Local Author Vanessa Westermann – Cover Art

On Saturday, June 4th, 2022 join local author Vanessa Westermann and Cormorant Books in celebrating the launch of Vanessa’s cozy mystery, Cover Art! About this event Author Vanessa Westermann will be discussing her charming, witty, and suspenseful mystery, Cover Art, in conversation with Marian Misters with Sleuth of Baker Street on June 4th at 1pm […]

Landscape Ontario’s GROW Program

The GROW New Entrant Training Program is available for Ontario residents living in the   Kawartha-Muskoka Regions Greater Toronto Area, Greater Hamilton Area,  and Waterloo – Wellington. Applicants must also be over the age of 15 and not enrolled or returning to any other education or training program .This is a FREE training and employment support […]

A view from the ridge part 5

A View From The Ridge By Cheryl Gallant Firsts are always memorable…for any number of reasons. First date, first car, first home…the list goes on. Although the farm in Cape Breton was not our first home together, the Christmas of 1999 brought its own memorable “firsts.” We arrived on the fifteenth of November and immersed […]

A view from the ridge part 6

A View From The Ridge By Cheryl Gallant A couple of days after our arrival in Cape Breton, we made the trek along the scenic highway that clings to the shores of the Bras D’Or Lakes to deliver our friend John to the Sydney airport. I remember clinging to him, just like those lakes to […]

A View from the Ridge part 7

A View from The Ridge By Cheryl Gallant We lost the century-old barn on our Ontario farm to the ravages of time and weather not long after we bought the property.  My love of all things old and historic made me feel the loss greatly, as I imagined what stories and memories it may have […]