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Tour De Headwaters raises $53,000 for local hospital

By Sam Odrowski Cyclists across Dufferin–Caledon had a great opportunity to support their local hospital earlier in September.  The 7th Annual Tour De Headwaters fundraiser, where participants bike routes ranging from 25 to 135km, returned on Sept. 17, raising $53,000 ...

Lions TV Bingo kicking off in Orangeville and surrounding areas with $3,000 in weekly prizes

By Sam Odrowski The Orangeville Lions Club’s first week of TV Bingo is starting up next Tuesday (Oct. 4), with $3,000 in weekly cash prizes ...

Headwaters hospital’s annual gala exceeds $400,000

By Sam Odrowski The local hospital saw incredible success with its annual gala, generating over $400,000 for the Headwaters Health Care Foundation (HHCF). The funds ...

Big Brothers Big Sisters celebrate 50th anniversary

By Brian Lockhart Big Brothers Big Sisters of Dufferin and District is celebrating a milestone year in 2022, as they mark 50 years of supporting ...

Autism Speaks Canada Walk returns and raises over $18,000

By Sam Odrowski The 6th Annual Autism Speaks Canada Walk returned to Orangeville over the weekend, raising more than $18,000. Approximately 150 people participated in ...

General News

Federal government dropping COVID-19 travel restrictions, mask mandate, ArriveCAN

By Paula Brown Starting next month, travellers entering Canada will no longer need to show proof of vaccination or be required to wear masks on ...

Ontario SPCA and Humane Society fundraising with 50/50 lottery

By Paula Brown A new province-wide lottery from the Ontario SPCA and Humane Society is helping to raise much-needed funds for animals in their care. ...

Spooktacular Scavenger Hunt returns for a spooky journey across Dufferin County

Hospice Dufferin is hosting its second annual Spookacular Scavenger Hunt, a fun day of connecting the community to businesses while raising awareness of Hospice Dufferin. ...

Local hospital seeking public input for future plans

By Paula Brown Headwaters Health Care Centre (HHCC) has launched a community survey to help develop its future programs and services. The survey, which opened ...

New resource card connecting older adults with services launching locally

By Paula Brown Community network, Ageing Well in Caledon Dufferin (AWICD) has launched a new resource for older adults to help connect them with essential ...

Open house held locally for World Alzheimer’s Day

By Peter Richardson Alzheimer’s, Dementia, Senility – these three words mean the same thing to many people today. For many, of a certain age, when ...

Orangeville marches against domestic, sexual violence

By JAMES MATTHEWS, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter Georgian College students in Orangeville took back the night in a march against sexual and domestic violence. Take ...

Council approves new bylaw for towing services, addressing issues for customers and operators

By Sam Odrowski A unanimous vote by Orangeville Council approved the passing of a bylaw to regulate and license towing services and vehicle storage yard ...

Sports

Orangeville Storm achieve success at championship finals

By Brian Lockhart Two Orangeville Storm teams had success at the Southwest District Soccer League Cup Finals played at the University of Guelph on Saturday ...

Orangeville Lawn Bowling Club hosts Provincial Tournament

By Brian Lockhart The Orangeville Lawn Bowling Club hosted an indoor singles Provincial Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 24, and Sunday, Sept. 25. It is considered ...

Local boxer looking forward to defending his welterweight title in the ring

By Brian Lockhart When you’re at the top, there is always an up-and-comer who is going to try to knock you down. That is especially ...

Brewers / Knights down to one game for NDBL Senior championship

By Brian Lockhart The North Dufferin Baseball League championship is down to one game to determine this year’s Strother Cup champions after the New Lowell ...

Local racer, Ryder White wins Sauble Speedway championship

By Brian Lockhart Local racer, Ryder White has been awarded the 2002 Sauble Speedway Late Model championship after winning every feature race this season, except ...

Josh Wagner wins IBA Intercontinental Championship with TKO

By Brian Lockhart Orangeville boxer, Josh Wagner, claimed the IBA Intercontinental Welterweight championship with a win over opponent, Jorge Perez, Friday night at the CAA ...

Orangeville Bengals host provincial U9 AA tournament

By Brian Lockhart The Orangeville and Headwaters Minor Baseball Association, hosted the U9 AA Ontario Baseball Championships at diamonds around Orangeville Sept. 2 to 4, ...

Orangeville Bengals receive $12,500 donation from Brackett Auto Group

By Brian Lockhart The Orangeville and Headwaters Minor Baseball Association, with teams known locally as the Bengals, has received a major boost in support during ...

NDBL Senior championship tied at one after opening weekend

By Brian Lockhart The North Dufferin Baseball League (NBDL) Senior division championship series is tied at one after the opening weekend of the best-of-seven final ...

Undefeated local boxer competing for welterweight title

By Brian Lockhart Orangeville boxer, Josh Wagner, will have the biggest fight of his career on September 9, when he steps into the ring to ...

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