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- jfilip - Thursday, July 20th, 2006 : goo

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Driving home to Toronto from camping for the weekend in Presqu'il Provincial Campground www.ontarioparks.com/english/pres.html through Brighton I saw:

Mrs. B's Country Candy

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The old gas station, shot from across the street at the new gas station

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jamie: 21st Jul 2006 - 15:33 GMT

, yet not a in sight.

jfilip: 21st Jul 2006 - 18:19 GMT

The town slogan, on the sign as you're leaving north, says "Let us Brighton your day again!"

Chris Erb: 21st Jul 2006 - 19:07 GMT

Clever. Much better than "Ottawa: Technically Beautiful" (yes, they actually had that as a slogan).

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