With a Little Help From My Friends in Elgin concert

I attended a live concert at the Elgin United Church, dedicated to the Fab 4.  A 2-hour music-filled presentation was attended by over 200 audience members. Local performers included Margaret Ross, Rasa Krokys, Alex Price, Morgan Wright and Graham Lowe. “Soul Purpose” performed as well.  Soprano Michelle Knapp, Alto Karen Earl, Tenor Charalee Smith and…

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RoadTrip – Morton, Ontario Barbecue

Here we go again! I visited another summer community event in Morton, Ontario. Originally called “Whitefish Falls”, the land with the waterpower rights to the falls were purchased by John George Morton in 1853. He planned the model village of Morton which he registered in 1857. By 1861, exploiting the power of the falls, Morton…

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Road Trip – Westport Open Air Music Festival

This is the next in a series of events local to me in Portland, Ontario.  This open air music festival is held every year in Westport, Ontario. Mother Nature cooperated very nicely . . . thank-you.

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Elgin Days – Elgin, Ontario

Here is another post in my series about Eastern Ontario towns and community events. This time, I’m in Elgin at Elgin Days. Elgin is situated just off Highway 15 and offers many services. The main street features a post office, pharmacy, video store, grocery store, bank, florist shop, electronics store, hardware store, antique store, restaurant,…

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