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How a Town called Ajax got its name

  When the opportunity came for Louise Johnson to work at Defense Industry Limited (DIL), she took it, with the blessing in the only letter...

The R.S. McLaughlin Armoury – Military history in the heart of...

It’s the eleventh day of September. The year is 1971. A parade of soldiers come marching down Simcoe Street in Oshawa. They are part...

The story of Harriet’s House

Once upon a time, there was an old, decrepit house on Simcoe St. North, in Oshawa. The windows were boarded, the door creaked open...

Protect historic buildings, they are the city’s foundation

We’ve all heard stories of prestigious, historic homes such as the Parkwood Estate, and the people who lived in them, in the case of...