All I want for Christmas...wines that define the occasion

Most wine, most of the time, is an enjoyable adjunct of a good meal and social occasion. Occasionally, the wine is special and becomes the focal point of the evening’s conversation.

Oh the weather outside is frightful...and grandchildren are so delightful

Not really. I am sitting here in October, trying to get in the “mood” for Christmas. It is now 17 outside and sunny.

Vinarterta: An Icelandic treat for Christmas and other celebrations

There are some traditions that are meant to last.

Education is the gateway to prosperity

Bassie Kargbo remembers every inch of his four-mile walk to school when he lived in Sierra Leone: the rise and fall of the land, the fields where the cattle grazed, and the huts along the way, but

A 'seasonal project' grows to address a year-round need

At Roots to Harvest there is no typical day.

A home for the holidays...and every day

Local author Donna White felt “rescued” when she adopted her 2 dogs, Nip and Tuck, so in November 2020, she began volunteering for Paws for Love Dog Rescue.

100+ year old sport gains another Thunder Bay champion

Dog sledding has been around for thousands of years, while dog sled racing only about 100.

Hang out the "do not disturb" sign

After a 28-year career in Thunder Bay’s Hospitality industry, Roberta Sawchyn, aka Broom Hilda, General Manager of the Best Western Plus Nor’Wester Hotel & Conference Centre is hanging up her b

Remembering Memory Lodge on beautiful Pine Bay

In 1935, Larry Baarts immigrated from his native Holland to Canada settling in what was then Fort William, Ontario. What appealed to him most were the wide open spaces of this region.

The Gunilda

There have been many shipwrecks on Lake Superior over the years. To many, this statement is as obvious as saying the sky is blue.

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