Fashion Fallies: A night of culture

Ryann Scott’s Woodland Gown was named the Fetching Fashion award winner (student prize).Scott Michael Walling walks the runway in his creation The Bombest of the Dot Commist, which won the Fabulous Formations Award for non-traditional…

Youthful exertion

Ten-year-old Nicolas Divers, visiting family from Niagara, shows how to get across the horizontal ladder apparatus on Friday, Aug. 23 at Head Lake Rotary Park in Haliburton. Exercise equipment is located beside the basketball and…

Photo gallery: Rockin’ the rink

Photos by Sue Tiffin Published March 26 2019 The Highlands East Figure Skating Club hosted a Rockin’ ’50s and ’60s ice show on March 23 showing off their skills in solos duets and group routines…

Celebrating the bard 

Jerelyn MacRae of the Mansfield School of Highland Dance performs the Seann Triubhas.Mansfield School of Highland Dance dancers Lacey MacDonald, left, and Jerelyn MacRae perform the Highland Laddie dance.The Haliburton Highlanders Pipes and Drums march…

Demonstrating skill 

As sensei John Black looks on, Kita No Senshi Karate Dojo students Morgan Burke, left, and her sister Sophia spar during grading night.Kita No Senshi Karate Dojo sensei Bob Deremo demonstrates for his students during…

Haliburton students perform Mamma Mia

Published Jan. 15 2019 The Haliburton Highlands Secondary School drama class brought ABBA songs to life through a production of Mamma Mia at the Northern Lights Performing Arts Pavilion in Haliburton this week. The cast…

Santa comes to Haliburton Village

The Highland Storm Peewees were collecting food for the food bank during the parade. /JENN WATT StaffGord Kidd sang Christmas tunes at the tree lighting ceremony preceding the parade on Friday evening. There was hot…

Photos: Haliburton Remembrance Day 2018

Following the ceremony, people affixed their poppies to the wreaths at the cenotaph. /JENN WATT StaffAlgonquin Highlands Deputy Mayor Liz Danielsen lays a wreath. /JENN WATT StaffMPP Laurie Scott lays a wreath at the cenotaph…

Boat races come to Haliburton

Racers skip along the waters of Head Lake during powerboat races in Haliburton Village during the weekend. Hosted by the Toronto Outboard Racing Club, this was the fourth summer for races in Haliburton.Racers cruise from…

Forest Festival delights 

Volunteers at the 2018 Forest Festival were instrumental in helping the concert series run so smoothly./SUE TIFFIN StaffLeahy was a joy to watch at the Bone Lake Amphitheatre on Sunday. /LAURA SMITH StaffCowboy Junkies played…

Haliburton Highlands Museum marks five decades

Grayson and Kendall Park enjoy '60s-inspired cupcakesVisitors Jim Mitchell and Doris Laine enjoy ’60s-inspired cupcakes.Kate Butler, director Haliburton Highlands Museum shares local history with guests.Family fun for Sheldon, Cindy (mom) and Sirena Weatherbee.Kendall and Grayson…

Downtown bustling at Midnight Madness

Esson Lake cottagers Maria Sacco and Liz Arias checked out the shoes at Haliburton V&S.Gord Kidd and Friends entertained on Highland Street outside Home Hardware.Custom Blend performed crowd favourites, keeping toes tapping into the night.Hula…

Cars at Currys

Merv Cowan of Minden brought this rare Canadian made Meteor, model name Rideau from 1956 to the first Cars at Currys event on Sunday, July 15 at the Curry Chevrolet dealership lot in Haliburton. The…

Splashing into spring

Skiers snowboarders and superheroes said goodbye to winter for another year at the annual Spring Splash event at Sir Sam’s Ski and Ride on Saturday afternoon. The weather couldn’t have been better with a large…

Aug. 22: week in photos

It was ideal weather for more than 30 registered anglers at the derby HHOA Past President's Kid's Fish Derby on Wednesday, Aug. 16 at the Haliburton town docks. After more than 15 years, the event…

Photo Gallery: Food for Kids BBQ fundraiser

Gord Kidd and Friends rocked out on the mainstage at the Food for Kids barbeque fundraiser. /ROBERT MACKENZIE StaffThe Haliburton & District Lions Club present their annual $500 cheque to Sears Haliburton Owner Adrian Vargas,…

Remembrance Day 2016

Veteran and Sgt. at Arms Tom Coghlan led the March on the Colours at the Wilberforce Remembrance Day ceremony on Nov. 11, held at the cenotaph. ANGELICA INGRAM StaffTed Procher, right, saluts the cenotaph after…

Hike Haliburton’s Redstone Lookout

Hikers weave their way up a hill on the Redstone Lookout hike on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. JENN WATT StaffMuch of the path on the Redstone Lookout hike was used for taking logs out of…