and a few country lots, you ll find an old farmhouse surrounded by flourishing hydrangeas and trumpeting day lilies.
Friday, October 9, 2015
This November the Highlands Little Theatre will be hosting the Eastern Ontario Drama League s Festival of One-Act Plays, showcasing theatre groups from across the region in Haliburton County.
Tuesday, October 13, 2015
Many years ago, journalist Linden MacIntyre stood watching as the site of a massacre a family home in Lebanon was excavated. Boys in their early teens stood beside him, looking on as body parts were pulled from the rubble. Their faces were like masks
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
An unexplained murder in a rural farm town, a peculiar secretary with an uncanny strength and a loveless husband and wife stuck on a deserted country road.
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Writer David Franks of Baysville tells his story to the audience at Tall Pine Tales in Haliburton with glee. Its careful construction and easy rhythm keeps listeners tuned in and they laugh right on cue. Franks was one of nine writers from Muskoka and th
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
Sonny Cook riffles through the back seat of her car looking for her notes and some food ahead of her lunch hour interview with the newspaper. There are bags and papers in front seat and back a symptom of a life full of hustle and bustle.
Wednesday, July 2, 2014
I recently walked the Sculpture Forest over the at the college in the early morning and found myself contemplating our capacity as human beings for being creative.
Thursday, June 4, 2015
Your morning drive to work, that first cup of coffee and the reeve s report will no longer be the same, as a familiar voice that floated across the radio airwaves during the early morning hours has broadcasted for the last time.
Saturday, July 11, 2015
It all started with Bill Campbell s desire to give back to the community. The owner of Curry Chevrolet in Haliburton is having his long-time friend and Juno award-winning singer-songwriter, Ron Sexsmith and his band, perform an admission-free concert at t
Wednesday, August 12, 2015
After taking the stage with hundreds in the Pan Am Games opening ceremonies Dawson Hutchings can say he has fulfilled a lifelong dream.
Thursday, November 12, 2015
A special meeting of Dysart council held on Nov. 10 brought forth lots of questions, comments and a few fireworks from councillors directed at John Teljeur and Wolfgang Siebert regarding a proposal to transform a golf course into a site for music festival
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