June 2015 Archive

Buck pitches perfect game against New Lowell

The perfect game – it’s a very rare occurrence in baseball, but Orangeville Giants pitcher Kevin Buck managed to walk away from a Thursday, June ...

Construction set to begin on town’s Water Pollution Control Plant

Construction is about to start on one of Orangeville’s largest infrastructure projects. The $27 million expansion and upgrade of Orangeville’s Water Pollution Control Plant will ...

Dufferin among top performers in waste diversion

Numbers released earlier this month by Waste Diversion Ontario (WDO) for 2013 show that Dufferin County had one of the most efficient blue box programs ...

‘Arresting Images’ portrays crimes from 1886 to 1908

For whatever reason, the idea of crime and of examining the mindset behind crimes is intriguing to the average person. From popular book series like ...

Upper Grand board to have report cards ready by Aug. 31

The Upper Grand District School Board has devised a plan to issue report cards, with grades only, for its 23,000 elementary school students by the ...

Liberal scandals and broken promises recap

The Liberals promised to fund medically-necessary health care services but they d-listed eye exams, chiropractic care and some physiotherapy failed to unclog emergency rooms;failed to ...

Seventh Island Lake bass tourney highlights Family Fishing Week

Ontario’s Family Fishing Week gets under way Saturday, and clubs and service organizations across the province are getting ready to host some family-friendly events. The ...

Headwaters HCC celebrates an exceptional year at AGM

Headwaters Health Care Centre (Headwaters) celebrated and highlighted its achievements from the past year at its Annual General Meeting (AGM), held last Tuesday evening. The ...

Town to remove 70 ash trees in 2015

The Town of Orangeville will remove about 70 ash trees this year in an attempt to curb the impact of the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) ...

Reasons Duffy shouldn’t be convicted

ONE THING THAT’S UNLIKELY to come out during the marathon trial of suspended senator Mike Duffy is just why he and fellow senator Pamela Wallin ...

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