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Highlights of Regular Municipality of North Grenville Council Meeting held May 14th, 2018

Highlights of Regular Municipality of North Grenville Council Meeting held May 14th, 2018
Below are some highlights from the regular Municipality of North Grenville Council Meeting held on Monday, May 14, 2018: New Official Plan Adopted: Council adopted a new Official Plan, which is the document that guides development and land-use planning in the Municipality.  The adoption follows a series of public consultations and steps set out in the Planning Act. The next... Read More

The Royal Canadian Legion proud to support 100th Memorial Cup

The Royal Canadian Legion proud to support 100th Memorial Cup
It’s a milestone year for the 2018 MasterCard Memorial Cup, and the Legion is once again a strong supporter of the event being held from May 18-27 in Regina. The hockey tournament brings together elements also of great importance to the Legion: friendship, community, sport and Remembrance. “The Memorial Cup trophy was originally dedicated to the Veterans of the First... Read More

The Order of Service for Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle’s wedding

The Order of Service for Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle’s wedding
The Official Order of Service for the Wedding of Prince Harry and Ms. Meghan Markle has been made available for the public to download for free from 0001hrs Saturday 19th May. The Order of Service includes full details about the processions, music, hymns, prayers, and readings.  The Service is from Common Worship. Like any couple getting married, Prince Harry and Ms.... Read More

Statement by the Prime Minister on the ninth anniversary of the end of the war in Sri Lanka

Statement by the Prime Minister on the ninth anniversary of the end of the war in Sri Lanka
Ottawa – The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the ninth anniversary of the end of the war in Sri Lanka: “Today, we mark the ninth anniversary of the end of the war in Sri Lanka. The war – which lasted over 26 years – resulted in immeasurable injuries, loss of life, and displacement. The wounds of... Read More

A Taste for Hospice Raises Over $6000 for Beth Donovan Hospice

A Taste for Hospice Raises Over $6000 for Beth Donovan Hospice
Kemptville – On Saturday, April 14th Beth Donovan Hospice organized the first annual A Taste for Hospice. Despite a late winter storm, foodies packed the North Grenville High School to enjoy samples from local restaurants, wineries and breweries. Thanks to Brigadoon Restaurant, Castleview Fine Dining, Catered Affairs, Fireside Grill, Graham’s Bakery, Hard Stones Grill, Marlborough Pub, Salamanders, The Crusty Baker, Beau’s Brewing Company,... Read More

OPP REPORT EIGHT-YEAR HIGH IN BOATING FATALITIES

OPP REPORT EIGHT-YEAR HIGH IN BOATING FATALITIES
ORILLIA – Boating fatalities on OPP-patrolled waterways reached an eight-year high in 2017, with 31 people dying last year compared to 23 deaths in 2016. With falling overboard being the lead contributing factor both years, the outcome could have been different for the 42 victims who were found not (or not properly) wearing a personal floatation device over the two-year period. With the launch of Safe Boating... Read More

Dedication of Veterans Way in memory of Owen Fitz’Gerald

Dedication of Veterans Way in memory of Owen Fitz’Gerald
North Grenville – The Municipality of North Grenville and the Veterans Way Memorial Committee are pleased to extend an invitation to the public to attend the formal dedication of Veterans Way (roadway) in honour and remembrance of the late Owen Fitz’Gerald on Saturday, June 2, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. The ceremony will be held on the grounds of Veterans Way Memorial... Read More

Results from UCDSB Cheerleading Competition Hosted by Chimo Elementary School

Results from UCDSB Cheerleading Competition  Hosted by Chimo Elementary School
Smiths Falls – Chimo Elementary School hosted the Upper Canada District School Board Cheerleading Competition on May 15, 2018. Two UCDSB schools participated in the competition – Gananoque Intermediate & Secondary School and Chimo Elementary School. Both schools had multiple teams and stunt groups, with a total of 63 athletes ranging from Grade 4 to Grade 12 taking part in... Read More