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Sheds - more than a spot to store your shovel

Sheds – more than a spot to store your shovel

The garden shed has made an amazing transformation over the last few years. No longer are homeowners satisfied with a little wooden shed in the back corner of the yard. Sheds now have to look good, as they are becoming a focal point in our outdoor living spaces. There are two reasons why this is […]

Patio stones a smart investment for your home

Patio stones a smart investment for your home

The popularity of the patio makes a lot of sense. Canadians want low-maintenance and there are few things that require less effort than stone. A properly installed patio with a good base and jointing sand can easily last 25 years. That’s one important reason to make sure you pick a stone that you will love […]

It’s, like, y’know, the End of the World

It’s, like, y’know, the End of the World

In the crazy, mixed-up world of today, we all have a lot to worry about. The very foundation of Western Society seems to be threatened at every turn. Each day we reel from news of mass shootings, ISIS, Zika virus, Brexit, gang and drug violence, murders, child abduction … all this before you finish your […]

New memory garden at Loyalist Humane Society

New memory garden at Loyalist Humane Society

A Sheltered Life – photographs, and stories, as told to Maggie Haylock-Capon, by Liza, resident greeter at the Loyalist Humane Society. File photographs by Alan R. Capon and photos by Gilles Robert. (If you are unable to adopt a cat or kitten, there are many other important ways to help the LHS. Donations of Javex […]

TSN analyst and Raptors announcer hosts basketball camp for County Clippers

TSN analyst and Raptors announcer hosts basketball camp for County Clippers

The raspy Brooklyn voice of TSN analyst and Toronto Raptors announcer Jack Armstrong rang out in the PECI gymnasium Friday as he coached Prince Edward County Clippers youth on the game, and conduct on and off the court. Basketball players of all ages attending the camp day organized by Clippers founder Rob Garden were were […]

A deck can increase your home's value by 10 per cent

A deck can increase your home’s value by 10 per cent

Useable space in the backyard is always top priority in every one of my designs. This may offend a few of the gardeners out there, but if you don’t have a spot to sit outside with family and friends and enjoy the roses, then those blooms are a wasted opportunity! When it comes to creating […]

Carson Arthur has the recipe for your home's curb appeal

Carson Arthur has the recipe for your home’s curb appeal

Falling in love with Prince Edward County on first visit, television host and landscape designer Carson Arthur has reignited his farming roots and now shares his time between here and in Toronto. Arthur’s television career began about 15 years ago with the show ‘Room to Grow’ and its popularity bloomed into other series with HGTV […]

PECI graduation celebrates and honours Class of 2016

PECI graduation celebrates and honours Class of 2016

Graduates of PECI’s Class of 2016 were honoured as learners, and leaders, at Wednesday night’s ceremony at the arena in Picton. “PECI graduates have character, they have courage, and they know that life will present them with many opportunities, and many challenges. They know that they are well-prepared for the occasion,” said Mandy Savery-Whiteway, director, […]

When heritage rears its ugly head

When heritage rears its ugly head

I’m big on heritage. I make my living by bringing County history to life, with all of its quirks and eccentricities. For some reason, talk of ‘preserving heritage’ has become something of a controversial issue. I’d like to explore it and, God willing, perhaps add a little insight to the topic. First, let’s set the […]

Tickets at the door for Sunday's 'purr-fect' Katnip Tea

Tickets at the door for Sunday’s ‘purr-fect’ Katnip Tea

A Sheltered Life – photographs, and stories, as told to Maggie Haylock-Capon, by Liza, resident greeter at the Loyalist Humane Society. File photographs by Alan R. Capon and photos by Gilles Robert. (If you are unable to adopt a cat or kitten, there are many other important ways to help the LHS. Donations of Javex […]

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