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Brockville General Hospital reopens two lane traffic

Brockville General Hospital reopens two lane traffic
Brockville – Starting today, vehicular access to Brockville General Hospital’s (BGH) Charles Street site entrance will reopen to two-way traffic. The Hospital’s Phase 2 Redevelopment Project reached an exciting milestone as the Charles Street site entrance off of Charles Street has re-opened to two-way traffic. In August, the Hospital entrance was reduced to one lane of traffic to accommodate underground work. BGH... Read More

A-1 Radiator Supports MS Society Locally with $1000 Donation

A-1 Radiator Supports MS Society Locally with $1000 Donation
Brockville – Bryan Pittman of A-1 Radiator chooses a charity each year to support and this year he chose to support the Leeds Grenville Chapter of the MS Society for his $1000 donation. Featured photo: left to right, Shawn Pittman (Co-owner of City A1 Rad), Bryan Pittman, Kelly McElrea (Community and Fund Development Coordinator for the Leeds Grenville Chapter of... Read More

CDSBEO Board Meeting Highlights from Meeting held on November 6, 2018

CDSBEO Board Meeting Highlights from Meeting held on November 6, 2018
Kemptville – CDSBEO Board Meeting Highlights from Meeting held on November 6, 2018. St. Matthew Catholic Secondary School – Premier’s Award for Accepting Schools In June 2018, St. Matthew Catholic Secondary School in Cornwall was one of ten schools from across the province to be awarded the Premier’s Award for Accepting Schools. The award recognizes school teams that have done exceptional... Read More

#HikeCRCA Challenge Winners Announced

#HikeCRCA Challenge Winners Announced
Kingston –  The entries have all been processed and the winners’ names drawn after a second successful #HikeCRCA contest! A total of 42 people completed the challenge, a substantial increase over 2017 (the inaugural year) where 12 people completed the challenge. The winner of the Family Challenge prize pack is Natalia Martinelli. The winner of the full #HikeCRCA challenge is Megan... Read More

Marijuana Addiction: An Epidemic on The Horizon

Marijuana Addiction: An Epidemic on The Horizon
LEEDS & 1000 ISLANDS – Chris Fagan, the owner of the 1000 Islands Wellness and Treatment Centre, is sounding the alarm on what he identifies as an upcoming addiction crisis with Marijuana. Chris started his treatment and addiction centre as a result of his personal experience with Fentanyl addiction and he see’s the warning signs now that Marijuana has been legalized... Read More

Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit: Let’s talk about income and health

Leeds, Grenville & Lanark District Health Unit: Let’s talk about income and health
Many people in our community don’t earn enough at their jobs to make ends meet and therefore face impossible choices like buying food or paying the rent; heating the apartment or fixing the car. This creates constant anxiety about the present and the future. People living on a low income have higher rates of chronic diseases like diabetes and self-reported... Read More

YEAR 33 FOR LANARK COUNTY CAFS/ OPP ANGEL TREE PROGRAM

YEAR 33 FOR LANARK COUNTY CAFS/ OPP ANGEL TREE PROGRAM
It’s year 33, and as the program enters its fourth decade there is no doubt the program will continue to be a success thanks to the generosity and Christmas spirit in Lanark County and the surrounding area. This year the Lanark County Child and Family Services (CAFS) / Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Angel Tree program is starting off with between... Read More

Dundas Manor: We Are Ready!

Dundas Manor: We Are Ready!
Winchester – For more than four years, the Dundas Manor Board of Directors has been working with residents, families, staff members and our local community to plan for the new Dundas Manor. It will transform the look and feel of the residence to create a truly home-like environment where we can also welcome thirty additional residents. “We welcomed the recent provincial government announcements... Read More

Update: Investigation Leads to Charges in SD&G ATV Collision

Update: Investigation Leads to Charges in SD&G ATV Collision
SOUTH DUNDAS – On August 17, 2018 at approximately 12:13 a.m., Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SD&G) Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) officers responded to a single vehicle collision on Broken Second Road, between Marine Station Road and County Road 1, South Dundas Township. On October 28, 2018, one of the passengers on the All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV), Jasmine SAUNDERS, 18-years-old, died as... Read More

District 8 Road Supervisors’ Association Donates to Eastern Ontario Hospitals

District 8 Road Supervisors’ Association Donates to Eastern Ontario Hospitals
Brockville – On June 6th & 7th, District 8 of the Association of Road Supervisors (AORS) raised an astounding $35,000 at their tradeshow in Belleville, ON in support of local hospitals. The following hospitals were gifted with $5,000 each: Brockville and District Hospital Foundation Trenton Memorial Hospital Foundation Belleville General Hospital Foundation Prince Edward County Memorial Hospital Foundation Lennox &... Read More