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Features Fall 2013 


Truth and No Consequence

author: Paul Dalby

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BACK IN THE SEVENTIES, THE STRUGGLE FOR BIKER SUPREMACY was distinguished by extreme violence. Beatings were part of doing business, murder sometimes a necessity to close the deal. Through it all, the bikers cultivated an image of brooding menace.


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The Comeback Kid

author: Paul Dalby

FEAT 2 C difficle 185pxAt 75, CYNTHIA MORGAN-ROBINSON HAS A TWINKLE in her eye and a quick wit that belies her Welsh upbringing. But at this time last year, the Port Hope woman was a very different person – often incoherent, almost a ‘prisoner’ of isolation wards in one hospital or nursing home after another, and on the brink of death.


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The Economic Road Ahead

author: David Hughes

FEAT 3 economy 185pxACROSS AN ASSET-RICH REGION OF PLENTY, there is plenty of building, partnering and collaboration, as we work at strengthening the economic foundation of our future...


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Horse Tales

author: Tom Cruickshank

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A LAMENT FOR THE FORGOTTEN DRAFT HORSE…and a toast to the few who remember them. To appreciate the sheer muscle and strength of a draft horse, all you have to do is stand beside one...





First Words

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There’s a moment over the holidays when the world stands still and the magic dust of the season descends on our old farmhouse. It’s on Christmas Eve when the boys – and I use the term loosely because... read more


On behalf of Ed’s House, Northumberland Hospice Care Centre thank you for the wonderful article written by Cecilia Nasmith highlighting both Ed’s House, and the Bridge Hospice. The article raised awareness of local...…



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marianne ackerman

marianne ackermanMarianne grew up in Prince Edward County. She began her writing career as the Picton correspondent for the…

conrad beaubien

conrad beaubien

Conrad’s love of storytelling has engaged him in a life of the arts. A creator, writer and director of films…

bill slavin

bill slavinBill Slavin has illustrated over one hundred children’s books, fiction and nonfiction. Titles include Stanley’s Party