October 2014 Archive

Jr A Flyers making gains as season progresses

.500 weekend for Orangeville The Orangeville Junior A Flyers have a 9-7 record after a weekend that saw them lose one game at home but ...

Americans battle through tough week

Slump leaves squad winless in three games The Orangeville Americans took it on the chin this week suffering three losses that dropped them to ninth ...

Campaign to raise $1million for eye health inspires local optometrist

Blindness is a terrifying idea for most. Anyone who understands and can express the beauty and gift of sight and seeing, even with corrective lenses ...

FTP will mark Nov. as Women Abuse Prevention Month

Lots is happening locally to recognize Woman Abuse Prevention Month (WAPM) this November. Statistics tell us that at least half of all women in Canada ...

Election reflections

FOR ONCE, Toronto has made a real step forward, in more ways than one, and offers an example that we think should be followed locally. ...

Town police laid over 50 charges during Operation Impact

Orangeville Police issued more than 50 traffic-related charges over the Thanksgiving long weekend. From October 10 to 13, the force participated in Operation Impact, a ...

Williams’ bid for ‘Zero Pledge’ attacked by Adams, 2 candidates

By Tabitha Wells – A challenge made by Mayoral-hopeful Councillor Jeremy Williams for all council candidates to join his ‘Zero Pledge’ has been drawing both ...

Election results to be online on Town website

If you’re looking for municipal election results in Orangeville next Monday night, the Town’s website is the place to visit. For regular real-time updates, as ...

Gas leak closes Broadway

Broadway has re-opened after being closed from Second Street to First Street due to a gas leak on Mill Street. Late Friday morning, construction workers struck ...

Voter turnout in North Dufferin was disappointing

A minority of North Dufferin’s eligible  voters exercised their democratic privilege Monday and delivered new councils to the next four-year term of municipal office. Voter ...

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