Whiskey Jack's very first live show with Stompin' Tom Connors in 1993 was this Canada Celebration in Ottawa produced by Peter Haywood and the CBC. It also st...
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As the city of Toronto continues to expand, are our heritage buildings at risk? What is the city doing to protect its architecture? We’ve got Richard Longley, president of the Architectural Conservancy Ontario and development consultant Mark Guslits on our live chat Tuesday, July 22, at 1 p.m.
“The interest in local history was persistent and grew in intensity in the late 1880s. By the turn of the century, local historical societies were fulfilling a valuable social and cultural role in some dozen communities across the southern part of the province…The Ontario Historical Society, founded in 1888 under the title of the Pioneer Association of Ontario, began as a federation of these local groups.”
- Gerald Killan, author, Preserving Ontario's Heritage
Alberta pipe bombs rolling east, the diesel is actually the end of this train and coincidently this is the lake bed of the ancient glacial Lake Agassiz " Ride the snake, ride the snake To the lake, the ancient lake, baby The snake is long, seven miles Ride the snake, he's old, and his skin is cold The west is the best, the west is the best Get here, and we'll do the rest "