April 2015 Archive

Maycock named to Ontario Ski team

Orangeville resident, Alexander Maycock, was recently named to the Ontario Cross Country Ski Team. “Congratulations on your selection to the 2015/2016 Ontario Ski Team. Your ...

‘Mens rea’ the issue in Duffy’s trial

THE JUDGE-ALONE TRIAL of Senator Mike Duffy is expected to run at least 41 days, with much of the time used up in a display ...

Elementary schools basketball tournament underway

Intermediate girls and boys basketball teams from the 15 Dufferin elementary public schools started their annual tournament on March 23. The league is divided into ...

Provincial Junior C goes to final round

It’s going to be a Port Hope Panthers / Essex 73’s final in the provincial Junior C hockey championship. Port Hope advanced after ending their ...

School funding formula said unfair, not going toward important needs

The financial support schools have been receiving from the provincial government is being criticized as inadequate and misdirected by the Canadian Union of Public Employees ...

Pre-hearing into challenge of Mono landfill bylaw accomplishes little

The pre-hearing last Thursday for litigation between the Town of Mono and local farmer Douglas Cox over the town’s landfill bylaw bore little fruit, despite ...

Missing Orangeville woman’s body found by trailway in Town of Erin

On April 1, at approximately 4:30 p.m., members of the Wellington County detachment of Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a female ...

Orangeville gearing up for Earth Week 2015

Orangeville residents can participate in Earth Week this year through many of the local programs and events being held from April 20 to 27. The ...

Jr B Northmen at 3-1

The Junior B Northmen improved their record to 3-1 with a Monday night home game win over the Owen Sound NorthStars at the Alder Street ...

Proposed Island Lake stage proves a controversial issue for Mono Council

The possibility of a performance venue being installed at Island Lake was a controversial topic at the last Mono Council meeting. It saw two separate ...

Next Page »