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Why Orillia? Check out the video and James Maxwell will tell you why!

Why Orillia tells the stories of 'amazing' local people, businesses and organizations
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OrilliaMatters has partnered with Jordan Rossman to share his stories that chronicle Orillia, which "is home to some of the most amazing people and businesses, is an incredibly giving community and has some of the most beautiful scenery in all of Ontario."

Each Thursday, OrilliaMatters will publish his Why Orillia segment. 

We hope you enjoy this week's interview with James Maxwell, the executive director of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Orillia and Area.

If you have a person or business you would like to see featured in this segment, send a brief bio of the person/business/organization with contact information to