October 26, 2014

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Wil Lang: TRIUMPHS OF THE WIL!

By Mike Butler

I’m a busy man. There, I admitted it! Right here in PRINT, I admit to all my readers, I am a very busy man, but what about Wil Lang?  Seriously, check out this guy. Yes, it’s Wil with only one ‘L’ and if you’ve eaten at the Troy Restaurant in Wolfville, strolled through the Wolfville market, escaped to Pantoland in Fezziwig 2013, or just walked around town, then you’ve seen, heard of, or encountered Wil Lang. And ...

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Support a local farmer, artist, student, and an international community all in one go!

That’s the hope of one of the artists being featured at Jack’s Gallery this month, located in ...

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War and Remembrance: Part Two

A few issues back, I wrote an article about World War I and some of the events taking place in ...

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Gravely Ghosts

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