Jacob Robinson, Simcoe Reformer

Jacob Robinson

Jacob Robinson is a multimedia journalist at the Simcoe Reformer and Delhi News-Record.

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Local singer/songwriter Tia McGraff has penned a children's book entitled 'Jake the Road Dawg'. Contributed Photo

McGraff debuts children's book

When Tia McGraff puts pen to paper, it's usually with the intention of adding another song to her extensive library.

Laurie O'Neill of Paris, bartender at this year's Norfolk Craft Brew Lounge at the Norfolk County Fair and Horse Show, shows off two of the local selections on the 2017 menu. Now in its second year, the lounge is a hit with fairgoers. JACOB ROBINSON/Simcoe Reformer

Focus on local at craft brew lounge

The Gator BBQ brand continues to grow at the Norfolk County Fair, and their latest venture has local breweries coming along for the ride.

Walter Pritchett, 10, of Puslinch gives a hug to one of the goats his family showed at the Norfolk County Fair on Thursday. JACOB ROBINSON/Simcoe Reformer

Kids get kick out of goat competition

Don't let the name fool you, the Norfolk County Fair and Horse Show has plenty of animals on display throughout the week.

Greg Wise is bringing an English-style eatery to downtown Waterford. Wise is hoping the restaurant – a name will soon be announced – will be ready to open in late November/early December. JACOB ROBINSON/Simcoe Reformer

New British-style restaurant for Waterford

Waterford resident Greg Wise spent the first five years of his life in England, and while his time there was short it had a profound impact.

Simcoe author Deborah Ellis

Ellis praises Breadwinner film

Animated movie The Breadwinner – produced by Angelina Jolie’s production company Jolie Pas, received two thumbs up from its creator, Simcoe author Deborah Ellis.