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Mind the time

by an Almonte ‘Native’ , yes, born and raised in Almonte as were my parents. To stimulate discussion and relive memories…… It’s a hot summer Saturday...

Community invited to Jan. 26 meeting on AGH/FVM strategic plan

by Mary-Wilson Trider   One of a hospital board's most important roles is to develop the strategic plan for the organization. This requires board members...

Gay Cook’s French Onion Soup

Serves 4 - 5 This traditional French onion soup is a favourite any time of the year but especially the comfort it brings on a...

Canada Health Act ensures care is accessible, no matter where you live

 by Mary WIlson-Trider    The new year is an opportunity to look forward, but it is also a time to reflect on the past year...

Gay Cook’s Mini Butter Tarts

Makes  3 dozen mini tarts These delicious butter tarts have been part of our family through out Christmas and the cold winter months for many...

National Restaurant Association survey

by Gay Cook Every year the National Restaurant Association surveys nearly 1,800 chefs from the American Culinary Federation for its annual

Almonte General Hospital/Fairview Manor achieves accreditation

by Mary WIlson Trider In early November, I advised readers of this column that two surveyors from Accreditation Canada would be visiting Almonte General Hospital...

Carrot Muffins

by Gay Cook If you are looking for the last minute Christmas present, head to Mill Street Books, 52 Mill Street, Almonte and find...

Roast turkey with fruit stuffing and gravy

by Gay Cook Christmas would not be complete without the wafting aromas of the turkey roasting in the oven. When purchasing a turkey, buy a...

Crepe Expectations:Almonte restaurant’s fare is flat-out delicious

Once again, Almonte quality is on display in the Ottawa Citizen. Check out today's favourable restaurant review of the Creperie in the Heritage Mall...


PorchFest on YouTube

Mill of Kintail in the 1950s

Lawn Bowling Club turns 107!

PorchFest on now

Splash pad opens at Gemmill Park