For a good part of my childhood I had the privilege of living in Jordan Station. One of the things that I loved the most about the area when I was growing up was the amount of fruit trees that were present in the area. We always had fresh fruit, from local farms, except of coarse in the winter time. However as I grew up there was a time when, many of those same trees were being pulled out, to make way for subdivisions and other uses. It was very sad to see.
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Facer Street European Festival 2018
A place like Facer Street is a community unto itself. Even thought it is part of a larger city, it is the parts that make the whole. It is the small places that contain the stories and creat the memories that make the reality of the place.
Remembrance Day in St. Catharines
Books and Brews: Chapter One
The first meeting of our new “Books and Brews” book club was held this past Tuesday, July 19. Not only…
Night at the Museum – Books and Brews
I am not speaking of the history of the war itself but of the treatment of indigenous peoples, while in the service of Canada.
An Adventure Can Start In Your Own Home Town
One of the things that I often hear from friends and acquaintances is that traveling to faraway places is too […]