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Human Trafficking Unit rescues sex trade workers from Ottawa area hotels

Human Trafficking Unit rescues sex trade workers from Ottawa area hotels
Ottawa – The Ottawa Police Service Human Trafficking Unit, along with members from the Offender Management Unit, conducted a four-day initiative from November 22 to 25, 2017, contacting and rescuing sex trade workers within hotels around Ottawa. Officers attended 11 local hotels and made contact with 20 women who identified as sex trade workers. Two were immediately rescued from abusive situations.... Read More

Brockville Police Reports for November 28th, 2017

Brockville Police Reports for November 28th, 2017
Brockville – Brockville Police Reports for November 28th, 2017. Shoplifter Arrested A 27-year-old Brockville man was arrested early last evening when he was observed by staff at Shopper’s Drug Mart in the 1000 Islands Mall concealing items in his clothing and fleeing the store. Just before 7:00 p.m. officers responded to the Mall to assist staff in apprehending the young man... Read More

Retiring Director of Education Joins Mood Disorders Society of Canada

Retiring Director of Education Joins Mood Disorders Society of Canada
Kemptville – Wm. J. Gartland, retiring Director of Education for the Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario, has been appointed to the role of Associate National Executive Director for the Mood Disorders Society of Canada (MDSC), effective January 2017. In his role as Director of Education with the CDSBEO, Mr. Gartland has always prioritized staff and student mental health as... Read More

Drugs Seized at Traffic Stop

Drugs Seized at Traffic Stop
LEEDS –   Officers of the Leeds Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police are continuing an investigation into a quantity of illegal drugs located after a traffic stop. On November 22, 2017 at about 9:00 A.M. O.P.P officers stopped a westbound Highway 401 vehicle in Front of Yonge Township. After an investigation, a quantity of marihuana, hashish and shatter was seized along... Read More

Prime Minister delivers apology to LGBTQ2 Canadians

Prime Minister delivers apology to LGBTQ2 Canadians
Ottawa – All Canadians deserve to feel safe and to have their most fundamental rights protected. But for decades, we failed countless individuals who had their lives and livelihoods shattered for simply being who they were or because of who they loved. That is why the Government of Canada is working to address systemic discrimination against people who identify as lesbian,... Read More

UPDATE #3: FATAL COLLISION 401

UPDATE #3: FATAL COLLISION 401
Prescott – Update: Highway 401 eastbound, Edwardsburg Township is open. On November 27, 2017 at approximately 10:30 p.m., Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police arrived at the scene of a multiple vehicle collision on Highway 401 between Prescott and Highway 416. Preliminary investigation has indicated that two transport trailers and three vehicles were travelling eastbound on Highway 401 when the collision occurred.... Read More

UPDATE #2: FATAL COLLISION 401

UPDATE #2: FATAL COLLISION 401
Prescott – On November 27, 2017 at approximately 10:30 p.m., Grenville County Ontario Provincial Police arrived at the scene of a multiple vehicle collision on Highway 401 between Prescott and Highway 416. Preliminary investigation has indicated that two transport trailers and three vehicles were traveling eastbound on Highway 401 when the collision occurred. Two individuals were pronounced deceased at the... Read More

Uppity Improv Society’s Comedy Christmas Dinner Theatre This Friday & Saturday

Uppity Improv Society’s Comedy Christmas Dinner Theatre This Friday & Saturday
Brockville/Maitland – The Uppity Improv Society invites you to kick off the Holiday Party Season by joining them and their brand new original Comedy Christmas Dinner Theatre show, “Who Deck’d the Halls Out? – With Ratings This High,  They Can Get Away With Anything.” Read More

3rd Annual Christmas Bazaar in Support of Multiple Sclerosis Being Held Dec 2nd

3rd Annual Christmas Bazaar in Support of Multiple Sclerosis Being Held Dec 2nd
Brockville – ‘Tis the Season to celebrate the Season of giving. With that in mind, one tireless MS warrior is at it again with the 3rd Annual Christmas Bazaar in support of Multiple Sclerosis (MS) coming up December 2nd at Thousand Islands Secondary School. This one-stop shop boasts a variety of vendors, many returning vendors from past events. Purchase a... Read More