A Town with a big heart

Maureen and Terry McCleery had been going to Tim Horton’s at the Kemptville Mall for years, part of the local flavour of the coffee...

Burritt’s Rapids Bridge to be closed for eight months

The swing bridge over the Rideau Canal at Burritt’s Rapids will be closed for renovations from the first week in October, until possibly May...

Spend this Canada Day in the Village of Merrickville!

The Village of Merrickville will be celebrating Canada Day on Sunday, July 1, 2018. Make sure you plan to come early and spend the...
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Requiem for a small town: the decline of Kemptville

by Woody Armour In the recent past, Kemptville had a small brickworks factory, a small pipe factory, a milk plant, a creamery, a maple syrup...

The Secret Sisters of Kemptville

Ever since I moved my office into the downtown core, a group of ladies caught my attention. Every now again, I would drop into...

Letter to the Editor – from NG Council

Disclaimer We wish to assure readers that the following letter is genuine, not a parody, joke, or satirical. It is only and completely the work...
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When a winning candidate is a loser

by David Herman Every candidate for public office should have a statement: “I’m running because…”, that clearly lays out the candidate’s reasons for running. History...

The Story of Wellington Road

by Doreen O’Sullivan Once upon a time, many years ago, there was an old dirt lane that ran along the old railway line from Bridge...

Not on the radar

by Deron Johnston I sat down with a downtown Kemptville resident this week in a local coffee shop. I asked him what subject was important...
Prescott St, Kemptville, looking North

Looking back ‑ How times have changed

by Ralph Raina I thought the readers might be interested in a bit of nostalgia about the town of Kemptville. Rudi Finzel and I have...
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