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7th WALK-IT for Parkinson’s raised $17,578 last weekend

September 14, 2017   ·   0 Comments

By Mike Pickford More than 60 people came together last Saturday for the seventh annual Orangeville WALK-IT for Parkinson’s at the Alder Recreation Centre, raising ...

85-year-old local refused sale of beer at Orangeville Sobeys

By Mike Pickford One elderly Orangeville resident was in for the shock of his life last month when he picked up a six-pack of beer ...

Jones wonders if current plans for marijuana sales cover concerns

By Bill Rea The Ontario Government is planning to introduce legislation to deal with the legalization of cannabis (marijuana), but there are questions as to ...

Farm Credit Canada donates to school nutrition programs

By Brian Lockhart You might have seen their tractor drawn trailer coming through your community to receive donations for local food banks. Farm Credit Canada ...

Town offers residents meter that monitors power usage

By Mike Pickford The Town of Orangeville is making a new tool available to local residents who may be looking to improve their understanding of ...

Award-winning teacher offers Battlefield Tours

By Marni Walsh Retired high school history teacher Neil Orford, known for his innovative and award-winning Digital History Project which saw hundreds of Dufferin history ...

Dan Needles at DCMA Sunday to unveil latest work

By Constance Scrafield Dan Needles is coming to speak at the Dufferin County Museum and Archives this Sunday, September 17 at 2 p.m. for the ...

Caverners coming back to Orangeville next month

By Constance Scrafield Back by popular demand is the Beatle Tribute band, the Caverners, who’ll be playing at Theatre Orangeville, October 4, 5 and 6, ...

This Is Our Lives: keeping a promise to Bette Davis

By Brock Weir She never went anywhere without leaving an impression. Whether she was on the silver screen blazing an iconic trail with indelible performances ...

Mono re-opens Purple Hill Park, moves toward e-voting

By Jasen Obermeyer With summer coming to an end, and vacation over for most, Mono Council was busy at their first September Council meeting, agreeing ...

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