Auchmar In The News

This section contains the latest articles about Auchmar in on-line media and in print. The stories are ordered chronologically from most recent to oldest. Click on the article titles to view the article.

Canadians urged to vote for Auchmar – Pre-Confederation building part of crowdfunding competition
Mark Newman, Hamilton Mountain News, Jun 10, 2017.

The Spectator’s View: More time for Auchmar plan is justifiable
Howard Elliott, The Hamilton Spectator, Jun 10, 2017.

City gives RHLI more time to make Auchmar a museum, saloon and public park
Samantha Craggs, CBC News, Jun 7, 2017.

Hamilton scores $2 million in Canada 150 grants – 273K will go towards Auchmar Garden Wall Restorations
The Hamilton Spectator, May 19, 2017.

Auchmar a hit during Hamilton’s Open House
Carmela Fragomeni, The Hamilton Spectator, May 7, 2017.

Auchmar and Royal Hamilton Light Infantry are a perfect fit
Hamilton Mountain News, Oct 20, 2016.

DRESCHEL: Auchmar Leasing Talks Commence
Andrew Dreschel, The Hamilton Spectator, Sep 14, 2016.

Friends of Auchmar seeks new board member
Goard Bowes, Hamilton Mountain News, Aug. 31, 2016.

Hamilton seeks lease agreement for Auchmar Estate
Kevin Werner, Hamilton Mountain News, Jul. 21, 2016.

Hamilton seeks lease agreement for Auchmar Estate
Kevin Werner, Hamilton Mountain News, Jul. 21, 2016.

Advancing Auchmar
Richard Allen, Urbanicity, Jul. 10, 2016.

The Spectator’s View: At last, a clear direction for Auchmar’s future
Howard Elliott, Hamilton Mountain News, Jun. 17, 2016.

Auchmar Estate to remain in public hands while RHLI’s plan draws applause
Kevin Werner, Hamilton Mountain News, Jun. 16, 2016.

Historic Auchmar Estate staying in public hands
Matthew Van Dongen, The Hamilton Spectator, Jun. 15, 2016.

Rileys say they want to develop Auchmar estate
Joel OpHardt, The Hamilton Spectator, Jun. 14, 2016.

Hamilton group fights to save historic Auchmar
Carmela Fragomeni, The Hamilton Spectator, May 19, 2016.

Auchmar Estate Operations Plan Public Meeting
David Comeau, Snapd Hamilton, Mar. 4, 2016.

DRESCHEL: Is there hard cash for keeping Auchmar public?
Andrew Dreschel, The Hamilton Spectator, Jan. 27, 2016.

The Spectator’s View: Auchmar saga feeling like Groundhog Day
Howard Elliott, The Hamilton Spectator, Jan. 26, 2016.

Buyers beware: Auchmar is still in limbo
Andrew Dreschel, The Hamilton Spectator, Jan. 25, 2016.

Don’t put Auchmar up for sale after all, Whitehead says
Samantha Craggs, CBC News, Jan. 24, 2016.

A new city Plan proposed for historic Auchmar building
Mark McNeil, The Hamilton Spectator, Jan. 21, 2016.

Auchmar can be sustainable, if capital funds can be raised first
Kevin Werner, Hamilton Mountain News, Jan. 21, 2016.

Hamilton Mountain councillor promises to protect Auchmar
Kevin Werner, Hamilton Mountain News, Nov. 9, 2015.

New windows for historic Auchmar mansion
Mark Newman, Hamilton Mountain News, Jul. 22, 2015.

DRESCHEL: Christian think-tank Cardus considering $6m purchase of historic Auchmar
Andrew Dreschel, The Hamilton Spectator, Jun. 12, 2015.

Hamilton mountain councillor to host “roundtable” on Auchmar’s future
Kevin Werner, Hamilton Mountain News, Jun. 11, 2015.

Hamillton Auchmar bidder calls process “messy”
Mark Newman, Hamilton Mountain News, Jun. 4, 2015.

Hamilton proposes selling Auchmar Estate – again.
Kevin Werner, Hamilton Mountain News, May 17, 2015.

Staff say time for city to sell Auchmar Estate
Daniel Nolan, The Hamilton Spectator, May 15, 2015.

Preserving heritage buildings saves landfill space, groups told
The Hamilton Spectator, Apr. 23, 2015.

Restoring Auchmar Estate’s grandeur brick by brick
DAN O’REILLY, Daily Commercial News, Sep. 26, 2014.

Secret non-profit wants to buy Auchmar Estate
Samantha Craggs, CBC News, Jun. 23, 2014.

Auchmar estate is a public asset
Manor house and lands are an important part of Hamilton’s history and should be restored and used by all

The Hamilton Spectator, Jun. 7, 2013

Out of Steel: Former steelworker on a mission to conserve local heritage
CBC News Hamilton, March 4, 2013.

Auchmar farm counterproductive
Written in Hamilton Community News, October 31, 2012.

Home values soar in Hamilton heritage districts: Study
The Hamilton Spectator, Oct.30, 2012

Save Auchmar’s precious historical beauty
The Hamilton Spectator, Oct.30, 2012

Museum idea for Auchmar worth follow-up
The Hamilton Spectator, Oct.30, 2012

Selling naming rights is selling our history.
The Hamilton Spectator, Oct.30, 2012

Hamilton is open to options for Auchmar use
CBC News Hamilton, October 17, 2012.

Brian Henley, September 2012
Written by Brian Henley, Sept. 2012

What happened to Auchmar proposal?
The Hamilton Spectator, Sept. 21, 2012

An irreplaceable link to Hamilton’s past
The Hamilton Spectator, Sept. 17, 2012

Saving Auchmar requires give and take
The Hamilton Spectator, Sept. 17, 2012

Auchmar struggling back from dead
Hamilton Mountain News, Sept. 13, 2012

Turning Auchmar Around
The Hamilton Spectator, April 11, 2012