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COLUMN: Chef has long-term vision for Tent Kitchen and Bar (8 photos)

COLUMN: Chef has long-term vision for Tent Kitchen and Bar (8 photos)

Dave Palarajah has already transformed local cuisine, but he's just getting started
<b>COLUMN:</b> Voters need to bear down on election choice

COLUMN: Voters need to bear down on election choice

'Let’s face it, you get one chance every four years to have your say on provincial politics and Thursday is it. So get out and vote,' implores columnist
<b>COLUMN:</b> Leafs fans, languish not. Next year is our year!

COLUMN: Leafs fans, languish not. Next year is our year!

Two-time-champion, Tampa Bay, winner now of 10 straight playoff series, 'is just a tad talented, no,' asks columnist, who thinks better days are ahead
<b>COLUMN:</b> Tops in Pizza lives up to its name

COLUMN: Tops in Pizza lives up to its name

Family's passion for pizza, community has benefited Orillia for 48 years
SERIES: Nels Dunlop, who put players first, off to Hall of Fame

SERIES: Nels Dunlop, who put players first, off to Hall of Fame

'He was a key part of baseball in Orillia for well over five decades,' says son of longtime volunteer coach, manager and umpire; Gala set for May 28
<b>PLAYING FIELD:</b> Leafs hope to reverse recent history

PLAYING FIELD: Leafs hope to reverse recent history

Sports columnist says the Toronto Maple Leafs are at a fork in the road as they take on the Tampa Bay Lightning tonight in Game 7
<b>COLUMN:</b> Ford's pre-election giveaways should go elsewhere

COLUMN: Ford's pre-election giveaways should go elsewhere

Premier and his conservative cronies have been handing back our money like it’s hot to the touch, like it smells bad and they don’t want it anymore, says reporter
<b>PROFILE:</b> Local advocate sets sights on sustainable future

PROFILE: Local advocate sets sights on sustainable future

Stop Sprawl Orillia founder Madeleine Fournier's passion was sparked in high school; 'A lot of people are seeking change in the community'
<b>COLUMN:</b> Man's 'new' best friend is exuberant, challenging, lovable

COLUMN: Man's 'new' best friend is exuberant, challenging, lovable

Columnist says his relationship with his energetic new pup 'bounces back-and-forth between battling and bonding'
<b>PROFILE:</b> Bill Smith, who helped 'resurrect' junior hockey in Orillia, heading to the Hall of Fame

PROFILE: Bill Smith, who helped 'resurrect' junior hockey in Orillia, heading to the Hall of Fame

'Those were some of the best days of my life,' Smith says of his days owning the Travelways. 'We had some really good teams and some really great times'