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8th Annual Trainfest Rolls into Smiths Falls

8th Annual Trainfest Rolls into Smiths Falls
Gear up and get ready for the 8th Annual Smiths Falls Trainfest, August 26th and 27th at the Railway Museum. This action-packed, fun-filled weekend will feature train rides, kids activities, horse-and-wagon tours and so much more fun for the whole family! Check out the model trains and meet many great vendors and exhibitors from all over Ontario and Quebec! Join... Read More

Turkey and Train Rides this Thanksgiving at the Railway Museum

Turkey and Train Rides this Thanksgiving at the Railway Museum
What goes better with turkey than train rides? The Railway Museum of Eastern Ontario is serving up a Thanksgiving weekend like no other! Bring your friends and your out-of-town relatives for a special Thanksgiving train ride Rides will take place Saturday October 8th and Sunday October 9th from 11 am to 3 pm.  Climb aboard a 1940s caboose to discover... Read More

Smiths Falls Police Service: STEP Program for August

Smiths Falls Police Service: STEP Program for August
Hand Held Devices and the Law: Cellular telephones have quickly become a leading cause of car crashes. Distracted driving caused more deaths than impaired driving in 2013. Driver distraction is a factor in about 4 million motor vehicle crashes in North America each year. Studies have proven that drivers on a cell phone are four times as likely to be... Read More

Disgruntled Stunt Driver Calls 911

Disgruntled Stunt Driver Calls 911
LEEDS – A traffic stop in Rideau Lakes prompted a Toronto driver to call 911 to report that police had stopped him for speeding. On the 26th of May 2016 at about 10:30 PM a member of the Rideau Lakes Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police stopped a stunt driver on Highway 15 near Crosby. The driver was exceeding the... Read More

SIU Invokes Mandate in Fatal Crash Outside Smiths Falls

SIU Invokes Mandate in Fatal Crash Outside Smiths Falls
Case Number: 16-PVD-126 Mississauga – The province’s Special Investigations Unit is examining the circumstances surrounding the death of an 18-year-old man following a crash on Kitley Line 2 outside Smiths Falls. Preliminary information suggests the following: Just before 8:30 p.m. on May 19, an Ontario Provincial Police officer was travelling southbound on County Road 17 when he observed a vehicle... Read More

Parents as Partners Supporting Student Success Workshop in Smiths Falls on Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Parents as Partners Supporting Student Success Workshop in Smiths Falls on Tuesday, May 17, 2016
Smiths Falls – Parents are invited to an informative workshop Tuesday, May 17, 2016 designed to help them aid their children’s learning. The Parents as Partners Supporting Student Success event will take place from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Smiths Falls District Collegiate Institute, located at 299 Percy Street in Smiths Falls. Featured presentations include: Fostering a “Growth Mindset”... Read More