“Indigo Riff brings Sensational Jazz To the River in Sensational Elora”

Posted by on Jul 17, 2011

Sultry sounds of great live music down by the cool river, that’s what local musicians David Atkinson and Karyn Kirkwood of the band Indigo Riff are hoping will draw people to the Sensational Jazz event taking place in Elora on Saturday, August 6th, from 1-4 pm, a fundraiser for the annual autumn Sensational Elora festival.

“Short lessons with tall truths”

Posted by on Jul 17, 2011

I would like to apologize to all the people in the grocery store last Tuesday night that witnessed the unthinkable: me in my for-home-only-short-shorts. I would especially like to extend my apologies to that nice gentleman in aisle four who didn’t know where to look when I dropped the cookies. Poor guy. I promise that […]

“The Grass is always greener”

Posted by on Jul 15, 2011

I was trying to be helpful. My heart was in the right place. My intentions were good. I wanted to show my hard-working spouse, the Carpenter, some support. So I did the unthinkable: I took the bold step of entering the Carpenter’s terrain, the manly-man world of landscape beautification.

Local Legends: McManus, Swick & Breit The Stars Shine Bright at Home

Posted by on Jul 1, 2011

It sounds like a punch-line: what do you get when you cross a stage with an internationally renowned Celtic guitarist of Scottish birth; the sultry, lyrically haunting vocals of a Prairie-girl who grew up to become a singer-songwriter; and a tall, lean lad from Northern Ontario whose guitar-riffs and mind-blowing solos have generated a fan […]