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WDMH Auxiliary 50/50 Draw – The Results Are In And Everyone Wins!

WDMH Auxiliary 50/50 Draw – The Results Are In And Everyone Wins!
Winchester – Congratulations to Dianne Lapier who is the winner of the WDMH Auxiliary 50/50 draw. Dianne takes home $1,000! One thousand tickets were sold at a cost of $2 each. And there are more winners! The WDMH Auxiliary is raising funds to purchase a new baby monitor security system for WDMH. The total cost is $199,000. “The WDMH Auxiliary... Read More

St. Lawrence College welcomes new members to senior team

St. Lawrence College welcomes new members to senior team
St. Lawrence College (SLC) has added two new members to its senior administrative team, Rick Anderson as Vice President, Student Affairs, and Theresa Steger as Dean, Program Planning, Development and Renewal. Rick Anderson is no stranger to SLC, serving as both College Registrar and Director, Student Services. In his new role as Vice President, Student Affairs, Rick will continue to... Read More

ONTARIO INVESTING $1.8 MILLION FOR BEDFORD ST. RECONSTRUCTION

ONTARIO INVESTING $1.8 MILLION FOR BEDFORD ST. RECONSTRUCTION
WESTPORT — A major infrastructure investment from the provincial government is paving the way for a smoother ride for residents and visitors alike in the Village of Westport, Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes MPP Steve Clark announced today. MPP Clark joined Westport Mayor Robin Jones to announce the province is investing close to $1.8 million to fully reconstruct Bedford Street.... Read More

St. Lawrence College plays a key role in restoring a piece of Brockville’s history

St. Lawrence College plays a key role in restoring a piece of Brockville’s history
St. Lawrence College (SLC) in partnership with Correctional Services Canada’s Employment and Employability program built a main component of the replica lighthouse that was struck by lightning and burned last summer in the St. Lawrence River in Brockville.   Built in 1856, the Cole Shoal lighthouse, also known as Five Mile Light, was one of nine remaining lighthouses on the Canadian side... Read More

OPP Golden Helmets Coming to Ingleside Sept 21st

OPP Golden Helmets Coming to Ingleside Sept 21st
SD&G – The Winchester District Memorial Hospital (WDMH) Foundation is hosting a Family Fun Day in Ingleside, and are thrilled to have the OPP Golden Helmets Motorcycle Precision Team performing! The local SD&G OPP Detachment officers will be onsite with vehicles for the kids (and adults) to check out. The officers will be bringing ATV’s, Snowmobiles, cruisers and their Marine... Read More

St. Lawrence – Rideau Immigration Partnership Seeks “We Are Neighbours” Participants!

St. Lawrence – Rideau Immigration Partnership Seeks “We Are Neighbours” Participants!
Brockville – In June, the St. Lawrence – Rideau Immigration Partnership launched the third year of “We Are Neighbours”. Featuring stories from local immigrants, born Canadians, and lifelong Leeds & Grenville residents, the campaign is a community building initiative that enables people to share their experiences of moving to and/or living in Leeds and Grenville. The theme for 2019 is food,... Read More

ONTARIO INVESTING $1.8 MILLION FOR BEDFORD ST. RECONSTRUCTION

ONTARIO INVESTING $1.8 MILLION FOR BEDFORD ST. RECONSTRUCTION
In the photo: MPP Clark with Westport Mayor Robin Jones. – Submitted Photo WESTPORT — A major infrastructure investment from the provincial government is paving the way for a smoother ride for residents and visitors alike in the Village of Westport, Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes MPP Steve Clark announced today. MPP Clark joined Westport Mayor Robin Jones to announce... Read More

UCDSB Continues to show no Concern for Student Mental Health

UCDSB Continues to show no Concern for Student Mental Health
The Upper Canada District School Board continues to show blatant disregard for the services all kids need for success. School Board Trustee Chair, John McAllister, adamantly argued that funding from the Ontario Government falls short and cuts to frontline workers were necessary. However, UCDSB continues to advertise jobs that have little to no direct involvement with students and come with... Read More

OPP Request Public Assistance after Sexual Assault in Prescott

OPP Request Public Assistance after Sexual Assault in Prescott
PRESCOTT – On September 8, 2019 around 2:00 a.m. officers from the Grenville County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) responded to a report of a sexual assault. Investigation revealed that a 27 year old female was walking on Hyde Street in Prescott, Ontario when she was approached by two unknown male who proceeded to assault her. A local... Read More

OPP Investigating Single Vehicle Collision on Quabbin Road

OPP Investigating Single Vehicle Collision on Quabbin Road
LEEDS –  Members of the Leeds County Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) are continuing an investigation into a collision that sent one women to hospital. On September 9, 2019 just after 10:30 p.m. OPP officers responded to a single vehicle collision on Quabbin Road, Front of Yonge Township. A car was northbound on Quabbin Road when the driver lost control... Read More