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Conservatives decide on hosting second nomination meeting in Dufferin-Caledon

By Mike Baker The Conservative Party of Canada has decided to initiate a do-over in Dufferin-Caledon, announcing a brand new nomination process to find a replacement for retiring MP David Tilson. The move brings an end to weeks of rumours ...

Headwaters Health Care Centre unveils three-year strategic plan

By Mike Baker Headwaters Health Care Centre (HHCC) officially unveiled a new three-year strategic plan to the community on Tuesday, highlighting three key areas the ...

Michele Fisher officially nominated D-C Liberal candidate

By Julia Lloyd The room was clustered in red as the Liberals of Dufferin-Caledon officially nominated Michele Fisher as their candidate in the Oct. 19 ...

Hogg family team tops fundraisers at Orangeville’s 2019 Relay for Life

By Makayla Pereira This year’s Orangeville Relay for Life kicked off at 7 p.m. Friday with a welcome ceremony as volunteers touched on the importance ...

10th ANNIVERSARY WALK: Relay for Life has always honoured the survivors by beginning the evening with their survivor victory lap this year at the 10th anniversary walk the lap was piped by Bagpiper Steve Turner who walked with the survivors as team members, family and friends cheered them on. There was just under 20 survivors that attended the relay for life walk for cancer on Friday evening at the Lions Club Sports park.

Community News

Three individuals, one group honoured at annual HHCC awards ceremony

Headwaters Health Care Centre (HHCC) honoured three individuals and one community team at its Annual General Meeting on Tuesday (June 18) for their incredible service ...

MP David Tilson bids farewell at appreciation evening

By Brian Lockhart After 15 years as the Member of Parliament for Dufferin-Caledon, David Tilson will be ending his political career when his current term ...

Headwaters House Tour provides glimpse into spectacular properties in the region

By Brian Lockhart If you’ve ever been driving down a rural road and saw a house that made you wonder what it looked like inside, ...

Maggiolly ramping up for another summer of community art camps

By Constance Scrafield For Maggiolly, the art supply shop on Broadway, the planned five weeks worth of camps is “more art camps than we ever ...

RAM Rodeo thrills with cowboy action at Orangeville fairgrounds

By Brian Lockhart The wild wild west came to Orangeville over the weekend when the RAM Rodeo tour got underway at the Orangeville Fairgrounds on ...

Theatre Orangeville receives grant towards A Midsummer Night’s Dream

By Julia Lloyd MPP of Dufferin-Caledon, Sylvia Jones announced last Friday that Orangeville Theatre is receiving $14, 977 for their show — A Midsummer Night’s ...

Kitchen to the Table has every need for your kitchen

By Constance Scrafield When you walk into to a beautiful store with genuinely friendly people, who know their products, where else would you shop? Combine ...

Have fun with Riveting Adventurez

By Makayla Pereira Orangeville has a new puzzle to solve. Local entrepreneur Ameena Abdulaziz has brought the community immersive family fun in the game  Riveting ...

Michael Enright coming to Museum of Dufferin

By Julia Lloyd Michael Enright will be at the Museum of Dufferin (MoD) on Sunday June 23 at 2 p.m. to discuss journalism and how ...

Desmond Baxter loves the community of theatre

By Constance Scrafield “I’ve been with OMT (Orangeville Music Theatre) since 2007 when we did HMS Pinafore. I had to sing. We had quite a ...

GIDDY UP: The 2019 RAM Rodeo tour got underway at the Orangeville fairgrounds on Saturday, June 15. Hundreds flocked to the site to enjoy some rodeo action.

The Orangeville Hawks U16 division 11 rep team went to provincial competition on May 24, 25 & 26, held at Preston High School in Cambridge. The Orangeville team went undefeated in the tournament and played in the final against the Burlington Force. The Hawks on the final game 42 – 31 to claim the Gold. Team members include, AJ Tameanko, Caiden Caldwell, Eric Cole, Ethan Todd, Jacob Alli, Lucas Horvath, Lucas Sweeney, Nathan Isaacs, Noah MacDonald, Wyatt McGuire, Zachary Davis, coach Ken Caldwell, team manager Lisa Potter, and team coordinator Annette Vinke. German exhange student Damian Heyne also played with the team for several months.

 

Letters to the Editor

Mono’s property standards bylaw

As you may be aware, I have had an unfortunate experience with our new neighbours who moved in next door to me in 2015 and ...

Sports

Outlaws battling hard during mid-season action

By Brian Lockhart The Orangeville Outlaws had an action packed weekend with three divisions on the field. The Bantam team travelled to Toronto on Saturday, ...

Junior Rockies off to a good start

The Orangeville Junior Rockies are off to a good start in the junior division of the North Dufferin Baseball League’s 2019 season. The Rockies lost ...