Carol Steedman

Carol Steedman writes about events and happenings in and around Waterford.


Waterford pulls together for youth

Two years ago next month, there was an open house at Waterford Baptist Church to introduce the community to the Youth Zone drop-in centre at the church.

Whistling Gardens a labour of love

“If you build it, they will come,” is a known saying, and Whistling Gardens near Wilsonville certainly exemplifies that.

Ron Anderson (1944-1949) and his daughter, Janis Anderson-Campbell,(1970-1975) review their Waterford District High School yearbooks in anticipation of the 125th school reunion, May 19-21. (Carol Steedman/For The Expositor)

Fire is genesis for Waterford High

Waterford District High School got its start in 1892 after fire destroyed the public school and a petition was circulated in support of a high school.

Waterford OTH hosts all-candidates meeting Oct. 1

With the federal election set for Oct. 19, Haldimand-Norfolk voters will get a chance to hear from the candidates -- and ask questions -- at a meeting Oct. 1 at 7 p.m. at the Old Town Hall on Main Street South in Waterford.

Handcrafted rugs at Waterford museum showcase regional history

Waterford Heritage and Agricultural Museum is hosting a unique display of rug-hooking artwork entitled The Barn Raising Project. It includes 40 handcrafted pieces that show the beauty of the rural landscape and a wide assortment of barns from across Canada.