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Artists on Oxford Studio Tour who use Acrylics

This post features the artists on the tour who use acrylic paints as either their main medium or as one of their main media, alone.  There will be a separate post for those who often use mixed media. 426 more words

Artists

Wettlaufer makes second in-person court appearance, no trial date set yet

A trial date has not yet been set for 49-year-old Elizabeth Wettlaufer, who made her second in-person appearance in a Woodstock courtroom Friday morning.

The former nurse, accused of first-degree murder in the deaths of eight long-term care patients, was led into court with shackles on her ankles and wrists, past family members of the alleged victims. 539 more words

News

Watercolour Artists on the Tour

Our 10th Annual tour is only a couple of weekends away, May 6 & 7, and for the next couple of weeks we’ll be featuring the different media represented in our selection of artists.  437 more words

Artists

Naked man approached 8-year-old girl in southwestern Ontario: police

WELLINGTON NORTH, Ont. – Police are looking for a man who allegedly approached an eight-year-old girl while naked in southwestern Ontario.

Ontario Provincial Police say they received a call about an indecent act on Saturday near Mount Forest, Ont., about 150 kilometres northwest of Toronto. 86 more words

Crime

Fentanyl powder seized in southwestern Ontario; woman, 20, charged with trafficking

LASALLE, Ont. – Police in southwestern Ontario say a woman is facing charges after a seizure of fentanyl powder.

LaSalle, Ont., police say an Amherstburg, Ont., woman was arrested on Tuesday and officers seized 130 capsules of the deadly opioid. 65 more words

Crime

Warm Chorizo Sausage and Medjool Dates with Heirloom Baby Spinach Salad

Spring has finally arrived in southwestern Ontario, and our thoughts are already turning to summer dining.

We are blessed to be located in one of Canada’s most bountiful regions, where an abundance of locally-grown fresh fruits, vegetables, and legumes are readily available throughout the growing season. 295 more words

Food

Insights on what inspires some Oxford Studio Tour artists

Every year we have a little help from a good friend to the tour in promoting it.  The article that follows is his writing, and the photo credit goes to him as well. 897 more words

Oxford County