June 2014 Archive

To a great community – thank-you!

For the past three years I have been coordinating the Shelburne leg of the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Ontario. The event had ...

Some encouraging local results

THE ELECTIONS ONTARIO website now has the unofficial (but likely accurate) poll-by-poll results from the June 12 provincial election that saw Kathleen Wynne emerge with ...

Powerlifter returns to compete after 20 year break

Sleno sets provincial record in Masters class Orangeville powerlifting coach and author of the book ‘Shaking Hands,’ Nelson Sleno, laced up his lifting shoes and ...

First place finish in West division

Jr B Northmen wrap regular season The Orangeville Jurnior B Northmen are going to the OJBLL playoffs after securing a first place finish in the ...

Five divisions on the gridiron over the weekend

  The Orangeville Outlaws played a full slate of football over the weekend with mixed results. Three wins for O-ville teams and three losses.   ...

Steve Graham – making wine on the spot

By Constance Scrafield – How do you take your coffee or tea? For a snack, will you have a few carrot and celery sticks or ...

Art Hindle strives to make a difference

Many of us remember that exceptional high school English teacher or history professor. We were taken by their unbridled passion and enthusiasm, and hopefully we ...

Speed-related deaths double last year’s rate: OPP

Recent data released this week by the Ontario Provincial Police shows highway deaths with speed as a causal factor have doubled in 2014 compared to ...

Resident assails Mono Council over water truck, noise bylaw

By Tabitha Wells – For a short period on Tuesday morning, Mono Council went from being a general council meeting into what could have easily ...

D-C voters Green in north, Red in Bolton, Blue everywhere else

Poll-by-poll unofficial election results released by Elections Ontario last week showed Dufferin-Caledon voters as having widely divergent sympathies, depending on where they live. Although the ...

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