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This is the latest news from The Millstone, a community-run online newspaper for Almonte and the area.


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  • Garry Dalgity launches his campaign to be mayor of MIssissippi Mills August 29, 2014
    VOTE GARRY DALGITY MAYOR OF THE TOWN OF MISSISSIPPI MILLS PERSONAL INFORMATION Retired from the Federal Government -Department of National Defence Widower (wife June) Four Children – John, Steven, Christine and Alison and “Pops” to Six Grandchildren – Ryan, Jessica, Jasmine, Jacob, Jordyn and Danica The Town of Mississippi Mills needs a leader with the […] […]

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  • Whole Grilled Chicken with Scorched Herbs August 28, 2014
    serves 4 This recipe from Anna and Michael Olson Cook From Home is a great way to grill a whole chicken. Because the chicken is flattened, it cooks quickly and evenly. The marinade makes the chicken tender and juice and the herbs add great flavour both before and during grilling. Place the chicken away from […] […]

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  • Peter Nelson’s travels – Mahjong in Hong Kong August 27, 2014
    by Peter Nelson The streets of Hong Kong city are corporate-busy — banks, businesses, high-class hotels. The streets of Kowloon are people-busy — markets, bars, dancehalls, cheap hotels. Everywhere is noisy. Everywhere is crowded. But it’s down the side streets where you find the soul of a city, and in Hong Kong, from sunrise to […] […]

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  • Mills Community Support presents a falls prevention program August 27, 2014
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  • Mills Community support presents a Tai Chi program August 27, 2014
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  • Line dancing program presented by Mills Community Support August 27, 2014
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  • Low impact Zumba class presented by the Mills Community SUpport August 27, 2014
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  • Seven psychological pitfalls of investing – and how to avoid them August 26, 2014
    by Matthew Enns Do you get anxious when the stock markets are volatile? Or do you feel optimistic that everything will turn out fine? Both reactions – natural parts of your psychological makeup – can actually impede your progress towards your investment goals. The good news is that you can gain some control over your […] […]

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  • Local couple find gold at Almonte Celtfest August 26, 2014
    by Melonie Sibbitt The luck of the Irish was smiling down on David and Inez McCreary at this year’s 18th annual Almonte Celtfest. WestJet Airlines was once again a major sponsor of this year’s event, generously donating airfare for two. Prize winner could choose from any of WestJet’s destinations, including Ireland, a route they began […] […]

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  • Public consultation on the proposed Almonte Heritage District attracts a large crowd August 26, 2014
    On Thursday, October 14, the consulting architects.Watson MacEwen Teramura who are investigating the possibility of declaring a Heritage District in Almonte held a public meeting at the Almonte Old Town Hall  Homes and businesses within the proposed Heritage District received individual notification of the meeting and it was well attended. The architects  pr […]

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Upcoming Events From theHumm

08/30/2014 – Tea on the Lawn August

Wed & Sat, 2-4pm. Ramsay WI serve baked goods, tea. Since ’58.

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08/31/2014 – Blueberry Tea August

Freshly baked scones topped with blueberries, homemade lemon curd and whipped cream. Gluten-free scones are available on request. Juice, tea and freshly-brewed Equator coffee top off the feast.Union Hall, at 1984 Wolfgrove Road, has been used continu. […]

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09/03/2014 – Open Celtic Jam September

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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09/05/2014 – Manitoba Art Opening September

Frost Bitten, Mosquito Slapping, Trolley Tippers. Diana Thorneycroft & Michael Boss present the work of 18 top Manitoba artists.Frost Bitten, Mosquito Slapping, Trolley Tippers. 

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09/06/2014 – Mississippi Mills River Run September

3km, 5km, 10km timed runs; 3km & 5km family walk/runs. Proceeds go to AGH obstetrical unit. Register by Aug 10 for the best rate.3,5,10km timed runs; 3 & 5km family walk/runs. Register aegleevents.com.

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09/10/2014 – Open Celtic Jam September

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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09/11/2014 – Seniors’ Expo September

Showcase of services for people 50+ & for caregivers. Exhibitors will include social service agencies, support groups, retirement homes, local attractions, pharmacies, seniors activity groups, and others. Visit 75 exhibitors, and talk with local poli. […]

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09/12/2014 – KEWT: Kathryn Briggs/Terry Tufts September

A live recording performance of a new album entitled Mother Lode – a collaborative effort of instrumental works by Kathryn Briggs and Terry Tufts. Almonte’s own Ken Friesen will be at the helm, mixing sound, and John Geggie joins the project on bass.. […]

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09/13/2014 – Fibrefest September

Sept 13-14. Fibre art demos/vendors & exhibits, Button Mania. At the MVTM, Almonte Arena & Curling Club.Mark the weekend of September 13 and 14, 2014 on your calendars because you won’t want to miss the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum’s 19th annu. […]

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09/13/2014 – Harvest Food & Drink Show September

Samples from food producers/chefs/experts. 19 years and older. Tickets at Hello Yellow.

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09/14/2014 – Fibrefest September

Sept 13-14. Fibre art demos/vendors & exhibits, Button Mania. At the MVTM, Almonte Arena & Curling Club.Mark the weekend of September 13 and 14, 2014 on your calendars because you won’t want to miss the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum’s 19th annu. […]

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09/17/2014 – Open Celtic Jam September

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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09/20/2014 – Ottawa Summer String Ensemble September

28-piece sting orchestra, conducted by Donnie Deacon, performing music by Elgar, Grieg, Holst and a piece sure to delight fiddle fans, by Ottawa composer Randy Demmon.Music by Elgar, Grieg, Holst & Randy Demmon.

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09/20/2014 – Millworkers’ Reunion September

The museum invites all former workers from textile mills in Appleton, Almonte, Carleton Place and Perth, or their representatives, to come out and enjoy a pleasant time meeting former acquaintances and sharing memories. The Barley Shakers band will e. […]

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09/21/2014 – The Shuffle Season September

Did you ever wonder what the Log Driver’s Waltz might have in common with anonymous 14th century love song Dal Bel Castel?The Shuffle Season is a brand new band formed by three old friends from New Brunswick, England and Belgium. They share a love of. […]

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09/24/2014 – Open Celtic Jam September

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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09/26/2014 – Almonte Lectures: Beer September

Matthew Bellamy: Beer & the Brewing Industry.

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09/27/2014 – Hub’s Glitz Gala September

The Hub’s 2nd annual Glitz Gala will feature local entertainers, a live auction, a silent auction, plus canapés, a cash bar and birthday cake. Tickets are available at The Hub and Rebound in Almonte. All funds raised will support the Hub Hospice Pal. […]

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10/01/2014 – Open Celtic Jam October

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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10/08/2014 – Open Celtic Jam October

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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10/15/2014 – Open Celtic Jam October

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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10/22/2014 – Open Celtic Jam October

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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10/24/2014 – Almonte Lectures: Forestry October

Ron Ayling — Canada & China in Forestry.

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10/29/2014 – Open Celtic Jam October

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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11/05/2014 – Open Celtic Jam November

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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11/12/2014 – Open Celtic Jam November

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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11/19/2014 – Open Celtic Jam November

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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11/26/2014 – Open Celtic Jam November

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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11/28/2014 – Almonte Lectures: Oceans/Climate November

Peter Ricketts — What the Oceans tell us about Climate Change.

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12/03/2014 – Open Celtic Jam December

The Naismith Pub Celtic Music Sessions are held on Wednesday nights, starting at 7:30pm. They are an opportunity for medium to higher level musicians who want to jam, playing Celtic music.Although they do some singing, their focus is on Irish, Scott. […]

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