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Kaley’s Family Restaurant

Kaley Horton closed her restaurant in June 2010 and took 5 months off to find a vision. She re-opened in November of this year, a reimagined restaurant helmed by a reinvented woman. Gone are the “greasy soon” days. The new Kaley’s is a lunch spot emphasizing fresh, homemade, real comfort food. The 6 oz banquet...

Culture

Liberty Home Decor and Gift Store

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Liberty Home Décor and Gift Store 29 Robinson St. Simcoe (519) 426-4562 Liberty is a true gift shop. It’s the kind of place you can find something great for a...

Artists

In-Bloom Designs And KDG Stringworks

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Jillian Driedger is a Fashion Design graduate of Fanshawe College in London. For the last several years she has been busy making jewellery in the Langton home/studio she shares with...

Artists

Local Elves Make Christmas Magic

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As the holiday season approaches, just like the elves in Santa’s workshop, the members of the Norfolk Potters Guild are busy preparing for their upcoming Annual Christmas Sale. The sale...

Culture

A Chic, Unique Boutique

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Laurie Smith, women’s clothing designer and owner of Diva in Simcoe and Nouveau Orie in Port Dover, has a motto: “If it doesn’t look good on you, it doesn’t look...

Gaming

Get Your Gamers Face On

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Christmas is coming, believe it or not, and that means that kids across the country will soon be telling their parents, and Santa Claus himself, about the latest and greatest...

Comics

This Comic Is Chaos Theory

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Rob Catherwood is a Simcoe cartoonist. He is currently inking Chaos Theory, penciling 1812 for Mith Media and digitally inking Maple Crisis for The Silo....

Reviews

Moon

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If you’re like me and grew up on a rich diet of 1980’s science fiction films, you should walk (no make that moonwalk) to your nearest video store and ask for...

Artists

Marguerite Larmand

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Marguerite Larmand is a highly regarded Simcoe Ontario artist who is currently working in ceramics. I urge you to visit her Fieldstone Studio website at Silo Direct Link to Marguerite Larmand...

Culture

Norfolk Nurtures Local Food Campaign by Cindy Vanderstar

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As the promotions coordinator of Norfolk County tourism and local foods, I often get asked by city folks about our farmer’s markets.  This year, with the warmer weather and early...

Culture

Digging On the Outskirts. Community Archaeology In Hal-Nor

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By Lorenz Bruechert Haldimand-Norfolk Archaeological Research Project I was raised in the dairy farming community of Jarvis in Haldimand County.  Since dairy was on the decline my family and I...

Artists

Bob: “X” Marks the Spot

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Bob is the guy next door. He’s your neighbor and he’s my neighbor. After losing his wife five years ago Bob began shaping his bushes. “I don’t know why I...