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photo by Gord Bowes

Follow the Mountain News Christmas Lights Tour judges

Tweets and Vine videos as the second panel of judges scores the homes on the Mountain News Christmas Lights Tour


GROWING GREEN: The dark side of mistletoe

Mistletoe and holly have long played an important role in Christmas celebrations.

51 dec18 brf calendar hospice October web

Original art adorns Dr. Bob Hospice’s 2015 calendar

Clients of the hospice’s day program have been expressing in paint what they cannot convey in words

graphic by Leona Dimen

Warmth Project donations filling community need

Dozens of mittens, gloves, hats, scarfs and coats have been donated in the first month of the clothing drive organized by the Mountain News


Easy-Bake Ovens collection on display at Hamilton Toy Museum

Ovens on loan from author of “Light Bulb Baking”

January play to help Hamilton churches

Damatic musical comedy written by two retired high school teachers from Hamilton

photo by Gord Bowes

Santa Claus busy on Hamilton Mountain

Old St. Nick was the star at many events

Photo by Gord Bowes

Queensdale Christmas Store

The Queensdale Christmas Store was open for business this week. No one is exactly sure how long the central Mountain elementary school’s annual holiday event has been going on, but at the time of a 2009 Mountain News story an organizer estimated it was 14 or 15 years old. The two-day event, which helps students buy [...]

| Photo by Laura Lennie

Everybody loves a parade

Stoney Creek Santa Claus Parade draws crowd of 10,000.

Photo by Gord Bowes

Christmas store at G.L. Armstrong

14th year for central Mountain school