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38th Annual Terry Fox Run Held in Various Locations Through-out Leeds & Grenville on Sunday – VIDEO

38th Annual Terry Fox Run Held in Various Locations Through-out Leeds & Grenville on Sunday – VIDEO
Brockville – The 38th annual Terry Fox Run was held through-out Leeds & Grenville this past Sunday. Runs were held in Brockville, Delta, Elgin, Lanasdowne/1000 islands, Gananoque, Prescott, Kemptville, and Howe Island. The Brockville run started out at 1:00pm from Thousand Islands Secondary School with a lap around the TISS track lead by two bagpipers before heading out down Parkedale... Read More

2018 Parkinson SuperWalk Brockville Held Last Saturday – VIDEO

2018 Parkinson SuperWalk Brockville Held Last Saturday – VIDEO
Brockville – The 2018 Parkinson SuperWalk Brockville took place this past Saturday starting out from the Brockville Yacht Club. Participants had a chance to walk either 1KM and 3KM and run 5KM. The event raised $3,700. Parkinson SuperWalk is the largest nationwide fundraising event for Parkinson Canada. Approximately 10,000 people from coast-to-coast organize and take part in Parkinson SuperWalk. Since 1990,... Read More

Re-Dedication Ceremony Held for F-86 Sabre Jet Memorial in Brockville Last Friday – VIDEO

Re-Dedication Ceremony Held for F-86 Sabre Jet Memorial in Brockville Last Friday – VIDEO
Brockville – The re-dedication ceremony of Brockville’s F-86 Golden Hawk Sabre Jet Memorial was held on Friday, September 14th on Blockhouse Island in Downtown Brockville. A large crowd surrounded the war memorial for the ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of the original ceremony held on June 23, 1968 dedicating the retired jet as a war memorial. Members of the restoration... Read More

United Way of Leeds & Grenville Kicked-Off Their 2018 Fundraising Campaign Last Thursday – VIDEO

United Way of Leeds & Grenville Kicked-Off Their 2018 Fundraising Campaign Last Thursday – VIDEO
Augusta Township – The United Way of Leeds & Grenville kicked-off their 2018 fundraising campaign last Thursday, September 13th at a kick-off breakfast held at 1000 Islands Village in Augusta Township. There were guest speakers including two inspirational stories on how United Way has helped. They also announced their 2018 fundraising goal of $825,000. There were also a few cheque... Read More

Inspired For Life’s Putting the HEART into BROCKVILLE and Surrounding TOWNSHIPS Held This Past Sunday in Brockville – VIDEO

Inspired For Life’s Putting the HEART into BROCKVILLE and Surrounding TOWNSHIPS Held This Past Sunday in Brockville – VIDEO
Brockville – Sunday, September 9th was a day of Inspirations from the best of Brockville and the surrounding townships at the Inspire For Life’s Putting the HEART into BROCKVILLE and Surrounding TOWNSHIPS held at the Brockville Country Club. The event included over 70 exhibitors, with historic places to stay and visit; incredible artists, outdoor pursuits, alternative medicines, nutrition, exercise, healing... Read More

Annual Brockville Flying Club’s Fly-In Breakfast Held This Past Sunday – VIDEO

Annual Brockville Flying Club’s Fly-In Breakfast Held This Past Sunday – VIDEO
Brockville – The Brockville Flying Club’s annual Fly-In Breakfast was held this past Sunday at the Brockville-1000 islands Regional Tackaberry Airport in Tincap. Close to 18 different aircraft flew in from around our region for the breakfast. Over 300 people took in the event which gives the public a chance to get up close to some of the aircraft and... Read More

25th Anniversary of Friends of Palliative Care Golf Tournament Raises $275,000 Last Week – VIDEO

25th Anniversary of Friends of Palliative Care Golf Tournament Raises $275,000 Last Week – VIDEO
Brockville – The 25th anniversary of the Friends of Palliative Care Golf Tournament raised $275,000, held last Wednesday at the Brockville Country Club. The largest fundraising golf tourney in the area exceeded its goal of $250,000, all in support of the Brockville and District Hospice Palliative Care Service at Brockville General Hospital. It is the second largest amount raised in... Read More

Canine Watersports Canada Hosted Their 2018 Dock Jumping Championships This Past Weekend in Brockville – VIDEO

Canine Watersports Canada Hosted Their 2018 Dock Jumping Championships This Past Weekend in Brockville – VIDEO
Brockville – Canine Watersports Canada hosted their 2018 Canadian Dock Jumping Championships this past weekend at Hardy Park in Brockville. The event began on Friday and wrapped up on Sunday with the finals. It featured four deciplines Jump, Toss, Grab and Lure. The championship finals were held at 3:00pm on Sunday afternoon, which wrapped up their 2017-18 season. The 2018-19... Read More

2nd Annual Country in the Park Raises Over $5,000 for CPHC – VIDEO

2nd Annual Country in the Park Raises Over $5,000 for CPHC – VIDEO
Athens – The second annual Country in the Park in support of Community & Primary Health Care (CPHC) was held this past Saturday at Centennial Park in Athens. Around 230 people took in Saturday’s charity event that ran from 11:00am to 9:00pm. It feature performances by Jordy Jackson, Danny Sylvestre, Craig Curtis, Brea Lawrenson, Julie Serre de St Jean, Angie... Read More