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Monday, March 14, 2016
The Highlands Little Theatre is ready to set sail on a new voyage this season, presenting HMS Pinafore at the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion.
Monday, February 29, 2016
The annual Haliburton Highlands Chamber of Commerce celebrated excellence in the public and private sector, calling attention to hard work, perserverance and charity within the Highlands community.
Tuesday, March 29, 2016
Abbey Gardens is embarking on a gofundme effort to help finance a new Equine-Assisted Learning Program.
Tuesday, April 5, 2016
When Walter Tose retired from a career in teaching, he wanted to stay active and give back to the community.
Monday, April 4, 2016
There will be no shortage of fun in Wilberforce this summer as plans for a long-weekend carnival are in the works.
Monday, February 29, 2016
There is no reason to let boredom get your family down this March, as there is a plethora of activities to choose from in and around the Highlands.
Monday, February 29, 2016
A new meditation group emerged this past winter and meets on a weekly basis. It is open to anyone interested and is free.
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Canoe FM station manager Roxanne Casey said she was taken aback by the magnitude of the crowd with more than 1,500 people in front of her when she accepted the Ontario Library Association (OLA) Media and Communications Award on behalf of Canoe FM on Thurs
Tuesday, February 9, 2016
Trade in ski wear for cocktail attire and glitz on the evening of Saturday, Feb. 20 for Sir Sam s Ski Ride Golden Gala, celebrating the resort s 50th anniversary.
Monday, February 22, 2016
It was standing room only on Friday night for Battle of the Bands at the Haliburton Community Centre above the arena. A long list of local talent took turns taking to the stage (complete with smoke machine) to entertain the crowd.
Wednesday, February 24, 2016
Food, music and fireworks greeted guests at the Golden Gala on Saturday evening at Sir Sam s Ski and Ride in Eagle Lake.
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Music that is described as both gritty and pretty at the same time is what one can expect at the Crooked Brothers concert on Saturday April 16, at the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion.
Thursday, April 7, 2016
Plaid shirts and cowboy hats dotted the crowd at the Haliburton Legion branch on Saturday, March 19 for the second annual Lions Club Chuck Wagon Dinner and Hoedown.
Monday, April 18, 2016
History is a resource more fragile than most; it must be captured quickly and accurately from those who lived it, or it can be lost forever.
Monday, April 18, 2016
Greg Thomas, 36, is one of the most recent additions to the community since being hired on as the network co-ordinator for the Supporting Performing Arts in Rural Communities (SPARC) initiative.
Monday, April 25, 2016
The Ontario s Highlands Tourism Organization (OHTO) unveiled its new Come Wander brand platform to local tourism stakeholders at a meeting at the Pinestone April 20.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
Butterflies and beautiful music shared the stage at the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion last week as young and not so young music students from across the county performed in the 19th annual Haliburton Highlands Music Festival.
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
Wildlife photographer Ron Goodlin is bringing the Arctic to the Highlands with his multimedia presentation Da Bears on May 13 at 7 p.m. at the Haliburton Highlands Outdoors Association Fish Hatchery, located on Gelert Road in Haliburton.
Monday, April 18, 2016
An enraptured audience hung on Wayson Choy s every word, seeing the world through his eyes.
Monday, April 18, 2016
Haliburton artist Shelley Beach was awarded the Toronto Watercolour Society s Gold Level of Distinction for being juried into 35 shows, and was awarded a gold medal for Juror s Choice for Best in Show.
Thursday, April 7, 2016
The fifth annual haliburton documentary film festival - DOC(K) DAY - is April 9 at the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion in Haliburton.
Monday, April 11, 2016
A retired fish and wildlife specialist with the Ministry of Natural Resources, Gillespie has taken home dozens of ribbons from Canadian and international woodcarving competitions and he is hoping for a similar result next week, when he heads to Maryland
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Martin Hofland s memoir, Warboy, is a story of starvation, fear and profound gratitude.
Tuesday, April 12, 2016
West Africa is coming to Haliburton later this month through the words, the rhythmic steps and evocative songs from bilingual entertainer Fana Soro.
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
Painting outside, or in plein air, is a longstanding Canadian tradition and one that shouldn t come with any snobbery or competition, says local artist Gary Blundell.
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