• Another one Bites the Dust - St. Ansgarius Lutheran Church
    History

    Another One Bites the Dust

    Once upon a time, St. Ansgarius Lutheran Church could be found on the corner of Secord and Cornwall streets. The name, St. Ansgarius was after St. Ansgar, the “Apostle of the North”, who built…

  • King's Park Paradox | Alex Inspired
    History

    King’s Park Paradox

    Joseph G. King was a prominent Port Arthur citizen and Businessman. He was known for his grain elevators and the innovative way that he handled poor, wet and soiled grain so it could be…

  • DIY Christmas Wreath - Fresh Green Christmas Wreath | Alex Inspired
    Holidays Uncategorized

    DIY Christmas Wreath

    So I haven’t blogged in awhile… I wasn’t nominated for “Best Blog” from the Walleye – which made me have a good giggle. Do you think it was because I bashed them for their…

  • Death in the Cemetery | Alex Inspired
    History

    Death in the Cemetery

    It’s unusual for me to write about young tragedies, but this particularly dark story got me thinking about the many unpleasantries in our city which become concealed and forgotten over the years. In my…

  • Looking for a one of a kind gift? something sentimental and thoughtful? look no further | Alex Inspired
    Creative Genealogy

    Nostalgic Gifts

    Hi Friends! Sorry for my month long hiatus. Sometimes life just gets in the way, am I right!? Β I have been pretty busy – wedding season is upon me, and I have been busy…