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Orillia Packet & Times
Township maintains public access to waterfrontneeds of the wider community, Oro-Medonte Township council recently voted to co
Township maintains public access to waterfront
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 3 days ago
needs of the wider community, Oro-Medonte Township council recently voted to continue to allow access to Lake Simcoe near Shanty Bay. Mayor Harry Hughes said council’s decision to keep letting people use a road allowance near where Barrie Terrace... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Township maintains public access to waterfrontneeds of the wider community, Oro-Medonte Township council recently voted to co
Township maintains public access to waterfront
Barrie Examiner / Posted 3 days ago
needs of the wider community, Oro-Medonte Township council recently voted to continue to allow access to Lake Simcoe near Shanty Bay. Mayor Harry Hughes said council’s decision to keep letting people use a road allowance near where Barrie Terrace... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
Guardian of the pastafter the war became farmers in the area and built the church. The original bl
Guardian of the past
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted 9 days ago
after the war became farmers in the area and built the church. The original black settlement extended from the church to Shanty Bay, said Cooper-Wilson. "A lot of the blacks from Oro came over here when they put Sunnidale Road in. My ancestors... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Guardian of the pastafter the war became farmers in the area and built the church. The original bl
Guardian of the past
Barrie Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
after the war became farmers in the area and built the church. The original black settlement extended from the church to Shanty Bay, said Cooper-Wilson. "A lot of the blacks from Oro came over here when they put Sunnidale Road in. My ancestors... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Local women highlighted in history talkwomen was Mary Gapper O'Brien, who was married to Edward O'Brien, emigrant agen
Local women highlighted in history talk
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 11 days ago
women was Mary Gapper O'Brien, who was married to Edward O'Brien, emigrant agent for Oro Township in 1831, who lived in Shanty Bay. They had several children, one of whom was Lucius Richard O'Brien, a prominent painter. The Orillia Public... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Carmichael lecture returnslike a friend, because they are local heroes of Orillia. But do we remember Luc
Carmichael lecture returns
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 18 days ago
like a friend, because they are local heroes of Orillia. But do we remember Lucius and his pioneer parents in the forest by Shanty Bay? Do we ever wonder what Franklin felt as he climbed up a rugged escarpment to paint a silent lake and the clouds... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
Volunteers take on invadersconstantly watch for the arrival of invasive species and, if they're detected,
Volunteers take on invaders
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 24 days ago
constantly watch for the arrival of invasive species and, if they're detected, swing into action. Church Woods, near Shanty Bay, has had garlic mustard pickers out in force for eight years. Elliott Woods, south of Craighurst, also has a... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
Looking at tough sellsa few of his pals, Harry Kelly and Peter Kearns, who way back in the day used t
Looking at tough sells
Barrie Examiner / Posted 26 days ago
a few of his pals, Harry Kelly and Peter Kearns, who way back in the day used to putter about on the odd sunny day out at Shanty Bay Golf Club. They never took their individual games or themselves too seriously. Just out for a good time, like any... Read more
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Barrie Examiner
A modest contributionnot as meticulously recorded then, especially if it were a short-term purchase
A modest contribution
Barrie Examiner / Posted a month ago
not as meticulously recorded then, especially if it were a short-term purchase that amounted to a rental of the property. Shanty Bay was the first Canadian address we have for White. You may recall Lucius O'Brien's family also lived in Shanty Bay.... Read more
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Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin
A modest contributionnot as meticulously recorded then, especially if it were a short-term purchase
A modest contribution
Collingwood Enterprise-Bulletin / Posted a month ago
not as meticulously recorded then, especially if it were a short-term purchase that amounted to a rental of the property. Shanty Bay was the first Canadian address we have for White. You may recall Lucius O'Brien's family also lived in Shanty Bay.... Read more
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Orillia Packet & Times
A modest contributionnot as meticulously recorded then, especially if it were a short-term purchase
A modest contribution
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted a month ago
not as meticulously recorded then, especially if it were a short-term purchase that amounted to a rental of the property. Shanty Bay was the first Canadian address we have for White. You may recall Lucius O'Brien's family also lived in Shanty Bay.... Read more
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