Rainbow Treasures closing

Shirleyann Bastable (left) and Gail Henderson each with a doll they have made. The women will be closing their Rainbow Treasures doll-making store on Concession Street on Aug. 31.

Rising Star

Brenna McPhee records one of her two CDs at Grant Avenue studio. She will compete in the Canadian National Exhibition’s Rising Star contest, Aug. 19 to Sept. 5.

Ice Cream Carnival

Treats, games and living history are all part of the fun at the annual Westfield Heritage Village Ice Cream Carnival, which takes place on the Civic Holiday weekend.

Bath Tub Apocalypse

Joan Krygsman holds the archetype entitled “Bath Tub Apocalypse.” It is based on a dream about trying to escape after an apocalypse. In her dream, Krygsman launched a bath tub and paddled in search of a deserted island.

Centremount slip 'n' slide

The slip-and-slide mat was a popular feature at the Centremount Neighbourhood Association’s block party July 16 at Bruce Park. The inaugural community event featured music, food and a variety of games for children.

Canadian orienteering team

Emma Waddington, left, Christian Michelsen and Nicole Whitmore were part of an 11-member Canadian orienteering team that travelled to Switzerland to compete in the Junior World Orienteering Championship.

Memorial bench

A bench memorializing Mountain historian Colwyn Beynon was recently installed at Peace Memorial Park, next to the portico of the old school that Beynon was instrumental in preserving after the City of Hamilton bought the former Peace Memorial School from the public school board. Sitting on the bench are Beynon’s son Brian and grandson Braeden.

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