Update: Now available – New book by Jennifer McKendry examines local stone structures

Update (Friday, Apr. 16, 2021):According to the Frontenac Heritage Foundation, Jennifer McKendry’s new book, Kingston, the Limestone City, is now available at Novel Idea book store at 156 Princess Street. Original article: The Frontenac Heritage Foundation has received a $12,000 grant from the City of Kingston and administered by the

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Remembering the life of Wayne Westfall

On Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2019, The Villanelles had our last poetry group meeting with beloved member Wayne Westfall. On Sunday, Jan. 12 at 2 p.m. he left this world on his own terms after spending nearly 40 years as a quadriplegic. I didn’t know Wayne so much as a painter,

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Humourist and best-selling author celebrates latest book downtown

Terry Fallis, Canadian author and humour writer, joined downtown businesses on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019 to celebrate the launch of his recently released novel, Albatross. Fallis, a two-time Stephen Leacock Medal for Humour award winner, has released six prior books. Albatross — a story about high-schooler who aspires to be

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