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First LG Small Business & Trade Show Held This Past Friday & Saturday – VIDEO

First LG Small Business & Trade Show Held This Past Friday & Saturday – VIDEO
Prescott – The first annual LG Small Business & Trade Show held this past Friday and Saturday at the Leo Boivin Community Centre in Prescott was a huge success. Organizers say that there were 284 people taking in the show on Friday evening and another 562 on the Saturday. There were 76 vendors on display over the two days including... Read More

8th Annual Kinsmen Pizza Challenge Raises $10,500 Last Saturday Evening – VIDEO

8th Annual Kinsmen Pizza Challenge Raises $10,500 Last Saturday Evening – VIDEO
Brockville – The Brockville Kinsmen Club raised $10,500 to be split between 7 local charities at this past Saturday’s 8th annual Pizza Challenge. The fundraiser saw close to 180 people come out to the St. Lawrence College pub on Saturday evening to taste pizzas from 8 local pizzerias, Bernie’s Big Slice; Boston Pizza; Little Caesars; Luna’s; Pizza Hut; Pizza Unlimited;... Read More

5th Round Participants of Starter Company Plus Program Graduate – VIDEO

5th Round Participants of Starter Company Plus Program Graduate – VIDEO
From left are Jeanette Johnston, the centre’s business development coordinator, and Wendy Onstein the centre’s lead consultant and manager with some of the recent graduates, Mark Beacock, Theo Graham, Jennifer Winter and Natalie Sobhie. – Hometown TV12 News Photo Brockville – The 5th round of participants of the Starter Company Plus program hosted by the Leeds Grenville Small Business Enterprise... Read More

Fulford Academy Now Offering Day School, Coding Camps for Local Students – VIDEO

Fulford Academy Now Offering Day School, Coding Camps for Local Students – VIDEO
Brockville – Since opening its doors in 2002, Fulford Academy has been welcoming students from around the world, initially as an English Language boarding school and now as a grade 6-12 school leading to the Ontario Secondary School Diploma. Responding to an opportunity to provide a private school option in the area, Fulford Academy began offering day school for local... Read More

$2,500 Raised at 15th Annual Ontario SPCA Leeds & Grenville Animal Centre Polar Bear Plunge – VIDEO

$2,500 Raised at 15th Annual Ontario SPCA Leeds & Grenville Animal Centre Polar Bear Plunge – VIDEO
Brockville – The Ontario SPCA Leeds & Grenville Animal Centre held their 15th annual Polar Bear Plunge at Centeen Park in Brockville on New Year’s Day, Tuesday. Some 30 people braved the cold wind and temperatures to polar bear plunge for the animals at the OSPCA Leeds & Grenville Animal Centre, raising $2,500. As well a large crowd was out... Read More

2019 Brockville Mayor’s Levee Held on January 1st – VIDEO

2019 Brockville Mayor’s Levee Held on January 1st – VIDEO
Brockville – Brockville welcomed 2019 with the annual New Year’s Day Mayor’s Levee held on Tuesday at City Hall. On hand was the Mayor Jason Baker, along with city Councillors, MP Michael Barrett, MPP Steve Clark and United Counties of Leeds & Grenville Warden, Pat Sayeau. As well, local volunteer Mary Bernard was honored during the levee for her “world-class... Read More

Annual December 6th candlelight vigil held last Thursday – VIDEO

Annual December 6th candlelight vigil held last Thursday – VIDEO
Brockville – The annual December 6th vigil in honour of the victims of the Ecole Polytechnique massacre and local victims of gender-based violence was held on Thursday, December 6th on Blockhouse Island in Brockville. The event was held at the women’s monument on blockhouse Island, hosted by the Victims Issues Coordinating Committee and the Leeds & Grenville Interval House in... Read More

Brockville Winter Classic Weekend Hosted 6 Boston Bruins Alumni on Sunday! – VIDEO

Brockville Winter Classic Weekend Hosted 6 Boston Bruins Alumni on Sunday! – VIDEO
Brockville – Six NHL Legends from the Boston Brunins Alumni were in Brockville this past Sunday for a Meet & Greet Hot Stove Pub Night hosted by the Brockville Winter Classic Weekend. NHL Hall of Famers Joe Mullen and Raymond Bourque were joined by David Shaw, Andrew Raycroft, Bob Sweeney and Al Iafrate. They started out surprising the Brockville Braves... Read More

“Gord Brown Memorial Hockey Night in Leeds Grenville Raises $83,728!” – VIDEO

“Gord Brown Memorial Hockey Night in Leeds Grenville Raises $83,728!” – VIDEO
Gananoque – The United Way Leeds & Grenville teamed up with the Gord Brown Memorial Canada 150 Outdoor Rink Project to offer hockey enthusiasts an opportunity to raise money to help make the late MP Gord Brown’s vision of a healthy community come to life. They came through with flying colours raising $83,728! The funds were raised through a combination... Read More

YMCA of Brockville and Area Honours Local Peacemakers Recently – VIDEO

YMCA of Brockville and Area Honours Local Peacemakers Recently – VIDEO
Brockville – During the week of November 17 – 24, YMCA Peace Week, the YMCA of Brockville and Area, together with YMCAs across Canada, celebrate the presence of peace in our communities, and reflect on the peace building work that happens all year both inside and outside the YMCA. A special highlight of this week is the presentation of YMCA... Read More