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DQ’s Miracle Treat Day raises $55,000 for Sick Kids Hospital

August 15, 2019   ·   0 Comments

By Mike Baker ‘Dairy Queen Christmas’ struck gold in Orangeville once again last week, with the community coming together to raise more than $55,000 on ...

Theatre Orangeville’s Midsummer Night’s Dream just a week away

By Constance Scrafield Theatre Orangeville’s monumental production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream is being performed on the Amphitheatre on Island Lake. There will be five ...

Resident’s complaint leads to Council eying cat bylaw

By Mike Baker Orangeville Mayor Sandy Brown has promised to one day look into developing a new bylaw regulating cat ownership after one local resident ...

Prepare to be amazed by ‘incredible’ The Dream set at Island Lake

By Constance Scrafield There are big preparations going on, in the Island Lake park. As we watched, three people stood on a sloop up from ...

Wimpy’s Diner under new management, boasts it has biggest burgers in town

By Brian Lockhart It is a 1950’s nostalgia diner with booths for patrons, images of music icons on the walls, and even table-side juke boxes.  ...

Developer seeks rezoning to permit new 41-unit First Street townhouse project

By Mike Baker First Street may soon be home to a 41-unit townhouse subdivision if a property developer who owns a two-acre site close to ...

Old solution to a new problem – can trees save the planet?

By Marni Walsh In their August news letter, the North Dufferin Agricultural and Community Task Force (NDACT) presented studies on mass tree planting as one ...

Orangeville Police investigating a downtown sexual assault

Your Orangeville Police Service is investigating a sexual assault that occurred at a retail business on Broadway last Thursday evening (August 8, 2019). On Thursday, ...

Arts & Culture Awards celebrate Dufferin County’s creative sector

Since 2010, the Town of Orangeville’s Arts & Culture Awards have honoured businesses, organizations and individuals who contribute to the vibrancy of arts and culture ...