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Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Roast Beef Luncheon set for April 30th

Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Roast Beef Luncheon set for April 30th
YUM! IT’S ROAST BEEF TIME! Carleton Place – It’s that time of year again. The annual Carleton Place & District Memorial Hospital Auxiliary Roast Beef Luncheon is set for Tuesday, April 30th from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm. This year, we have a new location – the event will be held at St. James Parish Hall at 225 Edmund Street.... Read More

BGH Celebrate’s Spring’s Arrival

BGH Celebrate’s Spring’s Arrival
Brockville – On March 28, Brockville General Hospital’s (BGH) Workplace Happiness Action Team (WHAT) celebrated spring with a tropical -themed party. Staff, physicians and volunteers at BGH put on their sunglasses and flower leis, while enjoying tasty tropical-themed drinks. WHAT, a social committee, includes members of the Hospital’s staff, physician and volunteer teams. Throughout the year, WHAT hosts numerous events... Read More

GOVERNMENT TO HOLD CONSULTATIONS ON AUTISM ENHANCEMENTS

GOVERNMENT TO HOLD CONSULTATIONS ON AUTISM ENHANCEMENTS
INPUT FROM PARENTS AND EXPERTS WILL HELP DETERMINE HOW BEST TO PROVIDE CHILDREN WITH ADDITIONAL NEEDS-BASED SUPPORTS BROCKVILLE – Ontario’s government is putting families first by engaging with parents of children with autism on further enhancements to the Ontario Autism Program, said Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes MPP Steve Clark. “In March, we announced enhancements to our Autism plan by adding... Read More

CARBON TAX ON HOSPITALS WILL HAVE IMPACT ON PATIENTS: CLARK

CARBON TAX ON HOSPITALS WILL HAVE IMPACT ON PATIENTS: CLARK
BROCKVILLE – Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes MPP Steve Clark says Ontario’s government is working for the people by fighting againstincreased costs to public institutions caused by the costly federal carbon tax. Rod Phillips, Minister of Environment, Conservation and Parks joined Christine Elliott, Deputy Premier and Minister of Health and Long-Term Care, today to talk about how the federal government’s... Read More

CDSBEO Hosts Student Career Fairs

CDSBEO Hosts Student Career Fairs
Kemptville – An abundance of career sectors were represented for CDSBEO intermediate and secondary students, who attended career fairs hosted at Holy Trinity Catholic Secondary School (April 2) and St. Michael Catholic High School (April 3). Students from all ten Catholic District School Board of Eastern Ontario secondary schools had the opportunity to visit one of the two events. The fairs aimed... Read More

Join the Royal Canadian Legion and Lower your flags for Vimy Ridge Day April 9th

Join the Royal Canadian Legion and Lower your flags for Vimy Ridge Day April 9th
OTTAWA – Join The Royal Canadian Legion, along with federal, provincial and municipal institutions, in lowering the Canadian flag on Tuesday, April 9 in observance of Vimy Ridge Day. On the morning of April 9, 1917, soldiers from all four divisions of the Canadian Corps stormed the ridge in France for four days of brutal battle against the German forces.... Read More

YMCA of Brockville and Area & YMCA of Kingston Agree to Unify

YMCA of Brockville and Area & YMCA of Kingston Agree to Unify
The YMCA of Brockville and Area and the YMCA of Kingston have completed the unification process is now named the YMCA of Eastern Ontario. BROCKVILLE & KINGSTON – We have agreed to become one regional YMCA, known as the YMCA of Eastern Ontario. This will strengthen our collective ability to create healthier communities. By voting unanimously, both boards gave full... Read More

Special Weather Statement: Stongs Winds for Our Region This Afternoon

Special Weather Statement: Stongs Winds for Our Region This Afternoon
Strong winds today for our entire region. The passage of a cold front is ushering in strong westerly winds this morning. Widespread wind gusts to 70 km/h are expected with isolated wind gusts to 80 km/h. The wind will begin to ease later this afternoon. Isolated power outages may be possible. Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by... Read More

You’re invited to celebrate BeADonor month during a special flag raising ceremony on April 8th

You’re invited to celebrate BeADonor month during a special flag raising ceremony on April 8th
Brockville – Brockville General Hospital (BGH) invites Brockville and area community members and local media to attend a Trillium Gift of Life Network flag raising ceremony on April 8th at 2 p.m. April is BeADonor Month, which is an annual campaign to encourage donor registration though the Trillium Gift of Life Network. Today, more than 1,600 Ontarians are waiting for... Read More