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OTTAWA OPP UTILIZE AN EYE IN THE SKY TO NAB STUNT DRIVERS

OTTAWA OPP UTILIZE AN EYE IN THE SKY TO NAB STUNT DRIVERS
Ottawa, ON) – Members of the Ottawa Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Ottawa Police Service, OPP Highway Safety Division and OPP Aviation Service focused attention on motorcyclists on Ottawa highways between August and October 2018. This enforcement initiative, known as Project Byrock resulted in 12 motorcyclists being charged with Stunt Driving within the City of Ottawa. OPP Aviation Services monitored... Read More

Police on Scene of Fatal Collision in North Glengarry

Police on Scene of Fatal Collision in North Glengarry
NORTH GLENGARRY – Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers are currently at the scene of a two (2) vehicle collision at the intersection of County Road 20 and County Road 24, North Glengarry Township. Preliminary investigation has indicated that at approximately 5:13pm, a motorcycle was travelling Northbound on County Road 20 when, for reasons under investigation,... Read More

Celebrating Patient Safety Week at Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital, Almonte General Hospital & Fairview Manor

Celebrating Patient Safety Week at Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital, Almonte General Hospital & Fairview Manor
MEDICATION SAFETY – NOT ALL DRUGS GET ALONG Patient and resident safety is a priority for staff, physicians and volunteers at Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital (CPDMH), Almonte General Hospital (AGH) and Fairview Manor. The care teams continually look for opportunities to engage patients, residents, visitors, families and one another to talk about safety. This week is Canadian Patient... Read More

OPP CANINES RAISE MORE THAN $28,000 FOR CHARITY

OPP CANINES RAISE MORE THAN $28,000 FOR CHARITY
ORILLIA – Today, the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) launched its new 2019 Canine Unit Calendar at an event at General Headquarters. The event included 20 second- and third-graders from Monsignor Lee Catholic School, who were able to meet two OPP canines, one of whom is featured in this year’s calendar. This is the second annual OPP Canine Unit Calendar, which is created to... Read More

CBS All Access Original Series “Tell Me a Story” To Launch In Canada On Wednesday, Oct. 31

CBS All Access Original Series “Tell Me a Story” To Launch In Canada On Wednesday, Oct. 31
Set in Modern-day New York City, “Tell Me a Story” Takes the World’s Most Beloved Fairy Tales and Reimagines Them as a Dark and Twisted Psychological Thriller NEW YORK – CBS All Access announced today that its upcoming psychological thriller series, TELL ME A STORY, will launch on its service in Canada on Wednesday, Oct. 31. Following premiere week, new episodes of TELL ME A STORY’s 10-episode first season... Read More

Hundreds of Students Compete at Upper Canada Cup Cross-Country Championships

Hundreds of Students Compete at Upper Canada Cup Cross-Country Championships
Brockville – More than 1,200 students from schools across the Upper Canada District School Board competed Tuesday, October 23 at the 2018 Upper Canada Cup Cross-Country Championships. Thousand Islands Secondary School won the banner for top intermediate team, while Thousand Islands Elementary School took the junior team title. “This is a great event because it gets kids moving. It gets... Read More

Ontario Supporting Students with Special Needs

Ontario Supporting Students with Special Needs
Proposed Legislation Would Provide Consistent, Fair and Transparent Access to Service Animals in Schools Ontario’s Government for the People has proposed a legislative amendment which, if passed, would support students and their families when making requests to bring their service animals into schools and classrooms across the province. Today only 39 of 72 school boards across Ontario have policies in... Read More

Perth and Smiths Falls District Hospital Announces Interim Leadership Arrangements

Perth and Smiths Falls District Hospital Announces Interim Leadership Arrangements
Smiths Falls – The Board of Directors of the Perth and Smiths Falls District Hospital has made further changes to address the vacancy resulting from PSFDH CEO, Beverly McFarlane’s extended treatment for medical reasons. Effective November 1, 2018, Vickie Kaminski has been appointed on a temporary basis as Acting CEO, bringing the Senior Leadership Team back to its full complement.... Read More

National Capital YMCA-YWCA Director pleads guilty to Fraud Under

National Capital YMCA-YWCA Director pleads guilty to Fraud Under
Ottawa – In January 2016, the Ottawa Police Service was alerted by the YMCA-YWCA of the National Capital Region to suspicious financial activity involving their Director of Employment and Newcomer Services. To administer Ottawanewcomer and employment services, the YMCA-YWCA receives public grant money from various Government agencies. The YMCA-YWCA had conducted an audit of the credit card expenditures of the Director and... Read More

SD&G OPP Reports for Week of Oct 23rd – 29th, 2018

SD&G OPP Reports for Week of Oct 23rd – 29th, 2018
STORMONT DUNDAS & GLENGARRY – The SD&G Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are investigating several incidents after responding to 181 calls for service from Tuesday October 23, 2018 to Monday October 29, 2018. Among these occurrences, SD&G OPP responded to: –             28 Motor Vehicle collision –             32 calls for Police assistance –             17- 911 calls –             25 traffic complaints –             12 Traffic enforcement occurrence’s... Read More