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Brenda O'Farrell: Atwood captivates at Hudson's StoryFest

Just when you think the only headlines coming out of Hudson contain bad news, StoryFest proves you wrong.

It happened Monday evening. I was among the 144 people who were treated to the expected wit and surprising warmth of Margaret Atwood. 216 more words

Local News

The Entrepreneurs: Beau’s beers to flow in Quebec

MONTREAL — Beer lovers, the rumours are true.

Beau’s, a much-loved craft brewery from a tiny town on the other side of the Quebec-Ontario border, has for so long been unavailable to Quebec beer connoisseurs because of the complexity of interprovincial liquor laws. 1,014 more words

Business

Margaret Atwood backs new Beau’s ale

OTTAWA — Beau’s All Natural Brewing has gone literary in its most recent collaborative project, teaming up with acclaimed Canadian writers Margaret Atwood and Graeme Gibson. 288 more words

Culture And Lifestyle

The Cost of Business Travel Will Increase Next Year

Business travelers can expect to pay more for travel next year, about 5% to 6% more for hotel rooms. This is according to a New York University study that was released this week. 655 more words

Travel

“WHAT’S IT LIKE, BEING MARRIED TO MARGARET ATWOOD?”

Every so often, as I roam around book Festivals, or other literary events, a conversation with a nice stranger will take an odd turn. They ( and they’re usually women, but not always) will start to ask what it’s like  “having two writers in the family”. 219 more words

Behind-the-Scenes

Welcome at FNUniv for Atwood and Gibson

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For Immediate Release – June 19, 2013

 ACCLAIMED AUTHORS AND CONSERVATIONISTS MARGARET ATWOOD… 643 more words

A few tickets left for birding fundraiser

There are still some tickets left for the May 8 fundraiser for the Pelee Island Bird Observatory at Beach Grove Golf and Country Club.

The annual event is hosted by noted Canadian writers Margaret Atwood and Graeme Gibson, who have a summer home on Pelee Island. 77 more words

Arts