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  • Our Expression of Canadian Values Have Never Been More Important November 19, 2015
    Thousands of editorials, articles, radio and television interviews and political speeches related to the causes, impacts, and anticipated results of the massacre in Paris have emerged in recent days. One by Konrad Yakabuski in the Globe and Mail caught my attention. It began with this simple observation. “The streets of Paris are no strangers to […]
  • A Different Perspective On Responding To The Paris Terrorism November 15, 2015
    The recent slaughter of innocent civilians enjoying an evening in the vibrant city of Paris was something that any thoughtful, compassionate and caring person should abhor. It cries out for action on the part of not only Canadians but all those who are committed to justice, peace, freedom, and democracy. The question is what action? […]
  • Should Canada Approve More Pipelines To Get Our Oil To Market? November 15, 2015
    Former Gravenhurst resident John Ibbitson compellingly framed what he believes is the biggest challenge facing the Trudeau government in a Globe and Mail column recently: “It comes to this: To succeed where the Conservatives failed, this government must set and meet meaningful goals for combatting global warming, while working with the premiers to impose new […]
  • Questions and More Questions About the Hospital of the Future in Muskoka November 7, 2015
    There are two reasons why the November 4, 2015 edition of Muskoka Region should be a must read for those concerned with the future of healthcare in Muskoka. First is the sound and thoughtful Big Idea put forward by Stuart Morley of Gravenhurst, entitled, Hospital Without Walls…Could It Work In Muskoka? In his opinion piece, […]
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  • Kirwin recognized for being a champion of accessibility rights in Huntsville November 26, 2015
    Debbie Kirwin was given a big thank you for all that she does to ensure that the Town of Huntsville is accessible to everyone. She was presented with a 10th Anniversary Champion Award under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. The award was presented to her by Huntsville Mayor Scott Aitchison and Dan Armour […]
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  • Bike Muskoka Forum to promote active transportation and safe cycling November 26, 2015
    Local cycling enthusiast, Jim Brendish, wants to do more to support active transportation and safe cycling in Huntsville and Muskoka. As organizer of the Spin the Lakes Cycle Tour, a one-day event in May that sees hundreds of cyclists take to four local routes for a fun day of cycling, Brendish knows the importance of […]
    Dawn Huddlestone
  • Art, music and travel: the ingredients for a beautiful life November 26, 2015
    Every week, I will be profiling an extraordinary human being who lives in our community. If you know someone who is doing something interesting with their life, I want to hear about it. Send me an email at A few weeks ago, I received a Facebook message from a friend of mine suggesting a profile […]
    Laura MacLean
  • Building Santa’s float is a beloved tradition for Kimberly-Clark volunteers November 26, 2015
    Kimberly-Clark has a long-standing tradition of building Santa’s float for Huntsville’s annual Santa Claus parade. Company volunteers have been working hard this week to put the magical Santa float together for “Santa Tom” of Bracebridge, who will play the role of Mr. Claus this year, an honour that belonged to Ray Porter for decades. He’ll […]
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