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Monument for fallen soldiers installed at Greenwood Cemetery, dedication ceremony being held in September

By Sam Odrowski After five years of planning, a new 10 ft. wide monument honouring fallen veterans has been installed at Greenwood Cemetery by the Orangeville Royal Canadian Legion Br. 233. A dedication service ceremony and parade are being held ...

Branching Out’s CommonFare Kitchen receives $15,000 in funding 

By Sam Odrowski A local pilot project that’s providing employment to adults with developmental differences recently received a couple boosts in funding.  CommonFare Kitchen, which ...

Former area resident living in Ukraine fundraising to get critical medical supplies to troops

By Zachary Roman A former Caledon resident who’s now living in Ukraine is fundraising to get critical medical supplies to the country’s troops. As Russia ...

General News

Orangeville taxes need to be kept in check, says council hopeful

By JAMES MATTHEWS Orangeville taxpayers would benefit by electing somebody accustomed to making a fixed income work. James Jackson is taking a second swing at ...

EcoTank holds small community cleanup, planning to make it annual

By Sam Odrowski A local company aimed at reducing plastic waste recently organized a trash cleanup in Orangeville. EcoTank, who installs windshield washer dispensers at ...

Dufferin Board of Trade launches new project to promote tourism locally

By Paula Brown  Dufferin Board of Trade (DBOT) has launched a new project aimed at helping Dufferin County businesses that support local tourism.  DBOT announced ...

Online group, Canadians with Disabilities and Their Allies, share challenges they face

By Constance Scrafield It’s the internet, right? We are no longer confined by our geography. Open up a space on Twitter (for example) and everyone ...

Sports

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 ...

Junior A Northmen in fifth place after loss to Mimico

By Brian Lockhart The Ontario Junior Lacrosse League is getting ready to go into the playoffs as the last few games on the regular season ...

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