Posts By Jasen Obermeyer

Orangeville Christmas Hamper Program targets area seniors

By Jasen Obermeyer With the Christmas season upon us, many toy and food drives help give to children and families in need. But what about ...

Another perspective

By Jasen Obermeyer “You never really know a man until you stand in his shoes and walk around in them.” I love this quote from ...

DUFFERIN COUNTY’S FIRST Poet Laureate Harry Posner says he’s looking forward to becoming the ‘cultural ambassador’ he believes this region needs. From now until the end of his term in October of next year, Mr. Posner hopes to teach as many people as possible about the power of the written word.

Dufferin’s inaugural poet laureate reflects on his term in office

By Jasen Obermeyer Dufferin County’s inaugural Poet Laureate, Harry Posner, is honoured to have completed his term as an ambassador promoting literary and other arts ...

100 Women Who Care Dufferin donate to Hospice Dufferin

By Jasen Obermeyer Hospice Dufferin will be greatly benefiting from the efforts of the 100 Women Who Care’s Dufferin chapter. The women gathered for their ...

Mono Council approves bid for new equestrian arena

By Jasen Obermeyer In the final council meeting of its current term, Mono council unanimously approved an application to construct an equestrian arena near Mono ...

Second annual HatsOnDufferin campaign an overwhelming success

Written By JASEN OBERMEYER HatsOnDufferin, the local non-profit’s second annual campaign is a huge success, with 2575 hats, 353 pairs of mittens, and 130 scarves ...

Former Leaf goalie Curtis Joseph to sign books at Alder Arena

By Jasen Obermeyer Curtis Joseph, former NHL goalie and one of the Toronto Maple Leafs’ most famous players, will be at the Alder Recreation Centre ...

Both new and familiar faces at Dufferin County council

By Jasen Obermeyer With everyone now recovering from  municipal elections that also can mean changes to Dufferin County council, there will be both new and ...

Ex-warden John Creelman lone new face on Mono Council

By Jasen Obermeyer In sharp contrast to Orangeville, voters in Mono have opted to keep the status quo for its council, with incumbent Mayor Laura ...

County Council hears update on economic development plan

Written By: JASEN OBERMEYER Dufferin County’s politicians got an update last Thursday on the county’s economic development plan and activities, providing them with a better ...

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