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Winter-schminter, how to beat the winter blahs

In the area in which I live in southwestern Ontario, we are used to winter.  I grew up just a short distance from Lake Huron so we were used to snowstorms – storms that could stop the everyday to and from of life for a few days due to the blowing snow causing low to zero visibility.   421 more words


It's a barnburner in southwestern Ontario

An unusually high number of barn fires swept through southwestern Ontario this month, killing thousands of animals and causing millions of dollars worth of damage. 429 more words


Barn fire in southwestern Ontario kills more than 2,000 pigs

TORONTO — Approximately 2,000 pigs have been killed following a barn fire in North Middlesex, north of London, Ont., early Tuesday morning.

Ontario Provincial Police say emergency crews responded to the call just after 2 a.m. 356 more words


The perfect summer culinary experience: Pinecroft Green Frog Tea Room

“I’m in summer culinary heaven at The Green Frog Tearoom at Pinecroft pottery. I’m sitting outside on their beautiful tree covered patio. The waitress ordered for me: homemade Seafood crepe with a fresh Caesar salad and in-house, made from scratch bread. 283 more words


Running a region like a brand: using comparative advantage

This Macleans article posits that we ought to run Southwestern Ontario like a brand, using our comparative advantage to squelch the competition: a SWOT Analysis basically. 55 more words