Profiles


World Renowned Visual Artist Ben Babelowsky

Ben Babelowsky was born in Amsterdam, Holland where he attended art school studying both commercial and fine art. He currently resides in Ottawa. In 1953, he came to Canada and settled in Toronto where he attended Ryerson College. He worked … Continue reading

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Lang Pioneer Village Museum Wins Attractions Ontario’s Top Small Museum

Lang, ON- Lang Pioneer Village Museum is honored to be the recipient of Attractions Ontario’s Top SmallMuseum/Art Gallery/Historic Site Ontario’s Choice Award.
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The Story of the Butchering Barber – Sweeney Todd

If it’s possible for any play to get audiences to sympathize with murderers “Sweeney Todd – The Demon Barber of Fleet Street” is that play. Continue reading

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Aabnaabin Camp : Looking Back to Where We Came From

Lang, ON- Lang Pioneer Village Museum was featured in Michelle St. John’s documentary “Colonization Road” which aired on the CBC on Wednesday, January 26th. Continue reading

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Jean-Claude Tremblay makes business from smiles

Jean-Claude Tremblay has some 5,000 mascot designs to his credit, with over 2,000 of them eventually becoming fully- fledged mascots. Continue reading

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Lloyd Axworthy: Keeping the Balance

At 76, politician and statesman Lloyd Axworthy continues collecting accolades while offering support to local organizations and future generations of politicians. Continue reading

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Profile: Chef Michael Smith

Renowned Canadian Chef Michael Smith is called many things: Nutritional activist. Television host. Cookbook author … But he’s firmly focused on family, food and friends. Continue reading

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Profile: Linden MacIntyre’s Quest for Truth-Telling

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How do you explain human behaviour? Both as a journalist and novelist, Linden MacIntyre has been asking himself that question for decades … Continue reading

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Bruce Cockburn: Anchored by Music

After 40-plus years on stage and some 7 million recordings sold, is award-winning Canadian musician Bruce Cockburn thinking about retirement? Not a chance. Continue reading

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High Flyer Daniel Lamarre

Cirque du Soleil’s TORUK — The First Flight brings to stage James Cameron’s AVATAR. And Cirque president/CEO Daniel Lamarre is behind the magic. Continue reading

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