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From December 2016 Issue:

The Mad Hatter of Mount Albert

Alex Tilley, of the famous Tilley hat and Tilley Endurables company, spent at least some of his formative years living in Mount Albert. His hats have become world-famous. This is the story of a man and a hat created a global apparel empire.

From February 2015 Issue:

Remembering Road to Avonlea

It's hard to believe that just 15 minutes from the East Gwillimbury border, early 20th Century history was re-imagined and shared with the world. A look back at CBC's popular "Road to Avonlea" television show, filmed in our own backyard.

Some of our favourite stories from previous Bulletin editions:

From December 2014 Issue:

Glass Tiger still wowing crowds

Nearly 30 years later, Alan Frew, Sam Reid, and the rest of Canadian rock band Glass Tiger look back on their amazing journey with fond memories. And this homegrown band is still wowing fans everywhere.

From March 2015 Issue:

Whipper Billy Watson

found international fame as a professional wrestler in the 1950s, but it was a serious accident outside of the ring that altered his path and motivated him to become an incredible local humanitarian and an ambassador across Canada for children with disabilities.

From March 2016 Issue:

Frankie Flowers comes to

East Gwillimbury

The Gardening Guru from CityTV's Breakfast Television dropped in to the Civic Centre in Sharon for an author talk and book signing event. We chatted with him for this feature story.

From July/August 2016 Issue:

Alan Doyle brings the Kitchen Party to Magna's Hoe-Down Event

Former Great Big Sea frontman Alan Doyle chatted with us on a sunny summer day in Sault Ste. Marie. Maybe it's the friendly Newfoundlander in him that makes people gravitate to his music. Or it might be because he's an amazingly talented musician...

From November 2016 Issue:

130 Years of History

Ghost stories, an early 90's bat infestation, a church manse, and the Prince Albert Pub. If only the walls of

69 Main Street - the 'Lloyd House' - in Mount Albert could talk.

From November 2014 Issue:

Still Crying Loud & Strong!

East Gwillimbury's official Town Crier, John Webster, brings a touch of history to local events. And giving proclamations isn't a job he takes lightly. In 1993, he hosted the World Competition for the Ancient and Honourable Guild of Town Criers in Markham; 107 town criers competed.