A Conversation with Bill Agnew: Part Three

The Highlands Historical Society is committed to preserving stories of the neighbourhood’s past. In this project’s latest chapter, longtime Highlands resident Bill Agnew shares memories of working and playing in the area. In part three of the interview, Bill talks about starting a block party tradition, moving on from the confectionary business, and the deep…

A Conversation with Bill Agnew: Part Two

The Highlands Historical Society is committed to preserving stories of the neighbourhood’s past. In this project’s latest chapter, longtime Highlands resident Bill Agnew shares memories of working and playing in the area. In part two of the interview, Bill talks about the adventures he and his wife, Wendy, experienced while running a successful chocolate factory,…

A Conversation with Bill Agnew: Part One

The Highlands Historical Society is committed to preserving stories of the neighbourhood’s past. In this project’s latest chapter, longtime Highlands resident Bill Agnew shares memories of working and playing in the area. His fascinating experiences range from his early years in the neighbourhood to running a successful confectionary business that started in his Highlands home.…

AGM: Saturday, November 26

You are invited to the HHS Annual General Meeting on November 26! Time: 1 p.m. Where: Concordia University (7128 Ada Boulevard), room HA-009 (in the basement of the Hole Academic Building). Please note there is a parking fee of $4.00; the machine is located in the building’s entrance. Light refreshments will be served. Following the…