In the late 19th century, newspapers around Simcoe County published series in their papers, giving local pioneers a space to write about their experiences in the early days of settlement.Rev. Thomas Williams was probably the most prolific contributor, mostly to the Orillia Packet (before it merged with the Orillia Times). The Packet and the Barrie
The term “wellness” gets bandied about a lot when talking about personal health and sometimes can get a bit complicated.
Tickets are going fast for the sixth annual Stayner Kinsmen Duck Race on Sat. May 6 because the event is getting more popular every year, said Kinsman Gary Burkholder
COLLINGWOOD - While most of us are thinking it would be a good idea to get on our bicycles soon, Rich Meesters has already logged 1,000 kilometres.
The Chicora was a sleek-looking passenger steamer that served on all of the Great Lakes at some point in its long history.
WASAGA BEACH - In a crowded storefront, more than a dozen volunteers pack what is soon to be 300 food hampers for Easter.
Popular woman's magazine Cosmopolitan was blasted by an angry Twitter mob this week after it tweeted out a controversial weight loss article.
When the charcoal face mask trend took off, thousands of videos were posted all over social media of people hilariously peeling off the thick tar-like goop from their t-zones.
Congratulations to Maria Callisto of Collingwood for winning the $100,000 top prize with INSTANT SIZZLING 5S.“I enjoy playing INSTANT scratch games because I can quickly find out if I’m a winner,” says Calisto while at the OLG Prize Centre in Toronto where she picked up her big cheque. “On the day I won, I purchased a few tickets.” “I couldn’t beli