August 2020 Archive

Ridin’ the rails

By Brian Lockhart With modern technology and everything that goes with it, society has really come to depend on speed. Not speed in terms of ...

Come together in your car

By Sandy Brown Don’t write off the summer of 2020 just yet! A new live entertainment series aims to offer the live-performance experience that so ...

Leave the Mill St. library alone

By Mike Baker Orangeville’s brand spanking new Parks and Recreation Master Plan has certainly ruffled some feathers since being released to the public a couple ...

Island Lake Rowing club offers competitive and recreational rowing

By Brian Lockhart It is a sport that combines physical fitness, agility, and coordination with mental alertness and a lot of team cooperation. You may ...

Outlaws hone skills despite lack of a season

By Brian Lockhart The fact that the 2020 summer football season was cancelled left a big hole in the lives of a lot of local ...

Ontario Junior A Lacrosse League votes to extend League eligibility to 22U

By Brian Lockhart Some Junior A lacrosse players may get an extra kick at the can after the Ontario Junior A Lacrosse League voted to ...

School board installs mandatory mask order across all Upper Grand facilities

By Paula Brown All students in the Upper Grand District Board returning to in-class learning in September will be required to wear face masks.  Trustees ...

Mayor Brown excited to bring summer concert series to Orangeville

By Constance Scrafield “It’s time for people to have some fun,” said Orangeville Mayor Sandy Brown about the scheduled Drive-in Concerts planned over the next ...

Headwaters hospital AGM held virtually

By Alyssa Parkhill Headwaters Health Care Centre held their Annual General Meeting on (August 18) virtually. Kim Delahunt, CEO of HHCC started the meeting off ...

Local municipalities to benefit from federal funding initiative

By Mike Baker Municipalities across Dufferin County will split almost $3 million in emergency funding as the after effects of the Ontario-wide shutdown brought on ...

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