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A Quarry That’s Hidden No More

This is a guest post by Linda Sword, a member of the board of Concerned Residents Coalition (CRC). The proponent called it the “Hidden Quarry”. But the people who live in Guelph Eramosa and Milton refused to let it hide.  The 100-acre property of woodland and wetland on Highway 7 east of Guelph between Rockwood
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Create Healthy Yards in Milton

Want to upgrade your yard, but don’t know where to start? Conservation Halton is offering a series of four free workshops in May to help Milton homeowners create a healthy yard and understand the impact of their yards and neighbourhoods on local water quality. Conservation Halton has assembled a team of experts who will lead
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Thriving Farm Business For Sale

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Crawford Lake and Mountsberg Maple Festivals

Sweet news from Conservation Halton! Get out there… March is the month for all things Maple! A sticky sweet harbinger of spring, the maple sap has begun to flow and Mountsberg and Crawford Lake Conservation Areas are firing up for two marvellous maple syrup festivals.      Starting on Saturday, March 3, and running until April
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Rod Muir, Sierra Club of Canada, in Milton

Miltongreen Environmental Association sent us this news about an event this week: See the motivating presentation by Rod Muir of the Sierra Club Canada about Waste Diversion – the quick, cheap, and yes easy-means to achieving Sustainability! Then, join workshops on smart and practical approaches to events, celebrations and gift giving!This ecofriendly event is held
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24th Annual Heart and Stroke Ride for Heart

     Here’s a post by Mike about what he did on the weekend: I was out and about on June 5 on the Don Valley Parkway and the Gardiner in Toronto and ran into some of our Escarpment-area residents and other notable people.   Hon. Kathleen Wynne rode in the event. She also happens to
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Glen Eden Open House

The team at the Glen Eden Ski and Snowboard Centre wants to invite everyone to come and check out the facilities and programs for the upcoming season at an Open House on Sat. Nov. 6 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the main chalet.      People attending the Glen Eden Open House will be
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Crawford Lake Conservation Area’s Indian Summer Festival

Are you ready for fall? Or, are you still clinging to those warm summer days? Celebrate those last few days of summer at Crawford Lake Conservation Area’s annual Indian Summer Festival. The festival is a celebration of Ontario’s First Nations heritage, and will be held this Sun. Sept. 19 from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.
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