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Gardening in Almonte: Buyer Beware!

I had the occasion last week to check out a large-scale landscaping project. What I saw horrified me! Two new large perennial beds, very...

Grant cheque from CST-Ultramar put to good use in Augusta Park

On a sunny, dry Saturday, June 13th, in Almonte, Augusta St. Park was the very lucky recipient of a $5000.00 grant cheque presented by...

Gay Cook’s Asian-Style Roast Boneless Turkey Breast with Fruit Rice Stuffing

Makes 4 servings A delicious roast turkey breast is perfect to celebrate Thanksgiving dinner with fewer than 10 family and friends. One can buy larger...

Gay Cook’s Classic French Onion Soup 

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

Grilled Chicken Wings with Hot Sauce

You can make these tangy chicken wings from Lucy Waverman on either a gas grill or a charcoal barbecue, but the latter infuses them...

Angel muffins

makes about 12 large muffins This Easter muffin recipe is from Linda Hayes, the former co-founder and owner of Ace Bakery. Ace bread is sold...

Dr. Heather Abramenko talks about eating disorders

 by Susan Hanna  An eating disorder is a serious medical condition that can lead to debilitating illness or death. Almonte family physician Dr. Heather Abramenko...

‘Back to the Future’ – The Hub returns to 118 Mill Street!

The Hub Building Fund recently received a grant of just over $53,000, from Valley Heartland Community Futures Development Corporation through the Eastern Ontario Development...

Gardening in Almonte: More on Invasive Plants

More on Japanese Knotweed The cards and letters keep on coming! I received a further comment from a reader to the effect that Japanese Knotweed...

‘Good Food Tour’ launches in Almonte this month

The friendly town of Almonte – where movies are made and heritage Victorian buildings echo with charm – can now be explored in a...

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