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“…I must now pass the torch to all of you, to help keep the Maple Leaf flying high, and be the Patriot Canada needs now and in the future…”
From a final letter from Tom Connors to his fans, posted on his official website

SUDBURY, Ontario – Tyler Fauvelle has created Dear Canada, a limited edition (45) art resin sculpture read more.

Tyler Fauvelle - commemorative sculpture

SUDBURY, Ontario – J.P. Cormier, an award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter, was at the Townehouse Tavern on February 6, 2014, and took time out to talk with Paul Loewenberg, Operations Manager of the Townehouse, and Tyler Fauvelle, a local sculptor, about the late Stompin’ Tom Connors. read more.

Benny Hollinger

As the canvas wraps were pulled from the statuesque figures mounted on marble plinths on Saturday, the sun glinted gold on the bronzed faces of the three men whose triumph laid the foundation for the Timmins we know today. read more.

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Three larger-than-life bronze sculptures were unveiled at the Timmins Museum/National Exhibition Centre on August 4, 2012, during a public ceremony.

The 7 ft bronze sculptures, mounted on granite bases, commemorate prospectors Sandy McIntyre, John “Jack” Wilson, and Benny Hollinger, whose spectacular gold discoveries launched one of the biggest gold rushes in history. read more.

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