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A walk through the past: Oshawa’s Union Cemetery tour

Story and photos by Bradley McIlwain

Oshawa Union Cemetery’s unique headstones.

A lot can be learned from studying a person’s headstone. Just ask Lisa Terech of the Oshawa Historical Society, who will be guiding visitors on a tour of Oshawa’s Union Cemetery on Sept. 9.

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Oshawa celebrates Jamaica’s 50th anniversary of independence

Story and photos by Stephanie Foden

Hundreds of local residents gather to watch a gospel choir preform at the festival.

Memorial Park was a sea of vibrant gold, green and black on Aug. 12, as Oshawa celebrated at the Jamaica 50th Anniversary Festival.

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Yoga in the Park

Story and photos by Hillary Di Menna

Sherry Sutherland (centre) poses with Lyn Gillespie and Phyllis Kitchen from Traditions of Durham at Memorial Park.

Good feelings are stretching through Memorial Park this summer. The fourth annual Yoga in the Park is on Wednesdays from 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m until Aug. 22. Admission is clothing or food donations to charities.

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