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Mrs. Bob: a John Dunn story

Wednesday afternoon brought brilliant winter sun and blinding glare off the drifted snow. I was glad to get home. It was Quilters' afternoon at...

Sneller Says: Councillors and critics unite in peace and song

What up Almonte?  Your old pal The Sneller here. Before I gets started, I want to drop mad respect for the Anishinaabe and Haudenosaunee ancestors. ...

Getting in the groove!

by L. G. William Chapman, B.A., LL.B. Today we lunched at Boondocks Restaurant on the Halifax River, Wilbur-by-the-Sea. It is conveniently located exactly one mile...

Say it like it is!

by L. G. William Chapman, B.A., LL.B. Words can promote a harsh image. In some instances the usage is as alarming as attending a job...

Ponce Inlet

by L. G. William Chapman, B.A., LL.B. Ponce Inlet whose name obviously reflects the historical Spanish influence which insinuates the entire State of Florida is...

American Cheese

By L. G. William Chapman, B.A., LL.B.  At one time it may not have been entirely unfounded to prefer a rendition of something European over...

Alabama Nut Job

by L. G. William Chapman, B.A., LL.B. For the better part of the last decade we have been traveling to the United States of America...

St. Mary’s Convent: a John Dunn story

By 1840 Daniel Shipman, known to the hundred or so residents of Shipman's Mills as the "founding father" of the settlement that became Almonte...

Packing

by L. G. William Chapman, B.A., LL.B.  Many, many years ago I saw for the first time a carriage clock.  The discovery was an enterprising...

Breaking the Barrier

by L. G. William Chapman, B.A., LL.B. Though most of us haven't any hesitation about grousing from time to time we're normally less inclined to...

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