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Building A Fence

Among American poet Robert Frost‎’s best known lines is one about how “good fences make good neighbors.” As a homeowner I have discovered that this can be true. 443 more words


Another Country Church

The sign read “Baptist Church” and the arrow pointed down the road, one I had never been down before. I wondered at the designation.

My family roots are Baptist (among other things) and I had never heard of a Baptist Church being planted in the wilds of Renfrew County, or at least this part of it. 451 more words


Abandoned Cars

Who did they belong to? Why were they abandoned? When we’re they abandoned? Are they really abandoned? Is there a story here?

Technically I am sure we were trespassing, but there were no signs, or at least none in the field we entered the area from. 609 more words


Real estate: Five Arnprior homes on the market

If you’re looking to live in a relaxed atmosphere, amid plenty of natural beauty, you may want to give the town of Arnprior — affectionately dubbed the “Town of Two Rivers” —a closer look. 486 more words


A Trip To Clontarf

It used to be that by the third week of September the leaves on the trees had turned glorious shades of red, gold and orange, but that hasn’t happened yet this year. 386 more words


'If someone has a gun and wants to kill us, we will die': One year later, is Wilno any safer?

As threats go, it’s hard to imagine one more chilling.

“We’ve heard from women who live in an abusive relationship and their abuser has said to them, ‘If you think that you’re leaving — don’t’,” said JoAnne Brooks, director of the Women’s Sexual Assault Centre of Renfrew County. 1,135 more words

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Trial set for 2017 for man charged in killing of three Renfrew County women

Basil Borutski will go to trial next fall on three counts of first-degree murder.

The Round Lake-area man charged in the deaths of three Renfrew County women has learned he will face a judge and jury when his trial begins Sept. 327 more words

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