Yesterday and Today - July 2019
A youthful exercise of exploring
By Tim Lambrinos
In 1957, a new housing community named Woodview Park was built on the east side of Weston Road. Farm land was bulldozed in order to build semi-detached houses that accommodated many new families. On this side of Weston Road, there were farm...
Insightful impressions from Emery’s new Poet Laureate
By Sean Delaney
On June 6, Laurence Hutchman conducted a poetry reading session at the Carmine Stefano Community Centre. About 40 people attended for the 7 p.m. start time.
Hutchman has now written two books of poetry about Emery. The most recent, Two Maps of Emery, is presently printing a s...
Selected work By Laurence Hutchman
The Day Orrie Trueman Climbed Emery Schoolhouse Tower
Charlie Grubbe and Aubrey Ella recall certain days:
the day teacher, Macdonald shook Castator
until the nails came out of his desk,
the day that Walter Lund dropped dead in a baseball game,
and the day Orrie Trueman climbed the scho...