Malcolm Campbell High School grad Lynn Berry has posted a great Facebook photo featuring Ken Dryden

You can find the post and the accompanying comments here.  

Timely cartoon – on the topic of High School Reunions

This cartoon has been circulating among the Malcolm Campbell High School graduates working on the MCHS Sixties Reunion for some time. We thought it would be great to post it. We owe thanks to Howard Hight for keeping it in circulation among the committee members. We’ve actually had quite a bit of discussion about the […]

MCHS Class of 1979 35th Reunion takes place in Laval, Quebec on Aug. 8, 2014

I’m pleased to let you know of an MCHS class of 1979 35th Reunion that is taking place on Aug. 8, 2014. If you live in Montreal and want to be a last-minute attendee, who knows? Send me a message and I’ll pass it along. We are hoping to get documentation from the event. We’re […]

As it turns out, a person really can’t get away from what we like to call civilization

As I’ve noted in a previous post, I’m an enthusiastic practitioner of reality tourism, a concept that in my usage of the term covers quite a bit more than visits made by affluent tourists to urban slums. Any excursion anywhere, even from one room to another, can be viewed as reality tourism, in my understanding […]

1980s Montreal Gazette articles highlight the closing of Malcolm Campbell High School

A Jan. 23, 1985 Montreal Gazette article concerned with the closing of Malcolm Campbell High School can be accessed here. A Dec. 18, 1986 Montreal Gazette article provides additional information. If anybody knows details about the closing, which I assume was in 1987 – for example, was there a final assembly?; are photos available of […]

Aerodrome plaque in Lakeview and mural at Dixie Road and Lakeshore Road East

I’m pleased to share with you a photo of the Aerodrome plaque that is on view some distance to the west of the Small Arms building at Lakeshore Road East and Dixie Road. It’s along the bike path near the abandoned railway tracks, not far from Haig Boulevard, as I recall. I’m also pleased to […]

50th anniversary reunion for Class of 1964 from Etobicoke Collegiate Institute

50th anniversary reunion for Class of 1964 from Etobicoke Collegiate Institute ’64 grads and friends are holding a 50th anniversary reunion event on Friday, September 12, 2014 at a local golf club in the vicinity of ECI. The evening will consist of a welcome reception followed by a BBQ buffet dinner. If you graduated from ECI […]

Military history mural at Small Arms Ltd. building in Mississauga

I much enjoy viewing the mural, related to military history, located at Dixie Road and Lakeshore Road East in Mississauga. This is an impressive and engaging work of art, presented in what I like to characterize as an open-air art gallery. This post focuses on some of the details featured in the mural. You can click […]

Message from Etobicoke-Lakeshore MPP Peter Milczyn’s office – Aug. 1, 2014

The following message dated Aug. 1, 2014 is from Etobicoke-Lakeshore MPP Peter Milczyn’s office: As we head into August, I would like to wish you a safe and enjoyable Simcoe Day long weekend. I would also like to remind you that I would be happy to advertise your local events. Please send me the information […]

Lakeview Waterfront Connection – Information display at Marie Curtis Park, Aug. 4, 2014, 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

An earlier post that highlights and provides a context for the Lakeview Waterfront Connection project can be accessed here. Additional posts related to the redevelopment of the Mississauga waterfront can be accessed here. Join Credit Valley Conservation, Region of Peel, and Toronto Region Conservation to learn more about the Lakeview Waterfront Connection Staff from Credit Valley Conservation, Region […]