Headwaters Tourism Board Hires Local, Regional Canadian Executives With Global Leadership Experience

November 29, 2018

TWO LOCAL CANADIAN EXECUTIVES WITH GLOBAL EXPERIENCE TO LEAD HEADWATERS TOURISM; EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, EDUARDO R. LAFFORGUE AND DIRECTOR OF MARKETING, MARIA BURTON Eduardo R. Lafforgue brings 32 years of destination and sustainable tourism development experience. Originating from Montreal with his most recent employ in Madrid Spain. Mr. Lafforgue is eager to contribute economic and strategic… Read more »

2018 Art Submissions Selected for Utility Boxes

November 19, 2018

Five art submissions have been selected by a jury of Orangeville’s Arts & Culture Committee to be featured on utility boxes throughout Orangeville. The Utility Box Art Display Program recognizes local artists, celebrates the Town’s culture and history, and promotes Orangeville as an arts and culture hub for the region. The program launched in 2016… Read more »

Natural Playground Project at Island Lake gets $100K Boost

November 19, 2018

Credit Valley Conservation Foundation (CVCF) announced a $100,000 donation with local partners Orangeville Lions Club and the Rotary Club of Orangeville in a ribbon cutting ceremony held November 15, 2018 at Island Lake Conservation Area, Orangeville. Each service organization contributed $50,000 in support of a new natural playground project scheduled for construction at the park…. Read more »

Headwaters Tourism Elects New Board Chair and Re-Appoints Vice-Chair

November 16, 2018

PRESS RELEASE: HEADWATERS TOURISM BOARD ELECTS NEW BOARD CHAIR AND RE-APPOINTS VICE CHAIR POSITIONS Headwaters Tourism Board of Directors is pleased to announce the elections of Maria Britto to Board Chair and Elaine Capes to Vice-Chair. Ms. Maria Britto has brought her leadership skills and experience to the Boards of several notable and well-respected organizations… Read more »

Orangeville 2018 Arts and Culture Awards Nominees Announced

September 6, 2018

The Town of Orangeville’s call for nominations for the 2018 Arts and Culture Awards received a resounding response. Forty-three individuals, businesses and organizations have been acknowledged for their contributions to arts and culture in Dufferin County. The nominees for the 2018 awards are: Established Artist of the Year: Jeff Campbell Beckie Morris Emilia Perri Gilbert… Read more »

Politics and Pie: CTA visits Farmhouse Pottery Gallery

August 31, 2018

Walking up to Farmhouse Pottery – home of Allan Pace and his famous ceramic canoes – it appears to be just a log cabin nestled in the woods. Once inside though, it opens up into a cozy hop complete with a small cafe and patio. It was here that we came across one of the… Read more »

Caledon artist Cory Trépanier is the newest inductee into Caledon’s Walk of Fame

August 23, 2018

The world renowned oil painter, filmmaker and explorer, known for his for his passionate portrayal of Canadian landscapes, joins the ranks of other distinguished Caledon inductees such as artist Daphne Lingwood, filmmaker Normal Jewison, writer Farley Mowat, builder Conn Smythe and the founders of the McMichael Canadian Collection in nearby Kleinburg, Robert and Signe McMichael…. Read more »

Culinary Tourism Alliance fuels the Headwaters Burger War Fire

August 19, 2018

Super Burger versus Champ Burger: who makes the best roadside burger in Headwaters Opinions run hot at the intersection of 10 and the 89 in Headwaters, Ontario. The crossroads has been home to two burger joints – Super Burger on the west side, Champ Burger on the east – for decades. Read on for the… Read more »