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UCDSB School Trustee for Ward 5 Jeff McMillan Announces He Will Not Seek Re-Election

UCDSB School Trustee for Ward 5 Jeff McMillan Announces He Will Not Seek Re-Election
Brockville – Dear Members of the Upper Canada District School Board Community: I have been asked to share with you that our Board’s Chair, Jeff McMillian, has announced he will not be seeking re-election for another term as a Public School Board Trustee. Mr. McMillan will complete his current commitments as a local trustee for Ward 5 (Brockville & Augusta Township) and Chair... Read More

Canopy Growth completes three year supply agreement with the Société des alcools du Québec

Canopy Growth completes three year supply agreement with the Société des alcools du Québec
SMITHS FALLS – Canopy Growth Corporation (“Canopy Growth”) (TSX: WEED) today announced that it has completed a three year supply agreement with the Société des alcools du Québec (“SAQ”) for 12,000 kgs of high-quality cannabis products. Securing this long term agreement marks another important step in preparing for a legal recreational market in the province of Quebec, and builds upon the letter... Read More

Rideau Valley Conservation Authority Watershed Conditions Statement: Flood Outlook

Rideau Valley Conservation Authority Watershed Conditions Statement: Flood Outlook
No Significant Flooding Anticipated from Developing Weather System Ottawa –  A weather system out of the mid-west U.S. has the potential to bring several forms of precipitation in significant amounts in to eastern Canada over the next week. Snow, rain and freezing rain may fall beginning tonight with showers or flurries. Tomorrow, rain is forecast to fall through the afternoon.... Read More

Chimo Elementary School Hosts UCDSB’s 2018 Regional Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition

Chimo Elementary School Hosts UCDSB’s 2018 Regional Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition
View the Facebook Video Here Smiths Falls – Chimo Elementary School was proud to host twenty-seven teams from nine schools across the Upper Canada District School Board on Wednesday for the 2018 Regional Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition. The sixth annual competition, held in partnership with the Thousand Islands Chapter of Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO), encouraged student teams to build small bridges out... Read More

Chimo Elementary School to Host UCDSB’s 2018 Regional Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition

Chimo Elementary School to Host UCDSB’s 2018 Regional Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition
Smiths Falls – Chimo Elementary School will host the 2018 Regional Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition on Wednesday, April 4, 2018, held in partnership with the Thousand Islands Chapter of Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO). The contest encourages student teams to build small bridges out of Popsicle sticks and glue, based on guidelines provided by PEO. Bridges are then “stress-tested” using a special hand-cranked machine... Read More

Highlights from March 28th UCDSB Board of Trustees Meeting

Highlights from March 28th UCDSB Board of Trustees Meeting
Click Here to View March 28th Board Meeting Agenda Brockville – Trustees with the Upper Canada District School Board (UCDSB) met on Wednesday, March 28th, 2018 to discuss several agenda items: Thousand Islands Elementary School Presentation: Principal Suzanne Morrison presented the Thousand Islands Elementary School Improvement Plan for Student Achievement and Wellness (SIPSAW). Morrison discussed ways the school is working to improve student... Read More

Chimo Elementary School to Host UCDSB’s 2018 Regional Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition Wednesday

Chimo Elementary School to Host UCDSB’s 2018 Regional Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition Wednesday
Smiths Falls – Chimo Elementary School will host the 2018 Regional Popsicle Stick Bridge Competition on Wednesday, April 4, 2018, held in partnership with the Thousand Islands Chapter of Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO). The contest encourages student teams to build small bridges out of Popsicle sticks and glue, based on guidelines provided by PEO. Bridges are then “stress-tested” using... Read More

RVCA: Below Average Spring Freshet Expected

RVCA: Below Average Spring Freshet Expected
  Ottawa –  Barring a rain event not presently in weather forecasts, it is appearing that the spring freshet of 2018 in the Rideau valley may have already occurred on March 2 as a result of the above normal temperatures in the latter half of February that removed all of the snow. The snow that fell after the early March... Read More

Happy Together! The Sixties and the Summer of Love Show coming up May 18th and 19th at the Station Theatre

Happy Together! The Sixties and the Summer of Love Show coming up May 18th and 19th at the Station Theatre
Smiths Falls – The Sixties and the Summer of Love will be centre stage at The Station Theatre featuring 50 years of flower power, Sgt. Pepper, and the best music of the 60’s including The Beatles, The Mama’s and Papa’s and Simon and Garfunkel, The Beach Boys, The Monkees, The Turtles and More! Jeff Scott & The Buddy Ray Vons bring... Read More

New OR Bed Provides for Even Better Orthopedic Patient Outcomes

New OR Bed Provides for Even Better Orthopedic  Patient Outcomes
Smiths Falls –  The Hana Bed is a state of the art operating room table that allows the patient to receive a total hip replacement that is minimally invasive when compared to the traditional procedure.  The table allows the surgeon to position the patient in such a way that no muscles are cut.  The surgeon can repair and replace from the... Read More