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Easter Baby Arrives at Winchester Hospital: Better than Chocolate!

Easter Baby Arrives at Winchester Hospital: Better than Chocolate!
Winchester – It is said that the stork delivers babies, but for Brittany and Ryan Tinkess, it was the Easter Bunny! Their first son Evan was born on Easter Sunday (April 21st) at Winchester District Memorial Hospital. “It was great to deliver the first Easter baby,” notes Brittany. “To be honest, I never considered having our baby anywhere else. I... Read More

SD&G OPP Investigate Multiple Thefts from Vehicles

SD&G OPP Investigate Multiple Thefts from Vehicles
SOUTH STORMONT – In the past few weeks SD&G OPP officers have responded to multiple reports of vehicles that were entered as they were parked at residences on County Road 18 (St Andrews area), Rosedale Terrace, and Headline Road, South Stormont Township. Inside, Canadian currency and wallets (containing credit cards etc.) were stolen. A lone male has been observed in... Read More

New gardens for 1000 Islands and Rideau Canal Garden Trail

New gardens for 1000 Islands and Rideau Canal Garden Trail
CHAFFEY’S LOCK – The 1000 Islands and Rideau Canal Garden Trail is welcoming three vibrant new garden experiences to its highly acclaimed trail this year. The Opinicon Dining and Resort with its lush English gardens set on the UNESCO World Heritage Rideau Canal is now a part of the Trail and provided the scenic backdrop to the 5th annual launch... Read More

Brockville Collegiate Institute Students Win Gold at Canada-Wide Science Fair

Brockville Collegiate Institute Students Win Gold at Canada-Wide Science Fair
Brockville – Two Brockville Collegiate Institute students won gold at the Canada-Wide Science Fair, held May 15-17 in Federicton, NB. Featured Photo: Brockville Collegiate Institute students Monis Sayyid, left, and Jack Sloan won gold for their project The Windfall Solution: An Alternative Winter Road Treatment. Grade 9 students Monis Sayyid and Jack Sloan medaled in the intermediate category with their... Read More

OPP AND CORNWALL POLICE WARN ABOUT MAIL FRAUD

OPP AND CORNWALL POLICE WARN ABOUT MAIL FRAUD
SD&G – On May 23, 2019 Stormont Dundas and Glengarry Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and Cornwall Police Service (CPS) are investigating apparent mail fraud. Both police agencies have received several complaints from the public regarding the delivery of unexpected packages containing, what appears to be, court documents. The packages indicate the contents have originated from various police agencies. The CPS... Read More

Canadian Law Enforcement and Public Safety Partners Launch Anti-Outlaw Motorcycle Gang Campaign

Canadian Law Enforcement and Public Safety Partners Launch  Anti-Outlaw Motorcycle Gang Campaign
OTTAWA – Starting today and continuing over the ride season, police and public safety partners are taking to social media to remind Canadians that outlaw motorcycle gangs remain a criminal threat to our communities. While the vast majority of motorcycle riders are law-abiding citizens, extensive criminal networks within the outlaw biker community continue to profit from illicit activities like drug trafficking,... Read More

Statement from the Minister of Government and Consumer Services on Enhancing Public Safety at TSSA

Statement from the Minister of Government and Consumer Services on Enhancing Public Safety at TSSA
TORONTO — Today, Bill Walker, Minister of Government and Consumer Services, issued the following statement: “Ontario’s government is putting people at the centre of everything it does by strengthening consumer protection and ensuring public safety for Ontarians. The Auditor General’s 2018 report revealed serious safety concerns with operations at the Technical Standards and Safety Authority (TSSA). Our government took these... Read More