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Enterprising student creates virtual camp to ‘beat COVID-19 blahs’

July 10, 2020   ·   0 Comments

By Brian Lockhart While many students are finding it challenging to secure a part-time summer job, a Westside Secondary School student has created a virtual ...

Headwaters hospital opening doors to essential visitors this week

By Mike Baker Headwaters Health Care Centre took the next step in its reopening plan on Tuesday, opening its doors to essential visitors.  Speaking to ...

Classic and vintage autos parade through Orangeville to raise spirits

By Brian Lockhart It’s tough to keep your classic car locked up in the garage when the good summer weather is finally here. Most drivers ...

Ryan Hancock’s invitation to make ‘big, fat music’

By Constance Scrafield “I’m a little stir crazy,” not a surprising comment from Ryan Hancock, manager and musician/lead vocalist with The Campfire Poets, a well ...

Recovering from the shutdown, local pedorthist welcomes new clients

By Brian Lockhart The COVID-19 pandemic caught a lot of business owners by surprise and when the province mandated a shut-down, those businesses were left ...

Orangeville SBEC: Students learn to be their own boss this summer

The Orangeville & Area Small Business Enterprise Centre (SBEC) in partnership with the Province of Ontario, is once again delivering the popular Summer Company program. ...

Ontario Civilian Police Commission approves the disbandment of OPS

By Mike Baker Following a months-long review, the Ontario Civilian Police Commission (OPCP) has approved the Town’s application to disband the Orangeville Police Service (OPS).  ...

Council approves 541-unit development behind Orangeville Mall

By Mike Baker It may have taken the better part of a decade, but a local developer has finally been given the green light to ...

Kyle Seeback frustrated with lack of support for small businesses

By Alyssa Parkhill Dufferin-Caledon MP Kyle Seeback is frustrated by the lack of support being afforded to small business owners during the COVID-19 pandemic.  In ...

Gordon Lightfoot struggling with COVID-19 restrictions

By Constance Scrafield “I’m paying attention to my very extended family,” said Gordon Lightfoot in a telephone interview with the Citizen this week, referring to ...

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