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Answers to Diana’s Quiz – August 13, 2022

by Diana Filer 1.  Canada's Minister of Sport...

The Pakenham horse show rides on, August 20

Good news! On August 20th the Pakenham...

A Cottage in The Twilight Zone

Reflections from the Swamp Dear Reader Recently my bride...

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The Pakenham horse show rides on, August 20

Good news! On August 20th the Pakenham Horse Show will be up and running after a 2-year hiatus due to Covid. It will be on the grounds of the...

Highlights of the August 9th, 2022 Council Meeting

Council approved extending the terms for Mississippi River Power Corporation’s (MRPC) Directors Adrian Foster and Lyman Gardiner to end at the close of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders...

Thai-Style Shrimp with Fresh Basil

by Susan Hanna This recipe from Farm Girl Organic is quick and tasty. Combine fish sauce, water, soy sauce and sugar and set aside. Cook the shrimp, onion and garlic,...

Thai-Style Shrimp with Fresh Basil

by Susan Hanna This recipe from Farm Girl Organic is quick and tasty. Combine fish sauce, water, soy sauce and sugar and set aside. Cook...

Yard of the Week, August 3 2022

This week’s Almonte District Horticultural Society ‘Yard of the Week’ goes to 332 Napier Court. The plantings surrounding the large rocks enhance this focal...

Caprese Chicken Pasta Salad

by Susan Hanna This delicious summer salad from Half Baked Harvest combines grilled chicken with pasta, mozzarella, tomatoes, herbs and avocado—all dressed in a balsamic...

Yard of the Week, July 27 2022

This week’s Almonte District Horticultural Society ‘Yard of the Week’ goes to  6811 Highway 29. A yard must be pretty special to demand your...

Easy Greek Sheet Pan Chicken Souvlaki and Potatoes

by Susan Hanna This tasty recipe from Half Baked Harvest is also an easy sheet pan dinner. Briefly marinate the chicken while roasting the potatoes...

AGH Run/Walk for Women’s Health funds fetal monitors for birthing centre

Families giving birth at the Almonte General Hospital are now benefiting from three new Fetal Heart Monitors thanks in part to funding from the...

Visiting volunteers needed for new nav-care program

Home Hospice North Lanark (HHNL) is incredibly excited to have been chosen to become a Nav-CARE hub. (Please see the article about this exciting...

Town hall on affordable seniors housing exceeds expectations 

On Wednesday, June 22nd, the Clayton Seniors Housing Corporation (CSHC) in cooperation with the Clayton Community Centre hosted a community meeting to all interested...

Yard of the Week, July 20 2022

This week’s Almonte District Horticultural Society ‘Yard of the Week’ goes to  463 Van Dusen Street. This garden has several art pieces which complement...

Home Hospice North Lanark announces an important new program

Home Hospice North Lanark (HHNL) is proud to announce a new, expanded in-home service for our community members, called “Nav-CARE.” We are one of...

Home Hospice North Lanark donates two televisions to Almonte General Hospital

It was smiles all around when Home Hospice North Lanark (HHNL) presented Almonte General Hospital (AGH) with two new televisions on July 12, 2022. The...

Garlic-Lemon Beef & Veggie Kabobs

by Susan Hanna It’s grilling season and this recipe from Canadian Living delivers succulent beef and veggies flavoured with lemon, garlic, herbs and spices. Make...

Scams on the rise in our region

I’ve heard several reports recently of scammers attempting to steal money from area residents. The ‘grandparent scam’ is an especially nasty one – typically...

Yard of the Week: July 13 2022

This week’s Almonte District Horticultural Society Yard of the Week goes to the garden at 69 Clyde St. When you arrive at the house...

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