Life & Leisure

FrontRunners: a Story of Survival, Hope & Reconciliation to be Presented at Meaford Hall

frontrunners270Imagine being bestowed the honour of running with the Pan American Games torch 800 kilometres and, while family and friends await your entrance into the stadium, you find yourself barred from entering. You are sent to a diner across the street, where you watch the opening ceremonies on TV. You watch as a non-Indigenous runner carries the torch the final few steps.

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Local Craftsman Helping Drummers Keep the Beat

DrumFactory270Billy Fairley has engaged local woodworker Jim McKendrick to redo the bearing edges on drums as part of the tuning service offered at Billy’s Meaford-based business, The Drum Factory.

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