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John Maclaren Coull: Teacher, Musicmaker, Scotsman

John Maclaren Coull: Teacher, Musicmaker, Scotsman

'John was the head of the program and the orchestra played music from the forties featuring Glen Miller, Benny Goodman, Harry James and others from the era,' author recalls
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How to cope with pandemic fatigue by imagining metaphors

BEYOND LOCAL: How to cope with pandemic fatigue by imagining metaphors

Metaphors are figures of speech that imply likeness; they can be useful tools in dealing with pandemic fatigue
Questions, concerns loom large for Penetanguishene development neighbours

Questions, concerns loom large for Penetanguishene development neighbours

'It's not a game of Tetris where you try to jiggle the lots to fit this triangular shaped parcel,' says a resident, who represented 64 others at a recent planning meeting
Good morning, Midland!

Good morning, Midland!

Stay positive
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How pets become pests

BEYOND LOCAL: How pets become pests

Some people are keeping ants as pets, but they should be very cautious
Simmering Kettle reverts to take-out only, owner resubmits business licence application

Simmering Kettle reverts to take-out only, owner resubmits business licence application

'After getting punched left, right and centre all week long, I needed a break and my staff needed a break,' says Shalu Persaud
The latest COVID update from Penetanguishene

The latest COVID update from Penetanguishene

Though municipal offices remain closed, services are available online or by phone
Stay-at-home order, state of emergency extended, more restrictions put in place

Stay-at-home order, state of emergency extended, more restrictions put in place

There are going to be checkpoints at interprovincial borders
<b>LETTER:</b> Non-permanent residents create 'vicious cycle' that hurts North Simcoe full-timers

LETTER: Non-permanent residents create 'vicious cycle' that hurts North Simcoe full-timers

'Since December, our town has been like Christmas Eve every day, packed with people with varying licence plates,' healthcare worker says. 'Grandma and grandpa invite the kids up from wherever for the holidays and then the numbers soar'
<updated>WATCH:</updated> It could cost you up to $750 if you don't tell a police officer where you live and why you're not at home

WATCH: It could cost you up to $750 if you don't tell a police officer where you live and why you're not at home

Stricter enforcement measures gives police authority to ask for your address and why you aren't at home