Author Archive: Genevieve Allen Hearn

Who’s Who: Diana Shelley

Who’s Who: Diana Shelley By Mike Butler Have you ever had that moment where you’ve seen a face for years, interacted with that face, and felt like you knew that person, but actually could not make the connection when that person and you shared a half a dozen emails because you never knew their name? It wasn’t until Diana Shelley sent me her photo for this profile that the light bulb in my little brain came on and EUREKA, I made the connection of DIANA being the lady I’ve served coffee too (small coffee in the square bottom cup) for…
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Smokin’ Blues Fest 7 and Maritime Metal & Hard Rock Festival “5th Year Bash”

Smokin’ Blues Fest 7 and Maritime Metal & Hard Rock Festival “5th Year Bash” By Jay Chetwynd Music saves lives. Music sheds glowing light on the darkest of days. For many, music is life. The direct connection between music and mental health is immeasurable. While some people use music to motivate themselves at the gym, or pass the time while driving, others use it as a lighthouse of hope on the rocky shores of their mental illness. For some folks, it’s simply listening to music that eases the pain. For many, it’s actually writing and playing music that really encompasses…
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Quick As A Wink Theatre does The Music Man!

Quick As A Wink Theatre does The Music Man! By Mike Butler Following a very successful run of the musical Grease in early 2017, Quick As A Wink Theatre Society (QAAW) in Windsor is ready to tackle its next big Broadway musical. This time The Music Man is making its way to the local theatre stage. This classic musical, first produced on Broadway in 1957, won five Tony awards, including Best Musical, and ran for 1,375 performances entertaining audiences of all ages. The show’s success led to revivals, including a long-running 2000 Broadway revival, a popular Academy-Award winning 1962 film…
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Beauty and the Beast: A Tale as Old as Time

Beauty and the Beast: A Tale as Old as Time By Mike Butler Northeast Kings Education Centre (NKEC) is geared up, made up, and dressed up in Disney duds and ready for YOU to be their guest as they present Disney’s acclaimed stage production of Beauty and the Beast! This timeless, magical tale of love about the inner beauty in all of us has been in rehearsals for many months with some early hiccups caused by work-to-rule. But with all that behind them, the students of NKEC can’t wait to show off their talents and months of hard work. With…
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The Grapevine on Government Special Provincial Election Questionnaire: BRYDEN DeADDER

The Grapevine on Government Special Provincial Election Questionnaire: BRYDEN DeADDER By Emily Leeson & Emily Kathan  We asked a series of questions to all the candidates from Hants West, Kings North, Kings South, Kings West, and Annapolis. We’ve printed a selection of these questions and answers in The Grapevine. Leading up to the election on May 30, we’ll be sharing online the entire questionnaire as completed by each candidate who took the time to do so.   The answers below were provided by: Bryden DeAdder, Atlantica Party Candidate for Kings North   GV (The Grapevine): What strategies are being used by…
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The Grapevine on Government Special Provincial Election Questionnaire: JOEL HIRTLE

The Grapevine on Government Special Provincial Election Questionnaire: JOEL HIRTLE By Emily Leeson & Emily Kathan  We asked a series of questions to all the candidates from Hants West, Kings North, Kings South, Kings West, and Annapolis. We’ve printed a selection of these questions and answers in The Grapevine. Leading up to the election on May 30, we’ll be sharing online the entire questionnaire as completed by each candidate who took the time to do so.   The answers below were provided by: Joel Hirtle, Atlantica Party, Kings South   GV (The Grapevine): What strategies are being used by your campaign…
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The Grapevine on Government Special Provincial Election Questionnaire: JOHN LOHR

The Grapevine on Government Special Provincial Election Questionnaire: JOHN LOHR By Emily Leeson & Emily Kathan  We asked a series of questions to all the candidates from Hants West, Kings North, Kings South, Kings West, and Annapolis. We’ve printed a selection of these questions and answers in The Grapevine. Leading up to the election on May 30, we’ll be sharing online the entire questionnaire as completed by each candidate who took the time to do so.   The answers below were provided by: John Lohr, PC Candidate for Kings North   GV (The Grapevine): What strategies are being used by your…
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The Grapevine on Government Special Provincial Election Questionnaire: GINNY HURLOCK

The Grapevine on Government Special Provincial Election Questionnaire: GINNY HURLOCK By Emily Leeson & Emily Kathan  We asked a series of questions to all the candidates from Hants West, Kings North, Kings South, Kings West, and Annapolis. We’ve printed a selection of these questions and answers in The Grapevine. Leading up to the election on May 30, we’ll be sharing online the entire questionnaire as completed by each candidate who took the time to do so.   The answers below were provided by: Ginny Hurlock, PC Candidate for Annapolis   GV (The Grapevine): What strategies are being used by your campaign…
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The Grapevine on Government Special Provincial Election Questionnaire: PETER HARRISON

The Grapevine on Government Special Provincial Election Questionnaire: PETER HARRISON By Emily Leeson & Emily Kathan  We asked a series of questions to all the candidates from Hants West, Kings North, Kings South, Kings West, and Annapolis. We’ve printed a selection of these questions and answers in The Grapevine. Leading up to the election on May 30, we’ll be sharing online the entire questionnaire as completed by each candidate who took the time to do so.   The answers below were provided by: Peter Harrison, PC Candidate for Kings South   GV (The Grapevine): What strategies are being used by your…
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The Grapevine on Government Special Provincial Election Questionnaire: GEOF TURNER

The Grapevine on Government Special Provincial Election Questionnaire: GEOF TURNER By Emily Leeson & Emily Kathan  We asked a series of questions to all the candidates from Hants West, Kings North, Kings South, Kings West, and Annapolis. We’ve printed a selection of these questions and answers in The Grapevine. Leading up to the election on May 30, we’ll be sharing online the entire questionnaire as completed by each candidate who took the time to do so.   The answers below were provided by: Geof Turner, Liberal Candidate for Kings North   GV (The Grapevine): What strategies are being used by your…
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