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Co-founder of Parry Sound Festival of the Sound dies

Along with husband, internationally known pianist Anton Kuerti, the couple helped established the world acclaimed local musical festival, The Festival of the Sound, in the summer of 1979 at their cottage in Parry Sound.

BOB'S BLOG: 10 Things I Learned from David Halton’s Dispatches from the Front

Matthew Halton is considered to be one of the best war correspondents of World War II.

Teenage vandals in St. Thomas caught orange-handed

The doorbell rang shortly before 11 p.m., the house already pelted with oranges, the teens running down the street.

WW2 veteran from Belleville energizes youth with social-justice message

Harry’s Last Stand has sold over 20,000 copies and the book, released earlier this year, is going into a third reprint.

ALL THINGS CONSIDERED: I was no Tyrone Power but still married the girl of my dreams

On my return from wartime duty, I was pleasantly surprised to see that the girl next door had grown into a lovely young woman in my absence.

BOB'S BLOG: New municipal councillors learn the fine art of staying awake

I have a lot of respect for those elected officials who toil long hours in service to their community. Good luck to them.

BOB'S BLOG: Video illustrates senior's troubles finding a good home

An experienced housing advocate who knows her way around policy issues and rules and regulations had trouble finding suitable housing

Top 10 books in Canada, Hardcover Non-Fiction; Paperback Non-Fiction

Top 10, Hardcover Non-Fiction; Paperback Non-Fiction. from therecord.com

York Region hosts Wheel Dance

The Ontario Trillium Foundation hosts Wheel Dance at the Victoria Ballet Company to showcase their new wheelchair ballroom dance program

McCartney happy he and John Lennon reconciled

Sir Paul says he's glad that he and John were able to patch up their differences before his death in 1980 on Dec. 8 at the age of 40.

Forever Young Information

Canada's Adult Lifestyle Publication

Snowbird travel: Poke around Central Florida

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Jan 28, 2015 - 0 comments

Instead of hustle and bustle, its historic appeal is its low-key vibe and unique brand of attractions for vacationers who want none of the above or, if they do, its status as a quiet place to retreat amidst visiting the bigger tourist destinations in the state - click headline

Florida Lifestyles: Canucks have room at the Inn

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Jan 18, 2015 - 0 comments

In finding the perfect inn they landed in one of Florida’s most elite vacation spots.The Tidballs love meeting and hosting people from Canada, the U.S. and all over the world. Many repeat guests have become personal friends - click headline

Travel Briefs: Pristine park in Florida Keys, zip lining in Laos, tips for women travellers

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Jan 15, 2015 - 0 comments

Prepared by Grand Circle Travel, 101 "Tips for Women Travelers" has packaged its travel tips with short sketches of famous women globe-trotters throughout history - click headline

Snowbird Notebook: Sun Belt airports, visas for Ecuador

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Jan 14, 2015 - 0 comments

Ecuador fast-tracks visa process / Marion County hosts first LPGA tourney of ’15 season / Favourite snowbird airports - click headline

Border Strategies

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Dec 28, 2014 - 0 comments

Ignore the ‘free’ advice from friends, relatives and golf buddies when exploring cross-border legalities - click headline

Florida lifestyle: Foodie Heaven

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Dec 21, 2014 - 0 comments

There are many reasons to visit Ft. Lauderdale, Florida – the beaches, the shopping, and for most Canadians, weary of the winter weather, the sunshine. But for me, the most compelling reason is the food - click headline

Texas Travel: Boastin’ about Austin

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Dec 15, 2014 - 0 comments

The capital city of Texas lives by the slogan ‘Keep Austin Weird,’ offering a lively music scene, glimpses into a historic past and delicious barbecue - click headline

Life on wheels: RV life is great for the Reads and their Sherman Tank

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Dec 02, 2014 - 7 comments

“We came up with a plan at the end of July, 2007 and by Oct. 15 we had sold the house, quit our jobs and hit the road. It started loosely as a two-year plan"

Snowbirds: Go Las Vegas to Baja on AeroMexico

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Oct 25, 2014 - 0 comments

Want to parlay a trip to Las Vegas into a quick hop over to Baja California in Mexico, 70 minutes away? click headline

Southern US travel: Beaufort by bike, buggy and boat

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Sep 16, 2014 - 0 comments

Even first-timers are likely to find it familiar because many blockbuster movies were filmed here – The Big Chill, Prince of Tides, Forrest Gump and The Great Santini to mention a few. The Chill’s mansion still stands as magnificent as ever waiting for a new owner - click headline