December 2020 Archive

Keep fit over the holiday season

By Brian Lockhart Even though most organized sports activities have been cancelled, that doesn’t mean you can’t remain active during the current situation.  The Town ...

Girls hockey continues with on-ice programs

By Brian Lockhart The change to a Code Red alert in the region caused many hockey clubs to immediately cancel on-ice activities for the rest ...

‘Santa for Seniors’ initiative helping keep LTC residents entertained

By Sam Odrowski Individuals in long term care homes have faced some of the greatest challenges with respect to COVID-19. Not only are they at ...

First legal cannabis storefront opens in Orangeville

By Sam Odrowski Orangeville residents no longer need to rely on OCS to get their cannabis. The first legal marijuana storefront in Orangeville, Satica Cannabis, ...

MP Kyle Seeback reflects back on a monumental 2020

By Sam Odrowski Lots happened in 2020 and Dufferin–Caledon MP Kyle Seeback said there’s lots to look forward to in 2021. The biggest challenge of ...

Shelburne Mayor Wade Mills reflects on 2020 Council

By: Paula Brown Shelburne Town Council has held their final meeting for the year, and Mayor Wade Mills spoke with the Free Press, reflecting on ...

Mount Alverno Luxury Resort opens for takeout

By Alyssa Parkhill, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter One local luxury resort is preparing for its grand opening this spring, but has opted to provide takeout ...

MPP Sylvia Jones reflects on year with COVID-19

By Paula Brown, Local Journalism initiative Reporter As 2020 comes to a close, Dufferin-Caledon MPP Sylvia Jones spoke with the Shelburne Free Press to look ...

Toys for Tots wraps up early following Dufferin’s move to “Red” zone

By Sam Odrowski Dufferin OPP wasn’t out collecting donations at Walmart this past weekend, as the Toys for Tots campaign closed early due to the ...

Rockin’ ‘Round the Christmas Tree – everything you could wish for in a Christmas show

By Constance Scrafield Leisa Way and her band, the Wayward Wind Band do it again: they bring the best 90 minutes to the stage you ...

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