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The Stars of Pine Lake

Costume party on Pine Lake

A digital yearbook keeps one family warm in winter months. Photo by Joe Virball.

By Sarah Ryeland

You’ve seen it a million times in the media. Stars being followed around by the paparazzi, hounded by adoring fans and blinded by flashbulbs. We don’t really feel sorry for them – they know what they signed up for and they’re usually happy to see the pictures when they come out. Besides, if they didn’t spend their time in high-profile locations, they wouldn’t be in this position, right?

We don’t usually think of Muskoka being a place where celebrities worry about cameras in their faces, but for certain cottagers near Gravenhurst, it’s part of daily life…

Who are the stars of Pine Lake?