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5th Annual Brockville YMCA Fire Truck & Car Pull Held on October 19th – VIDEO

5th Annual Brockville YMCA Fire Truck & Car Pull Held on October 19th – VIDEO
Brockville – The 5th annual Brockville YMCA Fire Truck & Car Pull was held on Saturday, October 19th at the Y location on Park Street in Brockville. Fourteen teams competed this year, the most in the 5 year history of the event. This year’s winning team was team #2 from the Brockville Braves. Funds raised from the event goes to... Read More

Annual Brockville Rotary Food Drive Raises Over 25,000 lbs of Food – VIDEO

Annual Brockville Rotary Food Drive Raises Over 25,000 lbs of Food – VIDEO
Brockville – The annual Brockville Rotary Fall Food Drive in support of the Brockville & Area Food Bank brought in 25,755 lbs of food this year, pretty close to this year’s goal of 26,000 and much better than last years, which brought in 16,625 lbs. of food. However this year’s cash goal of $35,000 has not been met yet. They... Read More

Annual Brockville Culture Days Held This Past Saturday in Downtown Brockville – VIDEO

Annual Brockville Culture Days Held This Past Saturday in Downtown Brockville – VIDEO
Brockville – Brockville’s foremost community street festival celebrating art and culture in our community was held this past Saturday, September 28th in Downtown Brockville. Despite the rain for most of the day, quite a few people came out to explore the many facets of culture in our community. The free event featured dance, music, art, heritage, photography, community organizations and... Read More

Annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Run to Remember Stopped in Brockville on Friday Afternoon – VIDEO

Annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial Run to Remember Stopped in Brockville on Friday Afternoon – VIDEO
Brockville – The annual National Peace Officers’ Memorial ‘Run to Remember made it’s annual stop in Brockville this past Friday afternoon. Runners met up with local runners at Lyn Rd. and Highway #2 around 5:00pm, for the run into the city on King St to Court House, finishing up that leg of the run at Courthouse Green. There wasa brief... Read More

Ontario SPCA Leeds & Grenville Friends for Life! Walk™ held This past Saturday in Brockville – VIDEO

Ontario SPCA Leeds & Grenville Friends for Life! Walk™ held This past Saturday in Brockville – VIDEO
Brockville – The Ontario SPCA Leeds & Genville Animal Shelter held its annual Friends for Life! Walk™ this past Saturday, September 21st in support of local animals in need. The walk saw over 20 walkers with their canine friends walking through the Railway Tunnel and back and then a loop around Blockhouse Island. There was a tribute to a Brockville... Read More

Red, Hot & Blue Rockabilly Festival Starts Thursday and Runs Until Sunday in Brockville – VIDEO

Red, Hot & Blue Rockabilly Festival Starts Thursday and Runs Until Sunday in Brockville – VIDEO
Brockville – The Red, Hot & Blue Rockabilly Weekend gets underway this Thursday, August 29th and runs until Sunday, September 1st in the city. Hometown TV12 spoke with organizer Nathalie Lavergne about the annual festival. For more information and a complete lineup please visit: https://www.rhbweekend.ca/  Read More

New Head Coach For Brockville Braves – Former NHL’er Randy Jones – VIDEO

New Head Coach For Brockville Braves – Former NHL’er Randy Jones – VIDEO
In the photo from left to right: Braves co-owner Hani Greiss, Jason Hawkins, Randy Jones with daughter Anabell, & Braves co-owner/GM Dustin Traylen – Hometown TV12 Photo Brockville – At a press conference on Friday, July 5th the Brockville Braves organization announced that the new head coach for the Junior A team will be former NHL’er Randy Jones. Jones replaces... Read More

Local St. John Ambulance Volunteers Recognized for Outstanding Service on June 17th – VIDEO

Local St. John Ambulance Volunteers Recognized for Outstanding Service on June 17th – VIDEO
Brockville – Volunteers and community members from across Leeds‐Grenville and Lanark counties gathered in Brockville on Monday, June 17th to pay tribute to this year’s outstanding volunteers with St. John Ambulance Leeds, Grenville & Lanark Branch. The local branch held their 2019 Awards Ceremony at the Brockville Legion. Guest speaker for the night was City Councillor Leigh Bursey. “I’m delighted... Read More

More Sculptures Added to Underwater Sculpture Park Last Saturday – VIDEO

More Sculptures Added to Underwater Sculpture Park Last Saturday – VIDEO
Brockville – On Saturday, June 15th Save Ontario Shipwrecks (SOS) 1000 Islands added 5 more sculptures to the Brockville Under Water Sculpture Park. The new sculptures included six-foot hand, with a forefinger pointing the way to the water’s surface, a 1,500-lb., life-sized personal-watercraft replica, two large faces and a figure based on a sculpture found in a historic waterfront home.... Read More