Tuesday, September 18, 2018
Like it has been for two decades, Haliburton s Outloud Womyn s Voices Chorus sang as one, unified in joy and love for one another at their 20th anniversary celebration.
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
Writing has been author Frances Itani s life s work. It has taken her around the world and into the inner worlds of her characters who occupy the pages of 17 books, including novels, short stories and children s books.
Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Each Monday and Thursday starting this week, lunches will be available to purchase either eat-in or take-out focused on specific culinary traditions such as Indian, Thai, Central American or Korean.
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Like her garden of flowers, bordered by walls and paths of native rock around her two-storey home, Rose Pearson s artwork is a complex collection of images (and sometimes text) with depth and texture. It features painted mixed-media collages, produced wi
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
The Kushog Lake resident and watercolour artist is part of the Haliburton County Studio Tour, which takes place the weekends of Sept. 29 and 30, and Oct. 6 and 7. It s his second year on the tour.
Thursday, August 30, 2018
The Sattalites have been performing reggae songs for nearly four decades and will be bringing their uptempo beats to Head Lake Park on Sept. 23 at the Biggest Picnic Ever, closing out the Hike Haliburton Festival.
Thursday, August 30, 2018
After performing at Camp Timberlane over the last couple of years, Toronto-based band Dwayne Gretzky and their management team got an idea: host a weekend-long music festival to cap off the summer.
Tuesday, August 21, 2018
Cowboy Junkies played at the historic logging museum in Haliburton Forest on Aug. 17 as part of the Forest Festival series. This year s performers included Susan Aglukark, Sarah Harmer, Rob Lutes, Sultans of String, BMC Organ Trio and Leahy. For more info
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
One of the most endearing parts of my life is the 15 years I have spent being a sister. Your siblings are the people who even when you can t see it, they ve got your back no matter what.
Thursday, August 30, 2018
After Stuart McLean s death in 2017, Sheard wanted to share his memories of his colleague and friend with the public. So he created a show aptly titled Remembering Stuart.
Thursday, August 30, 2018
On Sept. 15 at 12 p.m., at the Village Green, Main Street Minden, Margaret Haile will be giving a rousing speech to mark the 100th anniversary of women s federal vote. Even though the vote was technically only for a few, this was a major push forward. It
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
There s nothing like the earthy smell of a fresh bag of clay, or the feeling of a new creation forming between your hands and the pottery wheel, says Charlene McConnell, one of the artists on the Haliburton County Studio Tour.
Wednesday, September 26, 2018
Artist Marianne Woolley, a painting instructor and Haliburton resident, has created two works depicting local architecture.
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
See the splendour and hear the iconic music to the annual showcase of ballet talent the Highlands has to offer in the Heritage Ballet presents the Nutcracker at the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion the first weekend of December.
Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Photos: Fashion Fallies - An extravaganza of fashion and fun
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
Zach Silverstein remembers a childhood spent in part on Kushog Lake, where his family had a cottage until 2009. Many of my best childhood memories took place in Haliburton suiting up in tall boots and a safari hat, binoculars in hand to go frog hunt
Tuesday, December 4, 2018
The new novel A Child is a Piece of Paper is shining a light on the dark truth behind Canada s residential schools. It s the debut novel for Lance Crossley, who worked two years for the Haliburton County Echo and the Minden Times starting in 2004.
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Each room of the Wilberforce Red Cross Outpost has been arranged with care and attention with artifacts from a time before electricity, antibiotics, telephones or reliable transportation. The outpost brought a trained nurse to the people living in what wa
Thursday, November 8, 2018
Bonnie View Inn s chef Jay Picard is looking to draw more people to an industry near and dear to his heart with the launch a Haliburton County and Area Hospitality Industry Association.
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Canadian Federation of University Women, the Haliburton Highlands chapter is hosting an essay writing competition with two, $1,000 scholarship prizes.
Tuesday, October 9, 2018
Set against the backdrop of trees and surrounded by the song of birds, sits a 2,500-square-foot well-cared-for back-split bungalow. After the leaves fall in autumn, the property on Ridgeview Road has an expansive view of the northwest side of Haliburton.
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Committee members heard a presentation from Rebecca Mackenzie, president of the Ontario Culinary Tourism Alliance about the continued and growing importance of food-based tourism in the province.
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
It s likely that most of the televisions in Wilberforce will be tuned in to CBC next week when the hamlet makes its nationwide debut on Still Standing.
Tuesday, November 6, 2018
Indigenous author Richard Wagamese once wrote that the Huron word Kanata, from which the word Canada comes, along with meaning village, could also mean one fire that people gather around to share stories of their lives.
Tuesday, January 15, 2019
Stuart Baker Elementary School music teacher Drew Hewitt is already envisioning a holiday concert number next year with more than two dozen ukulele players, strumming an uplifting tune thanks to a successful application for a $2,500 national grant.
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