Jul 03

Summer "Soul"stice Events a Hit!

This article originally appeared in the Carlyle Observer, June 27th, 2019 By Mary Moffat The Sustainability Project held three events in the week leading up to its Grand Opening on June 21. In the spirit of building the kind of community where people…

Jun 19

Manitoba Hal Delights!

This article was originally printed in the Carlyle Observer June 13th, 2019 Photo and Article by: Mary Moffat The audience at Cornerstone Theatre was held spellbound by the performance of Manitoba Hal on Friday, June 7. Hosted by the Sustainability Project,…

Nov 07

Weird things people believe about their local governments

When I was doing research for my applied research paper (ARP) I researched the history of two communities, Manor, and Carlyle. I wanted to see why they developed so differently, but in doing so, learned so much more. People have always, always complained…

"Lorri Matthewson has the exceptional ability to revitalize a community. She has the knowledge and skills to re-awaken a sense of pride and ownership in one's town. The expertise Lorri has gained through her experience as a Community Consultant are invaluable in bringing a fresh perspective and innovations for improving the quality of life of the residents. Lorri would be a valuable asset to any municipal team."

- L. Gilroy Administrator, Beinfeit