—————– A HEAT WARNING is still in effect for Brockville – Prescott, Gananoque – Mallorytown, Merrickville-Wolford – Kemptville, Westport – Charleston Lake, Smiths Falls – Lanark, and Morrisburg – Dundas. —— Significant heat and humidity continues. ——-  Daytime temperatures in the low to mid thirties with humidex values of 40 or higher will continue today. Little relief is expected again tonight as temperatures will only fall to the low to mid twenties with humidex values remaining near 30.  ———————————————
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1000 Islands Regatta Receives $27,433 through Celebrate Ontario Grant

1000 Islands Regatta Receives $27,433 through Celebrate Ontario Grant
BROCKVILLE – Ontario’s Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport Lisa MacLeod joined Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes MPP Steve Clark joined organizers of the 1000 Islands Regatta’s at their opening ceremonies Saturday, to announce the event will receive $27,433 through the Celebrate Ontario program this year. Also on hand for the announcement were Leeds-Grenville-Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes MP Michael... Read More

Smiths Falls Gives Generous Gift to City of Brockville

Smiths Falls Gives Generous Gift to City of Brockville
Brockville – Smiths Falls is providing a bell to go back to the entrance of the Brockville Railway Tunnel. A heartwarming gesture and collaboration between neighbouring cities, turning a disheartening incident into a positive story. “The City of Brockville expresses its sincere thank you to Mayor Shawn Pankow and the Town of Smiths Falls as well as the Railway Museum of Eastern... Read More

Brockville Museum’s Next Talk and Tea to Feature Brockville’s Confectioneries: Feb 14th, 2019

Brockville Museum’s Next Talk and Tea to Feature Brockville’s Confectioneries: Feb 14th, 2019
Brockville – Next week’s Talk and Tea at the Brockville Museum will be held on February 14th. Given that it is Valentine’s Day, it would seem somehow appropriate that the topic is Brockville’s Confectioneries. Admission to Talk and Tea is only $5 per person, with a discounted rate of $3 for friends of the Brockville Museum members. This includes tea... Read More

Thrifty’s In Tincap Celebrates Grand Re-Opening Saturday

Thrifty’s In Tincap Celebrates Grand Re-Opening Saturday
Brockville – Thrifty’s in Tincap marked the end of a chapter today as staff closed their doors for the last time in the Hillcrest Plaza location. Saturday morning, staff will open the doors to a bright new location just 500 feet down the road where they will celebrate their grand re-opening and welcome the community in to visit. This popular thrift... Read More

Brockville Police News for January 19th, 2018

Brockville Police News for January 19th, 2018
Brockville – Brockville Police News for January 19th, 2018. Bail Violator wanted A 47 year old Brockville man is wanted for violating his bail conditions after his surety reported to police that he was violating his conditions by not remaining inside the residence. Yesterday morning shortly after 10 a.m. Brockville Police received a call from the man’s surety to attend her... Read More

Opposition Leader Andrew Scheer visits Brockville January 20

Opposition Leader Andrew Scheer visits Brockville January 20
Brockville – Members of the public are invited to meet Official Opposition Leader Andrew Scheer when he visits Brockville Saturday, January 20. Scheer will hold an informal “meet and greet” at the Brockville Convention Center from 11 am to 12:30 pm. “The event is free to the public,” explains Leeds-Grenville – Thousand Islands and Rideau Lakes Conservative Association President Michael... Read More

Brockville Police Reports for January 2nd, 2018

Brockville Police Reports for January 2nd, 2018
Brockville – Brockville Police Reports for January 2nd, 2018. Nails left in driveway A 28 year old Brockville woman had a little more than snow in her driveway when she returned home Monday morning. At 10 a.m. Brockville Police received a call from a Bartholomew Street resident reporting that someone had thrown a bunch of nails and screws on her driveway... Read More

Brockville Police Reports for January 1st, 2018

Brockville Police Reports for January 1st, 2018
Brockville – Brockville Police Reports for January 1st, 2018. Happy New Year! The Brockville Police Service attended  two separate calls in relation to domestic violence complaints during the New Years patrol. In one case it involved  a local 21 year old couple  where the complaint was an altercation with  no injuries being observed or reported.  The male was arrested for... Read More

Kawartha Credit Union improves the culture in the Brockville General Hospital’s environment with a presentation of $5,000

Kawartha Credit Union improves the culture in the Brockville General Hospital’s environment with a presentation of $5,000
Brockville – On Wednesday, October 25, Kawartha Credit Union (Brockville Branch) presented a cheque for $5,000 to the Brockville and District Hospital Foundation for the purchase of an osimi-electric blood pressure monitoring machine. “At Kawartha Credit Union, we have a Community Involvement Program that supports the four pillars of the community and one of them is health,” said Brockville Branch... Read More

The Lighter Side: How children perceive their Grandparents

The Lighter Side: How children perceive their Grandparents
1. I was in the bathroom, putting on my makeup, under the watchful eyes of my young granddaughter, as I’d done many times before. After I applied my lipstick and started to leave, the little one said, “But Grandma, you forgot to kiss the toilet paper good-bye!” I will probably never put lipstick on again without thinking about kissing the... Read More