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Orangeville Food Bank marks 30 years in the community with commemorative event

By Sam Odrowski The Orangeville Food Bank recently commemorated its 30–year anniversary with dignitaries, donors and volunteers, both past and present.  A small gathering was held on Monday (Aug. 8) at the food bank’s new facility (3 Commerce Rd) that ...

Tender awarded to correct Mono road wash-out

By JAMES MATTHEWS Culvert repairs on a well-used Mono thoroughfare will be completed this fall. Culverts on 3rd Line EHS in Mono were washed out in ...

General News

Local man charged with meth possession and assault after two interactions with Dufferin OPP

Police have charged a person with drug possession and assault, following two incidents at a local business. Dufferin OPP responded to a call for service ...

Orangeville incumbent seeking re-election to council

By Sam Odrowski Orangeville councillor Debbie Sherwood is looking to hold on to her position in the upcoming municipal election. She said lots has been ...

Equal opportunity, lower taxes in focus for local physiotherapist’s bid for council

Local physiotherapist running for Orangeville councilBy Sam Odrowski By Sam Odrowski Local physiotherapist and long-time resident of Orangeville, Peggy Bond, is running for council in ...

Nine new businesses open, mostly along Broadway

By Sam Odrowski Orangeville welcomed nine new storefront businesses and five home based ones in the second quarter of this year. A report came forward ...

Orangeville candidate hopes to bring residents’ voices to council chamber

By JAMES MATTHEWS Grant Spence says he wants to help Orangeville taxpayers be heard by town council. And he hopes to have a prime vantage ...

Former Orangeville CAO of 26 years passes away

By JAMES MATTHEWS Rick Schwarzer passed away Aug. 4. He was 70 years old. Mr. Schwarzer was chief administrative officer at the Town of Orangeville ...

Authors in the Hills of Mulmur returns with cook book focus

By Constance Scrafield “It’s going to be a little twist this time,” said Nancy Frater, founder and owner of BookLore. “These authors are cook book ...

Sports

Junior C Northmen trailing 3-2 in Meredith Cup championship series

By Brian Lockhart The Orangeville Junior C Northmen are down, but not out, in the Meredith Cup Championship best-of-seven series against the Clarington Shamrox. The ...

Junior C Northmen take early lead in championship series

By Brian Lockhart The Orangeville Junior C Northmen took an early lead in their best-of-seven championship series against the Clarington Shamrox with a 7-5 win ...

Orangeville Minor Hockey hosting consignment sale, providing all equipment needed for under $100

By Brian Lockhart We love our hockey, but it’s also one of the most, if not the most expensive sports to play. The cost of ...

Orangeville’s Madyson Hartway, ranked #1 in Canada, preparing for Olympic bid

By Brian Lockhart A combination of athletic ability, determination, and confidence is leading Orangeville swimmer, Madyson Hartway, toward a bid to become a member of the ...

Lacrosse West final comes down to single game for Junior C Northmen

By Brian Lockhart The battle for the West division championship of the Ontario Junior C Lacrosse League is down to one game after the Orangeville ...

Local lacrosse legend Josh Sanderson inducted to Lacrosse Hall of Fame

By Brian Lockhart Local lacrosse legend, Josh Sanderson, has been inducted to the Canadian Lacrosse Hall of Fame along with six other players, three builders, ...

Island Lake Bass Derby reels in hundreds of anglers

By Brian Lockhart The Island Lake Bass Derby got underway July 16 – 17 at the Island Lake Conservation area. It was the first Derby ...

Junior A Northmen keep series alive with game three win

By Brian Lockhart The Orangeville Northmen went into game three of their best-of-five playoff series against the Oakville Buzz trailing by two games but rebounded ...

Junior C Northmen advance to West finals

By Brian Lockhart The Orangeville Junior C Northmen advanced to the Ontario Junior C Lacrosse League West finals with a three-game sweep over the third ...

North Dufferin Baseball League hosts All-Star games day

By Brian Lockhart The North Dufferin Baseball League hosted its annual All-Star games on Saturday, July 9, at Gowan Memorial Park in Creemore. In the ...

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